Ladies of Leeds


Rachael, 21, Final Year French
What’s your favourite piece of clothing today?
My dress is from zara, I really like the uniqueness of the sleeves – it’s floaty – very 70s!

What is your favourite album?
A tribe called quest – newest album called “we got it from here”, it has such a great vibe to it. I’m obsessed.

What is the best place to get food in Leeds?
Mr Mackerel Kirkgate Market – it’s such a hidden gem, it’s fresh food for a low price


Alice, 21, Third Year Physics

What’s your favourite piece of clothing today?
My boots definitely because I can go everywhere with them, I wear them all the time – they don’t break and they’re comfortable. I feel like everyone has that one pair of reliable shoes and these are mine!

What is your favourite album?
It is ‘Midgard’ by a band called Faun. It’s like pagan folk, I absolutely love it because I’m very into nature and I’m quite spiritual so I love the vibe of it

What is the best place to get food in Leeds?
Trinity Kitchen for sure! Because it has so much vegan stuff (I’m vegan, not because of being healthy it’s mainly because of the way we industrially produce milk and stuff) but Trinity Kitchen offers so many good dishes


Mizuki 22, Aoki 21, both graduates of English
(had to come back to Leeds for the week because they love it so much)

What’s your favourite piece of clothing today?
Our coats – we got them in Japan! So comfortable and stylish.

What is your favourite album?
We listen to J- pop together, it’s very popular in Japan – band called Back Number (the love songs are great to listen to)

What is the best place to get food in Leeds?
Picture house in Hyde Park is our favourite place because there are big portions of Sunday dinner.


Amy 18 English and Education, Kate 19 Law, both Freshers

What’s your favourite piece of clothing today?
Kate: i like my jacket -easy to wear I wear it all the time! Especially like the pop of colour Amy: same my jacket I wear a lot.

What is your favourite album?
We’ve not stopped listening to Ed Sheeran’s new album called divide – happier or get away girl are our faves!

What is the best place to get food in Leeds?
Zaap Thai near Belgrave. Such good value, massive portions and Thai food is so good.


Zara, 19, Cultural & Media Studies, Second Year

What’s your favourite piece of clothing today?
My sweatshirt even though you can’t see it that well – it’s from New Look. It’s super warm & comfy but at the moment it’s too cold not to wear a coat over it!

What is your favourite album?
Stormzy’s new album called GS&P – It’s just full of absolute bangers. I love Stormzy!

What is the best place to get food in Leeds?
Head of Steam – it’s in Headingly, it’s a really cool place with such a nice atmosphere

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