Falmouth & Exeter Students' Union news

Alumni Offer Student Volunteers a Boost!

FXU is delighted to receive £2,000 in a successful bid to the University of Exeter’s Alumni Annual Fund.

 
Accreditation update

Congrats to Volleyball, EcoSoc and Flicka, who are the top-rated Sports Club, Society and Volunteer Project following the latest round of accreditation.

 
Robin Fisher to swim across the English Channel for charity
Robin Fisher

Robin Fisher is training to swim the English Channel between 23–28 August 2019 to fundraise in aid of Rethink mental illness charity and in memory of his brother John.

 
Five student groups shortlisted for national awards

Massive congrats to the Beach Clean Project, Penryn Produce, Marine Watch, RAD and Eco Soc who have been shortlisted for National Society Awards.

 
FXU Fusion place third at Nationals

Last weekend, Fusion Cheerleading made their debut as a competitive team at Future Cheer UK University Nationals in Manchester’s Central Arena.

 
A team effort to help clean up the streets of Falmouth

Students and local residents came together last weekend (26 January) to clean up the streets of Falmouth.

 
Student Community Wardens win Special Recognition Award

On Monday 14 January, the Student Community Warden team attended the Harbour Lights 2019 Community Hero Awards, where they were presented with a Special Recognition Award.

 
CSM Sport: A force for good

With a 130-year legacy, it is no surprise that sporting success from Camborne School of Mines continues to this day. Following Combined Universities in Cornwall and the following creation of the Students’ Union, 12 of the affiliated sports clubs continue to hold the CSM brand and coat of arms.

 
Drink spiking awareness

We've heard concerns from students regarding drink spiking. If you think you have been spiked, we advise you to report it immediately so that you can be tested. Here is some official advice from Devon & Cornwall Police.

 
Launch of Student Community Warden Scheme

A new team of Student Community Wardens has been recruited to patrol residential areas of Falmouth, helping to support good community relations and neighbourly behaviour.

 
Get your TOTUM card

Did you know you can save on dozens of top brands with a TOTUM card? Formerly NUS Extra, the card gains you discounts at Zizzi, ASOS, Jack Wills, Co-Op, on magazine subscriptions, plus money off your tech, insurance and travel!

 
Cornwall Accessibility Guide

A group of students have come together to create a guide