LUU News

Welcome to LUU News

Want to find out what's going on in LUU at the moment, who your heroes of the week are and how to stay connected? You've come to the right place.

The LUU Weekly News is posted as an article on this page. There's an archive of previous newsletters in word format for you to look through too, just in case you missed any.

We also post our 'Five Things for a Friday' newsletter for some extra tips and recommendations from us.

You can catch up on the Virtual Huddle to get a round up of what teams are up to and see who our Heroes of the week are. 

Take a look at the monthly update from your Chief Exec to keep in touch with what is going on across LUU. 

This month Aidan is updating on: 

Click here to watch.

Don't forget to keep checking our LUU Cultural Calendar, which includes key international and national events alongside LUU staff events, socials and dates for your diaries.

If there’s anything you’d like to see added, please get in touch with the People Team via 

LUU Weekly News

Monday 8 July

Check out the LUU News for Monday 8 July:

Hero of the Week- Nominations

We received the following nominations for Hero of the Week:

Tia Chippendale, Lukas Winterburn, Hannah Coste, Joblink Team, Cafe's Team, Coop Team, Hannah Coste, Nathan Town, Ryan Massey, Graham Wootton, Lucy Hart and David Rawson.

Congratulations! To find out why they were nominated, click here.

You can nominate anyone in the organisation here, by contacting, or by sharing in the Huddle on Monday mornings. 

Submit your nominations here.

Hero of the Month- May Winners

Congratulations to Emily Haigh, Marija Verpetinskaite and Ben Burnside  who have been randomly selected as our Heroes of the Month from our weekly heroes!

 You will be receiving a £10 voucher from Prezzee through to your @leeds or @luu email address. If you have not received this voucher, please email

Five Things on a Friday

Looking for our Staff Handbook?

All our staff policies can be found in the Handbook which is available to view here.

Looking for Covid-19 related Communications?

All our communications relating to to our Business Return Plan, Organisational change, and support for those working from home and on Furlough can be found on our Covid-19 pages.