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21 Reasons Why Freshers’ Fest 2016 at The University of Reading Was Incredible

It was two weeks of fun as a new bunch of freshers were released onto Reading town. Sit back, relive the memories, and see just why Freshers’ Fest 2016 was the best.

1. Every club was packed. 

There were freshers’ everywhere.

2. Seriously, seriously packed.

Two weeks and going on… #freshers #entourage #uniofreading

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3. And everyone was really excited for the beginning of uni. 

4. The fancy dress was fierce.

Super heroes vs. Villains #batwoman #devil #freshers #readinguni

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5. And people put in so much effort. 

Those face paint skills tho.

Zoo 🐅 (Before a fresher carried me home)

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6. Things got seriously messy. 

Foam party was soooo good🍹💃🏼

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7. And the UV party was wild. 

UV night was quality 🎉 #freshers #readinguni #uvpaint #paintparty

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8. People weren’t always on their best behaviour. 

9. But made so many new friends. 

#squadgoals

10. ❤️

Where's wally👫 #readinguni #freshers #bridges #barnes #BG.2

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11. Halls pride was on point, with some going green for St Pats.  

#djbattle

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12. Whilst others were Straight Outta Sherfield.

Straight Outta Sherfield #CrazyMotherfuckaNamedIceCube #freshers #survivedweek2 #straightouttacompton

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13. Of course, there was a lot of dancing. 

80's Night @ Matchy B went off!!! #freshers #mylittlefreshers #jcr #readinguni

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14. Even JCR leaders and freshers’ angels were partying hard.

15. We got to experience a brand new venue.

As Public opened its doors for all the freshers.

Super fresh freshers 😴

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16. And lots of post-club takeaways.

17. The fortnight made us all realise just how great uni life is.

radgies X

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18. Everyone was buzzing to be independent and parent-free.

We ♥️ where's wally

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19. Which for many meant being a bit drunk.

Apparently when I'm drunk my eyes fail to function properly

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20. And generally just having an amazing time.

Representin' Roundwood✌ #proudrps

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21. So, if it wasn’t for the hangover and freshers’ flu combo, you’d do it all again right now.  

Best two weeks ever. Bring on next year 🎉🎉