11 Things That Only Students Who Lived In Lucia Foster Will Understand
If you had the pleasure of living in Lucia Foster Welch, then you will understand the good, the bad and the ugly side of LFW.
1. The freighter train wake up call
If you lived in Hudson House, you were often woken up at 5AM from the freighter trains, it’s almost like listening to birds chirping in the morning.
2. The walk home from Oceana
Walking the mile and a half back from Oceana after a night out, face covered in McDonalds, was far from pleasant.
3. Living the furthest away from campus
Lucia Foster is about a 15 minute walk on a good day, so trecking to Uni at 8:30 knowing your other course mates hadn’t even woken up always left you feeling bitter.
4. The laundry room
The laundry room at LFW are like saunas, it’s always busy, and someone always sat uncomfortably close to you.
5. Morning meetings with Chantry bridge
Climbing Mt Chantry bridge guaranteed to ruin your day before it had really even started, especially with a hangover!
6. The Car Park
LFW’s car park is huge and you’ve discussed with your mates what sort of club you would convert it into at least once.
7. Living on the 7th floor
Nothing was more annoying than having to trek down several flights of stairs to collect your Dominos pizza.
8. Hudson House being the party house
You’ve spent plenty of hours trying to piece together your night the morning after a legendary Hudson party!
9. The lifts breaking down
The lifts in LFW are notoriously awful and you have fond memories of being trapped in there with the drunks.
10. #LFW trending on Twitter
We’ve all seen the hashtag LFW trending and whilst you thought that your uni halls were famous for a moment, you quickly realised that it meant London Fashion Week.
11. Your fresher’s experience being completed
You left LFW with your head held high knowing you had the authentic fresher’s experience.