An empty house is an easy target for would be burglars. Before you go, make sure you:
If you’re driving home for Christmas, make sure you’ve checked your car before you go (fluid levels, petrol, tyres). The weather at this time of year is unpredictable; make sure you pack a drink and some non-perishables as well as a blanket.
Christmas is a time to relax and let your hair down…especially as you have been studying hard for the past few months. Follow these tips for a safe night out:
For all the fun and festivities of the holiday season, for many it can be a time of loneliness or anxiety. If you find Christmas difficult, remember to:
The Wellbeing Services’ Self-Help page provides a number of useful resources for more information, advice and support during the festive season.
Finally, be proud of everything you have achieved this term and remember to set aside some time to rest and recuperate before the New Year.
You can find more safety advice that applies to all seasons on the Student Safety webpages.