'It's party central': the Bristol residents fed up with noisy student neighbours

‘Pre-loading’ students are causing sleepless nights in the handsome Victorian villas of Redland

Derrick Collier was feeling a little weary. “It’s party central around here. The students are taking over,” he said. “Last night two girls were hammering on the front door of the house opposite me at 3am for half an hour. It’s hard to get back to sleep after something like that.”

Collier won’t bother contacting the authorities about his ruined night. “I could spend my whole life reporting incidents,” he said.

Related: Bristol University pays for late-night police patrols targeting noisy students

Continue reading...