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Appy Days at Reading! Must-have apps from the RUSU Officers

App Days at Reading!

Here is a list of the five Full-time Officers' must-have apps on their phones. We used them throughout our degrees and wanted to share them with you to help improve your experience.

Got an app that you use all the time? Let us know! Just email president@rusu.co.uk

Hold - make it happen

Collect points for not using your phone and unlock great rewards. The rewards include cinema tickets, raising money for mental health charities and other exciting prizes! This means you can spend more time studying, AND win rewards!

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Calm Harm

This app is recommended by NHS professionals. Calm Harm provides tasks to help you resist or manage the urge to self-harm. It is based on the principles of an evidence-based therapy called Dialectical Behavioural Therapy (DBT).

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what3words

The world has been divided into grid squares with a 3 word address. This is a really simple way to describe your location, particularly in an emergency.

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Love Clean Reading

A quick and simple way to report anything that is not quite right in your area, e.g. litter, environmental issues and abandoned items.

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re3cyclopedia

This app contains waste information for the area you live in, including bin collection dates, recycling centres and bulky waste.

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Giki

Reduce your environmental impact one step at a time! Get informed and know the impact of your UK supermarket products.

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Olio

Reduces food waste, saves you money, benefits the community!

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COMPARASAURUS

This App compares prices of supermarket goods to find the cheapest price for branded goods.

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BBC Good Food

This App shares all sorts of recipes, including recipes for a wide range of abilities in the kitchen.

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One You Couch to 5K

Helping you to get fitter at your own pace, regardless of your ability!

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Depop

Cheap clothes, great finds, reduces fast fashion.

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TOTUM

The no.1 UK student discount card and app from 10% off at Co-op to cheaper Union tickets!

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