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Maxime Leigh-Wood

We are very sad to inform you that Maxime Leigh-Wood, who was a student in the School of Sport, Exercise and Health Sciences, has died.

Our sincere condolences go to Maxime’s family. We also know that many of you on campus knew them well, and our thoughts are with you at this difficult time.

If you would like some support or just to talk, Student Services can be contacted on 01509 222765 or by emailing Our advisors are providing support in-person, by telephone or via MS Teams so you will be able to talk to someone if you want to.

We also have some online resources that can help and you can also access Togetherall.

Chaplains are available to offer care and bereavement support to all staff and students 24/7 by calling 01509 223743. You can also visit the Centre for Faith and Spirituality if you would find comfort in talking with a chaplain; no appointment is needed. 

If you’re a member of staff, the Employee Assistance Programme is available as well to provide support to you if you need it.