Xīnnián hǎo


Decorations made by Dining Hall Staff

Continuing our programme of themed weeks celebrating different cultural festivals and celebrations, February 1st marks the start of Chinese New Year or Lunar New Year. Traditionally, celebrations last for 16 days; it is believed that celebrations bring good fortune.

2022 is the Year of the Tiger People born in the year of the Tiger are considered to be brave, competitive, unpredictable and confident. The year 2022 is considered an unlucky year to be born into, but wearing red socks will help Tigers ward off misfortune it is believed!

Dining Hall Staff