Green Party: Young people ‘bear the worst of austerity Britain’

The Green Party opens the political party conference season with pledges to raise the minimum wage and a celebration of an increased number of young members

NUS Votes to Support Suspended Students

The National Union of Students votes to approve a motion supporting three University of Birmingham students.

UoB ranked highly in World Rankings

The University of Birmingham has featured amongst Oxford and Cambridge in a league table compiled by The Daily Telegraph of the best global UK universities.



The Rise Of The Hobgoblins

Recently, I stopped paying attention to the news, and started looking at how it’s being framed


ISIS – The Unsolvable?

I’m not claiming to have solutions to these problems, but I do see a clear cross roads where British foreign policy interests, the holy grail of ‘community cohesion’ and the valve disaffected British Muslims like Nasser Muthanna could have used to fulfill their hopes of meaning in life were perfectly overlapped

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Lifesaving club crowned 2014 Student National Champions

Andrew Bentley and Rebecca Park report on a record breaking day as the University's Lifesaving Club take home the 2014 National Championships.


Injury mars title decider

Aman Harees reports as Birmingham narrowly miss out on promotion despite beating top of the table Nottingham Trent.


Birmingham power past Durham into the last eight

Birmingham men’s 2nds hockey team put five past Northern 1A leaders, Durham 2nds, to progress to the next round of the cup. After an even first half Brum went through the gears in the second half and ran out comfortable winners in terrible conditions at Bournbrook

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Exclusive: Meet the cast of ‘The Bridge’

Redbrick Film interviews the cast of the upcoming student film ‘The Bridge’ directed and produced by University of Birmingham student Cassiah Joski-jethi. Screening is on Saturday 29th March at the Chaplaincy. Video by Julia Yan, Charlie Moloney and Molly Garfoot ©RedbrickMultimedia

By Julia Yan, Molly Garfoot & Charlie Moloney on 27th March 2014
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Comment On: Guild Elections

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