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Millennials and the Autumn Statement: How Will It Affect Us?

Wednesday 23rd November saw the publication of the annual Autumn Statement, giving Philip Hammond his first opportunity as Chancellor to address the question of what steps the government will take to prepare for the post-Brexit British economy.

Number of LGBT Students Living in Fear of Hate Crime Rises 95%

A recent inquest by Emerald Life has revealed that more than a third (37%) of LGBT university students live in fear of hate crime. This is almost double the number reported in 2015

NUS Claim 15,000 ‘United for Education’ At National Demo

News reporter John Wimperis went to London for #Nov19 to report on the 15,000-strong UCU and NUS National Demo that protested against racism, austerity, and rising tuition fees



Twitter and Politics

Comment editor, Kamila Geremek, explores the conflict between free speech and a rise in hate speech on Twitter


A Distaste for the Emoji

Comment Editor, Aamina Siddiqi, shares her distaste for the emoji, and how she's at odds with seemingly everyone about it

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UoB Boat Club: The Season So Far…

Will White and Tania Griffin provide the details about what the UoB Boating Club have been up to this semester


Spotlight On: Gymnastics

Online editor Nicola Kenton, went along to the Birmingham Open - a gymnastics competition hosted by UoB - to learn more about the club


BEDsoc FC Come Out on Top in sEll Classico

Redbrick FC's Conrad Duncan reports on the latest match in UoB's mixed six-a-side league, against arch-rivals BEDSoc

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Christmas in Iran

Travel writer, Sahar, unveils the beauty of visiting Iran at Christmas


Josh Franceschi vs. Ticket Touts

Hannah Strong praises the efforts of You Me At Six frontman to stop third party ticketing websites buying and selling tickets for profit


50 Years of Star Trek

TV critic Bea Harvie looks back at the 50 years of Star Trek, exploring just why it is such a success

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xpLosION 2016

Birmingham Lions took on the Bath Killer Bees for the 12th xpLosION in a close-fought match, ending 10-7 to the visitors

By Redbrick on 19th November 2016
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Walkabout’s Refurbishment

Walkabout bar, on Broad Street, underwent a £450,000 refurbishment. The makeover saw the exterior and interior of the bar redecorated. Reporter, James Moore, attended the grand opening.