Expenditure reports ‘should be compulsory’ says West Midlands MEP

In the wake of accusations that Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) are cashing in on generous European expenditure allowances, West Midlands MEP Nikki Sinclaire has called for more openness on the use of funds.

Operation Trojan Horse: Continued doubts

Over the last few weeks, a number of allegations have been made about the involvement of authorities in Birmingham schools, in the implementation of a ‘jihadist plot’

UoB Students Run in Elections at NUS Annual Conference

University of Birmingham students are attending the National Union of Students' annual national conference this week.



The referendum that no one knows about

Did you know we have a chance to get rid of Guild Council and rethink how students can control our university lives?


The Fall of Maria Miller: A Turning Point for our Democracy?

Several questions emerge in the wake of Miller’s resignation: the actions taken by those on social media- are those a blueprint for a form of recall elections or something of the sort?

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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

What do students on campus really think about Guild Elections?

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Key Trends at Coachella

The festival of all things beautiful, where warm sunny weather is guaranteed and mud is a foreign concept


Review: Kate Moss for Topshop

Jorge gives us his thoughts on the latest collection by Kate Moss for Topshop


Oscars Round-Up

Our (belated - apologies) feature rounding up the Oscar winners. Illustration by Hayley Allanson.