Freddie Herzog
A third year History student - currently Online News Editor and co-managing editor of the Sunday Edition at Redbrick Newspaper. Recently completed a week's work experience with The Times in London

News review #2 – City Centre protest

News Editor Patrick McGhee and Online News Editor Freddie Herzog review Redbrick’s coverage of the City Centre protest against council cuts. Follow us on Twitter @RedbrickNews for all the latest news from the University of Birmingham and the Guild of Students.

Posted on 8th February 2013

City Council cuts protest

A group of protesters, including a number of students from the University of Birmingham, took occupation of the balcony of Birmingham’s Council House ahead of tonight’s...

Posted on 4th February 2013

General Meeting: Interview with the chair (Andrew Vallance-Owen)

Why was there a vote on the adjournment of the General Meeting? There was a vote on the adjournment of the General Meeting because the President proposed a procedural motion, follo...

Posted on 1st February 2013

General Meeting: Statements

Guild of Students: Official Statement Last night (Monday 28th January) the General Meeting (GM) of the University of Birmingham Guild of Students took place at 6pm in the Avon Room, University campus

Posted on 1st February 2013

Investigation underway amid voting concerns

An investigation is underway following concerns that proxy votes for the Monday evening’s General Meeting were being mishandled by members of the Guild of Students

Posted on 29th January 2013

General Meeting: allegations of proxy vote manipulation

Update at 19:00 The general meeting has been adjourned following a vote: 119 votes for, 80 votes against, 3 votes abstained

Posted on 28th January 2013

General Meeting

Accusations of mishandling of proxy votes ahead of this evening’s General Meeting

Posted on 28th January 2013

Sabbatical Officer mid term review

Click the arrows to open responses David Franklin, President ↓ Manifesto Point 1 -BETTER EntertainmentWe’ve got comedians lined up to perform and aLive is launching soon...

Posted on 18th January 2013

Flooding, the Mayan prophecy and Strictly Come Dancing

Flooding hits again The UK has been struck by severe flooding, in particular South-West England and parts of Scotland and Wales

Posted on 23rd December 2012

RON beats Vice President of Education in NUS delegate election

Re Open Nominations (RON) has beaten the Vice President of Education, Simon Furse, in the recent NUS delegate election with the Vice President of Sport, James Hughes, coming out top.

Posted on 11th December 2012

Kate hoax call, the Autumn statement and UKIP’s surge

Kate hoax call A nurse at London Hospital, after taking a hoax call in regards to the Duchess of Cambridge, was found dead on Friday 7th December

Posted on 9th December 2012

News Editors needed

We are looking for two new news editors – if you would like to apply then please email news@redbrick

Posted on 26th November 2012