Megan Stanley

Major Party Manifestos 2017: What Are the Policies for Students?

News give a simple guide to the main policies for students from the UK's 5 major parties, ahead of the June 8th General Election

Posted on 31st May 2017

Theresa May Questioned over Higher Education Policy

Prime Minister Theresa May is facing scrutiny after failing to address a tuition fee questions during a speech on the campaign trail

Posted on 3rd May 2017

Conservative Candidate For Edgbaston Named As Caroline Squire

The Conservative Party have announced that Caroline Squire will be running to become the MP for the Edgbaston constituency in June’s election

Posted on 1st May 2017

Secondary School Teachers Have an Impact on Further and Higher Education Applications

Over 4000 students from over 600 schools across England completed a detailed questionnaire every year between 2003 and 2010 for the study

Posted on 13th April 2017

Birmingham School Budgets to Be Cut by £20 Million

It has recently been reported that budget cuts to Birmingham schools could get worse

Posted on 13th April 2017

Vulnerable Tenants Lose Out For Midlands Housing

A recent study by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors has indicated that rising rents and benefit cuts are pushing vulnerable tenants out of the West Midlands housing market

Posted on 3rd April 2017

University of Birmingham Staff Ballot Members on Strike Action

News' Megan Stanley reports on possible strike action from Birmingham University College Union at UoB

Posted on 30th March 2017

West Midlands Police Under Fire After FGM Tweets

Police have been criticised after controversial tweets about FGM were sent from the West Midlands Police Twitter account

Posted on 22nd March 2017

Study Reveals University’s Effects on School Friendship

A study by the University of Oxford has found that leaving home to study at university has a dramatic impact on secondary school friendship groups

Posted on 11th March 2017

Redbrick News Investigates: UoB Student Mental Health

News Reporter Megan Stanley investigates student mental health at UoB and how useful the University's services are

Posted on 11th March 2017

Live Coverage: Guild Election Debate 2017

Live coverage from the Redbrick News team of the 2017 Guild Elections Debate

Posted on 24th February 2017

Storm Doris Hits Selly Oak

News' Megan Stanley reports on the disruption caused by Storm Doris in Selly Oak and across Birmingham and the country

Posted on 23rd February 2017