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    Party Conference season: What’s in it for me as a young person?

    Redbrick's Education correspondent, Duncan Kenyon reports on the Party Conference in relevance to students and young people.

    Written by Duncan Kenyon on 17th October 2014


    NUS announce support for free education demonstration

    A National Demonstration for free education, due to take place in central London on Wednesday the 19th November, obtained the support of the National Union of Students.

    Written by Lucy Moseley on 9th October 2014


    Cable predicts rise in tuition fees under Conservative Parliament 

    Liberal Democrats expect the Conservative Party to raise fees to £15,000 in a future Government.

    Written by Sabrina Dougall on 8th October 2014


    David Cameron: ‘Let’s abolish long term youth employment forever’

    The Conservative Party conference, which lasted from September 28 to October 1 in Birmingham’s ICC centre, ended with David Cameron stating ‘If you put in, you should get out’

    Written by Duncan Kenyon & Chris Harris on 5th October 2014


    Labour Party wants to give ‘all young people a shot in life’

    Labour Party proposes £8 minimum wage by 2020 and aims to help young people in getting on to the property market.

    Written by Tara Dein & Duncan Kenyon on 25th September 2014


    Student labels Trojan Horse investigation a ‘witch hunt’ in TV debate

    A UoB student has labelled the Trojan Horse investigation a ‘witch hunt’ in a BBC News special debate.

    Written by Sabrina Dougall on 10th September 2014


    NUS Votes to Support Suspended Students

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

    Written by James Phillips on 4th August 2014


    Glasgow 2014: 21 UOB students from past and present selected

    UBSport are proud to announce that the 2014 Commonwealth Games will see 21 UOB current students and alumni representing their respective countries at the games.

    Written by Vedika Bahl on 24th July 2014


    UBSport places 3rd in the UK at BUCS Awards 2013-14

    UBSport excelled at the BUCS Awards 2014, placing 3rd in the overall league and several teams and individuals crowned as champions. Vedika Bahl reports.

    Written by Vedika Bahl on 24th July 2014


    Cabinet reshuffle: Analysis

    Education Correspondent Duncan explores the impact of Cameron's latest shake-up

    Written by Duncan Kenyon on 24th July 2014


    Remembering Stephen Sutton

    Redbrick remembers Stephen Sutton, the teenage cancer patient from the Midlands whose story inspired the nation.

    Written by Lucy Moseley on 6th June 2014


    Students Vote in EU and Local Elections

    On May 22nd students at the University of Birmingham were given the chance to vote in two elections to Birmingham City Council and to the European Parliament.

    Written by Duncan Kenyon on 26th May 2014
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