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Album Review: The Maine – You Are OK

Boy Sentenced to 18 Years in Prison Following Selly Oak Stabbing

Why You Must Stop Everything and Watch Fleabag

Single Review: Bastille- Doom Days

Birmingham MP Addresses Homeless Crisis in Commons

Rhiannon Wood reports on Liam Byrne MP's speech in the House of Commons where he read out the names of 22 homeless people who have died in Birmingham since 2017


UoB Research Cuts Branded a ‘Betrayal’ by Academic Staff

The College of Arts and Law (CAL) has proposed to cut down the time academic staff spend on research, which one lecturer has branded a ‘betrayal’ by the University of Birmingham


Birmingham MP Turns Down UoB Honour Due to Living Wage Controversy

The Labour MP for Hodge Hill, Liam Byrne, has rejected an Honorary Senior Research Fellowship from the University of Birmingham because the University does not have an official living wage employer status


Comment

POP CULTURE

Journalistic Integrity and Our Clickbait Culture

Catrin Osborne discusses the inappropriate use of clickbait in the reporting of suicide, arguing for journalistic integrity to improve


POLITICS

Stop Recycyling Excuses and Introduce a Plastic Tax

Nathan Clarke argues that it is time for the UK to introduce a plastic tax


Features
Campus Sport

SLIDER (SPORTS)

xpLosION 2018: Birmingham Lions Lose Out To Swansea Titans

Sport's Ben Garrett reports on the biggest night in the Birmingham Lions' calendar

SLIDER (SPORTS)

Kick-Ass! Competition Success For UoB Kickboxers- Part 4

Sport writer Kieren Williams reports on the UoB Kickboxing Team's latest competition successes in a four-part special for Redbrick Sport, in Part 4, he reports on the evening of finals for UoB

SLIDER (SPORTS)

Kick-Ass! Competition Success For UoB Kickboxers- Part 3

Sport writer Kieren Williams reports on the UoB Kickboxing Team's latest competition successes in a four-part special for Redbrick Sport, in Part 3, he rounds up some impressive performances for the Middleweight Women

Latest Posts

ALBUM REVIEWS

Album Review: The Maine – You Are OK

The Maine traverse exciting new territories on their latest album 'You Are OK', Redbrick Music Writer Ellie Jeffery reviews

FEATURE

Why You Must Stop Everything and Watch Fleabag

TV Editor Morgana Chess praises Fleabag's astounding comedic genius and ability to frankly and honestly depict millennial life

SINGLE REVIEWS

Single Review: Bastille- Doom Days

News Editor Tom Leaman reviews Bastille's newest single 'Doom Days', anticipating the band's next album

Redbrick Photography and Illustration

Redbrick Awards 2018

Comment were the big winners at 2018's Redbrick Awards, picking up the coveted prize for 'Best Section' during the celebrations at Highbury Hall

By Redbrick on 19th August 2018
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Alumni Sportsday 2017

Redbrick's photographers were out in force to capture some of the action on Alumni Sportsday