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Liam Taft
News Editor and Third Year English Student.

Twitter: @liam_taft_

UoB Students in Bottom 10 for Student Spending

The National Student Money Survey 2018 has found that students at the University of Birmingham spend less money than students at most other universities in the UK

Posted on 18th October 2018

Students Take a Stand Against Selly Oak Crime

The Guild of Students Officer Team have demanded that the University of Birmingham take more action to protect students living in Selly Oak

Posted on 17th October 2018

Fake Taxi Driver Jailed for Raping Student in Selly Oak

An unlicensed taxi driver has been jailed for nine years after he raped a Birmingham student in Selly Oak

Posted on 9th October 2018

Live: Officer Question Time

Posted on 8th October 2018

Two Students Stabbed with Needles on Nights Out in Freshers’ Week

The separate incidents occurred at Rosies on Thursday and Fab on Saturday

Posted on 4th October 2018

An Exclusive Look At The Green Heart

The University’s controversial Green Heart project, which is currently under construction on campus, is on track to open in early 2019

Posted on 22nd September 2018

Dear White People and The Power of Student Journalism

News Editor Liam Taft reflects on how student journalism is used in attempt to combat racism in Netflix's Dear White People

Posted on 17th September 2018

UCAS Drops Requirement for University Applicants to Declare Convictions

University applicants are no longer required to declare their criminal records as part of their applications, UCAS revealed on Tuesday.

Posted on 9th June 2018

More Support for Vocational Students Needed

Half of white working-class and black British students in the UK gain university places with vocational qualifications, but new research argues that more support is needed in order for more students with BTEC or equivalent grades to access higher education places.

Posted on 3rd March 2018

Guild Presidential Debate: Live

Live coverage from the Redbrick News team of the 2018 Guild Presidential Debate

Posted on 26th February 2018

Meet the Candidates: Postgraduate Officer

News' Liam Taft discussed manifesto policies with the Postgraduate Officer candidates ahead of their public release

Posted on 26th February 2018

Graduate Employers Target UoB

The University of Birmingham (UoB) has come second place in a new league table revealing the universities who are most frequently targeted by employers in the UK.

Posted on 14th February 2018