Liam Taft, Author at Redbrick | University of Birmingham
Liam Taft
News Editor and Third Year English Student.

Twitter: @liam_taft_

Redbrick News Investigates: Fuel Poverty In Selly Oak And Harborne

Redbrick conducted a survey and spoke to students, a local MP, and Welfare and Community Officer Izzy Bygrave to learn more about the issue of fuel poverty in the areas surrounding the University

Posted on 30th December 2018

Live: Officer Question Time

Posted on 3rd December 2018

Aston University to use CCTV in Lecture Theatres

Aston University has turned to CCTV to manage 'immature' and 'disruptive' incidents in lectures

Posted on 17th November 2018

UoB Student Goes Viral After Rolling Her Eyes at Nigel Farage

Harriet Ellis’ eye-roll has gone viral after she appeared in the audience for Channel 4’s Brexit debate

Posted on 8th November 2018

The Gender Recognition Act & Why It Must Change

Liam Taft, James Law & Finn Humphris discuss the Gender Recognition Act's impact on transgender individuals, and how the mainstream media has let the trans community down

Posted on 26th October 2018

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