Tom Leaman, Author at Redbrick | University of Birmingham
Second-year History student, 2018-19 News and Elections Editor, 2019-20 Editor-in-Chief Elect.

Twitter: @tomleaman_

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

Posted on 13th April 2019

100 Years of British Airways

News Editor Tom Leaman looks back at the last hundred years of British Airways and peeks ahead at the next

Posted on 19th March 2019

Humanity Must Overcome Anger

News Editor Tom Leaman discusses the recent revoking of Shamima Begum's citizenship, and whether it was the most humane and democratic thing to do

Posted on 18th March 2019

Guild Elections 2019: The Results

Elections Editor Tom Leaman brings the results and reactions from this year's Guild Elections results night, held on Saturday 2nd March

Posted on 13th March 2019

Guild Elections Results 2019: LIVE

The Redbrick News team are providing live coverage of this year's Guild Elections results night

Posted on 2nd March 2019

Guild Presidential Debate 2019: LIVE

The Redbrick News team bring live coverage of this year's Guild of Students Presidential Debate as part of the 2019 Officer Elections

Posted on 26th February 2019

Guild Elections 2019 Candidates: President

In the run-up to their campaigns going live, Elections Editor Tom Leaman interviewed this year’s Guild President candidates to learn more about their manifestos

Posted on 25th February 2019

13-Year-Old Boy Admits Role in UoB School Stabbing

A 13-year-old boy has taken responsibility for his part in a triple stabbing outside the University of Birmingham School, which happened in December

Posted on 24th February 2019

Ellie Simmonds Dives Into Commonwealth Committee Role

Ellie Simmonds has joined a Commonwealth Games Committee that has pledged to 'deliver an outstanding Games' in Birmingham in 2022

Posted on 11th February 2019

My Favourite Place in the World: Lauterbrunnen

News Editor Tom Leaman shares his favourite place in the world

Posted on 6th February 2019

Selly Express: It’s Time to Put Student Safety First

News Editor Tom Leaman discusses how the future of the Selly Express, a system designed to support student safety, is being called into question in light of recent comments from the University

Posted on 28th January 2019

Redbrick News Investigates: Student Safety in Selly Oak

Amidst the controversy of student safety in Selly Oak, News Editor Tom Leaman investigates if UoB students have a cause for concern

Posted on 1st December 2018