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    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

    Written by Tom Leaman on 1st December 2018


    University Staff and Police Interview: Selly Oak Crime

    In response to a recent knife crime on Heeley Road in Selly Oak, News Editor Tom Leaman spoke to key members of UoB staff and University Police Officer Charlie Richards about safety issues affecting students

    Written by Tom Leaman on 31st October 2018


    Guild Launches Selly Express Bus

    A new shuttle bus service was launched on Monday 15th October following student outcry at the level of crime in Selly Oak

    Written by Christina Manns on 28th 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

    Written by Liam Taft on 17th October 2018


    Guild Addresses Selly Oak Crime with Student Forum

    The Guild of Students Officers, alongside Police Constable Charlie Richards from the West Midlands police and representatives from the University, held a forum at the Guild Council Chambers addressing crime in Selly Oak

    Written by Aneesa Ahmed on 15th October 2018


    Officer Question Time: Meet Your New Officers

    On Monday evening, the Full-Time and Part-Time Officers of the Guild of Students held their first Officer Question Time event of the year in the Guild Council Chambers

    Written by Megan Stanley & Sophie Woodley on 13th 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

    Written by Liam Taft on 9th October 2018


    Police Charge 15-Year-Old Boy After Selly Oak Stabbing

    West Midlands Police have released confirmation that they have charged a 15-year-old boy with attempted murder following the stabbing on Heeley Road in Selly Oak on Sunday morning

    Written by Tom Leaman on 9th October 2018


    Rightmove Embroiled in ‘Sex for Rent’ Phenomenon

    On 25th July, students discovered an advert on Rightmove for a two-bedroom house in Selly Oak for female students 'with reduced rent' for 'special favours'.

    Written by Sophie Woodley on 7th August 2018


    Selly Oak and UoB Campus hit by Flash Flooding

    Outgoing Deputy Editor Kirstie Sutherland reports on the flash flooding that hit Selly Oak at the end of May.

    Written by Kirstie Sutherland on 18th June 2018


    Keiller Warns of Fake Fab Tickets

    Following a spate of hoax ticket-buyers operating primarily on the ‘Fab N Fresh - New’ Facebook page, which has around 24,000 members, Guild President Ellie Keiller shared a post on the page to warn university students from buying tickets for events from people they do not know using bank transfers.

    Written by Tom Leaman on 9th June 2018


    Campus and Selly Floods: Live

    Written by John Wimperis, Phoebe Radford, Grace Duncan, Erin Santillo & Emily Roberts on 27th May 2018
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