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Sport | Cup semi-finals to provide top BUCs action

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While BUCs seasons began to draw to a close last week, there is still plenty of sport to enjoy on campus this week. In an all-Northern 1A clash, the women’s lacrosse team face the side with whom they drew on points at the top of the league. However, Durham took … Read More

TV | BBC vs ITV – The big debate

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Late in 2013, a Chinese newspaper, the Global Times, ran an editorial saying that Britain was “no longer any kind of ‘big country’, but merely a country of old Europe suitable for tourism and overseas study, with a few decent football teams.” The newspaper forgot to mention the contribution that … Read More

Music | Album review – Major Lazer

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Major Lazer Apocalypse Soon 3/5 Apocalypse Soon carries on Diplo’s mantra of making his music “feel like a party”, and if the island-inflected and insanely fun Free The Universe was the main event, then one year later this EP is the after party that just won’t end. These days it could be argued … Read More

Blogs | How to Keep Male Students Looking and Feeling Great

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How to keep male students looking and feeling great: Men have a problem at public urinals, fact. It’s a self-image thing, the cause of undue worry, stress and insecurity amongst large numbers of males. Such insecurity in any body of students can be severely detrimental to performance and I believe, … Read More

Sport | Between the Lines – Pardew's at it again

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BTL has been spoilt for choice this week as the world of football has shown its more vicious side with a cavalcade of incidents, illegal activity and ill thought out comments. The place to start has to be Newcastle. Just what exactly was Alan Pardew thinking when he headbutted David Meyler? His … Read More

Comment | Union must sever G4S ties

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G4S is a company that feeds off the misery of the disempowered for the benefit of the strong. One of the biggest private security firms in the world, G4S has grown to be the premier thug-for-hire company both in the UK and internationally. The British based security company’s list of abuses … Read More

Clubs | Weekly Chart

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Photo: AQNB     Escar – ‘With You’ [Origami Sound’ Deep, engrossing techno, well suited to nocturnal headphone listening. Owiny Sigoma – ‘Yukimwi’ (Bludd Relations RMX) [Brownswood] Hazy, sun-drenched rework of the thumping afrobeat original. Murlo – ‘Daybreak’ [Boxed] Sweeping violin samples fused with cutting bass, Murlo’s sound stays as … Read More

Comment | Nurses not 'failing the vulnerable'

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As a second year student nurse I was disappointed at the article ‘Cruel nurses are failing the vulnerable.’ 18 months into my degree I have had the privilege of caring for many patients both in hospital and in their own homes. I have been required to measure the vital signs of … Read More

News | Student dies from drugs cocktail

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Students have been expressing their grief following the death of a final year Dentistry student. An inquest into the suddent death of Mariam Ali Shaabam Hussain Khesroh found she had taken a concoction of ketamine and heroine. Ms Khesroh’s body was found outside a house in Harrogate where she had … Read More

News | Student trapped in library

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A female student was locked inside the Edward Boyle for over an hour last Friday. A second year English student, told LS he had come to drop off some books at 8pm unaware the library was closed when he noticed the girl on the other side of the glass doors, … Read More