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Bottling success – Catfish and the Bottlemen wow with ‘The Balcony’

Bottling success – Catfish and the Bottlemen wow with ‘The Balcony’

2014 has definitely been the breakout year for now-four piece Catfish and the Bottlemen. Between their 30-odd festival appearances, multiple video releases, earlier and upcoming tours and the impending release of debut album The Balcony,…

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Investigation: Oxford students speak out about porn habits

Investigation: Oxford students speak out about porn habits

At the beginning of 2014, Pornhub, one of the world’s largest porn websites, released statistics that revealed the most popular search terms countries and cities within the United…

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Concerns over Oxford University building development

Concerns over Oxford University building development

Thames Water has raised concerns over Oxford University’s development plans. A £45m research building may be held back by fears…

Merton retakes Norrington top spot

Merton retakes Norrington top spot

Merton has reestablished its reputation as Oxford’s brainiest college by taking the top spot in this year’s Norrington Table. St…

Oxford students’ living costs amongst the highest

Oxford students’ living costs amongst the highest

In a recent Telegraph article, Oxford University freshers’ bills were found to be amongst the highest in the country. The…

Oxford comes 9th in Shanghai uni rankings

Oxford comes 9th in Shanghai uni rankings

Oxford has won joint 9th place in the ARWU Rankings, moving up one position since last year. Oxford was the…

Welcome 2014 freshers

Welcome 2014 freshers

Congratulations to all 2014 Oxford freshers on your A-Level results. OUSU have produced a welcome video for the incoming 2014…

Shakira sings praises of Oxford a capella boys

Shakira sings praises of Oxford a capella boys

Pop star Shakira has praised Oxford a cappella group, Out of The Blue, on Twitter. Shakira tweeted “hey @ootboxford we…

Union President Sullivan not charged

Union President Sullivan not charged

The CPS and Police have decided not to charge Union President Ben Sullivan for rape. Sullivan was arrested for rape…

Union hacks clash over electoral malpractice

Union hacks clash over electoral malpractice

Seven electoral tribunals have been launched amidst accusations of rule breaking in the aftermath of last Friday’s Union elections. The allegations of electoral malpractice,…

Wehden elected Union President

Wehden elected Union President

Lisa Wehden  has been elected President of the Oxford Union with a margin of 82 votes. Wehden, a 2nd year…

OULC electoral college to be split by gender

OULC electoral college to be split by gender

The University’s Labour Club is set to split members into two electoral colleges based on their self-identified gender for voting…

OUSU’s “divisive” actions under scrutiny

OUSU’s “divisive” actions under scrutiny

A top OUSU committee has delivered a mixed verdict on the work of officers this year, claiming that one should…

OUSU President opposes proposed DSA cut

OUSU President opposes proposed DSA cut

OUSU President Tom Rutland has joined the growing opposition to the government’s proposed cut to the Disabled Students Allowance. In…

Google maps your punt

Google maps your punt

Google Maps has this week introduced punting as a recommended mode of transport around certain areas of Oxford. The move…

Standing for Freedom protest in Bonn Square

Standing for Freedom protest in Bonn Square

Charitable Oxford students stood in the city centre for 27 hours straight to raise awareness of an anti-human trafficking charity…

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Who made it to the Mercury shortlist?

Who made it to the Mercury shortlist?

It’s the most respected music honour in Britain which divides everyone from fans to critics to bands. No, we’re not…

The best of Damien Rice

The best of Damien Rice

2014 has been the year that every musician you thought had disappeared announced that they were back. From Kate Bush…