There are few topics that university students won’t weigh in on. David Cameron is both a Bullingdon boy and a political juggernaut. Sports initiations, depending on your point of view, are either orgies of misogyny and dangerous drinking, or harmless fun. Political correctness has been taken too far or not far enough. And yet there […]
The X Factor is returning to Exeter for open auditions on the 28th of April. The auditions are open for all and will be taking place at the Princesshay in the city between 10am and 5pm. Students are encouraged to audition for a chance to appear on the show’s 13th series.
It’s 2016 and the world has never had as many slaves as it does today. 35.8 million people are estimated to be living in conditions of slavery, often trapped in the underground world of forced labour. That world generates $31.6 billion of profit each year. The issue is by no means relegated to war-torn countries and […]
This Saturday 31st October, a gallery in Exeter will be exhibiting the artwork of young Syrian refugees. The exhibition, named ‘From Syria with Love’ will be on show for one day only at the Art Gallery at 89 South Street. Organised by University of Exeter Syrian student, Baraa Ehsaan Kouja, there is to be around […]
A man, named Jerzy Chelminiak, has been banned from campus after admitting that he had exposed himself inappropriately to students. Exeter students registered a series of complaints in November last year about the 60-year-old, later conceding that his actions were designed to cause alarm or distress. Chelminiak was spotted openly flashing his genitals at students by […]
Hundreds are expected to gather outside Exeter Cathedral on Saturday 12th September in support of refugees. Two hundred people have signed up to the event within 48 hours of it being created, with the rally supporting local charity ‘Refugee Support Devon’. This show of compassion comes in the midst of the escalating European refugee crisis, […]
Exeter city centre has been the focus of a potential bomb scare after police were alerted to two suspicious packages found in the city. St. Sidwell’s School and Exeter Mosque were evacuated while a bomb squad carried out investigations, with the evacuation area extending as far as the city bus station. Following the discovery of […]