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Oxford Playhouse begins major refurbishment

Oxford Playhouse begins major refurbishment

23rd Jul 2014 by Stan Lalanne
Oxford’s busiest theatre has begun a three year modernization project
Oxford Fossil Free: divestment is "an ethical duty"

Oxford Fossil Free: divestment is "an ethical duty"

15th Jul 2014 by Ellen O'Neill
The student campaign for fossil fuel divestment has submitted a report to the University in support of a...
Wadham cancels plan for vegan-only meals

Wadham cancels plan for vegan-only meals

11th Jul 2014 by Stan Lalanne
Wadham College has reversed the result of a controversial joke SU motion which resolved to only provide vegan meals...
Oxford academic criticizes badger cull

Oxford academic criticizes badger cull

10th Jul 2014 by Stan Lalanne
A leading academic has branded pilot badger culls an 'epic faliure'
Christ Church newlyweds achieve internet fame

Christ Church newlyweds achieve internet fame

4th Jul 2014 by Tom Calver
Honeymoon photo receives over 10,000 likes after “shotgun” wedding
Oxford University societies win national awards

Oxford University societies win national awards

30th Jun 2014 by Stan Lalanne
Oxford Ice Hockey Trust and Oxford Guild receive awards at the 2014 RBS ESSA conference
Union candidates disqualified for electoral malpractice

Union candidates disqualified for electoral malpractice

21st Jun 2014 by Nick Mutch
Presidential candidate Sunny Jain is banned from standing in future Oxford Union elections as OUSU VP Sarah Pine and...
Union President will not be charged

Union President will not be charged

18th Jun 2014 by Cherwell News Team
The Police and the Crown Prosecution Service say they will be taking no further action against Ben Sullivan
Lisa Wehden wins Union presidency

Lisa Wehden wins Union presidency

14th Jun 2014 by Tom Hall
Wehden beats Sunny Jain and Chris Frost to Presidency amidst low voter turnout and ballot problems
Students in 27 hour human trafficking protest

Students in 27 hour human trafficking protest

13th Jun 2014 by Rowan Borchers
Christian student group JustLove protest 27 hours for 27 million victims of human trafficking
University in £10 million IT system overspend

University in £10 million IT system overspend

13th Jun 2014 by Alex Stronell
Academics criticise mismanagement of budget 'blunder' amidst oversight committee response
Summer Eights 2014

Summer Eights 2014

9th Jun 2014 by Esther Hodges, Charlie Atkins
Cherwell interviews rowers and spectators at the last day of Summer Eights 2014
Peaceful vigil outside the Union

Peaceful vigil outside the Union

8th Jun 2014 by Rosie Petersen, Zabrina Lo, Lily Taylor
Cherwell reports on a peaceful vigil which took place outside the Union last week, entitled 'Take every rape...
Corpus Tortoise 2014

Corpus Tortoise 2014

6th Jun 2014 by Fatima Fekaiki Al-Kassab, Charlie Atkins
Cherwell joined the crowds at this year's eagerly awaited Corpus Tortoise race, speaking to students and...
Worcester victorious at Corpus Tortoise race

Worcester victorious at Corpus Tortoise race

5th Jun 2014 by Charlie Atkins
Tortoises storm to victory at race held in aid of OUSU's Mind Your Head campaign
Hertford MCR and JCR Presidents living rent free

Hertford MCR and JCR Presidents living rent free

5th Jun 2014 by James Rhodes
An ongoing debate at Hertford over the provision of free rooms to the MCR and JCR presidents has generated discussion
Trashing supplies website trashes its criticism

Trashing supplies website trashes its criticism

5th Jun 2014 by Esther Hodges, Tom Hall
Team behind student-run website trashing.me defend 'symbolic and integral practice' of trashing after exams
Students demonstrate in protest against new Spanish king

Students demonstrate in protest against new Spanish king

5th Jun 2014 by Alex Stronell
Spanish republicans marched through Oxford on Monday following abdication of Spanish king
Campaign Against Human Trafficking

Campaign Against Human Trafficking

5th Jun 2014 by Niluka Kavanagh, Zabrina Lo
Cherwell speaks to the organisers of the Oxford Women Speak Out against human trafficking campaign, which took place...
Union panel discussion cancelled as only one person attends

Union panel discussion cancelled as only one person attends

29th May 2014 by Tom Hall
A panel discussion on stalking and harassment led by experts had to be postponed until next term after only one...
OUSU homelessness survey measures student attitudes

OUSU homelessness survey measures student attitudes

29th May 2014 by Tom Calver
An OUSU survey has found that the majority of Oxford students know very little about how to help the homeless in Oxford