Ellie Robson


Anti-abortion protests

Students of Cardiff University were welcomed into the new semester by anti-abortion activists who had set up a demonstration outside their Students’ Union. This is the fourth demonstration of this kind in recent weeks at the university. The protests have stemmed from a vote held by the university’s Students’ Union in November 2019, which declared…


Disadvantaged students at top universities

Top universities in England have been told to significantly increase their places for disadvantaged students. The Office for Students has stated that they want the “access gap” between poorer and wealthier students to be split in half by 2025. Whilst the number of students in the country has increased, the proportion of disadvantaged students at…

Arts, Venue

Exciting times ahead…

I’m looking forward to an update about Doors of Stone by Patrick Rothfuss. It’s the third and final instalment of the Kingkiller Chronicles, which began way back in 2007 with The Name of the Wind. The second novel in the trilogy, The Wise Man’s Fear, was released in 2011, and fans have been itching for…

Music, Venue

YouTube Musicians

YouTube is the platform with something for everybody. Whether you’re into gaming and tech, fashion and make-up, or those weird ASMR videos that I don’t quite understand, the video-sharing site has content to offer. Music videos are among the most popular on the platform. 2017’s hit ‘Despacito’ is the most viewed YouTube video to date,…

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September 2021
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