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Brexit campaign group, Leave.EU, found guilty of illegal spending

Elena Cotton
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Campaign group, Leave.EU have been fined £70,000 for illegal spending during the EU referendum campaign. The group failed to report £77,380 worth of campaign spending, taking them 10% over the legal spending limit. Chief Executive of Leave.EU, Liz Bilney, has been referred to the police following an investigation into the spending scandal. The group was […]

Universities can no longer ban controversial speakers

Elizabeth Whittingham
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Here is everything that you need to know about the university free speech pledge. It appears that universities may no longer be allowed to ban speakers which they deem controversial from either practising peacefully on campus or holding university talks- any universities that continue to do so could face a fine. These new plans come […]

Is racism a growing issue in UK universities?

Elizabeth Whittingham
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Back in February, the internet expressed its shock at a video tweeted by Nottingham Trent University Student Rufaro Chisango. Is racism in UK universities a growing problem? The video, taken by Chisango, consists of students chanting racist remarks outside her door- which she had to lock for safety reasons. Chants such as ‘f**k the blacks’ […]