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Daily Archives: 12th October 2011

All The Way Home at The Lowry

Not going all the way

Review: All The Way Home at The Lowry


Lost World Competition

Win tickets to a unique screening at Cornerhouse

Former student sentenced to three years in jail after armed robbery on store he used to work in. Photo: Gordon Joly

Debt-ridden former student robs store he used to work at

Former student with debts of thousands of pounds robs £20,000 of cash from store he used to work at

The admissions office at Oxford University fell into chaos when prospective students were allowed to email everyone on a mailing list. Exchanges between applicants soon escalated to abuse

A million unwanted emails sent after Oxford admin blunder

Microsoft blocked all mail from university accounts for a week when an admin mistake left people with over 400 unwanted emails each

Lecturers from the University of Glasgow on strike in March this year

Lecturers threaten to strike over pension dispute

The average lecturer could lose £100,000 during the course of their retirement, under new plans

The university offered undergraduate and postgraduate degrees validated by the troubled University of Wales.

650 pupils stranded as university goes bust

– Foreign students left stranded after sudden closure of University of Wales affiliated college.
– Bailiffs arrive just hours after closure is announced