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Monthly Archives: August 2016

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Manchester City 1-0 Steaua București (6-0)

Manchester City saw off Steaua București in their Champions League qualifier at The Etihad Stadium, to land themselves a spot in the Champions League proper

Manchester RAG's four awards from the National Student Fundraiser Awards Photo: Manchester RAG

Manchester RAG win ‘RAG of the Year’

Manchester RAG win four awards at the National Student Fundraising Awards including RAG of the Year

Photo: Harry Newton

Manchester City: Season Preview

Football is back, and Manchester City have a new man at the helm. We preview their season ahead, looking at Manchester United and other competitors.

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United Player Ratings: Manchester United vs Southampton

Zlatlan brace and 8’s all over as Manchester United took on Southampton for their first home game of the season.

UCL, Cut the rent

NUS officially joins rent strike campaign

The NUS has pledged to facilitate student rent strikes to combat the ‘exploitative’ nature of university accommodation

Photo: Maggie Stiefvater by Stephen Voss

Elizabeth Gibson meets Maggie Stiefvater

Elizabeth Gibson quizzes Young Adult superstar Maggie Stiefvater on art, mythology, books and bagpipes

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Season Preview: Manchester United

Manchester United have prepared well for the 2016/17 season, but how will things look on the pitch?

Photo: Harry Newton

Manchester City 2-1 Sunderland

Manchester City’s opener of the season ended in a win for new manager Pep Guardiola.

Photo: BBK Live (Javier Rosa)

Festival: Bilbao BBK Live

Set in the beautiful hills above Bilbao, BBK lived up to all our expectations

Photo: Novel Experiments In Living

Fringe Preview: Novel Experiments In Living

A writer and his writer’s block are about to embark on their biggest adventure yet, the Edinburgh Fringe

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How will this summer’s politics affect students?

The summer has been dramatic, and has dropped most of the UK into uncertainty, universities and students included

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Boomtown is becoming Boomcity…

The Hampshire festival cannot stop booming…