The Mancunion

Britain's biggest student newspaper

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Burnham announces Graduate Retention Plan

The Labour Mayoral election candidate announced the key student policy at his manifesto launch

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Interview: Andy Burnham MP

After announcing his manifesto for Greater Manchester Mayor, Fuse TV and The Mancunion sat down with the Labour candidate to ask how his administration will impact students and graduates in Manchester

Sir Alex Ferguson, Photo: Alex Whitcomb

Alex Ferguson presents leadership awards in Manchester

The Launching Leaders programme gave its first awards at the Catholic Chaplaincy on Friday

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Manchester refute claim that Vice-Chancellor is highest expenses claimant

The Sunday Times reported that Dame Nancy Rothwell’s expenses are the highest among UK university chiefs, as well as revealing that Vice-Chancellors had claimed expenses for bottles of water and slices of cake

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University of Manchester Students’ Union backs BDS

After the Students’ Union voted to endorse the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions campaign, The Mancunion looks into the debates surrounding the movement

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University of Manchester’s Students’ Union Senate Liveblog

Keep up to date with what’s happening at tonight’s Senate meeting

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SPOTY: Rio 2016 athletes dominate shortlist

14 of the 16 nominees for the BBC award competed at this year’s Olympic or Paralympic games

Photo: Joseph Laithwaite

Revolution Champions League opens in Manchester

The National Cycling Centre saw Revolution premiere their newly upgraded format

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Video refereeing in football is long overdue

Football will join cricket and rugby in using video replays in decisions in 2018

Elia Viviani of Team Sky, Photo: chrsjc@flickr

Preview: Revolution Champions League

After 13 seasons in Manchester, Revolution cycling is back for a revamped series this Friday and Saturday

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Inquiry adds to Olympic Stadium woes

Fan violence and spiralling conversion costs have drawn widespread criticism

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Manchester lose Varsity: as it happened

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