The Mancunion

Britain's biggest student newspaper

Alex Whitcomb

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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

Photo: Cil Barnett-Neefs

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

Photo: Alicia Love

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

FT: UoM 5 MMU 10

Sir Bradley Wiggins racing in 2012. Photo: Laurie Beyler @Flickr

What are TUEs?

Alex Whitcomb explains what Therapeutic Use Exemptions are and why recent leaks of athletes’ TUE use have caused so many problems

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New EFL Trophy hit by #BTeamBoycott

As the tournament enters its second round next week, the League will hope for fewer empty seats and fan protests

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Manchester: The home of British sport

Freshers and returning students are now living in a city with unparalleled sporting credentials