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i editor Oly Duff thinks we should bring in votes at 16 PHOTO: The Independent

Interview: i editor Oliver Duff

Do you think print journalism is still relevant to young people? Absolutely. We all have a huge choice about where we turn for ...

Manchester Lecturer Rob Ford is an expert in elections.

Interview: Rob Ford

Hi Rob, what is your new book Revolt on the Right about? Revolt on the Right is a book coming out next month, ...

Wilmslow Road was cordoned-off to vehicles and pedestrians for several hours Photo: McrCurryMile

Cyclists face danger on Oxford Road corridor

The tragic death of 21 year-old student Joshua Jarvis last week highlights the real dangers cyclists face when using the Oxford Road ...

i editor Oly Duff thinks we should bring in votes at 16 PHOTO: The Independent

Interview: i editor Oliver Duff

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Manchester Lecturer Rob Ford is an expert in elections.

Interview: Rob Ford

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Wilmslow Road was cordoned-off to vehicles and pedestrians for several hours Photo: McrCurryMile

Cyclists face danger on Oxford Road corridor

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Interview: Bowel Cancer survivor Mark Davies

Hugo Clay interviews Mark Davies, author of Saving My Arse: A story of cancers, colons and singapore noodles

i editor Oly Duff thinks we should bring in votes at 16 PHOTO: The Independent

Interview: i editor Oliver Duff

The Mancunion talks to i editor Oliver Duff on the future of journalism, being ‘a crap gossip columnist’ and how politicians can engage students

Nightline's mascot Noel advertises the night time listening service

Inside Nightline

Volunteers for Manchester’s student-run listening service tell The Mancunion why they joined

Sopel warns against the Disneyfication of War. PHOTO: WikiMedia Commons

Interview: BBC reporter Jon Sopel

Haider Saleem catches up with BBC World Service journalist Jon Sopel on the difficulties of covering war zones

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Interview – Raymond Tallis

Sam Dumitriu speaks to polymath Raymond Tallis about assisted dying, consciousness and ‘Darwinitis’

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Defending yourself from an attack

Chatri Boonchareon looks at the advice for students needing to defend themselves on the street

Is this the face of British students today? PHOTO: Kaleb Fulgham

Are students being spoon fed?

Are we a generation of self-entitled brats who don’t know how to work hard and use our own initiative? This is targeted specifically towards university…

Manchester Lecturer Rob Ford is an expert in elections.

Interview: Rob Ford

Manchester lecturer Rob Ford talks about his new book on the rise of UKIP

"It's now politically poisonous to be anti-internet" Photo: Pirate Party UK

Pirate Party UK Leader Loz Kaye

Pirate Party Leader Loz Kaye speaks to Features Editor Sam Dumitriu about surveillance, filters and how the internet can transform politics

Wilmslow Road was cordoned-off to vehicles and pedestrians for several hours Photo: McrCurryMile

Cyclists face danger on Oxford Road corridor

Ben Flanagan looks at the risks student cyclists face and asks who is to blame for so many accidents – cyclists or motorists?

The Tedx event will be held in the Manchester Academy.   Photo: Wikimedia Commons

TEDx Preview

Haider Saleem previews TedxUniversityOfManchester

Who was Samuel Alexander? PHOTO: Joe Sandler-Clarke

The story behind the buildings

We pass buildings like Kilburn, Roscoe and Whitworth everyday, but who were the people behind the names?