The Mancunion

Britain's biggest student newspaper


Rents are climbing even before the Fallowfield campus regeneration. They can only increase further. Photo: The Mancunion

University halls “too expensive”

92% of University of Manchester students believe that the university’s provision of halls of residence is too expensive. The Mancunion interviewed Community Officer Ellen McLaughlin with the redevelopment of the Fallowfield campus in mind.

This year's King of the Jungle! Photo: Lauren Gorton

King of the Jungle!

By a close vote “the Shaman” aka Oli Cutter has been crowned our Pangaea Rumble in the Jungle King!

Leaders call for devolution of Manchester in the wake of the Scottish Referendum results. Photo: Pablo Fernández @Flickr

“Viva the Republic of Mancunia”

In the wake of the Scottish referendum Manchester Leaders call for more powers to be devolved away from Westminster.

British Heart Foundation overwhelmed by heart shown by students across Manchester Photo: Tim Ellis @Flickr

Students Raise £230k for charity

British Heart Foundation overwhelmed by the show of charitable heart from students.

Manchester Council's dog home task force is set to quickly rehome the loveable animals. Photo: JBSibley @Flickr

Council sets up Manchester Dogs’ Home task force

Manchester City Council establish temporary dog home task force to get the shelter back up and running.

The attack took place at the Fallowfield Shell Garage, at 3am last Tuesday morning. Photo: Lee Jordan @Flickr

Man in serious condition after Fallowfield attack

The man was left with serious head injuries at local petrol station after a violent dispute over bike ownership.

Tahir Nazir was found guilty of sexual assaults on students at Manchester Crown Court. Photo: raver_mikey@Flickr

Teenage girl-gang’s seven-month violence spree comes to an end

A gang of teenage girls have been jailed after carrying out a spree of attacks on female students in the Fallowfield and Wimslow area.

The emergency services are not pleased with the verdict handed to Leyla Fletcher. Photo: robert wade @Flickr

Conditional discharge for city centre shampoo attacker

Leyla Fletcher has been given a conditional discharge by Manchester Magistrates court after injuring a paramedic with a bottle of shampoo.

Photo: TEDx Salford

Preview: TEDx Salford

The famous conference returns to Greater Manchester on Sunday in what promises to be the biggest TEDx event ever hosted in the UK

The Labour Party Conference 2014. Photo: anthonymck @Flickr

Labour’s Plans for Britain’s Future: Ed Miliband’s vision at the 2014 conference

Helen Chapman reports from the Labour Party Conference 2014 in Deansgate where Ed Miliband’s keynote speech proposes plans for Britain’s future.

In the early hours of Tuesday morning a mass brawl broke out along Deansgate Locks. Photo: tj.blackwell @ flickr.

First Rule of Night Club

40 drunken brawlers caused havoc alongside Deansgate Locks in the early hours of Tuesday morning.

The Holy Name Church, outside which the impostor taxi driver targeted the 19-year-old girl leaving Pangaea. Photo: Norbert_Blech @Flickr.

19-year-old sexually assaulted after Pangaea

A woman has been sexually assaulted after leaving the Rumble in the Jungle Pangaea event by a man who was posing as a taxi driver across from the Student’s Union building.