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Community Festival returns to UoM

The University of Manchester is welcoming back its annual Community Festival on Saturday 16th June. Its aim? Showing the general public what happens behind ...

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UK University faces legal challenge over strike action

The battle over compensation for University strikes has taken a new turn as the first of legal proceedings against an institution have ...

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Government pledges to protect free speech on campus

New guidelines are being proposed to prevent universities from  'no-platforming' controversial speakers. University Minister, Sam Gyimah met with university students and leaders on ...

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Community Festival returns to UoM

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UK University faces legal challenge over strike action

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Government pledges to protect free speech on campus

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Community Festival returns to UoM

The programme is packed with activities to give people a better insight into research at the university

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UK University faces legal challenge over strike action

London-based firm Leigh Day will challenge Lancaster over Consumer Rights Act

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Government pledges to protect free speech on campus

It’s being claimed as the biggest intervention by ministers in campus free speech for more than 30 years

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Shock over anti-semitic comments in UoM Physics group chat

The Jewish Society are particularly concerned that the students who attempted to call out anti-Semitism faced ridicule

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Fallowfield sees worst local election turnout in Manchester

Only 17 per cent of Fallowfield turned out to vote in Manchester’s local elections today, making it the ward with the lowest turnout in the whole city

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Take Action! plans protest for strike compensation

It will be taking place under the Whitworth Arch tomorrow at 2:30pm

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Law firm encourages students to take legal action against UoM

Solicitors at Asserson believe that students have a case against the university, and that it’s the only viable way to get compensation for missed lectures

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Live: SU meets with students to discuss options post-strike

Live updates on the ‘Industrial Action: Next Steps’ meeting organised by the Students’ Union

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North Campus evacuated due to chemical scare

People are being advised to avoid the area

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A degree is all we need to give you, say University

Open meetings with university leadership are taking place up until the 9th May to talk about the strikes and other issues facing students

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Strike suspended until further notice

The new wave of strike action was planned to take place during the exam season

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Safety scheme officially launched despite criticism

Volunteers will work alongside Greater Manchester Police in an attempt to make the streets of Fallowfield and Withington safer