Amy Bretherton

Amy Bretherton
Bristol University


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There will be no refund for tuition and exams will not be optional, says UoB’s response to students’ open letter

‘Our absolute priority is that you can complete your degrees within the academic year’

Here is everything you missed at FUZE 2020: Metamorphosis

From GraceFitUK’s baby TALA to flapper girls, FUZE 2020 had it all

UoB ski trip cancelled as Les Deux Alpes shuts amid coronovirus outbreak

UBSC confirmed the news in an instagram post this afternoon

Everything you missed at the UoB Charity Fashion Show

#work it

‘It’s okay to be white’ racist posters spotted around UoB campus

They appeared overnight

PSA: Stormzy is coming to Bristol TOMORROW

Get yourself to HMV

Calling all History students: You can now revise in the SS Great Britain

Bored of the ASS?

SU call for an external review into institutionalised racism at UoB

They are concerned at previous ‘inaction of the university’

Inquest hears how former UoB student Raees Rauf took his own life after dropping out of Uni

He left UoB in 2018 after failing to sit his second year exams

The Labour party failed in effectively tackling anti-Semitism, says prospective MP Darren Jones

“People have tended to fall into antisemitic tropes not necessarily realising they were doing it”

This man wants to be Stoke Bishop’s next Tory MP and he loves Linkin Park

“If Stormzy wants to say something, that’s fine. I’m not into Stormzy’s music anyway”

Meet Heather Mack, the Green party candidate who has just been given a criminal record

The Bristol Tab spoke to Heather to find out more…

Bristol, Cut the Rent wins £300k in rent cuts, bursary increases and compensation

This comes after months of rent strikes in UoB owned halls

BREAKING: Campus buildings closed due to yesterday’s flooding

They will remain shut until 12-noon today

UoB hires first History of Slavery professor

She is the UK’s first black female history professor

Dear Lakota, banning phones for a night doesn’t make you Berghain

Fair play though

UoB Law students are offering free legal representation to bereaved families

The program aims to help those who cannot afford legal representation

I went to the previously ‘banned’ free speech talk and it was… really weird

It was much less dramatic than I thought it would be

Number of Bristol students dropping out for mental health reasons doubles in four years

This number has more than doubled in four years

So it turns out only 13 UoB students were ever living in Newport

… what?

Meet the unsung hero clearing up UoB

Ben Thornbury is clearing up campus one bit of litter at a time

The Bristol Tab is looking for writers and we want YOU

You don’t need any experience and it looks great on your CV

Couple defended by Ben Stokes in a brawl outside Mbargos call for him to be knighted after his Ashes triumph

“He saved us, now he’s saved the Ashes.”

Taylor Swift’s new song is basically about Bristol Uni (ish)

Ok, let us have this

UoB refuse to compensate students for awful living conditions in University halls of residence

Cut The Rent is fighting back against the Uni which is refusing to grant compensation

Police launch extra patrols to tackle your lit end-of-year parties

The Noise Pages are also targeting day parties

BAME students at Bristol are a third less likely to get a first. Meet the campaigners fighting to change that

The BME for Success Program supports the experience and success of BAME students

UoB ranks in the bottom 25 unis in the UK for Student Satisfaction, according to 2020 league tables

The survey was conducted by The Complete University Guide 2020

Bristol kicked student out by email and letter weeks before he died by suicide

He was in contact with 30 uni staff before his death

“Islamophobic” Free Speech Soc event cancelled after pressure from UoB Islamic Society

The decision by the University comes after a planned protest from Bristol’s Islamic Society

Meet the boys taking part in FUZE 2019

The wait is nearly over

Meet the girls taking part in FUZE 2019

The wait is nearly over

Meet the candidates running for Equality, Liberation and Access Officer in the SU elections

Voting closes on Thursday

Meet the candidates running for Undergraduate Education Officer in the SU elections

Voting closes this Thursday

Bristol students pass motion to divest from Israel’s occupation of the West Bank

A heated debate ensued at the AMM on Tuesday

Bristol has been named the fourth best city for graduates in the UK

There’s hope for us all

Ex-Stoke Bishop second years cause the most noise complaints, documents confirm

Stokey-B strikes again

This is not a drill: The Great British Gin Festival is coming to Bristol

Let the fun be-GIN

Bristol University student dies following a fall from Ben Nevis on New Year’s Day

The 22-year-old student suffered a 500 ft fall on a New Year’s Day climb

Exclusive: Number of UoB students waiting more than 21 days for regular counselling has doubled in five years

Nearly 100 UoB students have been waiting for counselling sessions in TB 1

UWE now have their version of Bristruths and it’s a bit tragic

Find out what they’re saying about UoB students

Everything that definitely happened during your reading week at UoB

Name a better feeling than being reunited with your pets after seven weeks

We can guess what type of person you are based on your Bristol Halloween club night

Bet you got Triple Cooked

10 things I learnt moving into a second year house at Bristol Uni

Beware of the slugs