Anna Suffolk

Anna Suffolk
Birmingham University


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Muirhead Tower will be renamed ‘Tommy Shelby Tower’ to pay homage to Peaky Blinders

The name change will take place in the new academic year

A body has been found in the search for missing student Joe Derbisz

Joe went missing after last Saturday’s Fab ‘N’ Fresh

Here are the best Deliveroo spots around Birmingham for your takeaway fix

We tried the best independent spots around Brum and let you know our favourites

The Birmingham Tab is looking for its new editorial team for 2022-23

Apply by Wednesday 23rd March!

Birmingham Medics FC fined after supporters shouted homophobic slurs at a football match

Comments made during the game also included ‘looks like Harvey Price’

Uni of Birmingham student punched in homophobic attack after leaving LGBTQ+ nightclub

Harry was punched in the head in a vile homophobic attack after returning from a night out

Here are all the reactions to Birmingham’s loss on University Challenge

UoB are now out of the competition after losing to King’s College London

REVEALED: The most and least popular UoB student halls

Jarratt Hall got HOW many applications?

This is how old the cast of Euphoria is compared to the characters they play

Alexa Demie who plays Maddy is 14 years older than her character

Birmingham were defeated on University Challenge, so here’s some reactions to soften the blow

UoB lost against Reading, but can still bring it back if they win two further quarter finals

All the best reactions from Birmingham’s second appearance on University Challenge

The team won against St. Andrews in tonight’s episode

Here are the best festive things to do around Brum this Christmas

From ice skating to carols, we’ve got you covered

This is what West Midlands Police are doing to help combat drink spikings

We spoke to the police to after increased reports of spikings in the city centre and campus

‘Scuse me laydehs… Charity Shop Sue is coming to Brum this weekend

Bringing Bulwell to Birmingham

The comprehensive guide to renting in Selly Oak

Freshers, take the advice from us

Birmingham student had to go to intensive care after being ‘spiked by a needle’ on night out

Mollie is the second student who was allegedly spiked at Fab ‘N’ Halloween

All the best tweets from UoB’s triumph on University Challenge

UoB thrashed Sussex 245-10 points in their first round

Old Joe is fixed and life is finally good again

He’s back with a bing bang bong

Only a true Selly Oak resident can get 12/15 on this quiz

How selly streetwise are you?

The Birmingham Tab is recruiting for new writers and we want YOU!

Be the first to break the biggest stories on campus

Tom Cruise spotted in New Street Station filming the new Mission Impossible film

He was also spotted having an Indian with the director at a Birmingham curry house

UoB students went ‘Peaky Blinders’ to track down burglar who ‘stole £3,000 worth of goods’

‘We had to endanger ourselves to get our stolen goods back as the police did nothing’

Vaccination centre on UoB campus opens tomorrow

The centre is offering first and second doses of PfizerBioNtech

UoB places in the top 20 in the newest university league tables

Although it comes at a mere 116th place for student satisfaction…

Confirmed: The S’Oak will not be reopening, and staff have been made redundant

Greene King told The Birmingham Tab the pub will be closing

We spoke to the volunteers at Birmingham Nightline and here’s what we learnt

There has been a 119% increase in contacts reporting feelings of loneliness since last year

Meet the Birmingham student who was an extra in Bridgerton

Where do I sign up?!

I built a LEGO Old Joe and it was as chaotic as expected

No instructions, no problem.

UoB is finally offering a rent rebate to students in university accommodation

Student’s won’t have to pay rent for a month if they don’t return to their halls

27 UoB memes to remind you how much you miss Brum over the holidays

A little pick me up in times of deadlines

This is what Birmingham uni halls would be as TikTok audios

Can you take a guess what Chamberlain is?

We asked our UoB editors how music has helped them through lockdown

Because when you’re stuck inside, there’s no better reason to have a boogie

Meet the UoB student who is raising money for a local charity offering LGBTQ+ support

Sophie is holding a raffle and a sponsored walk/run

UoB students are organising a strike to fight for tuition fee refunds

‘Students are being gouged for profit during a global pandemic’

BBC News spotted with council issuing Covid tests to Selly students

“15 steps to take a test was really confusing and complicated”

‘There are definitely over 100 cases in selly alone’: Students estimate the number of coronavirus cases

‘I don’t know a single person that doesn’t know someone that has had it’

These prospective UoB students’ places are in limbo after the A-level results fiasco

Future UoB students react to the governments U-turn after the A-level results day disaster

The 18 best things to do as a UoB student – by UoB students

So, you’ve firmed Brum? Got your results? Here are a few suggestions to get you started in September