Rose Bernard

Editor, The Tab Manchester

Rose Bernard
Manchester University


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Pangaea was a phat one

It always is

Meet the third year blogger who is more famous than you

On track for a first and collaborating with ASOS, Motel and Missguided

Fire brigade called after fire scare at the chemistry building

Staff say ‘something happened on the first floor’

There is a lecturer at Manchester called Dr Death

I don’t think he’s killed any one

Third year accuses Wetherspoons of refusing to serve her because of the way she looks

Customers told her she was a ‘freak show’

Library café staff deny hiding card machine because the queue is too long

They said it needs charging for an hour everyday

Thief runs off with second year’s phone from Bikos cafe

He covered it with a newspaper and swiped it

Baa Bar closes and nobody cares

‘Did anyone even go there?!’

Criminology cock up: Exam paper accidently reveals answers to its own questions

It was actually the draft copy

Pangaea was sick

What else is new

The best library graffitti

Banksy eat your heart out

Simon Building exams evacuated TWICE as two fire alarms go off in an hour

It’s only the second day of exams

Students in despair after yet another Fallowfield rape

When will it end?

ANOTHER girl dragged into an alley and raped in Fallowfield

She was walking down Ladybarn Lane at 11.30pm Friday

Student pets: Venus the tiny tortoise

She’s five cm big

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There is a man asking students if he can suck their used tampons

He’s been hassling girls on their way to uni this morning

Are they having a laugh? Man Met halls ban laughing gas

Gassed up uni bosses send email banning freshers from using nos

Car collides with Magic Bus in Fallowfield

The accident took place just after the Friendship Inn

Police poster tells women ‘stop showing your assets’ to stay safe

Poster sparks fury among students

Someone has done a poo on the ground floor of the library

No one knows why

‘I’m too scared to put the bins out at night’: Students living in fear after Fallowfield rape

Residents rattled after girl was raped in alley between Filey and Whitby Road

ASOS forced to remove ‘offensive’ mental illness pillow after Manchester students complain

It said “I have an anxiety disorder”

Student pets: Meet baby bunnies Pluto and Bruce

These BPOCs (big pets on campus) are cooler than you

Student hospitalised after brutal attack in Fallowfield

Three students were attacked after getting out of a taxi near Wilmslow Road

There is a man cycling around Fallowfield on half a bike

He does what he wants

Don’t have a house party, you might get kicked out of uni

New off campus discipline rules branded an ‘absolute joke’

Campus style: What’s your freshers’ fashion?

Look at these trendy new arrivals

Everybody wants to go to Manchester Uni

We’ve attracted more applicants than any other uni in the UK, and employers love us

Here comes the sun: Manchester’s hottest freshers week in years

Freshers, you’re in for a scorcher

Valuable prints uncovered in John Rylands

Hot property unearthed at the fancier Deansgate version of JRUL

Miley spotted in Manc! Miss Cyrus hits Spinningfields for pre-concert lash

Wrecking ball enthusiast seen sipping cocktails with mum ahead of Manchester gig

Bright idea! Welcome in the summer with these zesty prints

Summer is nearly here! And Lasula Boutique’s offering 25% off EXCLUSIVELY for Tab readers

To bra or not to bra? Pros and cons of ditching the harness

Free the nipple

Manchester club style: Best dressed clubbers

Our pick of this week’s best dressed clubbers

Manchester club style: Murkage

We went on the hunt for Manchester’s most stylish on a notoriously edgy Thursday night at Murkage

Manchester campus style

Even more of Manchester’s most fashionable students enjoying the spring-time sun

Have you ever actually been to the Manchester Museum?

You really should. It’s massive, slap bang in the middle of campus and packed full of mummies/dinosaurs/shiny things.

Budget Beauty: DIY facemasks

Put some weird ingredients meant for eating on your face and you’ll have lush skin in no time

My week in clothes #1: Alex Arfaras

Seven days in the life of one of Manchester’s most fashionable students

Campus style: winter coats

The best selection of winter coats on campus

Two hot to handle: Loved-up campus style

Happy Valentines Day! The Tab has rounded up some of the trendiest couples on campus

A little bit of romanchester: The Tab’s guide to Valentines Day

Here’s what you should be doing in Manchester on Friday – whether you’re single or coupled up