Danny Shaw
Editor of The Bristol Tab

Leeds MPs helped bring Hyde Park teenage gang to justice

Hilary Benn, Rachel Reeves and Alex Sobel all played their part

BREAKING: Four teenagers arrested in connection with over 20 offences this weekend

Two of the teenagers were 14-years-old, while the other two were 13 and 15 respectively

Machete-wielding teenagers terrorise Leeds student areas

The police are yet to make any arrests

Leeds student drops earth-shattering DJ set to Economics seminar over Zoom

Gun fingers for John Maynard Keynes

Leeds alumni reveal what it was like studying when the Yorkshire Ripper was active

‘It got so bad that you just didn’t know where he was going to strike next’

‘I’ll blow up your house’: Thugs blast Brudenell Social Club with fireworks and threaten students

It happened on several nights

Leeds Uni investigates online event featuring controversial Palestinian plane hijacker

The event took place despite efforts from the uni, the SU and Zoom to censor it

COVID-19 cases at Leeds Uni fall by 34 per cent compared with the previous week

91 new coronavirus cases were confirmed among the uni community last week

Coronavirus cases at Leeds Uni plummet by 66 per cent compared with the previous week

117 new cases were confirmed last week

Police officer punched and protestor pepper sprayed at Sunday’s anti-lockdown protest

It all kicked off in Millennium Square

Coronavirus cases at Leeds Uni down 58 per cent from the previous week

269 cases within the uni community were reported last week

Pubs won’t be closing in Leeds despite new lockdown restrictions

…but the 10pm curfew will stay in place

Leeds MPs call for all uni teaching to be moved online

Ah well, it was fun while it lasted

Leeds hall of residence denies locking gate in fire exit fiasco

No one’s really sure who’s responsible

Leeds Beckett insist halls fire exit locked with cable ties is ‘not a fire exit’

Despite it having a sign on it, saying ‘fire exit’

At least five flats self-isolating at Leeds Uni halls following COVID-19 outbreak

‘It’s spread like wildfire because they’ve been all going out meeting people’

Leeds Uni confirms six positive coronavirus cases

Many more cases could be going unreported

Leeds Uni security are breaking up flat parties with dog squads

Apparently Leeds Uni security have alsatians??

The Leeds Tab is looking for new writers and we want YOU!

You don’t need any prior journalistic experience

Outdoor cinema coming to Leeds this Monday

There will be two screenings a day throughout Freshers’ Week

Leeds Uni students could be fined up to £100 for breaching social distancing in halls

Students who commit repeat offences could be kicked out of halls or even expelled from uni

IT’S OFFICIAL: These are the most and least popular halls at Leeds Uni

What even is Sentinel?

Leeds could return to lockdown as coronavirus infection rate trebles

The seven day infection rate has risen to 13.3 per 100,000

14 Leeds SU reps sign letter calling for termination of ties with Israel

‘Our universities are making students unwittingly and directly complicit in war crimes and extreme systemic racism’

‘Sound systems will be seized’: Police respond to THAT Hyde Park rave

‘Enforcement is clearly a last resort’, Police say

Ravers in Hyde Park party until 3am and leave rubbish everywhere

Social distancing wasn’t maintained despite the recent introduction of tighter lockdown measures to other parts of West Yorkshire

BLM protest now happening in Millennium Square NOT Hyde Park

The event will take place on Sunday at 2.30pm

Beckett is looking to house coursemates together

‘Study bubbles’ will hopefully slow the spread of coronavirus

All you need to know about this Sunday’s BLM protest in Leeds

If it’s anything like the others, it’s sure to be big

‘The support has been very overwhelming’, says Beckett student who was racially abused while working at Temple

Sabrina was called a ‘slave’ while working at the coffee shop

Temple Coffee apologise for black ex-employee being called a ‘slave’

‘We have not only failed this employee but ourselves and our customers too’

Leeds and Notts unis investigate prospective student pictured in blackface

The image was captioned: ‘Finally decided to black up! If you can’t beat them join them, right?’

‘Disgraceful’: Leeds uni slam THAT racist insta and express support for BLM

Beckett and Trinity have also expressed support for the BLM movement

Leeds Beckett expect ‘small group teaching’ to continue next term

‘We are working to adapt our campus to enable social distancing, so that small group teaching can continue where possible’

Bristol students protest outside landlords’ home in socially distant march

‘We’re here to urge you to reconsider your stance on rent reductions and no-penalty contract release for your tenant’

Bristol students to take part in socially distanced march on Bristol landlord

Students will hand deliver a letter to the directors of a Bristol-based property company

I bought a chain like Connell’s to see if it would get me more Tinder matches

The results will surprise you

Meet Unirent: The Trip Advisor of student houses

The student-led company will pay you £3 for reviewing your house and landlord

The Bristol Tab is recruiting for its editorial team!

Positions available include Editor, News Editor, Features Editor and Social Media Editor

UoB clears up ‘safety net’ confusion

Following an email on Monday, Many students were confused as to what the ‘no detriment’ policy actually meant for them

Noise Pages to refocus on ‘annoyingly loud birds’ due to house party shortage

‘There was a particularly uncouth pigeon on Chandos Road the other day’

Coronavirus: Bristol SU pen letter to landlords calling for leniency

The SU has also drafted a template email you can send to your landlord

Bristol student letting agency slashes rent by 50 per cent during coronavirus pandemic

Another letting agency has been less forgiving, prompting a rent strike

‘Many learning activities and assessments will transition online’, UoB Management tells students

The uni remains open with teaching to stop next Wednesday

BREAKING: UoB teaching to end from Wednesday

‘The absolute imperative is that we move our learning and assessment online as a matter of emergency,’ Hugh Brady says

Vulnerable students to be moved out of Orchard Heights where first UoB case of coronavirus was discovered

But most Orchard Heights residents are being told it’s safe to stay

UoB student tests positive for coronavirus

The student lives at Orchard Heights Hall

Uni of Bristol student tested for coronavirus as whole flat self-isolates

Students are being advised to take it in turns to use the kitchen

Bristruths is running for an SU officer role

Senate House ‘will be called ‘Senate House’ in Arial Rounded MT Bold.’

UoB orders 1,000 takeaway boxes to deliver to self-isolating students

Around 20 Bristol students are self-isolating

BME Network Chair who told Jewish student to “be like Israel and cease to exist” is now running for SU Equality officer

‘Omar’s record of racism makes him totally unsuitable for an anti-racism position,’ Jewish student says

‘We may well have to shut parts of the university,’ says UoB Senior Management amid coronavirus outbreak

The current risk to the public remains low, says Public Health England

The absolute WORST boomer tweets from the Greta rally

One tweeter called Greta a ‘Pol Pot tribute truant’

Revealed: The tasty things Hugh Brady likes to eat on his expenses

He looooooves a poppadom

Petition launched asking for strikes compensation

It’s unlikely the uni will offer compensation

Speaker at UoB Tory event says, ‘most Muslims are trained to hate Israel’

Colonel Kemp didn’t hold back, protestors chanted outside, and allegations of racism flew from both sides

BME Network calls on UoB Tories to cancel talk by Israeli General

BME Network say event is ‘legitimising Islamaphobia and racism’

Pubs showing the Six Nations ranked by cheapest pint

Thank us later x

UoB to expand by 1,000 places one year after telling freshers to live in Wales

The total student population will reach 30,000 in the next few years, management says

Satisfaction with halls pastoral care plummets at UoB in wake of reforms

But in general students feel that mental health support channels are working well

BREAKING: UoB confirm Bristol student does NOT have coronavirus

What a relief!

BREAKING: Hazard suits at Wills Hall as student is taken to hospital with ‘flu-like symptoms’

Uni say the student was taken to hospital as a precaution

UoB Pro-VC flies 18 times in a year as he urges staff to climate strike

Our very own Mr Worldwide took £26k worth of flights

UoB won’t reimburse students for lost contact hours

…but you still might be able to claim some money back

Jewish students receive anti-Semitic abuse at Corbyn rally

One student was called a ‘filthy Zionist’

Jeremy Corbyn addresses crowd of thousands in Bristol

… but not everyone was pleased to see him

Jeremy Corbyn’s coming to Bristol today

Here are all the deets

Aitch ordered 10 pizzas from The White Rabbit on Thursday

10 pizzas, Jeremy! 10! That’s insane!

Students, lecturers and schoolchildren unite in climate strike

‘What do we want? Climate justice! When do we want it? Now!’

‘We just need to get on with’ Brexit, says Tory candidate for Bristol West

‘It is taking is taking up time for issues that are important on a day-to-day basis’

‘Tory cuts are responsible’ for the mental health crisis, says Bristol West MP

‘They made this problem, which has now reached the ages of 18-21’

UoB Student Council votes to keep beef and lamb on campus

But more beef sparks as a result

‘Remember their names’ and other top tips from UoB Bar Society’s networking guide

Critics are terming it ‘the best thing since Gemma Collins’s The GC: How to Be a Diva’

Meet Carla Denyer: The Green candidate aiming to take Bristol West from Labour

‘We’re in a climate emergency and we have to take action’

This is why you can’t vote Lib Dem in Bristol West

It’s all to do with opposing Brexit

Bristol Uni claims it provides ‘a sector-leading residential experience’ two months after telling freshers to live in Wales

‘If Bristol really is sector-leading in its residential experience, God help students at other universities.’

Bristol Uni expects to lose £19m a year if No-Deal Brexit happens

570 jobs are also at risk

‘There is no space for hate’: Bristruths responds to ExeHonestly scandal

Don’t worry! Bristruths isn’t closing down

100+ evacuated from Beacon House because of burnt gluten free bagel

Beacon is finally lit (sort of)

Someone fell through the ceiling at Lakota last night

He is not in hospital and is recovering at home

British students on year abroad are being tear gassed in the Chile protests

‘I have never experienced such harrowing scenes of anarchy, anger and police brutality’

93 per cent of new Bristol students opt-in to mental health scheme

The scheme was used 36 times last academic year

New study reveals Bristol has the fifth most expensive student housing in the country

Students pay on average £1,537 per month

A UoB neuroscience student has died

UoB urge students to use available support services

Deliveroo riders boycott Wagamama amid pay concerns

There’s a very good reason you couldn’t get your Katsu curry last week

Banned extremism speaker to return to UoB months after uni cancel original talk

‘Anyone wishing to use their free speech to protest in a safe and cooperative manner should feel free to do so,’ say Free Speech Society.

Bristol Uni to spend up to £25k in attempt to clamp down on student noise

If you live in Redland, good luck

The BBC just made a documentary about Bristol Uni house parties and it’s wild

‘We’re not killjoys, but we do actually want to be able to sleep as well’

Bristol student’s ceiling collapsed and Digs sent her a dehumidifier

But don’t worry, she’s sleeping on the sofa

Bristol Uni are funding more police patrols to STOP your house parties

And the targeted area has EXPANDED

Hundreds march down Park Street to protest against climate change

‘Today we mourn for those living at the frontiers of climate change’

UoB is telling freshers to live in Wales because there aren’t enough halls left


Bristol Uni spent £4.6k in eight-day attempt to silence house parties

Renewed attempts to combat student noise will take place in September

UoB contacted 36 parents to warn of suicide risk last year, as part of new scheme

The university are ‘hoping to pick up students in difficulty at an earlier stage’

Bristol student graduates two years after her mum and brother were tragically murdered

‘To graduate with my friends today has been very emotional’

Bristol’s latest club night boasts £1 entry and £1 VKs

Quids In is coming to Pryzm just in time for freshers’ week

Bristol student Natasha was failed before her suicide. Now her parents are fighting for the truth

The BBC have released a new documentary about Natasha Abrahart’s death, the 11th suspected suicide at Bristol in just over a year

Bristol Uni Charity Fashion Show are looking for models

Strut your stuff for a great cause

Lewis Capaldi was getting the pints in at Mbargo on Monday

And you missed him because you were ‘revising’