Dominic Laverick

Dominic Laverick
Edinburgh University


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We spoke to the guy who is giving away a ghost on Meadows Share

The ghost’s name is Jimbob

Getting paid to kick guys in the balls and break your own ankles: The reality of being a dominatrix

How much would you pay someone to kick you in the balls?

Sack off the main library: New College is Edinburgh’s ultimate study spot

Your days of fighting for a seat on fourth could end right here

Human bones found at Pollock Halls


Naked massage parties, dressing as children and laundry theft: The secrets of Edinburgh’s cheapest student accommodation

Would you pay £315 a month to live here?

Here’s The Tab Edinburgh’s guide to the easiest outside courses

Helping you get those longer lie-ins before you’ve even picked your courses

There were fewer than TEN people occupying the Gordon Aikman Lecture Theatre this weekend

So much for solidarity

Jazz-hands, a radical library and an abundance of hummus: What I discovered when I went undercover at the Gordon Aikman student occupation

It’s a bit like a cult

Can we talk about how shit the Edinburgh University Instagram is?

Nobody needs to see a picture of someone’s chicken dinner

Calling out the ‘washing ghosts’, the people who never pick up their clothes on time

You’re supposed to be an adult, so attempt to act like one

Edinburgh University given WORST possible ranking for freedom of speech on campus

The Uni and EUSA have created a ‘hostile environment for free speech’

What your Edinburgh University location says about you, in starter pack form

You know it’s true

Bill Gates was at Edi Uni yesterday to announce £28 million investment

The richest man on earth and Microsoft founder spoke at the University’s Roslin Institute

What my first Burns Night was like as someone from England now living in Edinburgh

I now wish England had an equivalent

Has anyone realised that the doors around Edinburgh Uni NEVER seem to be working?

When one door closes, another usually remains closed