Ed Bannister

Soton Opinion Editor of The Tab

Ed Bannister
Southampton University


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A translation of SUSU’s response to criticism

“We know what you want better than you do”

Does Southampton REALLY have a pay gap problem?

It was found that female staff earn just 93% what their male counterparts do – but does that tell the whole story?

What it’s actually like to need ‘study drugs’

Because it’s not just for an easy first

American Football: The Lowest Common Denominator

It’s just for incompetent rugby players with no attention span

Universities and the Suppression of Dissent

“University life is punctuated by a single minded desperation to quash any dissenting opinion”

Four women assaulted with gas canister at Soundclash

Dapper Laughs is coming to Southampton

Interview with Nicolas Green 'Jesters'

The Importance of Voting.

Soton Karters Pretty In Pink

Live Blog: 24 hours in Hartley Library

SUSU Shop to Sell Alcohol

INTERVIEW: Radio 1 DJ Chris Stark

Pochettino leaves Saints for Spurs

The Empowerment of Words

Mountains, Molehills and Clarkson

International Men's Day? It's already here, chaps.

Review: Henry V

An Open Letter to Kevin Sharkey, regarding 'Prinking'

To NekNominate, Or Not To NekNominate?