Emily-Haf James

Emily-Haf James
Cardiff University


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Okay, so now Kevin McCloud from Grand Designs has also given a lecture at Cardiff

It all started with Britney Spears aka Jackie Weaver

A ‘love letter’ to Cardiff students: Cardiff Grad writes six-page complaint to University

‘students continue to be treated with a huge level of disrespect’

Woman accused of organising protests after death of Mohamud Hassan faces £500 Covid fine

The organiser has been reported for breaching Covid regulations

We spoke with Welsh Education Minister Kirsty Williams: Here’s what we know

‘Young people have had a particularly challenging time’

Cardiff University confirms online teaching to remain until February 22nd

This excludes health and practical based programmes

Wales has the second worst coronavirus infection rate globally

A surge of cases caused an immediate lockdown

Cardiff student reaches 31 million views on TikTok and quits job at Greggs

Ellis Lloyd Jones didn’t think he’d get past 10k followers

Man found guilty of strangling partner to death in Cathays flat

Madog Rowlands tried to claim he acted in self defence

Here’s everything you need to know about the vaccine roll-out in Wales

This follows the UK approving the Pfizer/BionTech Covid vaccine

Man charged with possession of cocaine while Cardiff fresher is fighting for her life

A warning has been issued by police over dangerous drugs

Welsh Government announces that Wales will close its border with England

People are banned from leaving unless they have a valid reason

Meet the housemates who’ve raised over £1,440 for men’s mental health

‘1,440 men die by suicide globally each day’

Welsh Government says Wales will not go back into lockdown again this year

But they will take action if the situation demands it

Listen up: Your holiday to Wales is not more important than our health

No Dave, your holiday won’t save our economy x

Cardiff Uni students react to firebreak lockdown

Overall we’re not pleased, but it’s necessary.

Wales to enter a two-week ‘fire break’ lockdown

It will start on Friday this week at 6pm

Many Cardiff graduates still haven’t received hard copies of their graduation certificates

‘We’ve literally been forgotten’

Many Cardiff Uni students begin semester without timetables

What a positive start to the academic year

Cardiff Uni is officially Wales’s top ranked university

Take that, Swansea

Cardiff Uni have discovered signs of alien life on Venus

E.T go ho…Cardiff?

So you’re coming back to Cardiff, but what are the rules?

Wales and England currently have different guidelines

I’m a Celeb contestants rumoured to stay in the Celtic Manor Resort

It’s not quite Australia, but it could work

Netflix’s Sex Education is looking for extras from South Wales, and it could be you!

Where do I sign up??

Boys tagging mates in confessions about sexual harassment is silencing victims

‘It completely invalidates the girls making the posts’

‘Staying safe in the city’: What to expect when you return to Cardiff

The Pro Vice-Chancellor has highlighted the latest changes

Cardiff Class of 2020 will have a graduation ceremony in 2021

Ceremonies are to take place next July

Development plans threatening Cardiff’s Tramshed’s future have now been dropped

But they still need our support

Development plans are placing Cardiff’s Tramshed music venue in ‘severe jeopardy’

The venue were already feeling the pressure of Covid-19

Cardiff Uni will ask staff and students to wear masks and carry out Covid-19 tests

Regular tests will be carried out before arriving onto campus

A Cardiff Black Lives Matter Protest is being held today

The protest is peaceful and adheres to social distancing

Cardiff Uni ‘hopeful’ that students can return in September

The VC announced in a message to staff

Student’s belongings removed despite confirming they’ll be collected after lockdown

The student has no idea where her items are

Cardiff Uni Vice-Chancellor warns staff of £110m loss to income

He will be taking a 20% pay cut

Guilty of binge watching Netflix? Here’s some tips to get motivated on the final stretch

Yes Netflix, I am done watching

Man caught ignoring lockdown told police his journey was ‘essential to buy weed’

That’s one thing to put on the shopping list…

‘My hard work is no longer at risk’: Cardiff Uni are officially implementing a non-detriment approach

And we are all jumping for joy

Cardiff Uni schools are cancelling exams and extending deadlines

Emails have been sent to students explaining these changes

Cardiff Uni student was almost kicked out of Live Lounge for speaking Welsh

The girls involved are extremely upset by the incident

The EMM was cancelled last night because not enough people showed up

They didn’t reach 500 people in attendance

There’s a big Twitter war going on between the striking students and Cardiff’s SU President

A complaint has been sent to the UCU President

BREAKING: Tiger Tiger is closing down for good


Cardiff Uni has condemned student who allegedly spits on Taly Gate residents’ windows for being ‘Tories’

The post was uploaded anonymously to Cardiff Confessions

Cardiff Vice-Chancellor says students graduating is top priority amidst strike action

He stressed his priority in an email

You can question the Vice-chancellor about the strikes next week

Cardiff SU is hosting a Q&A meeting to discuss the effects of strikes on students

Cardiff listed as one of the world’s most at risk cities from global warming

It’s at risk of being underwater by 2050

UCU announces 14 days of strike action in Cardiff University

It’s happening in over 70 universities

Cardiff police increase stop and search rights after two stabbings in 24 hours

Police have authority to search any pedestrian

Cardiff University researchers make schizophrenia breakthrough

It offers new insights into the biological causes of schizophrenia

Cardiff’s Winter Wonderland leaves a muddy mess behind

It’s not quite a wonderland anymore

King’s becomes the first uni in the world to formally end testing on mice

It follows campaigns by animal rights charities

Cardiff’s Victoria Fish Bar is opening on Christmas Day to feed the homeless

They aim to help the elderly and homeless

The Depot in Cardiff will be moving to a bigger site next month

New year, new depot?

Black and Asian Welsh not included as options for 2021 census

“It’s like forcing people to choose between being Welsh or being black or Asian”

Cardiff University has officially declared a climate emergency

They aim to become carbon neutral by 2030

‘Alright Mate?’: SU launch new campaign to help mens’ mental health

It aims to raise awareness for Men’s Mental Health

Oh, oh, oh! Ruth Jones turns up as Nessa to turn on Barry’s Christmas lights

Am I dreaming

The undeniable differences between Cardiff Uni and Cardiff Met

There’s no room for negotiation

A Freshers’ Guide to the SU

This is a necessity if you want to survive a Wednesday night

Man re-arrested following new information on the death of Lauren Griffiths

He was arrested in April but released on bail

Cathays stabbing victim named as 18-year-old Fahad Mohamed Nur

He was stabbed behind Cathays station