Emily Smith
Editor of The York Tab
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Derwent College is being demolished over complaints it’s an eyesore

Vice Chancellor Charlie Jeffery said: ‘We are hoping this will be a fresh and exciting start for life here at York’

Meet the York student who used ChatGPT to get out of a £60 parking ticket

She asked the AI to ‘please help me write a letter to the council, they gave me a parking ticket’

A water shortage in York tonight has forced many pubs and clubs to shut

Salvos and Ziggys will be closed tonight

Meet the York student who’s just started a BBC podcast to discuss her eating disorder

‘The Weigh Up’ features guests such as Dr Alex George

The next two weeks of strikes at Uni of York have been called off

This is to allow for a ‘period of calm’ after a breakthrough in negotiations

Strikes Day Two: Everything that happened at the York Uni picket line today

‘Staff really are at breaking point and it worries me’

Reported ‘machetes’ near York halls turns out to be ‘two men playing with light sabers’

North Yorkshire Police said: ‘We are just very pleased that there was no threat to anyone’

York student pleads not guilty to threatening behaviour after eggs thrown at King Charles

Patrick Thelwell will now face trial in April

In pictures: Flooding in York as River Ouse 4.14 meters above normal levels

Seven flood warnings have been put in place across York

University of York staff set to strike for 18 days this term

Over 70,000 staff at 150 universities will be striking

York student charged after eggs thrown at King Charles last month

He will appear at York Magistrates’ Court next month

York offering football-free spaces on campus for students who want to boycott World Cup

The Vanbrugh Arms and Alcuin Kitchen will not be showing the World Cup

Strikes start today, here’s how they will affect you as a York student

Lectures are striking today, tomorrow and next Wednesday

York student who was stalked by her instructor has passed her driving test

Maisie Relph said that passing her test has given her ‘closure’

Protestor who was arrested after eggs thrown at King Charles has been released on bail

A 23-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of a public order offence yesterday

University of York lecturers will be striking for three days this month

Strikes will be held on the 24th, 25th and 30th November

King Charles III will be visiting York next week

He will be unveiling a new statue of Queen Elizabeth II

The University of York has appointed its first BAME Chancellor

Heather Melville will be York’s seventh Chancellor

Just eight York things that are longer than Liz Truss’ time as Prime Minister

Long Boi’s neck x

Taylor Swift’s new album Midnights is a masterpiece and these 21 memes prove it

Taylor in her Diana revenge dress era

The University of York is officially the third most haunted uni in the UK

It has 49 reports of paranormal activity on campus

A list of all the mental health resources available at the University of York

Look after yourself this mental health awareness day

The York Tab is looking for new writers and we want you!

Come to our open meeting on Tuesday 11th October

The University of York is giving eligible students £150 grants for energy bills

Vice Chancellor Charlie Jeffery said: ‘The cost of living is one of the biggest challenges facing our students’

University of York Tories plan to host MP who has previously been pictured in blackface

York’s BAME Network has said Desmond Swayne MP ‘should not under any circumstance be welcomed into our university’

Driving instructor who stalked York student has been jailed for breaking restraining order

Graham Mansie has been sentenced to 20 months in prison

All the TV shows that have been postponed after the Queen’s death

Gogglebox will still be airing tonight

A random woman on Twitter is being mistaken for Liz Truss and her replies are hilarious

Liz Trussell for prime minister

Just a deep dive into the absolute chaos that is Liz Truss’ Instagram

It’s even wilder than her attempt at running the country

This is why people are absolutely convinced Harry Styles is playing Glastonbury next year

Booking my tickets ASAP!!

Here they come! Every vile opinion from our new cabinet

Some of them have consistently voted against abortion and same-sex marriage

I tried the TikTok jalapeño wine to find out if it’s really worth the hype

Why is it spicy?

Just all the times Liz Truss has outed herself as the UK’s biggest Taylor Swift fan

Resignation (Liz’s version)

We can work out your vibe based on your favourite Barbie movie growing up

If it’s Princess and the Pauper then you’re a member of the Labour Party

Meet Meg Bellamy, the new actress who has been cast as Kate Middleton in The Crown

I am SO jealous

10 things all incoming freshers need to know about being at uni in York

The prospectus didn’t tell you THIS

An ode to Davide and Ekin-Su: The best couple to grace the Love Island villa

Can they adopt me please??

The York student who wrote her dissertation on Derry Girls has been awarded a first

Réiltín’s dissertation has even received praise from Derry Girls writer Lisa McGee

Uni of York has unleashed a scheme to donate bikes to Ukrainian refugees in York

You can donate your old bike to be collected on campus

A man has been arrested following a report of sexual assault in York

The incident occurred in the Memorial Gardens near York station

The moment you’ve all been waiting for: Vote in the final of York BNOC competition 2022

The crown is within reach

It’s time for the third and final heat of The York Tab’s BNOC Comp 2022

You know what to do

‘He joined my accommodation group chat’: York student stalked by her driving instructor

He followed her up to York, posed online as a fellow student and paid dark web hackers to access her social media accounts

The battle for the York BNOC crown continues, vote in round two NOW

Who will be crowned York’s biggest BNOC 2022?

Meet the York student who has written her dissertation on Derry Girls

Sister Michael would be so proud x

Circa Waves will be headlining the York Summer Ball this year

Sigma, Lovely Laura and Ben Santiago will also be performing

Take this quiz and we’ll tell you which character from Bad Education you are

I just want to be Stephen, is that too much to ask?

Update: Last night’s ‘fire’ on campus was actually steam from a water leak

Fire services attended the scene around 11pm last night

BREAKING: The Ron Cooke Hub on Campus East is currently on fire

Fire engines are at the scene

Here are six alternatives to Heslington Hall for your classic diss photoshoot

Insert diss pun here x

York student and former Bake Off contestant Freya Cox is bringing out a baking book

Freya studies psychology at York and appeared on The Great British Bake Off in 2021

Guys, the ACTUAL Taylor Swift has sent merch to York’s Swift Society

She sent the package ‘as a thank you for all your support’

Police tape outside King’s Manor York after reports of criminal damage

There is also what appears to be blood on the entrance

Uni of York logo is officially changing to have Long Boi in it

The new logo will be adopted for the upcoming academic year

York is the best city in the UK for a night out, new survey finds

It was also found to be the safest city for a night out in the UK

Uni of York staff who identify as BME earn 18.6 per cent less than white staff

And the gender pay gap is 14.8 per cent

York is working to ‘provide place of safety’ for academics displaced by war in Ukraine

‘We are supporting the work of the Council for At Risk Academics (CARA) to provide a place of safety in the UK for academics displaced by the conflict’

The University of York confirms it does not have any Russian donors

‘We can confirm that the University does not have current donations or grants from individuals or organisations in Russia’

York event with speaker who ‘doesn’t believe in gender identity’ postponed over security concerns

York Free Speech decided to postpone due to ‘threat of protest’ and the need for additional security

Revealed: The most and least popular York colleges

Derwent isn’t the most popular??

Police reveal CCTV images after man left unconscious at Popworld in York

Police believe these men may have information that can help the investigation

‘We stand shoulder to shoulder’: York holds rally in solidarity with Ukraine

‘Ukraine’s heart is breaking but it will never stop beating’

A York student died after calling the uni’s mental health service ‘useless’, inquest hears

She was described as an ‘incredible person who was always there to support a friend’

‘We #StandwithUkraine’: York Vice Chancellor issues statement of solidarity

‘Like so many of you across the University of York, I strongly condemn this unprovoked act of war’

‘The mood of anger on campus is palpable’: A Student Walkout will be held in York today

The rally will be held at Exhibition Square at 12pm

‘Donate whatever you are able to’: A Ukraine donation drive has been set up at York

Donations can be left at the YUSU reception from 10am to 4pm every day until Friday

Pancake Day: Here’s which type of pancake all the York colleges would be

Alcuin gives humble lemon and sugar energy

The six best places in York to get your Pancake Day fix

These pancakes look flipping delicious

In pictures: York flooding worst seen in 22 years

11 flood warnings have been issued across the city

A York student is running the London Marathon after girlfriend diagnosed with cancer

Will Bray is raising money for Young Lives vs Cancer after his girlfriend was diagnosed with leukemia

Police appeal for information after part of man’s ear was bitten off at Kuda in York

Police believe this man may have information that could help the investigation

A vigil is being held in memory of York student Harvey Parker on Thursday

The student-led vigil will be held at Greg’s Place on Thursday 10th February at 8pm

‘Light up the Night’ walk to be held to commemorate Sexual Violence Awareness Week at York

The walk will be held on Monday 7th February to display solidarity with survivors of sexual violence

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

Come to our open meeting on Thursday 3rd February

A woman has been arrested on suspicion of assault following incident at York McDonald’s

This comes after footage circulated of a security guard punching a woman in the face

York McDonald’s security guard filmed punching girl and dragging her across floor

McDonald’s is now carrying out a full investigation

A body has been found in the search for missing York student Harvey Parker

The Met Marine Support Unit recovered the body from the Thames near where Harvey was last seen

Police conduct search of River Thames for missing York student Harvey Parker

New CCTV footage indicates they may have entered the water near the Golden Jubilee Bridge

Police release CCTV images of missing York student Harvey Parker

Anyone with information should contact the Metropolitan Police and quote CAD 3134/18DEC21

A University of York student has been reported missing

Harvey Parker was last seen leaving Heaven Night Club in the early hours of Friday morning

We rated York students’ best (and worst) Christmas dinners and my god I’m hungry

Let’s get you lot on Masterchef ASAP

We spoke to the York student who went on Stacey Dooley’s podcast to talk about her anorexia

‘It doesn’t have to limit your future’

Strikes and a pandemic have left my uni experience in tatters. I want my money back

This isn’t worth the nine grand a year we’re paying

I followed this TikTok hangover routine and I’ve never questioned my life choices more

I’ll stick with my bed and last night’s leftover pizza, thanks

Police release CCTV images after man punched unconscious in hate crime at York station

Police believe this man may have information which could help

University of York strike dates confirmed with staff striking three days in December

Staff at York will be striking from the first to the third of December

We asked York clubs what their spiking policies and procedures are

Many have introduced additional searches and drink covers

The University of York has voted in favour of strike action this term

‘I do not think industrial action is the answer to these disputes’ says Vice-Chancellor Charlie Jeffery

Meet the York Uni student who wrote her master’s thesis on Taylor Swift

Brb changing my diss idea ASAP

The York Tab is recruiting – Come write for us!

Be the first to break the biggest stories on campus

A York student is taking part in The Great British Bake off this year

Imagine bumping into her in the Morrell

Fresher withdraws from York after sending racist and sexist messages to group chats

One message said: ‘She is used to my casual racism. I do it all the time’

York Uni has run out of accommodation and is sending students to live in Hull

The uni called this a ‘temporary measure’ with new accommodation in York available from January 2022

Three arrested after assault at York’s first ever LGBTQ+ club night

One victim described being ‘punched in the back of the head until they passed out’

Ranking all your fave teen girl movies based on how iconic their outfits are

So fetch x

Here’s what the ‘written by a man’ trend all over TikTok right now is actually all about

It reeks of the male gaze

Your entire first year at uni, as told by One Direction lyrics

‘You’re insecure’ is pretty self-explanatory

I tried the cheesy garlic crumpets that are all over your TikTok right now

And it was everything I’ve ever dreamed of

This is what your old Moshi Monsters avatar says about you

If you used Luvli you give off big Tory energy, soz x

‘Too good to turn down’: Meet the freshers getting up to £10k to defer their uni places

‘It was a no-brainer really’

Quiz: Can you guess the Love Island couple just by looking at their merged faces?

Because what screams compatible more than being merged together?