Hannah Ferguson

Hannah Ferguson
Durham University


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2025 Complete University Guide names Durham University as best in the North East

Durham has placed first in the region and sixth in the UK overall

Students at Durham University occupy Palace Green in solidarity with Palestine

Durham Students for Palestine announced this morning the establishment of the Durham Liberated Zone

Durham Uni achieves 19 subjects in the top 100 QS World Subject Rankings 2024

Here’s some good news if you’re an Archeology, Classics or Theology student

Durham city centre parking space listed for sale on Rightmove for £25,000

There are 133 years left of the St Helens House parking space lease which has not yet sold

Durham almuna Gabby Logan plans to tell her kids about her affair during university

She asserts that ‘you’re allowed to make bad decisions’

Petition created to save Leazes footbridge after Durham council plan to demolish it

The bridge has been called ‘iconic’

Revealed: Why you can’t see the first folio at Durham Library anymore

Few Durham students know the whole story

Waterstones on Saddler Street forced to close after suffering from water damage

It is not yet known when it will re-open

Six months on, Durham students still waiting for assessment feedback following marking boycott

One student claims they received only 26 words of feedback for their dissertation

Durham Uni spends £4,000 on vice-chancellors rent during refurbishments

This was on top of her £160k salary

St Aidan’s Bar rebrands as ‘Language Café’ and clamps down on boozy socials

RIP my favourite bar in Durham

A man has admitted to stealing mail from St Mary’s College after entering as a trespasser

The defendant denied stealing from South College on the same day

Durham Student Union ranked worst for representing students’ academic interests

An academic officer said Durham is ‘not good at listening to its students’

I tried the viral TikTok Milan pasta and this is how it went

Spoiler: it was the best meal of my entire life

What’s on for St Patrick’s Day 2023 in Durham?

Lá Fhéile Pádraig sona duit! If you can pronounce this accurately I’ll buy you a Guinness

Durham hedgehogs have gone for gold!

Durham University Hedgehog Friendly Campaign has achieved a Gold Award for its work to protect our little, prickly friends!

St Aidan’s livers-in are being fed reheated food and living with mould

They have detailed what they have called ‘poor quality’ food and accommodation in an open letter to the university

Save Dave the Porter! A campaign to stop the “shifting” of St Aidan’s porter, Dave, to Van Mildert

#SaveDave the ‘legend’ porter who is ‘the lifeblood of Aidan’s’

The housing crisis is ‘pushing working class students out of the city’, says Durham student

Students are deferring, dropping out and transferring, and one student has shared it has made her ‘ill’

Rats, mould, and a crisis: The Tab investigates over 20 per cent rent hikes for Durham students

One student reports paying £220 for a house in Gilesgate