James Hawkes

James Hawkes
York University


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Clubbers of the week

You made it yet?

Five minutes with YUSU pres candidate: George Balmford

This guy thinks he’s a pretty big deal

York’s worst club revealed

Democracy is a cruel mistress for some

Tab tries £4 wine tasting

Because that’s all we could afford

How to talk to cabbies

Because after reading this you’ll totally know how to do it

Is this York’s most legendary bouncer?


Join The Tab next term

Don’t join a cult next term, join us instead

Found: Dildo in the Tang

Is it yours?

York students banter YSJ on Yik Yak

It’s so uni

Langwith lose college varsity tiebreak boat race

Langwith’s outlook on life called into question after they lose to Durham at boozing

Feeling chilly? Let these photos of the half-naked rugby team warm…your heart

We caught these dirty boys in the showers

What is York’s worst club?

Cast your vote

“Live and Loud”- YUSU’s answer to a successful Freshers concert

Even worse than last year

What your college will, most definitely, say about you

College stereotypes will never die

Meet this year’s creme-de-la-creme of athleticism: The Captains

The leaders of this year’s sports teams battle for your new blood