Jack Hudson

News Editor of The Cardiff Tab

Jack Hudson
Cardiff University


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Cardiff SU says students will not get good value for money this year in leaked document

A source says the SU is not prepared for freshers

Cardiff SU threatens to ‘fire and rehire’ 45 staff if they refuse to take a pay cut

A staff member has called the measures ‘unjust’

Cardiff Uni nursing students to do exams alongside placements due to time lost on COVID frontlines

They are being asked to complete twelve months of work in a six month period

Cardiff University schools tell students that physical exams will not take place

Exams are moving to online submission

Cardiff University ends all in-person teaching due to coronavirus

Teaching will move online

Cardiff Uni cancel all international trips and look at alternatives to face-to-face lectures

Coronavirus has been declared a major incident for the university

Emergency General Meeting called to discuss Cardiff SU stance on strike action

The meeting will take place on 10th March

CBR UK will be outside Cardiff Uni up to three times a week until pro-choice stance is reversed

CBR UK say pro-life students are being intimidated

INVESTIGATION: Keylet have been charging Cardiff students for damage they did not do

They’ve also changed exit reports for student houses

Joe Lycett just held a rave outside CPS in Cathays

People were chanting ‘normal wear and tear’

Pro choice society forced to move event amid fears of protest

The University believed there was a ‘risk of protest’ at the event

Cathays stabbing victim accused of being ‘the aggressor’ in court

Three men are on trial for his murder

‘Firing squad for these baby murders’: The abuse faced by the proposer of SU pro-choice motion

The Catholic chaplaincy shared an offensive article

Pro-life protestors are outside main building showing graphic abortion images

They are protesting following the SU adopting a pro-choice stance

Cardiff Uni’s Catholic society has left the guild of societies following pro-choice vote

They will no longer be a part of the SU

SU President passes anti-racism motion and responds to Hong Kong protestors

The SU committed to tackling institutional racism

Cardiff SU has voted to adopt an official pro-choice stance

The motion passed by a huge majority

Lib Dem candidate apologises for offensive tweets made while he was a student at Cardiff Uni

He apologised for being an ‘ignorant manchild’

Cardiff Uni’s Catholic Chaplaincy say pro-choice motion would violate their right to choice

The Anglican and Methodist society has hit back

Extinction Rebellion propose ‘radical’ environment policy for Cardiff Students’ Union

They say the SU has not taken action on the climate emergency

You’ll never walk up the SU stairs again: Temporary entrance opens

The new entrance is even weirder than the stairs

On your bike: The new SU cycle lane is finally back up and running

The lane has been filled with works ever since it opened

Cardiff Uni Students’ Union to vote on becoming officially pro-choice

It follows controversy around the pro-life society

Cardiff Uni calls back exchange students from Hong Kong amid safety concerns

A number of UK Universities are doing the same

Listen up Taly freshers: your vote could be crucial in the snap general election

Cardiff North is a swing seat

There is a new pro-life society at Cardiff Uni this year

They plan to protest outside abortion clinics

Cardiff’s student paper Gair Rhydd refuses to retract article presenting climate change as a ‘debate’

Gair Rhydd published an article denying man-made climate change

‘Everyone at Liberty got mumps’: Mumps outbreak across Cardiff universities

There have​ been 28 reported cases amongst Cardiff students

New cycle lane outside SU closed for roadworks just days after opening​

It was nice while it lasted

New student flats cancelled due to lack of demand

The flats would have meant the destruction of three local businesses

Welsh Assembly pledges to make Student Mental Health a priority

The pledge comes just in time for World Mental Health Day tomorrow​

Image of Boris Johnson in duck costume projected onto Cardiff Castle

Videos of hypocritical quotes from Micheal Gove were also played

Posh Cardiff private halls turned into hotel because nobody wanted to live there

There are fears new student blocks will be left empty

Love Island’s Michael is heading to Cardiff

If you’re not gonna call him chaldish don’t bother going

Waiting times for a counselling session at Cardiff are the highest they’ve been in five years

The university have now closed the online referral system permanently

Ex SU official condemns Cardiff Uni as institutionally racist

He says there’s a ‘culture of racism’

Cardiff’s new and old SU presidents are having a big racism row on Facebook

It’s all kicking off

Cardiff Uni rises into the top 40 in national league table

Anatomy, Journalism and Dentistry are amongst our best subjects

The former Buffalo building has been sold and will reopen as Wow bar

LGBT+ bar Wow is moving into the venue

Two men charged with the murder of Fahad Mohamed Nur at Cathays station

A further man remains in custody

Police say Cathays stabbing victim was known to his attackers as third man is arrested

Four people are now held in custody in relation to the murder

Local residents being targeted by scammers claiming to be raising money for Cardiff University

Scammers have been going door to door in the Cardiff area

Three arrested at Heathrow airport following Cathays stabbing

Two men and a woman have been arrested in relation to the murder of Fahad Mohamed Nur

Armed police called to Cathays mosque as teenagers ‘break in with knives’

Two men aged 18 and 19 were arrested following the incident

You could be flying across Cardiff Bay by zip wire this summer

The attraction is planned to open in July

Cardiff Met’s football team qualify for the Europa League

They’re the first university team ever to qualify

Cardiff Uni closes counselling referrals for new students at the start of exam period due to demand

The counselling and wellbeing team will not take any new referrals until 17th June

Cardiff Uni is the best place in the country to study Occupational Therapy

Cardiff is joint first with Southampton for studying Occupational Therapy

Voting scandal and burning banners: The controversies behind this year’s Cardiff SU elections

The VP of Education wasn’t announced on the night

Cardiff SU President compares her successor to Donald Trump

Jackie Yip will take over by the end of the academic year