Joe Banfield
Joe Banfield was formerly a reporter, then editor, at The Tab Durham. He left The Tab in July 2018.

A Durham student has been crushed to death in a nightclub queue

This story will be updated regularly

Prince Charles is coming to Durham next week

And he is going to meet ‘members of the public’

Durham Uni’s hummus society are the newest BNOCs in town

They’ve become a national icon

M&S is closing and we don’t know what to do with ourselves

Can Tesco Finest even compare?

Only 11 unis spent more per student on their mental health services than Durham

According to our Mental Health Rankings 2017

A round up of everything that happened at Durham Uni in 2017

A spectacular year

Exclusive: Durham Union Secretary resigns after comparing women’s periods to pooing your pants

He said women wearing short skirts is ‘like leaving your door unlocked’

Extremist anti-Islamic groups are planning a protest in Millennium Square on Saturday

Don’t worry: there will be counter-demonstrations

This Durham first-year has beaten professional Oxbridge Economists to win a prize worth £10,000

She doesn’t even do Economics

‘We’re the best band in Durham’: Meet the gorgeous boys of Caylon

They’ve just released their first EP

‘Find a classroom and shelter’: Elvet Riverside shut down as ‘explosive devices’ handed into Police Station

The cordon has now been removed, lectures are continuing, and a ‘controlled detonation’ has taken place

A Trevs formal collapsed into such deep chaos that college threatens to ban formals in future

Yes, of course there were food fights

These are the degrees with the biggest gender pay gap for grads in the UK

Some earn up to £3,000 less

Exclusive: Over half of students at Durham say they have suffered from a mental illness

Just two per cent said they used Nightline

Two people have been arrested for trying to sell a leaked A-level exam paper

Ironically the question was about a leaking cylinder

‘I flew from Newcastle to London, via Spain, just to save £40’

But don’t worry he spent his savings on cocktails in Wetherspoons

Tab investigation finds student accommodation buildings across the UK are covered in Grenfell-style cladding

We have confirmed cases at five universities and other buildings are under inspection

A swanky new course at John’s will be the world’s first

No prizes for guessing which subject it’s in

These are the most oversubscribed universities in the UK according to UCAS

It’s not Cambridge, it’s not Oxford, it’s not even Aberystwyth

‘Sell it in Boots’: A Cambridge Professor says study drugs should be sold over the counter

A third of students say they’ve taken them