Jonny Singer

Jonny Singer


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Robinson May Ball 2013

JONNY SINGER had a blast at Robinson’s ‘budget ball’, which got pretty much everything right, just a bit more cheaply.

Footlights Tour Show 2013: Canada

JONNY SINGER is left disappointed by the Footlights’ latest offering, which is not quite up to scratch.

The Most Important Thing You’ll Do Today

JONNY SINGER tells you how you can save lives by giving up 15 minutes of your time this afternoon.

Brave Blues Beaten

So near yet so far for Rob Malaney’s side.


Follow the Varsity Match LIVE on The Tab!

Wills and Kate in Cambridge

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge…in CAMBRIDGE!

Editorial: Assange Issue Highlights CUSU Questions

Julian Assange’s talk may have been cancelled, but it has raised questions about CUSU’s role as representative of the student body.

CUSU seeks to block Assange (Secretly)

In an email leaked to The Tab the CUSU Women’s Officer has called on supporters to force the Union to disinvite Julian Assange.

Fluent Fitz go top but Downing hard Dunn by

After an unlucky break in the first half Downing struggled to maintain their recent form, which Fitz capitalised upon leaving the champions to play catch up.

Shave Yourself the Hassle

This Movember Tab Editor JONNY SINGER wants you to forget the tash and remember what’s important.

Bowling For Soup

Tab Editor and self-confessed Bowling For Soup fanboy JONNY SINGER reports back on his childhood heroes.

Trenton Going to Jail

Trenton Oldfield has been sentenced to 6 months in jail for disrupting the boat race.


BBC presenter makes striking claims in an EXCLUSIVE Tab interview.

Fitz Robbers get 18 years

The four men found guilty of stealing from the Fitz have been jailed.

What the Crick: Caius scrap tribute

Caius have scrapped a tribute to a famous scientist amid fears of student vandalism.

Cambridge Guests New Vibe

A new website is working with The Tab to provide better deals for students in Cambridge.

UPDATE Trenton Pleads Not Guilty

The boat race swimmer is in court today.

Careless Whispers

Library Whispers shuts down after cases of cyber-bullying.

What a Duck-up!

Cam Conservators have been accused of attacking sitting ducks.

Culture Column: Jonny Singer

JONNY SINGER doesn’t speak ‘art’ and doesn’t want to learn.

UPDATE: Two Charged Over Fitz Robbery

Officers detain two men in relation to the Fitz robbery in London after Crimewatch appeal.

UPDATE: Fitz CCTV Released

UPDATE: The Museum’s silent alarm system was not linked to the police.

Minchin’s Lost His Caius

Britain’s favourite musical comedian has pulled out of Caius May Ball.

Chinese New Fear

There will be new Chinese Jade on display at the Fitz just weeks after the break-in.

Playing It Safe: Union Reveals New Line-Up

A host of safe stars set to descend on Cambridge for exam term at the Union.

Sir Les Hits Out At Charity Tax

Cambridge’s vice-chancellor has hit back against Tory tax plans.

Churchill Stun Homerton In Cup Clash

FOOTBALL: The better side were thrashed in a thrilling quarter-final battle between Churchill and Homerton.

UPDATE: Hole Lot of Trouble at John’s

Continued pigeon hole thefts at John’s have led to accusations of student stealing.

CUSU Goes Old-school

Rosalyn Old is officially fit. And officially CUSU president next year.

Gilmour’s Coming Home

Girton have announced they’re taking Charlie back after his spell in the slammer.

Cambridge: More Money Than Monaco

Cambridge may be richer than Monaco, but it still doesn’t pay the living wage.

“Still Closing” Sez Fez

If you thought Fez was going to stay open, think again.

Going Snow-where!

A Cantab is one of 7 brits barricaded in a ski chalet demanding in protest at not being paid.

King’s Turn AmNASTY

King’s College aren’t giving peace a chance and have scrapped Amnesty’s termly cage protest for a “sponsored rowing event.”

Jordan Proves Popular in Packed Union

Katie Price proves her popularity in getting some honest words off her enormous chest.

Jailbreak 2012 – The Preview

As the teams prepare and sponsorship forms get filled, The Tab looks ahead to this weekend’s Jailbreak.

College Clash Over June Event Theme

Trinity Hall and Wolfson have been involved in an angry exchange after choosing THE SAME THEME for their June Events.

Sports Centre To Open In 18 Months

The first phase of the Sports Complex could be completed within 18 months after leaping the last administrative hurdle.

Blues vs Blackheath

RUGBY: Blues make it two on the trot with an impressive defeat of Blackheath

Pembroke May Ball

JONNY SINGER enjoys a slick and varied Pembroke May Ball, with bags to do and no queues in sight.

High Society

JONNY SINGER is disappointed by a potentially-excellent musical which unfortunately couldn’t bring its long-game in outdoor conditions.

May Bumps: Final Day Round Up

JONNY SINGER looks back at the final day of May Bumps, division by division, with the final analysis.


Follow the May Bumps LIVE on The Tab

May Bumps: Day 3 Round Up

JONNY SINGER and HENRY CHARRINGTON analyse Day 3 and look ahead to the final day of May Bumps 2011.

May Bumps: Day 2 Round Up

JONNY SINGER and HENRY CHARRINGTON look back on Day 2 of the May Bumps.


Sports Editor JONNY SINGER gives a post-match report on the first five-star show of the term.

Cambridge Thrash KP’s Surrey

Cambridge MCCU were in superb form again on Day Three to complete a 10 wicket win against the county side.

Cambridge at their Best as Surrey Crumble

Paul Best cracks 150 as Cambridge build a huge lead against County side Surrey.

Ansari traps KP to put MCCU on top

Cambridge MCCU make a fantastic start against a weakened Surrey team which features the return of England’s star batsman.

Oxford Win Varsity Football

Oxford won Varsity football 3-1 today, despite Cambridge’s valiant performance.

Varsity Football Preview

The Tab looks ahead to Friday’s big game, with Cambridge seeking to avenge last year’s penalty heartbreak.

Queens’ Triumph In Cuppers Final

TabSport sees a fantastic effort from Second Division Queens’ as they win Cuppers Football for the first time in their history.

An Interview with Mike Brearley

The Tab catches up with one of England’s most successful ever Cricket captains.

Fitz to Meet Queens’ in Cuppers Final

Fitz edge past Pembroke while Queens’ thrash Churchill to set up a Cup-final clash.

It’s Not Just The Taking Part That Counts

JONNY SINGER struggles with his college allegiance to discover that competition signifies something more than simply winning and losing.

10 Man Fitz Come Back to Reach Semis

A late goal knocks Selwyn out, as Fitz move on to the Semi Finals of Cuppers.

LIVE UPDATES: Lent Bumps 2011

Follow the Lent Bumps LIVE on The Tab from 2pm.

Varsity Calendar

JONNY SINGER gives you everything you need to know for the upcoming glut of Varsity Matches.

Caius Beat Fitz To Seal Safety

One moment of quality is enough to beat Fitz, as Caius edge a turgid affair to beat the drop.

Noises Off

Sports Editor JONNY SINGER swaps fields for farces and finds no reason for regret.

Windy Weekend Causes Cuppers Chaos

Trinity, Downing, Homerton, Christ’s and Emma all crash out in the second round, as the wind plays havoc with Cuppers.

Tab Trains: American Football

JONNY SINGER goes for a session with the Blues American football team, with disastrous consequences.

Trinity Down Brave Catz

Trinity are one win from the title as they beat a dogged St Catz side.

Grid-Iron’s New Awakening

JONNY SINGER talks to THOMAS PIACHAUD about American football, the Cambridge Pythons and the Union’s Superbowl Party.

Jesus Win To End John’s Decade Of Dominance

Jesus win 19-11 against a battling John’s to take the title in an absolute classic.

LIVE UPDATES: Jesus vs John’s

Follow today’s crunch match between Jesus and John’s LIVE on The Tab from 2.00 here.

Jesus and John’s Set for Showdown

On Tuesday at 2pm Jesus will host John’s in one of the biggest College Rugby cames of the decade. JONNY SINGER looks ahead at the fixture.

Homerton profit as Jesus lose Maini man

Sports editor JONNY SINGER sees Homerton come back from two goals down after Jesus keeper sees red.

Cambridge Student Wins Surrey Contract

Trinity Hall’s Zafar Ansari is awarded a contract with top County side cricket team, Surrey.

Cambridge’s Biggest Names – Part 2