Martha Wilson

Martha Wilson
Manchester University


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What’s happening in Manchester to mark the MEN attack anniversary today?

22 people were killed at Manchester Arena on 22nd May 2017

University of Manchester announces compensation for strikes

It will use the deducted strike pay to benefit students ‘through new and additional activities’

Strikes at UoM to continue for at least a further five days

Strikes are likely to continue over the exam period

Students at UoM are refusing to pay their tuition fees until they’re compensated for the strikes

They’re withholding the final instalment of their £9,000 minimum tuition fees

A proposal to name a bin in the SU after Nick Clegg has been rejected

Shame cos it’s absolutely jokes

Some University of Manchester students to have topics excluded from exams after strike action

It comes after dissertation deadlines have been pushed back by a week

Tributes left for UoM student Charlie Pope who died last week

‘A beautiful boy, we will miss you Charlie’

Body found in canal believed to be missing Manchester fresher Charlie Pope

The first year student had been missing since Friday morning

It turns out Antwerp Mansion never actually had a nightclub licence

On Saturday it was served a notice to close in one month

People in Manchester are the third most likely to have sex this Valentine’s Day

New research shows that Manchester has a big appetite for sex this year

UoM and MMU are joint 16th on Stonewall’s Top 100 Employers list

MMU must be so pleased

An MMU grad has gone to fight in Syria

He is fighting alongside Kurdish group YPG

A student has been found dead at MMU halls

The police discovered the body of a man on Friday morning

Vote for Manchester’s most eligible bachelor: heat two

Fresh Fallow fitties

Vote for Manchester’s most eligible bachelorette: heat two

Don’t Cha wish your girlfriend was hot like these gals

An MMU graduate has been jailed for possessing child porn

Some of the children were as young as six

Everything that happens to you in third year

Don’t even mention graduation

You can get free KFC in Manchester tomorrow

Now that is finger lickin’ good

UoM is one of the worst unis in the UK for attending lectures

14 per cent of you are too hungover lol

There have been three armed muggings in Fallowfield

Greater Manchester Police tweeted about the incidents

The Parkway Gate fire: Everything we know

The student halls on Chester Street were ablaze for three hours on Monday night

You can buy a ticket for any film at Vue Manchester Printworks for £4.99

Prices have been slashed for ‘the foreseeable future’

A petition has been started to make Fallowfield safer for students

A University of Manchester student has begun a petition to send to Andy Burnham and Greater Manchester Police

University of Manchester Ranked 25th in The Good University Guide 2018

It is ranked 7 places higher than last year

University of Manchester student accused of raping friend

Joshua Lines is on trial at Manchester Crown Court

Police were called to a shooting in Withington last night

It happened around 11:20pm

Two men beaten and mugged after passing out from ‘free spliffs’ offered to them by strangers

The ‘free roll ups’ offered in Manchester caused one victims to end up in hospital

The first Greggs drive-thru has opened in Greater Manchester and it’s revolutionary

This is not a drill

There’s a petition for a memorial to honour the victims of the Manchester arena attack

It needs 500 signatures to be taken to Manchester City Council

Everything you need to know about Ariana Grande’s One Love Manchester tribute concert

Anyone who was at Ariana’s concert last Monday can register for free tickets

We spoke to the student raising money for the Manchester Emergency Fund at the Greater Manchester Run this weekend

Over £2 million has been raised from various participants so far

Greater Manchester Police confirm fatalities following incident at MEN Arena

Emergency services are responding to a potential explosion and a number of fatalities have been confirmed

There have been reports of an explosion near MEN Arena

Two loud bangs have been heard in the area

Liberal Democrats to legalise cannabis if they win the election

“Liberal Democrats will protect young people by introducing a legal, regulated market for cannabis.”

A fresher disappeared after the Owens Park ball on Saturday

His family and friends are appealing for information

You can now order Wetherspoons from your phone and get it delivered to your table

It’s the future

Things I wish I’d known in my first year of uni in Manchester

The Unirider is everything

Student loan interest rates set to rise to 6.1 per cent

It’s because of Brexit and the UK inflation surge

Antwerp Mansion is hosting a charity event for the Salford Church that burnt down

It’s happening next Wednesday

Police have dealt with 58 Spice related incidents in Manchester this weekend

Multiple Spice users seen in Piccadilly Gardens in a zombie-like state

Police on the hunt for two robbers who threatened a cash-in-transit driver

It happened last Thursday in Fallowfield

How to keep your Fallowfield student house safe over the holidays

Now that the Easter hols have begun, it’s worth taking these extra steps to keep your house burglar free

What’s on in Manchester this week?

Your complete weekly guide to Manchester nightlife

Nobody panic, but the Magic Bus isn’t going to cost £1 anymore

Stagecoach are raising all of their prices

University of Manchester is offering bursaries to Master’s students

They are offering 100 students payments of up to £3k

You can travel from Manchester to London for a tenner

Virgin Trains are having a major sale this week

Everything you need to know about Wonder Woman Festival 2017: Manchetser’s feminist celebration

It’s the biggest feminist festival in Manchester

There has been a fire on Portland Street

This is the second fire to break out in the area in just over three months

Why does nobody care that we have a mouse in our house

They think they can defeat us

Where to take your special someone for Valentine’s day in Manchester

These options are also viable for dinner alone

Sugar daddies are becoming the student alternative to the Bank of Mum and Dad

There has been a 40 per cent increase in female students signing up to sugar daddy websites in the past year