Amelia Lockhart-Hourigan

Amelia Lockhart-Hourigan
Edinburgh University


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Edi_Anonymous survey shows the top places people claim to have been spiked in Edi

25 per cent of respondents reported being spiked at Why Not

Edinburgh students are using Edi_Anonymous to report stories of being ‘spiked by injection’

The victims reported feeling ‘very unwell’ and waking up with red puncture marks

After exposing my abuser I was charged with harassment by Edinburgh University

The University of Edinburgh ‘does not comment on individual cases of misconduct’

Edinburgh Uni investigates student for defamation after she spoke out about sexual assault

The uni only started looking into the assault, which she didn’t want to report, after she was forced to defend herself

‘She covers all the bases’ to ‘I didn’t feel a spark’: Here’s Edinburgh Goes Dating 9!

Back again for another round of Edinburgh’s best match making service

Dog poop and ugly vases: Edinburgh Goes Dating is back again

Were our singles lucky in love?

Single on Valentine’s Day? Sign up for Edinburgh Goes Dating and never feel alone again

Who needs Tinder when you have The Tab?

Valentine’s Day is over: Galentine’s Day is the superior holiday and here’s why

It’s time to celebrate a different kind of love in lockdown

A very honest review of the Bristo Square Scandi Bar

At the very least your laptop will be charged

A comprehensive review of the best Halloween films to watch at home this year

Just because you can’t go out doesn’t mean you can’t get spooky!

I had to self-isolate in Edinburgh and this is a breakdown of what it was like

Hint: there’s a lot of wine involved

A scientific breakdown of what your Edi flat location says about you

We can’t all live in Marchmont

These are the Edinburgh Uni locations with the highest instances of sexual assault

Pollock Halls has the highest percentage of sexual assault of any halls

83 per cent of Edi students know someone who’s experienced sexual assault, survey reveals

62 per cent of students have experienced assault personally

Take The Tab Edinburgh’s sexual assault survey 2020

Help speak out about sexual misconduct at the University

‘Students lack knowledge of consent’: We spoke to the admin behind Edi Anonymous

The page was inspired by the St Andrews Survivors account

I shaved my head during quarantine and it was a total feminist power move

You should do it too!

I study humanities and I’m tired of people making fun of my degree

I work just as hard as somebody in STEM