Ruth Meredith

Ruth Meredith
Birmingham University


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The Feng steals BNOC crown for 2015

As voted for by you

Who is your Birmingham BNOC 2015? The Final

Fight fight fight

BNOC 2015: Heat Two

Time for round two

Police appeal for witnesses after sexual assault in Selly Oak

It happened in February

BNOC 2015: Heat One

Ding ding

Manifesto calls for better housing and end to unpaid internships

Who knew UoB and BCU would work together?

Exam Bingo: All the people you’re bound to see in your exams

Exams do strange things to people

We have better graduate prospects than Oxford

And we’re far more down to earth

Grad Ball glitch leaves finalists devastated

Tickets went on sale before midday

Accounting student who died in cliff top fall was dodging a taxi fare

He died in December last year

Tiverton Road is the most burgled street in Selly Oak

How safe is your street?

Second year passes out after she is stalked home by boys in UoB sports hoodies

The Guild are now investigating

Desperate jobseeker spat at while looking for work

He just wants a job

PhD mastermind could live – and die – on Mars

Maggie’s made the final 100

Lovelorn romantic sends final year love letter in the library

Please can someone translate the bottom bit

You can get hitched on campus


Birmingham graduate lands ‘dream job’ with sandwich board plea

Get their attention

Bristol Road is the most dangerous place to live in Selly

Bear this in mind when picking your student house

Electric’s bargain 80p drinks night cancelled

Well that’s no fun

House ablaze on Hubert Road

Fire engines are at the scene

How private school is your hall?

Surprisingly, Mason doesn’t top the charts

In defence of drinking alone: Why we should all be doing it

I don’t judge your hobbies, so don’t judge mine

Police arrive at the Aston Webb building to end the occupation

Defend Education have been at it again

‘Chauvinistic pigs’ viciously egged girls in Selly Oak

A number of girls fell foul to a series of nasty egging attacks last week

Stranded freshers panic after University fails to allocate enough halls accommodation

It is thought hundreds of freshers are without uni accommodation after they got into Birmingham through clearing