Rosie Bettis

Editor of The Sussex Tab

Rosie Bettis
Sussex University


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Meet the Sussex boys doing a 24 hour walk in their speedos for charity

The boys are raising money for local charity Look Sussex.

COVID-19 cut my final year at Sussex short and I’m just not ready to let go yet

I guess they’re right, all good things come to an end.

Sussex University announce plans for £5k seagull statue in library square

It’s about time the gulls got the recognition they truly deserve

Meet your candidates for Wellbeing Officer 2020

Ensuring that each and every student has adequate support for any issue they might encounter and proactively representing students’ rights on and off campus

Meet your candidates for Sports, Societies and Events Officer 2020

The officer representing students in matters relating to active involvement in the SU, sports, societies, volunteering and other student-led activities

Sussex Students: Get ready to VOTE for the Student Elections 2020

Democracy is not cancelled

Sussex Snow cancel Easter ski trip to Andorra

Andorra resorts have closed for the remainder of the season due to COVID-19

My Nu Leng cancel upcoming gig at The Arch

They said they felt it would be irresponsible to go ahead with their scheduled shows

University of Sussex sports tour to Croatia cancelled due to coronavirus

The company felt they have been left with no other choice

Here’s everything people have absolutely rinsed Sussex supermarkets for while stockpiling

Maybe we’ll have to make a trip to the Marina?

BREAKING: A second individual associated with University of Sussex tests positive for coronavirus

The University have confirmed that campus will continue to open as usual.

Brighton’s Churchill Square shopping centre evacuated due to fire

The site is expected to remain closed for 4 hours

‘Go f*** yourself’: Here’s what students and staff on the picket line want to say to Adam Tickell

“Anything we can do to provide solidarity we must do it without question”

BREAKING: Sussex student tests negative for coronavirus

The student was admitted to hospital to be tested for the virus

Sussex Ranger’s ultimate guide to Valentine’s Day in Brighton

The student review site plans your day so you don’t have to

Brighton and Sussex Varsity 2020 fixture schedule has been announced

It’s that time of the year again

Sussex Clubbers of the Week: Refreshers Edition

Dry Jan who?

Sigma are coming to Brighton to perform DJ set at Chalk

The DJ duo will be performing at the venue in March

Sussex Uni is offering students up to £100 in compensation for strikes

It’s the first time a UK university has done this

Sussex and Brighton Winter Ball evacuated after student smashes fire alarm

The entire hotel and all the guests had to be evacuated

Land Beyond Festival announces the details of its return for summer 2020

The event will take place in Wild Park with a brand new theme

School of English ask faculty and students to refrain from vocalising the ‘N-word’ in class

The School have now developed a clear policy

Passwords and petrol bombs: We spoke to the Sussex students being sent back to the UK from Hong Kong

Sussex are covering all costs

Land Beyond Festival is returning to Brighton in a brand new location

The organisers have asked permission to use Wild Park

We spoke to the Sussex sports societies making the best efforts this Movember

It’s about more than just the moustache

Sussex University law students helped mother win discrimination case

The legal advice from two Sussex students helped win the case

Sussex English Lecturer defends his use of the n-word in seminars

Use of the word left students ‘noticeably unsettled’

Sussex Clubbers of the Week: Halloween Edition

It was a graveyard smash

A love letter to: Pryzm Epik Wednesdays

The best worst night out Brighton has to offer

‘SussFessions’: We spoke to the new Confessions page shaking up Sussex

After all, who doesn’t love a gossip?

Place ya bets! Here’s the best dressed at Sussex’s ‘Day at the Races’

Wow, you lot scrub up well

Sussex Clubbers of the Week: Freshers 2019 Edition

Annnnnnd we’re back

We spoke to the Sussex Students volunteering to look out for you on nights out

Introducing, The Good Night Owls

The Sussex Tab are looking for new writers

And we want YOU

A rundown of all the non-boozy Sussex events happening this Freshers week

You really don’t need booze to have a blast

Brighton’s famous Haunt nightclub have renamed ahead of new venue launch

RIP to The Haunt

The 2019 Sussex Festival headliner has been announced

Setting sail this September

New company launch ‘Day at the races’ for Sussex Students

Tired of the same events, in the same places with the same people?

A gunman is on the loose in Brighton city centre according to police reports

Gunshots were heard on Birdham Road

University of Sussex declares a state of climate emergency

Adam Tickell claims urgent action is needed

REVEALED: Joe Healy is Sussex’s BNOC of the Year

Your BNOC King has been crowned

First day of brand new ‘Land Beyond Festival’ cancelled

The extreme weather conditions forced event organisers to cancel today’s event after high winds ripped through the main event tent

Nominations are open for Sussex’s BNOC of the Year 2019

We’re back, baby

It’s your end of term Clubbers of the Week

The final countdown

Screw your deadlines, it’s Sussex Clubbers of the Week

Priorities, am I right?

Sussex wins the 2019 Varsity Series

We are the champions

Any excuse to celebrate, here are your Sussex Clubbers of the week

Let me introduce you, to my party people

Nominations are open for Sussex’s Lecturer of the Year 2019

Who will take the crown?

Your Sussex clubbers of the week: Pancake Day edition

You lot aren’t giving up boozing for Lent that’s for sure

Pinch punch, first of the month: Here’s Sussex Clubbers of the week

Start the month as you mean to go on

Sussex Women’s Rugby 2019 Varsity fixture cancelled as game would be ‘too dangerous’

The game has been called off due to a ‘difference in standards of the teams’

The sun is shining and so are your Sussex Clubbers of the Week

Summer? In FEBRUARY???

Sussex Clubbers of the week: Valentine’s edition

Love is in the air

Dizzee Rascal to headline Land Beyond, new two-day Brighton festival

It’s going to be bonkers

Sussex clubbers of the week: The refreshers edition

Kicking off second term off in style

Sussex SU launch new club night on campus

The night is called ‘Big Night On Campus’

It’s ski trip season, so here are the Clubbers of the Week who’ve hit the slopes

You lot have certainly been up to snow good

Clubbers of the week: Christmas Edition


Here’s your Best Brighton and Sussex Winter Ballers

A night of glitz and glam

The year’s almost over, here’s your Sussex Clubbers of the week

It is the most wonderful time of the week

Sussex Clubbers of the week: Movember Edition

Get your tashes at the ready

It’s basically the end of term, so here’s Sussex clubbers of the week

You lot are already partying like it’s the holidays

It’s getting cold outside, but our Clubbers of the Week are HOTTT

The hall of fame is back for another week

Bye-bye Midterms, it’s your Sussex Clubbers of the Week

This week went off with a bang

Meet ‘The Groov Collective’: The Sussex rugby boys organising charity club nights

You better not kill the groove DJ

Nominate: Who is Sussex’s Maddest Fresher 2018?

Down it freshaaaa

Sussex Clubbers of the week: Halloween edition

You lot got spoooooky

Forget your deadlines, here’s Sussex clubbers of the week

Alcohol is the best from of procrastination

Sussex top for nightlife and politics according to new uni rankings

Political or party animal? Head down south…

Here’s your crazy Sussex clubbers of the week

Autumn is on its way folks

Canvas is shit but here are your Sussex Clubbers of the week

The coolest kids in Brighton

Hell yeah! Sussex’s Clubbers are back

New term, new clubbers

Here are all the best Insta pics from Boundary

Boundary came back with a bang

Sussex Clubbers of the Week: Freshers’ Edition

We’re back baby

The Sussex Festival headliner has been announced

It’s coming back with a bang

Brighton is getting a Printworks-style venue

It can hold a crazy 2,500 people

Sussex’s BNOC of the Year 2018: The final

Get a load of this lot

Here’s your epic end of term Clubbers of the Week

Another year draws to a close

Sussex’s BNOC of 2018: Round Three

Who will you crown as Sussex Royalty?

Sussex’s BNOC of the Year 2018: Round Two

Who will you crown Sussex royalty?

Sussex’s BNOC of the Year 2018: Round One

Who will you crown Sussex royalty?

Nominations are open for Sussex’s BNOC of the year 2018

Who will be crowned the biggest name on campus?

These are Sussex’s best dissertation hand in pics 2018

Did you make the cut?

Meet the Sussex student turning old makeup into art

What a bright idea

Forget your deadlines, it’s Sussex Clubbers of the Week

You lot really can’t resist

Sun’s out, rums out – It’s Sussex clubbers of the Week

Another week, another dose of crazy clubbers

The Foodies Festival is coming back to Brighton

There’s a tequila shack, rum bar and gin station

Both Sussex and Brighton fall in University league tables

Sussex has fallen six places and is now ranked 25th in the country

We’re back with your Clubbers of the Week

Back at it again

The ultimate guide to Brighton in the sun

Here comes the sun

Breaking: Sussex Festival cancelled

Deadlines were not met by external companies

The Sussex Cup – Here’s what went down

It wasn’t quite Varsity, although there was a flare

Sussex Varsity could return next year

Sussex University has voted in favour of bringing back the event for 2019

Welcoming back your Sussex Clubbers of the Week

Here comes the sun

Celebrating the last week of term, here are your Sussex Clubbers of the week

Check out these bunnies

Everything you need to know about Sussex Holi Festival

SASS brings you Holi 2018, the biggest colour festival of the year

It’s One World Week at Sussex, here’s whats happening

Holi Festival, an East Slope International Lip Sync Battle, World Street Market and much much more

It’s time to crown your Sussex Clubbers of the week

Sleep all day and party all night

The struggles of living in Northfield

“We’re paying all this money and we don’t even get double beds”

Here they are again – Sussex’s Clubbers of the week

Volks on a Wednesday anyone?

Braving the Brighton snow, here are Sussex’s Clubbers of the Week

Even the Arctic temperatures didn’t stop these sesh legends