Sophie Tallon

Former Co-Editor-in-Chief of The Tab Cambridge

Sophie Tallon
Cambridge University

Cambridge University, Cambridge Colleges, Cambridge culture, News, Politics, Current Affairs, Rom-Coms, TikTok trends, Selling Sunset, The Kardashians, Love Island

  • Sophie was the Editor-in-Chief for The Tab Cambridge features team where she ensured her team produce quality articles that are entertaining (and lawsuit-free!)
  • Sophie loves to write articles relating Reality TV characters to Cambridge stereotypes, and anything about 2000s Rom-Coms!
  • Sophie loves to play netball, binge reality TV, and, of course, write for The Tab Cambridge


Sophie started writing for the Tab in her first year at university, and then became Senior Editor for the features team. She is now the Editor-in-Chief with Esther


Sophie is currently in her second year at the University of Cambridge where she studies Politics and Sociology and tries her best to enjoy the nightlife


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Everything which makes The Gentlemen series miles better than the disastrous film

Big love to whoever cast Theo James

Cambridge University invested millions in companies supporting Israel’s military operation

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Last minute Valentine’s Day date ideas according to your Cambridge student vibe

Your date will thank me x

Flippin’ good: A guide to Pancake Day in Cambridge

Get ready for an insufferable amount of pancake puns x

From Compsci-core to Y2k: The Cambridge Tab editors get a fashion makeover

Letting our inner sidge girlies out

If Cambridge Colleges were on Love Island, this is who would couple up

Johns is obviously Destiny’s Chaldish newest member x

As a Cambridge student, here’s everything I wish someone had told me about offer day

Stress levels = through the roof

Seven reasons to join The Cambridge Tab this Lent!

We need YOU on our team

New year, same me

A plea for all Cambridge students to abandon resolutions

If Modern Family characters went to UK universities, this is exactly where they’d go

Obviously Alex would go to Oxbridge

This is what Cambridge University college each Love Actually character would go to

The only thing worse than the total agony of being in love is a supo in week eight

My Cambridge walk of fame

For all the stars in Cambridge

Five things to do this Cambridge Bonfire Night

Remember, remember!

How to survive Week Five

*cue meltdown*

Our fashion evolution: The Cambridge effect

From victims of microtrends to sustainable queens

Halloween outfits based on your Cambridge Uni archetype

In the words of Cady Heron, Halloween is the one day a year when a girl can dress up like a total slut and no other girls can say anything else about it

Forget girl math…introducing Cambridge Math!

It’s not over-spending, it’s stimulating the economy x

Homerton College welcomes Naomi Campbell

Yes, The Naomi Campbell!!

Double trouble: The twin experience at university

A reflection on the university experience as a twin

Eight things in Cambridge that remind me of the Roman Empire

A simple woman tries to understand why the Roman Empire has conquered the male mind

Inclusive, thought-provoking and affordable: Nick’s vision for the Union

I interviewed Nick Davis about his Union presidential campaign

Kudos to you! The cult of LinkedIn

The devil works hard, but high-achievers at Cambridge work harder

Cambridge ranks first in The Complete University Guide

Proof at last: Cambridge officially better than O*ford

The Met Gala meets Sidge Students

The Met Gala – possibly the only fashion event that rivals lectures at Sidge

What series you should binge, based on your Cambridge subject

Warning! This article will result in procrastination!

Seven ways to survive Cambridge as a Northerner

Navigating the North-South divide is tough, but not impossible!

Which Cambridge college would these iconic Love Islanders attend?

Hot bombshells, neon bikinis and…Cambridge?

Which romcom to watch for Valentine’s based on your subject

Roses are red, violets are blue, I have the perfect film suggestion for you x