The Conservatives’ plans for immigration are anything but concrete

When it comes to immigration and the upcoming election, the Conservatives have been campaigning for an ‘Australian-style points-based system’, claiming that the implementation of such a policy will get immigration ‘under control.’ Not only that, but Boris Johnson and Home Secretary Priti Patel have made it clear that voting for Labour is a vote for […]

Live Music

Live Review: Tom Odell at Usher Hall

The lights dim, and out walks Tom who gives a slight smile and wave. He sits upon a stool in front of a piano, a single spotlight shining upon him. He plays the first notes and a sea of hushes spread through the crowd. This is where Odell starts; just him, a piano, and the […]


KeepCups: The process and impact behind the Students’ Association’s giveaway scheme

On 14 September, the Students’ Association announced that free KeepCups would be given away at all student union and university cafes. Within a week, almost 4,000 University of Edinburgh and Students’ Association branded KeepCups were distributed amongst students.  This isn’t the first time KeepCups have made an appearance on campus: serving as a case study […]