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Under-30s in the UK will be offered alternative to AstraZeneca vaccine

Due to concerns about a possible link between the AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine and rare blood clots, under-30s in the UK will now be offered an alternative jab. The decision has…

Another weekend of “complete chaos” in the Meadows

Temperatures in Edinburgh reached 16 degrees on Saturday, with Scotland’s ‘stay at home’ order lifted on Friday, meaning residents were free to go out without having a specific reason to…

University cancels all undergraduate in-person teaching until September

On Thursday afternoon, Vice-Principal for Students Professor Colm Harmon emailed students with the news that both teaching and assessments for undergraduate students at the University of Edinburgh will continue in…

The Student speaks to Edinburgh students who worked as key workers

As the first wave of the Covid-19 pandemic tore through the country, everybody was instructed to work from home if they could. Many workers, however, did not have this option…

“I hope you’ve earned that” – the morality of food and exercise

Ooh, I hope you’ve earned that”; “How much walking will you have to do to work that off?” – most, if not all, of us know the type of comment.…

Christine Jardine: Interview with the MP for Edinburgh West

Christine Jardine, the MP for Edinburgh West, was first elected in the 2017 general election, one of only four Liberal Democrat successes in Scotland, and increased her majority in December’s…

Stop bashing our bodies

It is a challenging time for the body positivity movement. Christmas and New Year have just flown by, and most of those who celebrate will – hopefully – have had…

Interview with Liberal Democrats Edinburgh South West candidate Tom Inglis

The Student spoke to Liberal Democrat’s candidate for Edinburgh South West, Tom Inglis, to discuss how he feels the party has progressed since the coalition and in advance of the…