UCU Strikes “could have been avoided” states Principal Professor Mathieson during Question Time

On Wednesday 20th November, a ‘Question Time’ session was held with Professor Peter Mathieson, the Principal of the University of Edinburgh and Professor Colm Harmon, the Vice-Principal Students. Students were given the opportunity to ask questions and raise awareness of certain issues, with discussions about the upcoming UCU strikes a focal point of the evening. […]


TV drama or political engagement? The case for Debate Night

Politics is showbusiness for ugly people, as the saying goes, and with that in mind it’s worth taking another look at which contestant the public want to vote out this week. ‘I’m a Celeb’ has ‘extra camp’ we have ‘Question Time’, ‘Debate Night’, ‘Newsnight’, ‘Andrew Marr’, ‘Brexitcast’. Never before has politics had so much coverage. […]