Authors Posts by Alex Doody

Alex Doody


“Sexually perverse” nuns unearthed

Archaeologists find skeletons believed to be of disgraced nuns

Oxford student sentenced to death in Egypt

Solidarity across University after Masters student sentenced over role in Morsi government

Students vote overwhelmingly to retain subfusc

In a record turnout, students have voted to keep subfusc, mortar boards and gowns compulsory by a clear margin

Hertford Bursar recreates candidates out of Lego

'Benign Lego obsessive' Dr Andrew Beaumont makes headlines with his plastic politicians

Oxford Candidates in Pieces

Hertford College bursar recreates MP candidates from Lego

Exeter College bottled by Jesus student

Police were called after an undergraduate from Jesus College smashed a glass window in Exeter

Proposals in Exeter and Pembroke to appoint BME Officers

Exeter and Pembroke JCRS a step closer to joining the twelve other colleges with BME officers

Protests at Exeter over OSFL abortion panel event

Exeter College goes ahead with the discussion despite protesters from across the University

Exeter votes to update harassment policy

Exeter JCR has voted to update its harassment policy in line with the university's


A black and white close-up shot of the face of a man with a woman standing up beside him.

Fast Film: In a Lonely Place unites noir tradition with painfully real romance

Humphrey Bogart is a man addled by loneliness in this cinematic masterclass of subtlety and allegory.
taylor swift sings into a microphone

“Look what you made me do”: Taylor Swift’s reinvention

The reinvention of her ‘reputation’ is not a change of character nor a sudden shift in her attitude to the spotlight. The Reputation era was simply a rebranding of sound, lyricism, production and image which worked to provoke her audience and, ironically, sustain her reputation.
The Town vs Gown promotional poster

Town vs Gown 2019: Press Release

The official press release ahead of the Town vs Gown 2019 boxing event
The 1975 play on a stage

Review: The 1975’s latest album falls short

Some robotic pretentious waffle. Some cynical love songs. Some good hooks, a few nice bridges. Rinse and repeat for an album for an identikit album, with a dozen else out there the same.

City Council Blasts Oxford Union over Le Pen Invite

Oxford City Council accused the Union of a “pattern of endangering community safety by inviting fascists into the city.