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On the Town

I’m on the town every night. If you see me, wave. I’ll be at the back, looking forward to my beloved Saints being whipped...

Word on the Street

Ben, 26, has been selling the Big Issue outside the Westgate centre since 1998. He’s from Oxford and has lived here all his life. Selling...

Fit Sportswoman of the Week

New College first year Rachel is training hard for her trip to the annual San Pablo Cliff Diving competition on 3 July. She took...

Three is a Magic Number

In Martin Amis’ autobiography Experience, Dad Kingsley (for it is he) memorably describes Terminator 2 as a “flawless masterpiece.” With accolades like that from...


The Spotify syndicate

We should be wary of Spotify's control over the music we listen to

‘Beneath the music from a farther room’

This potential for interaction between artist and audience is a phenomenon of the modern era

Strange creatures: monstrosity in Kafka’s ‘The Metamorphosis’

The world of literature is abundant with monsters: physical monsters, psychological monsters, benevolent monsters, evil monsters. However, there is hardly a monster as puzzling...

Should Philip Green have been named and shamed?

This follows Lord Hain naming Sir Philip Green in Parliament as the businessman accused of harassment

Why are you wearing a poppy?

Making Remembrance Day the default undermines its purpose