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Harriet Smith Hughes


CNB Comment: Page 3 – Voice on the Street

Harriet Smith Hughes asks locals, students and visitors on Cornmarket what they think of the Sun's Page 3.

‘Suspended coffee’ arrives in Oxford

A coffee shop in Oxford has introduced a scheme inspired by 'suspended coffee'. Cherwell dropped in for a taster

CNB Comment: Margaret Thatcher

In a week of mourning and reflection in the wake of Margaret Thatcher's death, Harriet Smith Hughes meets Oxford students to discuss the life of the ex-Prime Minister


Harriet Smith Hughes chats with Police Dog Hogan about juggling professional careers and urban bluegrass

The Feminist Question

Julie Burchill’s transphobic rant highlights deeper problems with populist feminist debate

The feminist question

Harriet Smith Hughes argues that Julie Burchill's transphobic rant highlights some of the broader problems facing modern feminism

Why we love to bash the Tabs

What is it that fuels such irrational animosity between Oxford and Cambridge?


70% of students only drink to fit in, says NUS survey

Almost half of the survey’s participants claimed that prior to starting university they had a perception that students spent most of their time getting drunk.

Oxford ranked as Britain’s least socially inclusive university

Just one in ten students at Oxford view themselves as working class while over 60% of students went to a private or grammar school.

Voluntourism: how a booming industry has real world consequences

Combining volunteering with tourism often harms rather than helps disadvantaged communities

Follow the Money: How football puts finance over fans

In light of Bolton Wanderer's narrow escape from administration, we need to confront how money dominates our nation's favourite sport.

Aung San Suu Kyi’s honorary degree should be revoked

If the degree was awarded to honour human rights, can it not be revoked to honour human rights?