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James Nottage wonders how to stay in touch with the world of sport in the Bubble

‘Sorry guys, the game’s off’

James Nottage discusses the most annoying moment in the life of a college sportsperson: match cancellation

View From A Blue: Samson Egerton

James Nottage gets an insight into Samson Egerton's life as Blues scrum-half.

A Sporting Mid-Life Crisis

As our Olympic summer draws to a close, James Nottage reflects on how our relationship with the sports we love changes with age.

More to the Games than just Usain

James Nottage takes a look at some of London 2012's hidden sporting gems.

Tour de France: a real bore? Think again!

James Nottage rates Bradley Wiggins' chances at this year's Tour de France and what is making the Tour so captivating.

It’s not over ’til it’s over

James Nottage looks over the term we've had and what's left to come this summer

Interview: Boris Becker

James Nottage interviews titan of tennis Boris Becker about his past and what the future holds for the men’s game

Summer Eights 2012: Friday

James Nottage gathers up the goings-on of the penultimate day of Eights

Axle to grind for Oxford

James Nottage reports on a dominant Cambridge’s success in the Varsity road race


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.
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“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.
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Town vs Gown 2019: Press Release

The official press release ahead of the Town vs Gown 2019 boxing event
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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.