Authors Posts by James Taylor

James Taylor


Hockey Blues truimph in gritty victory

James Taylor reports from the Blues v Cardiff Metopolitan’s 1sts hockey match.

Winter of Discontent

James Taylor on the recent sporting slump and how to overcome it

Nike sign Oxford Sports kit deal

James Taylor interviews Greg Rutherford, promoting the Kitlocker-Nike launch

Fanatic for fantasy football

James Taylor takes a look at one of the more engaging things to do with the end of your summer.

How should we remember London 2012?

James Taylor reviews the incredible event and achievements that were our London 2012 Olympics.

Poor coverage ruining our Olympics?

James Taylor considers whether the Olympic Games are being spoiled for TV spectators by inadequate TV coverage

Tough road ahead for Andy Murray

James Taylor assesses Andy Murray's loss in the much-hyped Wimbledon final and why he must not accept second place again.

Those sticks and stones can be thrown

James Taylor examines athletes’ body-image issues, and argues coaches should remember that words can hurt

Treat ’em mean, keep ’em keen

With the Olympics rapidly approaching, James Taylor analyses how to ensure success for Team GB at London 2012

Gonna run this town tonight

University cross-country runner James Taylor gives an expert view on where the best running is to be had in Oxford


Blues committee members vote on merger of women’s and men’s committees

The presidents' proposal is expected to meet opposition with captains of a number of teams signing a letter in opposition against the merger.

Crossing continents

How to build your academic career halfway around the world

Oxford bans donations from Chinese tech giant

Oxford suspended Huawei donations shortly after China was criticised as 'autocratic' by Chancellor Patten

Hard to Be-Leave – Brexit: The Uncivil War

If you're looking for a grown up perspective on Brexit, Channel 4's political docudrama leaves much to be desired
two hands holding a load of shopping bags

Binge shopping – a no brainer?

Exploring the science behind the 'treat yourself' mentality