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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


Oxford Union officers revolt against Steve Bannon invite

Union secretary Nick Brown has called an emergency meeting of Standing Committee – the society’s governing body – to vote on cancelling the event on Friday

Mojo Preview – ‘gloriously worded script but male dominated’

Cesca Echlin finds this rendition of Jez Butterworth's play hits comic targets, but also reflects on its male-dominated narrative.

Merlin: The magic of kindness

Exploring the continuing relevance of BBC's Merlin

Bake-sale held in protest against Oxford’s gender pay gap

Due to the gender wage discrepancies at the university, from today onwards women in the university are ‘effectively unpaid’ until the end of the year. 

NI abortion rights must be a UK policy

Lobbying your MP could help change the lives of thousands of women