Authors Posts by Luke Barratt

Luke Barratt


Ex-Green candidate endorses Lib Dem

Chris Goodall, the 2010 Green candidate, throws his support behind Layla Moran, the Liberal Democrat candidate for Oxford West and Abingdon

Election interview: Sally Copley, Labour

Labour's candidate for Oxford West and Abingdon on immigration and THAT mug

Election interview: Nicola Blackwood, Conservatives

Luke Barratt speaks to the Conservative candidate for Oxford West and Abingdon, Nicola Blackwood, about, amongst other things, her decision to vote against same-sex marriage

Election interview: Layla Moran, Lib Dems

Luke Barratt speaks to Lib Dem Layla Moran, the Conservatives' main opponent in Oxford West and Abingdon, about tuition fees and a 'coalition of the left'

Tory outrage at Lib Dem claims

Oxford West & Abingdon Lib Dem candidate alleges 'links' between Conservatives and 'toxic' campaign

Oxford West and Abingdon: a key marginal?

Luke Barratt discusses whether Oxford West and Abingdon is as close as the candidates claim and gives a in-depth profile of the candidates running

Union invites banned anti-Islam activist

Robert Spencer, who is banned from entering the UK, has been invited to debate with Anjem Choudary whether ‘Radicalisation is Born At Home’

Kanye not? The racism behind Glastonbury petition

Luke Barratt explores the reasons behind a popular petition against Kanye West’s recently announced Glastonbury booking

Oxford Guild announces Kanye West as speaker

West is to speak at the Oxford University Museum of Natural History

UCAS to include European universities

Rules changes will let students apply to European universities through UCAS


India’s legalisation of gay sex is India’s success, not the West’s

Western coverage of India's overturning of Section 377 was at best uninformed and at worst insulting

The Art of Small Talk

At the beginning of October a hormonal mass of teens, infused with adrenalin and trepidation, will descend on Oxford for a week of clumsy...

The ‘Brideshead Revisited’ reputation haunting Oxford

Is there any truth in the fictional portrayals of the University?

Oxford grad launches new access initiative

The new organisation aims to connect disadvantaged students with Oxbridge mentors

Which TV show has the best intro music?

You shouldn't judge a book by its cover, but what about a show by its intro?