Authors Posts by Ralph Turner

Ralph Turner


The penny drops at Lincoln

Ascension day celebrated with Lincoln's traditional penny throwing festival

Teddy Hall drop ball

Poor ticket sales scupper 'glorified bop' that couldn't compete with higher profile Oxford balls

Oxford triumph in pentathlon

Dark blues take varsity victory in Cambridge

Ex-Iranian President’s son faces University investigation

Complaint alleges that doctoral thesis proposal of Mehdi Hashemi Rafsanjani was plagiarised

New kids on the block

Goat race butts in on weekend\'s sporting action

Handing them it on a plate

Lamenting the broken system of rugby cuppers

A long journey home

The hockey Blue's impressive victory over their Scottish opponents

They think it’s all over

Ralph Turner on the sporting events taking place over the Vac

No second chances for Blues

Ralph Turner reports on the Blue’s demoralising defeat to Loughbrough’s second choices

Get a grip FIFA

'The whole situation is quite frankly ridiculous'


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

The psychology of an evil stepmother

Is this classic archetype a thing of the past?
A drawing which shows envy as a naked hag angrily soaring through the sky, by William Hamilton

The anxiety of envy

"Big names dominate the industry, and yet their fiction feels incredibly same-y."

Word on the Street

Student style in its laidback, everyday glory