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'


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

The Band Review – ‘heartwarming and nostalgic fun’

The new Take That inspired musical a great testament to the great British boyband.