Authors Posts by Tess Colley

Tess Colley


Cherwell tries: Parkour

Cherwell sends a chronically unfit reporter to give Parkour a try

Shark Tales – Series 3 – Episode 5

Alexander Fox and Tess Colley return to Park End Street for the last time this year, and the last time ever, to hear about the Gold Rush, Oxford memories and plenty of licking.

Review: Calvary

Tess Colley is amazed and amused by John McDonagh's arresting tale of church and community

Review: Look Back in Anger

Tess Colley enjoys Osborne's classic at Edinburgh Fringe

Preview: 1984

Tess Colley expects good things from this adaptation of Orwell's classic

Review: Endeavour

Spire-porn at its best? Oxford is the real star of this Morse prequel, writes Tess Colley

Don’t blame universities for low state school admissions

Tess Colley argues that government treatment of the state sector has damaged state school chances of admissions to the Russell Group.

Focus on… the New Writing Festival

Tess Colley talks to writers and directors from OUDS' annual festival

Review: Antigone

Tess Colley is not convinced by this modern adaption of a Greek Tragedy

Focus on… Dance in Oxford

Tess Colley talks to Emily Romain from Dream Again Dance Co.


Tolkien fans visit Oxford to celebrate author

The four-day event will include a Hobbit bake-off

Exclusive: Jude Law to speak at Union

The BAFTA-winning actor will appear with Jeremy Gilley, founder of Peace One Day, to promote the initiative, which works for an annual day of ceasefire and non-violence worldwide

Oxford historian discovers new letter sent by suffragette

The letter was written in 1905 by Annie Kenney, the first suffragette to be imprisoned in the campaign for the vote

App launched to help new students navigate Oxford

The app features the presidents of Oxford SU, the African and Caribbean Society (ACS) and the Dramatic Society, as well as the Bodleian librarian

Oxford Club Couture

Feathers, latex, or pyjamas: the dress code for Oxford clubs knows no bounds