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.


Blues take Major Stanley win

Oxford University’s Rugby Blues beat Cardiff RFC 27-5

Purple Turtle to close down

The night club failed to agree a new lease with the Oxford Union

The power of silence: the art of Marina Abramović

Much of Abramović's work uses silence and ritualization to suspend all meaning of time

Table Manners Preview – ‘reworked in a highly engaging manner’

Alex Rugman previews Flared Productions' reworking of Alan Ayckbourn's play.

Glory ahead for St Peter’s?

Cal Flintoff reviews the drama of the Men’s Football Cuppers as the Quarters approach