Authors Posts by Verity Bligh

Verity Bligh


A long way home

Living 10,000 miles away can be both a blessing and a curse

A long way home

Christmas dinners, children’s plane toys, and the difference between ‘chirpsing’ and ‘tuning’: living 10,000 miles away is both a blessing and a curse for Verity Bligh.

One thing I’d change about Oxford… the weather

Verity Bligh wishes that Oxford’s weather was a little less dreary


Georgian independence petition discovered at Bodleian

The petition is the first documented occasion of the Georgian population protesting for further rights as a nation

Exposed expenses hide a darker truth

College heads’ personal expenses are shocking, but the real problem is transparency

Access denied? Reflections on a revealing week in Oxford

Students share their personal perspectives on Oxford's access report

The insidious power of borrowing

Cultural synthesis has historically been a tool of colonial oppressors

Oxford pubs serve the most expensive pints outside of London

The average cost of a pint in Oxford is £4.57, according to a new study