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William Tomsett


Oxford dominates the Varsity punt race

William Tomsett reviews the Varsity punt race, which took place in Cambridge this week

Varsity punting to take centre stage on the river

William Tomsett previews next week’s Varsity punt race to be held on the River Cam

Exeter fail to sell student housing

Nine houses worth £6.5million in total still unsold after a year on the market


Letter To: My Incoming College Children

You will make friends, you will fit in. Plus, you always have our college family!

Uni ‘spends £108,000’ to recruit each additional low-income student

Recent analysis also suggests no connection between the proportion of students from poorer postcodes and final exam scores

India’s legalisation of gay sex is India’s success, not the West’s

Western coverage of India's overturning of Section 377 was at best uninformed and at worst insulting

The Art of Small Talk

At the beginning of October a hormonal mass of teens, infused with adrenalin and trepidation, will descend on Oxford for a week of clumsy...

The ‘Brideshead Revisited’ reputation haunting Oxford

Is there any truth in the fictional portrayals of the University?