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Interview: Martin Brown

Xin Fan meets the Horrible Histories illustrator to reminisce about the iconic children's book series and cartooning past and present

Interview: The Last Lib Dem MEP

Cherwell caught up with Catherine Bearder, the Liberal Democrats' lone surviving MEP, shortly after they were wiped out across Britain at the European elections on 22 May

Oxford Decides: 2014

The European and local elections are on Thursday, but should you bother voting? Cherwell taps student opinion and meets candidates from all major parties. With MEPs Daniel Hannan and Catherine Bearder, plus a candidate from UKIP's list

University’s reputation remains cut-proof

Oxford bucks the trend as university applications fall nationwide

Wadham in games theft controversy

Wadham SU experiences a string of thefts of its games

Jesus gets hot tub

Jesus College JCR is to lay on a hot tub for its exam-laden final year students

The Boat Race 2013

Cherwell presents coverage and reaction from the 159th Oxford-Cambridge Boat Race on the River Thames

Scott Mills gives LGBT talk at St Anne’s

The BBC Radio 1 DJ spoke to an audience at St Anne's College about his documentary on LGBT rights in Uganda

Irish students at Oxford doubled over last decade

Rise attributed mainly to an increase in post-graduate enrolments

OUSU vote not to propose Israel boycott

A motion requiring delegates to table a motion in support of the Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions (BDS) movement at the forthcoming NUS Conference was defeated on Wednesday at OUSU Council by 69 votes to 10


Collage showing textile waste and impacts of the fashion industry on the environment

Fast fashion means a slow death for the planet this Christmas

Kat Cooper explores the true environmental cost of high-street fashion
A woman walks down a snowy path with trees lining it. She is wearing a coat and carries a black bag over her shoulder.

Making myself at home

"When you're here for most of the year, making this city your true home is a feat that seems impossible."

Union refute Purple Turtle allegations of “childish” behaviour

According to the Union, negotiations were only "impeded by the impossibility of an agreement on rent."

Oxbridge must take responsibility for ‘systemic’ access issues

A centralised admissions system and greater contextualisation could offer a solution

Eight private schools dominate Oxbridge admissions

The Sutton Trust suggests universities introduce a 'geographic element' to admissions policies