Review: ‘The Family’

We take a look at Channel 4's unusual new documentary.

Top Five: Ways to de-stress

Exams looming and it all getting too much? Take some time-out and read this...

A really, really blind date

Agnes Meath Baker goes 'Dating in the Dark', and gets a look at the shadier side of the singles' dating world

Mirror synesthesia

Verity Crane examines the unusual phenomenon of suffering from too much empathy

Oxford’s intellectual monogamy

Cherwell considers the merits of liberal arts education

Booze cruise: Corpus Christi Beer Cellar

The Pelican and the Tortoise are iconic

Interview: Emmy the Great

Sweet Valley High, destructive relationships and Emmy the Great's debut album...

Hometown: Wem, Shropshire

Wem- it's in Shropshire. Which is close to Wales.

Final Cut

Topshop take on the A-W ’08 tailoring trend as championed on the catwalk by Yves Saint Laurent

Our Man Abroad: Damascus

Nude bathing and political turmoil in the Syrian capital.


Mojo Preview – ‘gloriously worded script but male dominated’

Cesca Echlin finds this rendition of Jez Butterworth's play hits comic targets, but also reflects on its male-dominated narrative.

Merlin: The magic of kindness

Exploring the continuing relevance of BBC's Merlin

Bake-sale held in protest against Oxford’s gender pay gap

Due to the gender wage discrepancies at the university, from today onwards women in the university are ‘effectively unpaid’ until the end of the year. 

NI abortion rights must be a UK policy

Lobbying your MP could help change the lives of thousands of women

The Band Review – ‘heartwarming and nostalgic fun’

The new Take That inspired musical a great testament to the great British boyband.