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Is Stuart Webber too handsome for the Oxford Union?

Is Stuart Webber too handsome for the Oxford Union?

8th February 2016

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Do you find yourself lost in the President’s forget-me-not eyes? The Oxford Union has found itself embroiled in yet another controversy, with many claiming that… Read More ›

VERSA speaks to Nigel Biggar: RMF are ‘irresponsible’ and ‘unscrupulous’

VERSA speaks to Nigel Biggar: RMF are ‘irresponsible’ and ‘unscrupulous’

5th February 2016

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Following the intriguing and unsatisfactory panel at the Oxford Union two weeks ago, VERSA spoke to the evening’s only true outspoken critic of the Rhodes… Read More ›

Michaelmas is packed with some Major speakers – and we’ve picked out the very best

Michaelmas is packed with some Major speakers – and we’ve picked out the very best

5th October 2015

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It’s cold, it’s dark, you’ve got too much to do and, no matter your year, some special strain of freshers’ ‘flu. Let’s see if we… Read More ›

Now, Never or A$AP? Rocky organisation for speaker event

Now, Never or A$AP? Rocky organisation for speaker event

16th June 2015

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For 24 hours nobody knew who was hosting A$AP Rocky – it’s now descended to tit-for-tat infighting On Sunday evening at 20:17, Annie Teriba created a… Read More ›

Looks can be deceiving

Scrutiny report: all the drama, deception and juicy detail of BOTH Union slates

12th June 2015

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Slaters gonna slate, slate, slate… And this time, it’s personal. The lines have been drawn. The starting-pistols have been fired. The vaguely snide comments in CherStu… Read More ›

Ollie Locke strips for Olivia Merrett

Ollie Locke strips for Olivia Merrett

11th June 2015

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Her last debate got hot…  The motion was ‘This House Would Rather Be Witty Than Pretty’. After Zuleyka Shahin and Stuart Webber traded blows, the… Read More ›

Why are “NOW or NEVER” deleting questions?

Why are “NOW or NEVER” deleting questions?

10th June 2015

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Ah, 7th week: it’s Union election time and NOW or NEVER aren’t keen on being scrutinised. With the new rules introduced last term, slates are… Read More ›

Hacked off: Sullivan subjected to Raine of terror as Union chat Spiros out of control

Hacked off: Sullivan subjected to Raine of terror as Union chat Spiros out of control

5th June 2015

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In the most climactic Facebook-off of our time, Union hacks from left, right, and centre go dickhead-to-dickhead in the time-honoured battle for strangers’ approval Last… Read More ›

Oxford Union to issue THIRD apology over cocktail cock-up

Oxford Union to issue THIRD apology over cocktail cock-up

4th June 2015

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In the wake of last month’s “colonial comeback” cocktail disaster, the Oxford Union is set to perform its third apology – and fourth bout of self-flagellation – this… Read More ›

It seems there will be a fight for the wooden throne after all

It seems there will be a fight for the wooden throne after all

26th May 2015

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Zuleyka Shahin and Stuart Webber will go head to head for President of the Oxford Union.  A contested election for Union President is on the… Read More ›