UPDATED: Students barricade and occupy the Arts Tower

UPDATE: The University sent an email round to all students on Saturday morning announcing that the occupation was over, and that out of hours access would be given to all those who had been given training later in the day. Professional offices will reopen...

Car crash on IC roundabout following police chase

A dramatic police chase this afternoon culminated in a car crash on the Netherthorpe Road roundabout. The high-speed pursuit saw four police cars, two of which were unmarked, chase a silver Vauxhall Vectra up Weston Street and onto Bolsover Street. They sped past the...

Opinion: Why The Arts Tower Occupation Is Stupid

I get it. You’re at university, and the world seems to be opening up before your eyes. You’re becoming aware of how unfair pretty much everything, everywhere is. You're angry about it. It’s easy to fall into that comfortable, self-congratulatory left-wing bubble of student...