Young drivers urged to boycott insurance comparison sites

As many first cars will be bought as Christmas presents, a young racing driver is urging teenagers to steer away from comparison sites when it comes to insurance. 18 year old Teddy Wilson from Rutland,...

Student voters urged to register at two addresses to avoid losing their voice

Students can cast only one vote but can register at both their home and term time address, helping to ensure they can have their say at the ballot box during the transient Christmas period....

Coventry graduate receives ‘Young Achievement Award’

Fatou Bah Bah, who graduated from Coventry University with a first class honours degree in International Leadership and Management in Health and Social Care last year was presented with her award at a ceremony...

One in five young people identify as gay, lesbian or bisexual, Research says.

A new YouGov survey shows more people than ever identify as somewhere between the extremes of the sexuality spectrum, with those aged 18 to 24 now eight times more likely than they were in...

Richard Branson tops poll of most Inspiring Entrepreneurs

SIR Richard Branson is the UK’s most inspiring entrepreneur, followed by Lord Alan Sugar, but many Brits are inspired by US tech giants. A recent survey conducted by London tech company UENI asked 1,078 UK...

Universities Act to close the BAME student attainment gap

Led by Baroness Valerie Amos, Director of SOAS, and Amatey Doku, Vice President for Higher Education at the NUS, UUK and the NUS have been working with universities and students since June 2018 to...

Sainsbury’s gets most Twitter complaints about plastics

SAINSBURY’S received more plastics complaints on Twitter than any of the top four supermarkets last year, Greenpeace analysis shows today. This morning Greenpeace activists visited Sainsbury’s central London HQ to deliver 4,724 Twitter complaints, as...

The rise in ocean plastics evidenced from a 60-year time series

In a research paper published in the journal Nature Communications, researchers present 60 years of data collected over 6.5 million nautical miles from the North Atlantic. It shows there has been a significant increase in...

Anti-abortion group launches legal action against the University of Aberdeen and student association

An anti-abortion group has launched legal action against the University of Aberdeen and its student association for alleged "unlawful discrimination". Aberdeen Life Ethics Society (Ales) claims a students' association policy of "deplatforming pro-life student societies"...

Thousands of students are being misled by statistically unreliable and untrustworthy university rankings system

The Royal Statistical Society (RSS) believes that one of the UK's most important university ranking systems, the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF), is not meeting the standards of trustworthiness, quality and value that the public...
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