James Sproston Author

Blackfriars Review: Best of British with a twist

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Outgoing Editor James Sproston reflects on a unique and historical meal at the oldest dining room in the UK....

Farewell to Newcastle: ‘In the end, none of this matters’

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It’s about bloody time you’re leaving. You’ve been here for three or four years, and now your time at university has come to a resolute end....

Prayer Space debate still to be concluded

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One of the ongoing issues of the 2017/18 academic year concerned the Muslim prayer space in the King George VI building...

University Challenge team break record in run to semi-finals

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Newcastle University achieved a record performance in BBC’s University Challenge, having reached the semi-finals for the first time in the team’s history....

Berocca Juniors: Hardly Athletic clash brings an end to the fairytale

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For those of you that have read this paper regularly over the past few years, they’ll know that there are two intramural football teams that have really captured our hearts. One...

NUSU Election: Four Part Time Officers elected

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The student body have elected four more elected PTOs to the NUSU Officer team...

The Courier Gaming Crystal Ball: What lies in store for the world of Video Games?

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As the academic year comes to an end, our writers look to the future to discuss the games they’re most looking forward to and the trends we can expect to see in future...

Beard Beauty: A Guide

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Editor of the Courier James Sproston discusses the history, maintenance and popularity of beards in his Courier Beauty debut....

Students tenants lose deposits in housing nightmare

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The Students' Union have heard several cases of mispractice from students about ATS Properties...

Intramural Football Roundup

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Dan Haygarth and editor James Sproston review the seasons of intramural football teams Hardly Athletic and Berocca Juniors...