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Council proposes new air pollution bade scheme

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Writer Emily Hawksley discusses the council's plans for air pollution badges...

Plans for £30m hotel development to replace Soho

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Plans to build a £30m leisure development and luxury hotel in Newcastle has been released by Malhotra Group to planners.  The firm has revealed plans to open a hotel named...

Graduate to spend thousands suing university over a “pass” degree

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Umer Riaz, a former international student at the University of South Wales tried to seek £200,000 in damages over a “pass” degree in BSc Chemistry, which he received in 2016....

From the archives: Men, macaque monkeys and the demise of Ricky Road

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Grace Dean looks at this week on Newcastle's campus in 1976, 1987, 2010 and 2011....

Is Newcastle’s student accommodation safe?

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In the wake of the Bolton student accommodation fire, Alex Gervas & Jerry Chen assess the safety of Newcastle's accommodation....

Does student journalism get the respect it deserves?

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Dominic Lee discusses whether student journalism is valued enough both on our campus and others. ...

Striking lecturers to hold teach-outs this week

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Amidst the upcoming UCU strike action, lecturers are planning to hold teach-outs. A teach-out is a form of protest where members of staff hold lectures off campus during the...

Northumbria Police confirms the death of Jesmond hit-and-run victim

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The accident took the life of a 75-year-old woman and left a 79-year-old man seriously injured....

Students more likely to vote tactically

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Students have been found to be more likely to vote tactically on Brexit, according to recent research. The Higher Education Policy Institute (HEPI) argue that Brexit will be the...

In conversation with Kenneth B. Morris, Jr

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Joe Molander speaks to the great-great-great-grandson of abolitionist Frederick Douglass....