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‘Teenagers shouldn’t have to decide if they’re public figures or jesters’
England cricketer Ollie Robinson has found himself in hot water over social media posts he wrote as a teen
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‘Teenagers shouldn’t have to decide if they’re public figures or jesters’

Your digest of the best columns, analysis and commentary from the British and international press
9 Jun 2021
Oxford University refuses to remove ‘harmful’ course reading
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Oxford University refuses to remove ‘harmful’ course reading

Professors given go-ahead to include ‘hateful material’ in lessons
5 May 2020
Ten best places to visit in the UK
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In Review

Ten best places to visit in the UK

Britain has something for everybody, from mountain ranges to Michelin-star restaurants
24 Sep 2019
How Oxford University’s ‘sea change’ in admissions will work
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How Oxford University’s ‘sea change’ in admissions will work

Two new schemes designed to boost proportion of underprivileged new students to 25% by 2023
21 May 2019
The eight schools that ‘dominate’ Oxbridge
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The eight schools that ‘dominate’ Oxbridge

The elite universities admit more students from handful of private institutions than from almost 3,000 other schools combined
7 Dec 2018
BMW will shut Oxford plant for one month after Brexit
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BMW will shut Oxford plant for one month after Brexit

No-deal fears could spell part supply disruptions for the car firm’s Mini facility
18 Sep 2018
Why is there such a lack of diversity at Oxbridge?
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Why is there such a lack of diversity at Oxbridge?

Newly revealed figures show some Oxford and Cambridge colleges admitted no black British students between 2012 and 2016
6 Jun 2018

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Didcot Power Station collapse: one dead and three missing
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Didcot Power Station collapse: one dead and three missing

Sniffer dogs and drones brought in to help search operation, but unstable building hampers rescue
24 Feb 2016
Boat Race 2014: a history of pain, mutiny and sinkings
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In Depth

Boat Race 2014: a history of pain, mutiny and sinkings

The colourful history of the Oxford and Cambridge Boat Race, one of the world’s oldest sporting fixtures
4 Apr 2014
BOAT RACE: Cox apologises for foul language
LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 31: Oskar Zorrilla of Oxford, the winning cox is thrown into the River Thames after the BNY Mellon 159th Oxford versus Cambridge University Boat Race on The River Tham
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BOAT RACE: Cox apologises for foul language

Oxford man apologises for turning the air blue - but what did the BBC expect?
2 Apr 2013
GEORGE GALLOWAY: I won't debate with Israelis
George Galloway wins Bradford West
In Depth

GEORGE GALLOWAY: I won't debate with Israelis

MP accused of 'racism' after storming out of Oxford debate; he says he is boycotting Israel
21 Feb 2013
Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Thursday 24 Feb 2011
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Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Thursday 24 Feb 2011

24 Feb 2011
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