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Are Oxford and Cambridge committing ‘social apartheid’?
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Are Oxford and Cambridge committing ‘social apartheid’?

Labour MP attacks universities over failure to admit black students
20 Oct 2017
‘Too clever for prison’ student given suspended sentence
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‘Too clever for prison’ student given suspended sentence

Judge had reportedly earlier told Lavinia Woodward a prison term could damage her career prospects
26 Sep 2017
'Brilliant student' headed for Oxford fears deportation
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'Brilliant student' headed for Oxford fears deportation

Brian White, who began life in a Zimbabwean orphanage, has lived in the UK since he was 15
31 Aug 2017
Boat Race: Triumph and disaster strike for Oxford
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Boat Race: Triumph and disaster strike for Oxford

Men's crew see off Cambridge, but women blow their chances with early mistake from Rebecca Esselstein
3 Apr 2017
Five UK universities named over animal testing
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Five UK universities named over animal testing

New report sheds light on extent of live animal testing performed at UK institutions
1 Feb 2016
Cecil Rhodes statue will stay at Oxford's Oriel College
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Cecil Rhodes statue will stay at Oxford's Oriel College

Leaked report suggests furious donors threatened to write college out of their wills
29 Jan 2016
Didcot murders: prime suspect Jed Allen found dead in Oxford
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Didcot murders: prime suspect Jed Allen found dead in Oxford

Police say they are no longer looking for any other suspects in connection with the triple homicide
26 May 2015
BBC CUTS: Is Auntie heading for terminal decline?
People leave the BBC building, in the corporation's West London headquarters, 21 March 2005. The BBC is to axe 2050 jobs in a second wave of cuts to save hundreds of millions of pounds, the c
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BBC CUTS: Is Auntie heading for terminal decline?

Oxford University study backs continued licence fee as director-general defends BBC's place in UK culture
26 Feb 2014
Gene therapy: why new technique gives hope to the blind
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Gene therapy: why new technique gives hope to the blind

Researchers partly reverse inherited and previously untreatable eye disease using gene therapy
16 Jan 2014
POLITICS: Boris would love 'a crack' at being PM
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POLITICS: Boris would love 'a crack' at being PM

London mayor fuels leadership speculation by saying he'd love to have a go at 'Cameron Minor's' job
19 Mar 2013
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