University staff vote to strike over ‘ludicrously low’ pay rise | News, Press release | News

Thousands of university staff including cleaners, administrators, library, catering and security workers have voted to strike in a dispute over pay, says UNISON. The workers, some of the lowest paid in the... Read more »

Goldsmiths University to keep statues connected to slavery – South London News

Goldsmiths University has decided to keep four statues connected to slavery and Britain’s colonial past on the front of Deptford Town Hall.  Following a public consultation of people in the Lewisham area... Read more »

Old Croydon University Hospital car park is now massive mound of dumped fridges and sofas

A huge mound of rubbish was dumped in an old hospital car park in Croydon over the Platinum Jubilee bank holiday weekend. Piles of rubbish including a sofa and a fridge are... Read more »

University of West London rejects Russian student

A Russian woman who applied to study at a London university was rejected “in response to the situation in Ukraine”. Elena Ledneva made an application to study for a master’s course in... Read more »

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Published on: 26 April 2022 Scientists, including from Queen Mary University of London, used observational data of 25 hot Jupiters – the largest amount of archival data ever examined in a single... Read more »

Pakistan Day celebrated by West London university

A West London university celebrated Pakistan Day on Wednesday 23 March, with the institution’s Pakistani society hosting an event for its students. The University of West London (UWL) Pakistani Society held the... Read more »

‘I went to university with my mum – now we run a skincare business together’

A mother-daughter duo has taken the skincare world by storm by starting a business together after completing university degrees at the same time. Prerna Aswani, 28, and her mother Malika, 50, spend... Read more »

Man, 22, arrested on suspicion of murder of student, 19, at university halls

Maher Maaroufe has been arrested on suspicion of the crime following the death of Sabita Thanwani, who died at student accommodation in Clerkenwell, central London, Scotland Yard said Sabita Thawani, 19, has... Read more »

Croydon University Hospital patients face chaos as porters and cleaners plan strike

Cleaners and porters will walk out of Croydon University Hospital next month over “poverty pay” and an ongoing sick pay dispute. They are employed by private firm G4S and the union claims... Read more »

Parent’s desperate plea to missing Portsmouth University student: ‘Let us know you’re safe’

The parents of a missing Hampshire university student have urged him to get in contact to let them know he’s safe. Lucas Opanuga, 21, was last seen by his family at around... Read more »