Current Affairs

Brexit trade deal with EU passed in Parliament, with support of 5 out of 6 Oxfordshire MPs

After almost four years of negotiations between the United Kingdom and the EU, the bill on future relationship between the world’s fifth largest economy and the third largest trading block was passed by parliament this afternoon.

Current Affairs

Shadow Chancellor warns of no-deal Brexit’s impact on students

With a real possibility that the UK won’t agree a trade deal with the EU, Anneliese Dodds, MP for Oxford East and Shadow Chancellor, has told The Blue that students are bound to be impacted by a no-deal Brexit. Dodds told The Blue that: “A no deal Brexit would cause significant disruption for many people Read More…

Opinion

Keir Starmer is the runaway favourite for the Labour leadership – but is he too safe?

Keir Starmer is a clear favourite to win the Labour leadership in April. At the time of writing this, he has 129 CLP nominations and the backing of Community, Usdaw and the UK’s second largest trade union, UNISON. In the most recent first round polling he beats runner-up Rebecca Long-Bailey by 46% to 32%, and Read More…