Balliol bandit strikes in silence

A prolific milk thief, calling himself the “milk-bandit” is wreaking havoc in Balliol. Earlier this week the “milk-bandit” struck in the kitchen on staircase 15 of the college, stealing a carton of semi-skimmed milk and leaving his victim an ominous note.   The message reads: “Thank you for the milk. You will never find me. […]

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High drama for Balliol alum

A Balliol alumnus has been nominated for an Oscar for his short film, The Voorman Problem. Baldwin Li, who completed an English degree in 2004, scripted the film, which features Sherlock star Martin Freeman and has received multiple awards and nominations. Nominated for Best Live Action Short Film, The Voorman Problem tells the story of […]

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Nightmare on Broad Street

A veteran anarchist labelled as Britain’s most dangerous man by The Daily Star has told The Oxford Student that he plans to hold a May Day rally on Broad Street. Ian Bone’s decision is a protest against the abandonment of his proposed visit to Balliol on 21st November. The event was cancelled when the police […]

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‘Blurred Lines’ condemned by Balliol JCR

Balliol’s JCR has passed a motion condemning Robin Thicke’s  ‘Blurred Lines’, meaning that the chart topping song will no longer be heard at bops or in the college bar. The motion, put forward by Balliol Women’s Officers Krista Halttunen and Emily Troup, was passed by a “substantial majority” at a JCR meeting held on Sunday. […]

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