Review: Lashing Through the Snow

I never thought of gargoyles as particularly musical creatures. Fortunately, Oxford University’s own acappella group is out to disprove prejudice against mythical creatures with their most recent showing at The Mad Hatter pub, Lashing Through The Snow. A lively assembly of Christmas carols and acappella standards, ‘Lashing’ made for an extremely pleasant evening. While the […]

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EXCLUSIVE: Anger as colleges call St Giles Christmas fair “tawdry” and “poor quality”

Leading cultural venues have condemned a group of Oxford colleges after they raised objections to the city’s annual Christmas fair – despite it raising £1.8m for the local economy. According to official City Council documents leaked to The Oxford Student, a group of “stakeholders including colleges on or near St Giles” described the funfair – […]

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Christmas Jumper Day

December hails the arrival of Christmas cheer and plenty of it. Mince pies and mulled wine, decorating evergreen trees in your home and opening advent calendars can all only mean one thing: Christmas Day is speeding ever rapidly towards us.  But what else accompanies the tidings of peace on earth and good will to man?  In more […]

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