Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) students from across the UK descended on London last Tuesday in a National Union of Students (NUS) protest against the National Blood Service’s policy, which does not current allow gay or bisexual men to […]
Students are a staggering three times more likely to be burgled than any other group, it has been announced this week. But still 84% of first years are unconcerned about crime, according to two recent surveys.
After unemployment figures shot up again, Purple Door are reassuring Portsmouth University students there is light at the end of the tunnel.
How safe is your home? This is the question every student should ask themselves, especially those moving into rented accommodation. The Latest Fire Statistics reveal that the number of people aged 17 to 24 killed in accidental house fires increased by 14% from 2006 to 2007.
The National Union of Students (NUS) has called for the chief executive (pictured) of the Student Loans Company (SLC) to resign following this year’s loans blunder. It comes after figures reveal that 146,000 students have still not received funds even […]
Wes Streeting, the President of the NUS, has stated that he has “no confidence” in the internal review currently being undertaken by the Student Loan Company (SLC). The SLC is responsible for making sure that students get the money they […]
A group of volunteers from the University of Portsmouth have returned from a month long expedition to Africa to teach sports to some of Kenya’s poorest rural communities. They were part of a group of 21 students from the Universities […]
More than 100 people were evacuated from a block of flats in James Watson halls last week after a fire broke out on the first floor. No one was hurt in the incident thanks to the fire alarms, except for […]
The university’s attempts to re-develop the Lux and CO2 Bar areas have hit more controversy. In the last few weeks of the previous university year, a great deal of announcements were made both by the Students’ Union and the University […]