This month Edinburgh is home to some great performances and some controversial politics….Read more below!
The University of Edinburgh may face serious cuts to resources and funding from the Scottish Government and private investors, Student reports.
The Merchant of Venice was a huge success at the Royal Lyceum Theatre, according to Student critics, who particular praised the performance of actress Elizabeth Millbank as Portia.
The Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer, John Smith, paid a visit to Teviot Row House and spoke about the positives of Scottish devolution and the negatives of the impending poll-tax.
The final instalment of The Nightmare on Elm Street series premiered at the Odeon Cinema this week, with a great reception from students.
A former University of Edinburgh student was put in a detention centre in South Africa for ten weeks for his outspoken opinions supporting the anti-Apartheid movement.
James Taylor and his band travelled to The Venue in Edinburgh and put on a staller performance, according to Student critics.
This month’s issues of Student are the bearers of bad news, from corruption in the SRC, betrayal from the Secretary of State, house fires and bus crashes. Read about the sad state of February 1988 here…
As students return from their Christmas Holidays to the new year of 1988, an issue of Student greets them, reporting issues such as student financial problems and the protest of a conservative MP on campus. Read more here…