The hunt is under way for the Shrovetide ball. Photo: Cloe Astbury

Five key moments from day one of Shrovetide 2019

It's been a crazy first day of action at Royal Shrovetide Football 2019 - with thousands of people descending on Ashbourne to get involved. Every...
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PODCAST SERIES: My Memorable Moment

What’s the time in your life that you’ll never forget? When you felt fear or sadness, like never before? When you just couldn’t stop...

Spectacle de Football Africain: The curious case of Cameroon

https://soundcloud.com/user-648310137/spectacle-de-football-africain-the-curious-case-of-cameroon Podcast description: A discussion on all of the major news and topics from the unknown, but often appreciated world of African football. It will...

A collision of world cultures brings Birmingham’s Frankfurt Christmas Markets to life

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L4CMn6kAhiM&feature=youtu.be There are many fundamental differences between my friend, Kellie, and I. She loves pan pizza, I love nothing more than decimating it into at least...

The Gunpowder Plot and other near-misses

Guy Fawkes, otherwise known as Guido, was a conspirator famously caught attempting to light gunpowder underneath the Houses of Parliament on November 5 1605. This...

Guy Fawkes night: the celebration of torture and execution

On only one night of the year, we celebrate the hanging and quartering of Guy Fawkes, the man accused of plotting to blow up...

Derby offering ground-breaking scholarships

The University of Derby have teamed up with Derby County to offer talented young women footballers the opportunity to study Football Journalism and play...

‘It took less than four minutes to stab him to death’

Knife crime is on the rise in the UK. Here Natalie Kejhova reports on a mother's grief and what is being done to solve the...

Students prepare for more disruption as strike continues

Members of the University and College Union are continuing strike action for a fourth week as students prepare to miss out on more lectures. The...

Teenager robbed at McDonald’s

Police are due to release CCTV footage in a bid to identify a group of youths they think are connected to a robbery at...

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