Elections Blog

Where the real power lies?

No, I’m not talking about JCRC chairs, aggrandize as they might – though with four of last year’s crop in…

Shergold pulls out of York Sport race

Adam Shergold, Nouse Sports Editor and general campus legend has announced his intentions not to run for York Sport President,…

Sam Daniels to join D&S race

Sam Daniels has exclusively announced to OTR his intentions to run for the position of Democracy and Services Officer, ending…

Chris Etheridge switches position to run for D&S

It seems I spoke too soon. Much to OTR‘s satisfaction, we should have one more contested race come Week 8,…

Ben Humphrys to run again… for Academic Officer

It seems second-term syndrome is catching amongst Union Officers.. There must be something in the YUSU water. Ben Humphrys, incumbent…

Might Ellie stick it to the guys?

If there’s one trend in election rumours this year, it’s the head-scratching absence of female candidates. So far, there’s only…

The Rise and Rise of Jason Rose

Jason Rose threw something of a spanner in the works last night, or at least pretended to, for all intents…

Shergold and Asfahani set up tight York Sport race

In the BLUE Corner: Adam Shergold In the RED Corner: Sam Asfahani It’s like celebrity deathmatch, but with real people.…

Might DAN only need to worry about RON?

Two years ago, Matt Burton breezed through the Services and Finance Officer election with the wind of the unfinished Courtyard…

Finding the new Special K

In my opinion, there’s nothing like a good bit of gossip and intrigue to kick off an election season. By…

Shaking trees, catching apples

In my opinion, putting in my opinion in every sentence to make sure that you, educated readers, know that what…

Tim Ngwena to run for second term

Off The Record can exclusively reveal that YUSU President Tim Ngwena is reportedly seeking a second term at the top…