October 2009

Victories for James, Derwent and Alcuin on College Rugby ‘Super Saturday’

James continue to set the pace in the Emperor League after their 21-0 win against Halifax, while Alcuin and Derwent also won

Women’s lacrosse make light work of Liverpool

York recovered well from last week’s defeat at Durham, with Emily Lingard and Anna Yeomans outstanding in this easy victory on Wednesday afternoon

Rugby firsts bounce back against Durham

On a dramatic afternoon, York provided the perfect response to last week’s setback, preserving their unbeaten home record with a 27-20 win

NUS calls for resignation of student loans chief

The National Union of Students has called for the chief executive of the Student Loans Company, Ralph Seymour-Jackson, to resign

York’s sexy hockey humiliates Hull

York were pitiless in this annihilation of Hull seconds, booking their place in the BUCS Cup second round with plenty to spare

York seconds dumped out of BUCS Cup by Sheffield

For the second week in succession, York were beaten by Sheffield, this time in the first round of the BUCS Cup

Wednesday Round-up: 28 October

It was a busy afternoon of York sport with most of the big sides in action on campus


Traditionally, one expects very little in variation of theme when attending the ballet

Sarkozy’s son stands down from controversial election

In a surprising move, Jean Sarkozy, youngest son of the French president, appeared on French national television to announce his decision to stand down from the elections

Political Edge

Saturday 24th October saw 350.org host a day of organised protest across the world aimed at halting and reversing the amount of CO2 in the worlds atmosphere

Disarm group clashes with campus security in protest against BAE

Protestors against BAE clashed with University security at todays Graduate Careers Fair

Wednesday Preview – October 28th

A look ahead to the best of tomorrow’s BUCS action, with rugby hoping to respond, badminton and lacrosse hoping to get off the mark and netball looking for cup success