News & Politics

The Referendum Question Time Roundup

Surrey Decides makes a return to campus with the referendum on senior management. Charlotte West breaks down the main points of the debate.

Should Politics Be Used as a Platform for Extreme Protest?

In the past three years, there have been some controversial changes within western politics. Sophie Pike investigates the effect of protest votes.

The Best Memes from Question Time

Chelsey King breaks down the top 10 memes from SurreyDecides question time. Including a special interview with James Barlow, one of the night’s moderators.

Surrey Students Protest Over Staff Cuts

On Wednesday 6th March, University of Surrey students gathered to protest against the university’s announcement to make staff redundant.

The Voice Zone: What You Should Know

Sophie Pike breaks down the Voice Zone, giving you the oppertunity to make a more informed decision in the elections.

Roundup of Question Time Night 3

Charlotte west and Sophie Pike break down the final night of question time

Roundup of Question Time Night 2

Archie Biltcliffe and Irene Garcia Mir break down Question Time Night 2

Roundup of Question Time Night 1

Louisa Ross-Gower, Yasmin Norvill, Olivia Bicknell and Charlotte West break down the first night of Question Time

Who Should You Vote for in Surrey Decides?

Megan d’Ardenne explains why you should vote, and how the different roles may affect you!

The Presidential Candidate Interview: Njabby Mendlula

Charlotte West has our 3rd interview with the presidential candidates, Njabby Mendlula talks us through his manifesto.

The Activity Zone: What You Should Know

Archie Biltcliffe and Irene García Mir break down the Activity roles, explaining what the zone does and what 2019’s candidates could bring to the positions.

The Presidential Candidate Interview: Nick Werren

Emily Wootton interviews presidential candidate, Nick Werren, chatting manifestos and, of course, memes.

The Presidential Candidate Interview: Gemma Paine

“Gemma looked comfortably at home as she reflected on her experience working within the union…” Interview by Charlotte West ahead of upcoming SU debates.

Surrey Decides: Why Should You Care?

Emily Byfield-Riches explains why the Student Union elections are important, and may directly affect your future time here at Surrey.

The Community Zone: What You Should Know

Ivelina Dobreva looks at the Student Unions’ community zone, exploring the candidates for 2019’s SurreyDecides and what they may bring to the role.

Surrey Pride 2019: Celebrate, Educate & Connect

I am excited to announce that Surrey is getting its first Pride event! ‘Pride in Surrey’ will take place on Sat, 10th August in Woking. by Michal Frackowiak

What’s happening in Yemen, and why aren’t we hearing about it?

Isabel Rolfe explores the ongoing war in Yeman, where our countries are directly supplying arms affecting millions of people. Where are the news stories and why are they not being given the attention they deserve?

Library Refurbishments to Ease Student Stress

FRESHERS SPECIAL: Irene García Mir talks through the new refurbishments coming to the University of Surrey’s library in 2018.

Freshers’ Week Lineup Announcement 2018

Charlotte West takes a detailed look into 2018’s freshers’ week lineup – with tips on purchasing wristbands and info about the artists performing.

Improved Travel for Surrey Students

Our deputy editor Charlotte West looks into new changes to the way students get around.