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    Rishi Sunak: Our Third Prime Minister This Year

    The wait is over. It has been a tense few days since Liz Truss resigned as Prime Minister, and we have been waiting to hear who would take premiership. Esha Dev reports on how Rishi Sunak has become our new Prime Minister....
  • Women Protest in Nottingham to Demand an End to Gender Violence

    Cora-Laine Moynihan Women of Nottingham marched through the city on the evening of Saturday 22nd October in solidarity to protest violence against women and girls and to reclaim the streets that many fear to walk alone at night. Impact’s Cora-Laine Moynihan reports. The Reclaim the Night march, organised by the...
  • Demilitarise UoN Holds Protest at Engineering Careers Fair

    On Monday 17th October, the University of Nottingham held an engineering careers fair where the student activist group called ‘Demilitarise UoN’ staged a protest. Their motive was to draw attention to the university’s partnership with companies who are involved in the arms trade. Impact’s Lottie Murray reports.   ...
  • Liz Truss Resigns, Conservative Leader Set Out to be Elected by Next Week

    Esha Dev Liz Truss has resigned after only 44 days in office, and we have been promised a new Prime Minister by the 28th of October in time for the fiscal statement on the 31st. Impact’s Esha Dev reports. Truss said in her statement that she could not deliver...
  • A New Chancellor And A Rapid Press Conference- What Is Next For Liz Truss?

    It has been a turbulent ‘honeymoon’ period for Liz Truss and her government, since she took power last month. Since the former Chancellor, Kwasi Kwarteng, announced his mini budget on 23rd September, the markets have been in turmoil, interest rates have been rocketing, and both the public and her...
  • King Charles Will Not Attend COP27 Summit on PM’s advice

    Hannah Walton-Hughes Since the death of Her Late Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, King Charles III has faced the responsibilities incumbant on him as monarch. It has recently been confirmed that, on the Prime Minister’s advice, King Charles will not be attending the COP27 Summit. There has been some surprise...
  • Students Warned About Maintenance Loan Scam

    Many fraudsters target students as victims, particularly at the times their student loan payment is due to arrive (in September, January, and April). The Student Loans Company has reported that there is currently a text message scam circulating, where students are told that their maintenance loan is ready and...