News & Politics

Oxford Today

Oxford Today is Oxide Radio's primetime interview series presented by Station Manager Theo Davies-Lewis. Every week between 19:00-20:00 on Tuesday evenings, Theo speaks to some of the most influential figures in the city and asks the difficult questions that Oxford students want the answer to. The show's producers are Kitty Hatchley and Mark Rapaport.


Swadeshi/Videshi is an exploration of India's political, socio-economic, and historical past and present through an insider and outsider's perspective with host Sudhanshu Kaushik as he dissects the complexities of current events occurring for young Indians and diaspora members to digest with interviews of experts while also having conversations with young Indians to gauge what India is to young Indians all over the world. 

Oxide News

Oxide News brings you a roundup of the weeks news in Oxford every saturday from 10:30 -11:00 am. Hosted by Ariane Laurent-Smith and James Cashman, Oxide News keeps you up to date with the big news, from the who? what? when? to why you should care.


In 2017, if you disagree with someone politically, it can feel impossible to understand how they don’t see things the way you do. On Talk, we’ll be getting two leading figures on opposite sides of an issue that matters out of their echo chambers, and into our studio together, to question each other on why they hold the beliefs they do. Tune in every second Thursday from 19:45-20:30 for a different kind of debate show.


The Saturday morning good news round-up designed to shine a little bit of light amidst the clouds of media doom.

2018 Oxford SU Presidential Candidates

Hear each of the 2018 Oxford SU presidential candidates be interviewed by Oxide presenters during their election campaign.