Hosted by Ariane Laurent-Smith and James Cashman
PRODUCED BY KITTY HATCHLEY
Saturdays 10:30 - 11:00
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.
SEASON 2 - TRINITY TERM 2018
21 April 2018
Its Trinity term and Oxide News is back with a packed episode to inform your 0th week. With special guest Ray Williams from Oxstu, James and Ariane give you a run down of things you might have missed over the vac and an in-depth look into the Windrush scandal...
28 April 2018
This week we're marvelling at the Macron-Trump bromance that is blossoming and also talking through the implications of the historic meeting of the leaders of North and South Korea. Also with special guest from Cherwell we're giving you a roundup of what the student newspapers have picked up on this week.
12 march 2018
In our third week episode we're discussing the fall out from Trump's decision to pull America out of the Iran deal and also about the new government proposal to create hundreds more grammar school places. We're also looking through the student papers with Cherwell News Editor Jeremiah O'mahony.
SEASON 01 - HILARY TERM 2018
20 January 2018
We open your Hilary term with discussion of #metoo and the state of Brexit
27 January 2018
Your second week bulletin, we're diving into Davos and discussing equal pay - with special guest Cherwell deputy editor Fred Dimbleby
03 February 2018
In your third week briefing we discuss the effects of Brexit on Oxford's funding and homelessness in Oxford
10 February 2018
Fourth week has been and gone and this episode we're discussing Cheddar man and no platforming in universities.
17 February 2018
In this week's episode we have special guest Oscar Baker, News Editor at Cherwell. We're discussing the state of OUCA and the terrible mass shooting in Parkland, Florida.
24 February 2018
It's sixth week and we've got a special episode on the abortion debate. James interviews a member of Abort67 an anti-abortion group and the team discuss what he has to say and how this relates to the free speech debate we've been covering recently...
03 March 2018
This week we're covered mental health awareness week and the first contested union elections in 5 terms.