A series of blogs on student life has been something I’ve been thinking about doing for a while, but wasn’t quite sure where to start, however, after the events of this evening I know… 564 more words
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Sally Williamson was formerly the SU Community Officer (2013-14). She was heavily involved with advising the Council on their long-term plans for student housing.
Last week a motion passed by Bath & North East Somerset’s Council stated: “ will consider asking the Members of Parliament to lobby the Government to fully compensate the council tax lost from student properties…consider the possibility of asking the government to allow owners/landlords of student accommodation to be charged business rates.” There was also initial discussion of directly charging students council tax. 833 more words
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Last night the Bath and North East Somerset Council voted in favour of a motion proposed by Councillor June Player (Ind, Westmoreland) that raised the question of whether student accommodation landlords should pay council tax or business rates. 697 more words
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police identified a suspect Thursday in an attack a graduate student at Columbia University.
Allen Taylor, 27, is wanted in connection with the attack, police said late Thursday. 207 more words