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The Incident at the Ancients

Here is a selection of news articles reporting on the incident of the Ancients Debate and the petition. These articles are purely for information purposes. I am not responsible for any of the language used to describe events.

National News

The Herald
By Russell Leadbetter
10 March 2013

The Herald
By Andrew Denholm
11 March 2013

The Guardian
By Laura Bates 8 March 2013 10.00 GMT

The Telegraph
By Marlena Valles 7 March 2013 07.14 GMT

Radio 4 Women’s Hour
Interview with Rebecca Meredith

STV Local
By Rachael Fulton 6 March 2013 10:16 GMT

STV Local
By Rachael Fulton 5 March 2013 14:04 GMT

The Daily Record
By Annie Brown 6 March 2013 00:01

The Independent
By Charley Utton

By Camilla Turner
3:55PM GMT 04 Mar 2013

The Herald
By Alison Campsie
Tuesday 5 March 2013

HuffPost Students UK
By Lucy Sherriff Posted: 05/03/2013 10:53 GMT

The Daily Mail
PUBLISHED: 22:39, 4 March 2013

The Journal
Rebecca Day
Wednesday 06 March 2013 | 16:00:00 UTC, The Journal

The Spectator 
 7 March 2013 (article claims 9 March 2013)

Response to Warner: The New Statesman

In Print

Scottish Daily Mail p8,9
“My sexism ordeal at the hands of Scots students”
By Jonathan Brocklebank
9 March 2013

Scottish Mail on Sunday, p11
“University to take action against the ‘boors’ who abused female debaters”
By Marc Horne
10 March 2013

Scottish Mail on Sunday, p22-23
“Young men talk openly of my ‘rape potential’… why ARE they so vile to clever women like me?”
By Rebecca Meredith
10 March 2013

Sunday Times
“Mr Chairman, I move that the Neanderthals be ejected”
My Week: Rebecca Meredith (as told to Oliver Thring)
10 March 2013

Student Media

The National Student
By Charlotte Walmsley
11 March 2013

by Sandra Kinahan

Glasgow Guardian
Tuesday, 5 March, 2013
Louise Wilson
Claire Diamond

Glasgow Guardian
By Louise Wilson
Monday, 4 March, 2013

Glasgow Guardian
By Louise Wilson
Wednesday, 6 March, 2013

by Phelim Brady
Tuesday 5th March 2013, 00:00 GMT

One Comment
  1. laura@ugr permalink

    It was also mentioned in the most recent Company magazine in an article on Feminism!

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