STV For Dummies

Most Uni elections use the STV (Single Transferable Vote) voting system. It is considered to be superior to other election methods as it reduces wasted votes and eliminates the idea that candidates can be ‘sure winners’ or ‘sure losers’. Here’s how it works.

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The Power of Soap Opera

Corrie fan or not, open up STV player right now. Those of you who didn’t flock to your TV and computer screens to say your last goodbyes to Hayley Cropper last week: it’s not too late, and you won’t regret it. Hayley’s death, broadcast on Monday 20th January, formed a controversial and masterfully handled episode which showcased soap opera’s staggering ability to deliver gritty, serious storylines.

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