Category: Headline

Important news stories that concern or affect students.

I am Human: Preview!

Scratch Media have collaborated with BeatFreeks TV to showcase the importance of mental health awareness. November is a tough time for students, that’s why we’re here to help! We’ve got stories from young people going through hard times, and also advice from various people in the community! So what’s coming up? Scratch TV are releasing a …

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29 November 2015
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WATCH: Scratch TV Music Video Parody

The Scratch Radio Head of Music, and Scratch TV Social Secretary, Ben Wheatley, decided to parody three awesome music videos. Watch him below star in the songs: Bohemian Rhapsody (Queen), Shut Up and Dance (Walk the Moon) and Can’t Feel My Face (The Weeknd)

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30 October 2015
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Scratch TV By-Election Results

The Scratch TV Elections happened this evening. Congrats to the following people elected in their roles. R.O.N states that the position is available, and been re-opened. Contact [email protected] for more information: Secretary– R.O.N News and Sports Producer– R.O.N Scratch Online Producer– R.O.N Studio Producer– Jack Hogan Head of Branding– William Marler Social Secretary– Ben Wheatley …

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15 October 2015
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WATCH: Interview with Wheatus

All of you BCU Propaganda lovers will know the song, Teenage Dirtbag! Right?! Well, Scratch Media had the chance to interview the band behind that amazing song. Did you know it’s been 15 years since it’s release? And just because we can…here’s Teenage Dirtbag in all it’s glory!  

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10 October 2015
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Scratch TV By-Elections

Scratch TV has a variety of roles available in the Committee. These are: Secretary News and Sports Producer Scratch Online Producer Studio Producer Head of Branding Social Secretary Production Assistant Head Writer Elections take place on 15th October 2015 at 6.30pm, in Ground Floor Curzon Lecture Theatre. Any member of Scratch Media is welcome to …

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03 October 2015
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WATCH: Welcome Week Videos

Scratch TV present to you our collection of videos from Welcome Week! We’ve been out to every event from BCUSU, and created these stunning highlights from them in this handy YouTube playlist. Spot yourselves, and share!

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28 September 2015
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Curves on the catwalk at New York Fashion Week

A new wave of fashion and history has been made at the New York fashion week as size 16 lingerie designer Ashley Graham strutted down the catwalk with a whole team of plus sized models, and they undeniably stole the show. There was plenty of diversity on the stage whether that be in size, shape …

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23 September 2015
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COMPETITION: Design your own cocktail!

Scratch Media is giving Birmingham City University students the chance to design their own cocktail to feature in the new BCUSU pub, the Eagle & Ball.

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22 September 2015
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SCRATCH POLITICS RUNNER UP FOR GE2015 Student Media Awards

The i Newspaper, along with NUS, and the Student Media Organisations: NaSTA, SRA and SPA, judged content made by Student Media outlets for the GE2015 Student Media Awards. Laura Peberday, Ex Editor of The Scratch, and Editor of Scratch Politics became Runner Up for the work in Scratch Politics in New Deal student journalist of the …

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21 August 2015
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Affordable and alternative ‘Disneyland’ arriving to UK

It’s nearing the end of Summer, and many students are wanting to have a day out at the beach with friends. Usual places like Zante and Ibiza are populated right up till Freshers, but graffiti artist, Banksy has decided to take over Weston-Super Mare Beach (a mere 2 hour drive from Birmingham), for their own …

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21 August 2015
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