Brig Newspaper

Who we are


Brig Newspaper is the University of Stirling's award-winning student newspaper since 1969.

Established in the early years of the university's life, Brig does its upmost to ensure the university and those in the Students' Union are held to account, tells the stories of students and their achievements, and bring informative and entertaining content to our its audience.

Anyone can join Brig -  it's not simply for Journalism students. We have a wide range of students writing for us and are always looking for more! Whether news is your game, sport, or perhaps something broader like features or lifestyle, we want to hear from you, and so do the students of Stirling! 

For more information email: or to speak to a specific section visit our website contact page.

You can check out our website here.

SPA Scotland- Best Student Publication 2023

SPA Scotland- Best Student Publication 2022

SPA Scotland - Best Student Publication 2021

SPA Scotland - Best Journalist 2021

SPA - Best Sports Coverage 2020

SPA - Best Journalist in Scotland 2021

We hold weekly member's meetings every Tuesday at 18:00 in CW1.

Brig Newspaper Constitution

Our committee members

1. Editor in Chief
Charlotte Sutcliffe
2. Deputy Editor in Chief/Treasurer
Freya Deyell
3. Secretary
Alex Paterson
Arts Editor
Jodie Griffiths-Hagan
Braw Magazine Editor
Lucie Smith
Chief Sub Editor
Emma Christie
Comment Editor
Julie Brinking
Features Editor
Deanna Proctor
Film & TV
Rebecca Crockett
Food Editor
Elliot Johnston
Gaming Editor
Ali Rees
Head of Advertising
Natalie Dineen
Head of Design
Andrew Scott
Head of Photography
Jonathan Boomer
Head of Social Media
Robbie McAvenue
Lifestyle Editor
Rio Kerr
News Editor
Julia Benko
Ross Collie
Political Editor
Niamh Brook
Jess Urquhart
Sports Editor
Nathan Hassett
Emanuela Scalia

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Join us

  • Brig Newspaper Student Membership£15.00
  • Brig Newspaper Non-Student Membership£15.00