Bobby Gant
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Bobby Gant is a graduate of the University of Chester gaining a Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism. After work experience at Barnsley Football Club and posts with local newspapers including the Whitchurch Herald and the Barnsley Chronicle, Bobby gained a reputation freelancing for up and coming blogs. He is a keen political writer but also has experience in sport and music journalism. He is now Features Editor for Young Academic.

Follow all of Bobby's pieces on Young Academic and other publications : @Bobby_Gant.

School Of Music Album Review | Bruce Springsteen – Wrecking Ball

School Of Music Album Review | Bruce Springsteen – Wrecking Ball

In a time of economic hardship and growing inequality the people need a voice. Enter rock n roll icon, Bruce…
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Scottish Independence Back On The Agenda

Scottish Independence Back On The Agenda

Prime Minister David Cameron may be indirectly giving a boost to Alex Salmond and his Scottish independence supporters, Young Academic’s…
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Military Action Against Iran Would Be Disastrous For The Region

Military Action Against Iran Would Be Disastrous For The Region

Young Academic Features Editor Robert Gant reports on how the West is hurtling towards disaster as Iran test fires missiles…
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The Coalition Was Always A Gamble For Clegg

The Coalition Was Always A Gamble For Clegg

In our latest incisive opinion piece, Young Academic’s Features Editor Robert Gant gives his view on what the future holds…
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The Avalanches Lambast Bon Iver’s Vernon Over Whiskey Ad

The Avalanches Lambast Bon Iver’s Vernon Over Whiskey Ad

Young Academic Features Editor Robert Gant reports on a war of words between two bands that are respected worldwide.
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School of Music Album Review | Tom Waits – Bad As Me

School of Music Album Review | Tom Waits – Bad As Me

Young Academic’s School of Music reviews Tom Waits’ seventeenth studio album ‘Bad As Me’ as the old troubadour seemingly goes…
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Rob Gant Reports Live from the Occupy LSX Protest Camp

Rob Gant Reports Live from the Occupy LSX Protest Camp

After spending over a week at the Occupy LSX (London Stock Exchange) protest camp, Young Academic’s Features Editor gives his…
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Poverty On The Rise In The UK Say The Institute for Fiscal Studies

Poverty On The Rise In The UK Say The Institute for Fiscal Studies

New figures released today show that the number of people, including children, living in poverty in the UK is increasing.…
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Exclusive Young Academic Interview with Catfish and the Bottlemen

Exclusive Young Academic Interview with Catfish and the Bottlemen

Robert Gant speaks to Van McCann, lead singer of Catfish and the Bottlemen about their upcoming UK tour, the state…
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Primal Scream Disgusted With Tory Use Of Their Song

Primal Scream Disgusted With Tory Use Of Their Song

Political Party Conferences are closely watched by the nation as our main parties try to show us they are the…
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