Students residents clash in Holyland

Just had a heads up from Donnie on the trouble in the Holyland area near Queens after last night’s edition of Spotlight highlighted a turbulent relationship between local residents and the student population. The University Chancellor Mr McCormac: “Students concerned about negative publicity really need to focus their attention on the perpetrators, not the residents and media.”

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