Emily Parrott

Socials Editor

Emily Parrott
Bournemouth University

Student news, campus culture, Lancaster, UCLan, student lifestyle, breaking news, features, entertainment, photography, bar sports, Law

  • Emily Parrott manages all social media platforms, creating engaging content, including interactive stories and memes.
  • She is an expert on Lancaster university, student lifestyles, campus culture, pop culture and breaking news.
  • In her free time, Emily enjoys sports and portrait photography, and playing darts and pool.


Emily joined The Lancaster Tab as a contributing writer in her first year at Lancaster in 2022, before becoming part of the editorial team in April 2023. Emily was also an Intern for The Tab before the start of her second year in September 2023.


Emily Parrott is currently in her second year of her LLB (Hons) Law degree at Lancaster University, having studied previously at Dame Allan's Sixth Form.


The Tab's journalism is brought to you by young reporters who like being first. On university campuses, our writers deliver local news you care about. At The Tab HQ, our experienced journalists write about everything from breaking news to politics to pop culture to TikTok trends to the latest entertainment and celeb gossip. Our aim is to deliver sharp, original, and agenda-setting journalism to young people. All our stories are fact checked and sources verified. Further information on our editorial policies and processes can be found here.


Lancaster University and UCLAN receive six Times Higher Education Award nominations

Winners will be announced at the Liverpool ceremony in early December

Everything we know about the Daniel Khalife lookalike everyone’s thirsting over on Twitter

Erm, Horatio – are you single?

Ten years on, this is what the cast of About Time are all up to now

Since when was Rachel McAdams a mum of two?

A full timeline of events surrounding YouTuber Ruby Franke’s arrest on child abuse charges

Two of Franke’s children were found severely malnourished, with deep lacerations and external wounds

Lancaster Council axes £35k firework display from light festival finale

Lancaster residents have set up petitions in a bid to save the display

Lancaster Fresher? Don’t forget these essential items on your uni packing list!

An orange jumpsuit is an absolute must-have!

Nine things every Fresher should know – from current Lancaster students

The students of Lancaster are here to offer their… ‘wisdom’

Which song from Speak Now (Taylor’s Version) are you based on your Lancaster college?

‘Drop everything now,’ Speak Now (Taylor’s Version) is officially here!

Swifties Unite: Sugar is going to host a Taylor Swift Club Night!

Events company ‘Swiftogeddon’ will be coming to Lancaster next year

Lancaster University confirms students’ work will be marked amidst transcript confusion

‘All work will be marked, and the setting aside/excusal is simply a necessary temporary technical adjustment’

Lancaster University Students’ Union announces Summer Fest

The mini festival will run alongside College Rivals weekend

From Jail-Breaks to Rainbow Races: Here are all the colleges’ Extrav themes of 2023

It’s official! Extrav theme release day is here! 

From the Royal Family to Taylor Swift: Here are the extrav themes Lancaster students want to see this year

Is Shrekstrav actually a popular theme?

Lancaster to host it’s first-ever ‘Krazy’ soapbox race

The award-winning phenomenon will take place this September in Williamson Park

Festa Italia will be returning to Lancaster this week

The festival celebrates all things Italian, from authentic cuisine to Ducati bikes

From Jellycats to Vodka shots: Here are Lancaster students’ exam emotional support items

From practical items to the weird and wacky

Here are the official ratings of Lancs students’ emotional support stuffed animals

From elephants and octopi to Stitch and … watermelons?

Here are Lancaster University’s most expensive societies to join

It’s bad news for sports lovers and med students

A comprehensive guide of how to not become a Sugar bartender’s enemy

‘Please stop throwing glasses, we don’t want concussions’

Tell us about your Lancs weekend and we’ll recommend a Taylor Swift album to study to

Anyone else feeling All Too Un-Well over exams?

The Dukes Theatre to host its first ever food festival

The festival will showcase cuisines and tastes from around the world, made by local businesses

It’s official: Seven independent restaurants in Lancaster you have to visit before you graduate

Comfort food is the perfect cure for stress, right?

Stressed about exams? Here are nine ways to avoid a breakdown at Lancaster Uni

Breathe in, breathe deep, breathe through, breathe out

Roses 2023: Here’s what Lancaster’s teams are most looking forward to

Will Roses be red once again?