Over 200 confidential documents (Nottingham Uni., Home Office & more) have been published by our group (S.W.A.N) and Unileaks. The documents help corroborate the findings of Dr. Rod Thornton’s whistle-blowing report How a student’s use of a library book became a “major Islamist plot”. Dr. Thornton has been suspended from his lecturing post for publishing his findings of gross malpractice by senior figures at the University of Nottingham.

How do I view the Leaks?

  1. View Dr. Thornton’s paper with links to confidential documents, download for best viewing experience. Click on footnotes to see all original emails, minutes, reports etc.
  2. See also our convenient ‘mini-digests of the leaks.
  3. Visit Unileaks  and download 250 + MB zip file containing all the released material This partnership will help ensure that our documents stay online.


  • NEWS

  • Latest 15th September: Dr. Thronton interviewed on Channel 4 following unprecedented compensation paid by police to Nottingham student.[here]
  • Update 11th July: The British International Studies Association in an open letter to the Vice Chancellor Prof David Greenaway support calls for independent inquiry into issues raised by Dr. Thornton [here].  See ‘Times Higher’ article [here]
  • UPDATE 26th June: Alumni and student leaders letter published in  ’The Observer’ [here]
  • UPDATE:   S.W.A.N have created a navigable edition of the current University of Nottingham Press Statement which connects each of their claims to an extremely revealing batch of relevant leaks.
  • UPDATE: Footage released showing filming by covert security personnel at the University of Nottingham (click on image). Taken May 14th at protest calling for reinstatement of Dr. Rod Thornton.

Video: Security Covertly Filming Student Protest On Campus