• Oxonian in Cambridge

    Does This House Believe?

    Does This House Believe?

    Founded in 1815, there's an embarrassment of riches at the Cambridge Union this term. Having issued over a thousand invitations, the Speakers Committee has put together a decent party.
  • Oxford and the media

    From Headlines to Heads

    From Headlines to Heads

    In my day at Oxford, the head of College was a primarily academic figure, with additional administrative and public responsibilities. It was certainly an Establishment role, when such a thing was understood.
  • Editor's blog

    Cherwell Meadows

    Oxford’s Flooding

    It was once said — apocryphally, I think — that when Oxford flooded properly you could punt to the railway station from Christ Church meadows.