Colleges, Halls and Societies

  • Thursday 22 January 2015
  • NO. 5083
  • VOL. 145

Memorial Events


A memorial event will be held for Gerald Leslie Harriss (1925–2014), MA, DPhil, Fellow and Tutor in Modern History 1967–92, Librarian and Keeper of Archives 1968–83, Founder's Chaplain 1986–92, Reader in Modern History 1990–92, Emeritus Fellow 1992–2014, at 2pm on 28 February in the Chapel, Magdalen. Tea will be served in the President's Lodgings after the service.

A memorial event will be held for Derek Robinson, CBE (1932–2014), Fellow and Tutor in Economics 1969–99, Vice-President 1998, Emeritus Fellow 1999–2014, at 5pm on 25 February in the Auditorium, Magdalen. Speakers will be Sir Peter Carr, Professor Ken Mayhew and Lord Wood. Please email

Memorial Events

St Peter's

A memorial service will be held for Arthur Sydney Bailey, BSc, MA, DPhil, Fellow and Tutor in Chemistry 1962–89, Vice-Master 1979–80, Tutor for Undergraduate Admissions 1986–9, Emeritus Fellow 1989, at 2pm on 18 March in the chapel, St Peter's. Tea will be served in hall following the service. All welcome.


St Hilda's

Miss Tina Jones, 7 December 2014; 1977. Aged 57.

Margaret Elizabeth Ruestow (née Garrard), 28 October 2012; Exhibitioner 1936. Aged 95.

Ruth Staniland (née Whitley), 1 November 2014; 1944. Aged 88.