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Video feature: England's Greatest Garden Designer – Capability Brown

It is 300 years since the birth of Lancelot 'Capability' Brown, who designed the gardens of some of England’s most beloved country houses. Dr Oliver Cox, Heritage Engagement Fellow at the University, tells us about 'the man behind England’s green and pleasant land'.

Oxford and the media

Laws, sausages and newspaper articles...

...three things that some feel the public should never see being manufactured. However, we believe there is wide interest in journalism, public relations and the interaction between the two. This occasional series offers a behind-the-scenes view of how Oxford's News and Information Office works with the media to secure high-profile, accurate coverage of the University and also how things can (sometimes) go wrong. Continue reading here...

In our latest Medium article, we reflect on the media's appetite for stories about Oxford undergraduate admissions: Inside the Oxford interview.  

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