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19 December 2012

Hertford: the Timermanis years

After a combined total of 34 years at Hertford, Anne and Dave Timermanis have certainly earned their retirement – and the admiration of colleagues and friends in college. At a toast to the couple, Home Bursar Andre...

18 December 2012

Hertford College Choir in Leipzig

The Hertford College Chapel Choir made its annual winter tour to Leipzig this year, at the end of Michaelmas term. The former East German city, the largest in Saxony, is a powerhouse of European music history. It has bee...

14 December 2012

Carols in the Quad

Carols in the Quad, a joint effort by Hertford College Wind Band and Hertford Chapel Choir, raised the magnificent sum of £588.55 for the Stroke Association. Congratulations to all who blew, sang, baked, served or rattl...

14 December 2012

Farewell to Philip Dickson

Colleagues from college met today to toast Philip Dickson, College Accountant and Deputy Bursar, who is retiring from Hertford after fourteen years. Bursar Simon Lloyd spoke warmly of Philip’s methodical integrity ...

8 December 2012

Hertford rugby and the Oku Memorial Trophy

Hertford students, captained by Richard Foord, combined with players from Vincent’s Club to form a XV and play in the Oku Memorial Trophy tournament. The tournament is held to honour Ambassador Katsuhiko Oku, a Her...

29 November 2012

Charlotte Brewer and Lord Leveson

You’ll have already seen on p. 1468 of the Right Honourable Justice Leveson’s inquiry into the culture, practices and ethics of the press that Professor Charlotte Brewer is cited on the meaning of the word &#...

28 November 2012

Hertford, Hugh, and press freedom

As we await Lord Leveson’s report on press standards, Hertford has been developing the debate. On 18 November, Principal Will Hutton discussed the issues with Baroness Helena Kennedy QC, Hugh Grant, and Paul Connew...

21 November 2012

Hertford student wins French Studies prize

We are delighted to announce that Amy Cowan, who graduated in History and French in 2012 and is now studying for an MSt at the college, has been awarded the prestigious 2012 R.H. Gapper Undergraduate Essay Prize. AmyR...

19 November 2012

Hertford rugby supports Mind Your Head campaign

Great work by Hertford college rugby team, under the direction of second year English student Richard Foord. The team, with their supporters, have made a video on mental health awareness for OUSU’s Mind Your Head c...

19 November 2012

The beautiful game, Hertford-style

Football implies the desire to suffer (Theodor Adorno) At a nail-biting encounter on the football pitch earlier this term, Hertford current students beat the old boys 5-2. It has been claimed that the current students we...