2016 Boat Race Presidents Elected

The Presidents for the famous Oxford-Cambridge Boat Race have recently been announced. Henry Hoffstot and Hannah Roberts have been elected for the Cambridge clubs, and will attempt to overturn a run of consecutive Oxford wins. Henry Hoffstot will be in his third season at the CUBC, twice having stroked the Cambridge Blue Boat.  The summer before […]

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Seven Things You Didn’t Know About Oxford

1. … with a Capital ‘O’ During the English Civil War, Oxford served as the capital of England after Charles I was expelled from London by Oliver Cromwell’s Parliamentarian forces. The University was a strong supporter of the Royalists (otherwise known as brown-nosers) and the King lived in Christ Church between 1642 and 1646 – […]

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