Hilary 1963

Leonard Evans was president, Josephine Newcombe secretary and Tim Johnson treasurer.  On 10 March committee members for Hilary and Trinity terms were photographed at Christ Church Meadows:

Back row: Peter Griffiths, Glyn Vale, Peter Smith, Chris Meakin, Connaire Kensit, Nick Kenyon, Peter Selman, David Pollock, Carl Jones, David Aikman

Front row: Rodney Pickering, Josephine Newcombe, Elisabeth Bowmer, Leonard Evans, Angela Briggs, Wendy Kaplan, Terry Deakin

Speakers included Francis Crick, Barbara Wootton, J D Bernal and Cyril Bibby.

The term was perhaps the busiest ever for OUHG.  It was notable for:


Barbara Wootton produced a text for her talk on 19 February which was published in the University Humanist Federation Bulletin for Autumn 1963 and reprinted in The Freethinker of 13 December 1963.

[Posters]       [Opposing the SCM Mission]      [Isis on the Humanists]

[Unmarried but pregnant]        [Behaviour of the Press]        [Women in the Union]

[Other press coverage]        [Correspondence with Francis Crick]

[Michaelmas 1962]         [Trinity 1963]