Diamond Jubilee Exhibition (A look Back) Part 3

The Coronation, June 1953. King Alfred's men in cricket whites (and boaters) bear the Church of England Training Colleges banner past the guildhall in the celebratory procession. "Dickie's Dragon" honoured Principal Dickinson - in the Coronation Procession representing King Alfred's. Another picture of the procession in this collection shows the rural nature of the Sparkford … Continue reading Diamond Jubilee Exhibition (A look Back) Part 3

Diamond Jubilee Exhibition (A look Back) Part 2

One of the other images showed the modern map of the university with the text below: 1952-2012 "Our sixty-year Jubilee story since the Accession in 1952 starts here. Taking a broadly chronological approach depending on when the sites were acquired and/or developed we began with the 1862 building and contrasted it with the aerial photographs … Continue reading Diamond Jubilee Exhibition (A look Back) Part 2

Diamond Jubilee Exhibition (A look Back) Part 1

This photographic exhibition was organised by the University of Winchester and took place from 31st May to 30th June 2012. It tells a story of the University's development from 1952 to 2012, highlighting change and growth it experienced over the sixty years since - both in terms of physical environment and academic life. To read … Continue reading Diamond Jubilee Exhibition (A look Back) Part 1