Dr Simon Altmann

We are very sad to announce that Emeritus Fellow Dr Simon Altmann passed away at the age of 98 on 29 September 2022. He died peacefully with his family.

Simon had been Tutor in Mathematical Physics 1964-1991 and then Vice Principal 1989-1990, becoming an Emeritus Fellow of the College in 1991. He will be much missed by the College community.


His funeral service was in Brasenose College Chapel on Monday 31 October at 1:45pm.


A recording of the service is now available - please click the link below.

On Saturday 18th June 2022, College came together to remember Emeritus Fellow John Windsor Davies, in Brasenose Chapel.

For those who couldn't join us, we would like to share a recording of the Memorial Service.


Please click on the link below.


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190510 Brasenose 62 Bruce Kent croppedIt is with great sadness that we report the death of our much loved alumnus and Honorary Fellow Bruce Kent (Jurisprudence, 1949). Bruce passed away on Wednesday 8th June 2022, aged 92.

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JWAckrilllectureProfessor James Warren will give the 14th John Ackrill Memorial Lecture at 4.00 pm on Thursday, 24 February, in the Amersi Foundation Lecture Theatre.

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