Nicky Blair, the son of Prime Minister Tony Blair, has been appointed secretary of the Oxford University Labour Club for Michaelmas 2005. Blair, studying History at Lady Margaret Hall, was elected in the Termly General Meeting held in the last week of Trinity term and competed against three other candidates. Joe Taylor, former OULC co-chair in Trinity 2004 described Nicky as a “worthy candidate” and said that “a majority of the club supports his election.” As secretary, he is responsible for administration in the club and the production and distribution of OULC’s weekly journal ‘Look Left’.ARCHIVE: 0th week MT 2005
Jesus is now the third Oxford college to have hosted Christian Concern in recent years, along with Exeter and Trinity, whilst LMH is currently considering whether or not to host the group
“It was an extremely frightening experience; several people were experiencing panic attacks."
Officials voted narrowly to not cancel the event, despite pressure from student groups