Many congratulations to St Hilda’s alumna and BAFTA-winning film director, Philippa Lowthorpe (Classics, 1980), on the release of her movie, Swallows and Amazons; a new twist on the childhood classic by Arthur Ransome, featuring a starry cast sailing in the Lake District. In 2013, Philippa became the first woman to be awarded a BAFTA for Best Director: Fiction.
Our next Open Day is on 16th September 2016. Come and talk to our Tutor for Admissions and current students, and see the College first hand. There is no need to book a place.
Shakespeare Celebrations Friday 16 September 6.30pm-8pm Buffet supper (non reunion) 7pm for 7.30pm 50th Reunion Dinner (1966) 7.30pm for 8pm 40th Reunion Dinner (1976) Saturday 17 September 9.30am Gaudy Registration opens with refreshments 10am Discussion with the Principal, Professor Sir Gordon Duff on the College’s plans to transform the site during the forthcoming 125th anniversary. 11am-4pm Library open to visitors