A Celebration of the Life and Work of Clive Holmes (1943-2022)

A memorial event for Dr Clive Holmes will be held at Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford, on Saturday 29th October 2022 at 2pm, so that we can celebrate Clive's life, teaching, and scholarship. 

Please find below a programme for the day which will take place in the Simpkins Lee Theatre:


Frances Lannon - Clive as a colleague and member of LMH


John Morrill - Clive as a scholar of the English Civil Wars


 Eleanor Holmes - Schubert, Vier Impromptus, no. 3


George Southcombe - Clive as a scholar of early modern witchcraft


Grant Tapsell - Clive as a tutor


Benjamin Thompson and Katy Cooper - Music from John Gay, The Beggar's Opera


Philip Holmes - Clive as a family-man


Katy Cooper - Purcell, 'Fairest Isle' from King Arthur


Refreshments served in the Monson Room


We hope to see you back in College for this special memorial and to book your place at the event, please use this link if you are alumni, and this link for friends and faculty members.  

The dress code for this event is smart casual.

Booking will close on Friday 15th October.

The event will be livestreamed and if you are unable to attend in person, please use this link to join us remotely.

If you have any questions in the meantime please do not hesitate to get in touch with the development team at development.events@lmh.ox.ac.uk.