Montague Burton NEWSFLASH!

While wandering through Oxford the other day we were forced by a thunderstorm to take shelter in one of the university buildings. The only thing to do therein was peruse the following board of Oxford University benefactors…

Andrews perusing a list of Oxford University benefactors

Andrews perusing a list of Oxford University benefactors...

To cut a short story even shorter – who should we find on the list but Sir Montague Maurice Burton himself.

Sir Montague Maurice Burton - patron saint of this blog
Sir Montague Maurice Burton – patron saint of this blog

Indeed, in 1930, Sir Montague endowed a professorship at the university for international relations and it is still in existence today! What a man!

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