Easter 2014 Elections

  • Posted on: 12 June 2014
  • By: Press Officer

Easter term elections will be held on Monday 16th June. Polls will open at 9am and close at 6pm. If you are a Union member, you can vote online or in person at the Union during this time. 

Full details and online voting can be found by logging in here: www.cus.org/elections

Full list of positions being contested:

President (Lent 2015)

Executive Officer (Lent 2015)

Speakers Officer (Lent 2015)

Treasurer (Lent 2015)

Social Events Officer (Lent 2015)

Cath Kidston Speaks at the Cambridge Union

  • Posted on: 11 June 2014
  • By: Press Officer

On Wednesday 11th June the Cambridge Union Society welcomed entrepreneur, businesswoman and fashion designer Cath Kidston to discuss the secrets of success of her quintessentially British brand.

Having celebrated the 20th anniversary of the Cath Kidston brand last year, Cath was in a strong position to discuss both the history and the future of the brand, reflecting on how much has changed since she opened her first Notting Hill store in the early 1990s.

Click here for the full report.

This House Believes That Scotland Should Be An Independent Country

In the Chair: Michael Dunn Goekjian, President (Easter 2014)

As the Scottish Independence referendum approaches, we pass our own verdict. Tonight we debate and explore the arguments surrounding Scottish Independence.


is a staff researcher with Business For Scotland, a pro-independence business and economic policy think tank.

Sylvester McCoy at The Cambridge Union Society

Sylvester McCoy in conversation with Ted Loveday (Speakers Officer Easter 2014), Sunday 4th May 2014.

Sylvester is an actor perhaps best known for playing the seventh incarnation of the Doctor, the last in the original run of Doctor Who. More recently, he played the inimitable wizard Radagast the Brown in The Hobbit. He began his career as a comic act and busker for children's television.