John Michael Prest

Wednesday 4 July

We are greatly saddened by the death, on 3 July 2018, of John Michael Prest, MA Camb, MA Oxf, Fellow and Tutor in Modern History 1954–1996 and Emeritus Fellow from 1996.

There will be a service of thanksgiving at St Mary’s Church, Church Road, Wheatley, Oxfordshire, on Saturday 22 September at 4.00pm, followed by refreshments in the Merry Bells Village Hall, High Street, Wheatley. All are welcome. Those who intend to attend are asked to email Julia Prest,, to let her know.

An obituary will appear in the Balliol College Annual Record 2018.

There is an obituary in the Guardian by Jeremy Burchardt (Balliol 1988).