Torch, Torchlight and Hullfire Student Newspapers

Reference No:
U SUH/1
Dates:
1931-2012
Description:
This collection contains copies of the Torch, Torchlight and Hullfire magazines. Torch was the newspaper of the Students Union of the University College of Hull and was produced from 1928 to 1958. Between 1959 and 1974 the Torch continued as an Arts Magazine. Torchlight, the newspaper of the University of Hull, ran from 1956 to 1972 and then again in 1974 shortly before being replaced by Hullfire, newspaper of the University of Hull's Student Union, which is still being produced. During Torchlight's break between 1972 and 1973 a newspaper called Joynt was published in conjunction with other Higher Education institutions in Hull, see U SUH/3.
Extent:
c. 387 items and 23 volumes
Access Conditions:
Access will be granted to any accredited reader
Repository:
Hull University Archives
Collection:
Records of the Students' Union at University College Hull and the University of Hull; including Torch, Torchlight and Hullfire Student Newspapers