Thanks to everyone for the remarkable support and encouragement we have received. There are five specific ways in which you can help the campaign.
Join the huge Facebook group Save Classics at Royal Holloway.
Read the department's Campaign Blog at http://supportclassicsatrhul.wordpress.com/
Write a letter of protest to the Principal, Paul Layzell, but send it to Anne Sheppard, our Head of Department, in the first instance.
Turn up at our event 'Celebrating Classics at Royal Holloway and in Higher Education' at the Friends' Meeting House, south side of Euston Road opposite Euston Station, on Friday 16th September. The event will run from 2.00 until 5.30 and 7.00 until 9.30pm. No need to register.
Help with the cost of the hire of the venue by sending a cheque, however small, made out to Royal Holloway University of London, to the Departmental Administrator, Margaret Scrivner, Classics& Philosophy, RHUL, Egham, Surrey TW20 OEX.
Bank transfer is also possible: email M.Scrivner@ rhul.ac.uk for account details.