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  Item Reference: KCLCAL-1971-1972-95

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General Information 99 The affiliated clubs include The Association Football Athletic Bad- minton Basketball Boats Bridge Chess Cricket Cross Country Fencing Hockey Judo Netball Rifle Rugby Football Sailing Squash Racquets Swimming Tennis and Table Tennis Clubs the Drama society the Film society the Literary society the Mountaineering society the Music society the Photographic society the Ballroom Dancing club the Folk Dance club and the Motor Club The athletic clubs are governed by captains and officers elected by their members The sporting clubs are the responsibility of the Athletics Vice- President who is the chairman of the sub-committee which reports directly to the Executive Committee and deals exclusively with matters affecting the sporting clubs All sports club secretaries sit on this sub- committee The finances of all affiliated societies are under the control of the Executive Committee of the Union Society which with the assistance of its Finance Standing Committee determines the amount of the grant to be made to each club from its funds Throughout term time debates and functions of social nature are arranged with view to promoting the corporate life of the College 'Commemoration Week' is normally held each year at the close of the Michaelmas term when various social functions take place in- eluding performances by the Music and Drama Societies Ball and an Intercollegiate debate Commemoration Service is held in the Col- lege Chapel An Oration is sometimes given by distinguished speaker In 1949 the College gave the Union Society the first four floors of the Chesham Hotel in Surrey Street These were furnished and equipped as the Union Society premises and provide refectory and bar television common rooms and offices The venture proved an im- mediate success and the Chesham is firmly established as the home of the Union Publications The official handbook giving information about all clubs and societies is issued to members at the beginning of each session The Union newspaper King's News appears fortnightly and con- tributions are welcomed from any member of the Union Society Women's Common Room The women students of the College have their own Common Rooms in the Chesham governed by President and Committee elected
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