And the winner by a nose...

April 14, 2006

After the Diary's speculation last month about whether more UK vice-chancellors would succumb to the attractions of the Association of Commonwealth Universities' conference in Adelaide than made it to Belfast for ACU's last meeting, it turned out to be a close thing: 19 made it Down Under (along with a smattering of deputies) compared with 17 in Belfast two years ago.

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