The passing of Lord Kerslake

We are deeply saddened by the news of Lord Kerslake's passing on Saturday. As the Chair of the Board of Governors at Sheffield Hallam, Lord Kerslake made a significant impact on the University's direction and achievements during his seven year tenure. His influence will be remembered for generations to come. We extend our deepest condolences to Lord Kerslake's family, friends, and loved ones during this difficult time.

"On behalf of the trustees of Hallam Students' Union, I offer our deepest condolences to the family, friends and many colleagues of Lord Bob Kerslake. Lord Kerslake was an inspirational and dedicated leader in higher education, civic society, and UK public life. As Chair of the Board of Governors he brought unparalleled knowledge, expertise, and connections in to our University, enriching the student experience in Sheffield and South Yorkshire."

- Laura Davies, Chair of Trustee Board at Hallam Students' Union

"At this sad time, our thoughts and sympathies are with Lord Kerslake's family. On behalf of Hallam's students, I would like to express our gratitude for Lord Kerslake's remarkable contributions to the University over the past seven years."

- Abiola Fasipe, President of Hallam Students' Union