Plenty of 'posh' amid the Oxford spires
The founder of Balliol College, Dervorguilla, foresaw the danger when she specified in her charter in 1282: "And that better provision be made for the support of the poor, for whose profit we purpose to labour, we will that the richer in the society of our scholars study to live so temperately that the poor be in no wise burdened on account of heavy expenses."
If only. If her statutes were the rule throughout the university, then the aims of the Sutton Trust might be more easily met.
Retired headteacher, Oxford