In the 1920s MGM brought Technicolor to the world of film and in the late 1960s the BBC broadcast television programmes in colour for the first time, but it was not until July 1980 that colour images appeared on the cover of The Shirburnian.

We are told that you should not judge a book by its cover but, looking back over 37 years of The Shirburnian, which is your favourite cover?

Find out more at The Shirburnian: a cover story

Posted 11 June 2018 by Sherborne School Archives.

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