Lionel Knight

Head Porter

Lionel joined St Edmund Hall in 2007. He is the Head Porter, managing the team of porters in the Lodge.

The porters are in charge of the security of the College estate, the keys to the rooms and buildings, the postal deliveries and front of house activities, and welcoming people to the College. They also deal with general enquiries.

Before working here, Lionel was a supermarket manager in Summertown and when he is not at work, he enjoys spending his time with his children and grandchildren.