• Date: October 19, 2017, By admin Category - News
    The 84th AGM of the Old Pangbournian Society was held at 6.00pm on 17th October, 2017 at the Naval Club, 38 Hill Street, London W1J 5NS. The AGM was followed by a Committee meeting and by a reception afterwards in the club library. About 40 OPs attended.   The retiringRead More >
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  • Date: October 19, 2017, By admin Category - Sailing
                                                                                      Arrow Trophy – 14th October 2017     Preparations for this year’s regatta, against alumni of 24 Independent Schools, started early, writes Peter Kewish (Rear Commodore, Events, OPYC). We learnt from past years that practice make perfect. In an attempt to improve our chances of silverware, we charteredRead More >
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  • Date: October 19, 2017, By admin Category - Sailing
                                                                                  OPYC Nab Tower Race – 7th October 2017   Crew; Andy Roy – Skipper Peter Kewish (’89) Ian Kirton (’88) Robin Myerscough (’88) Nick Woods (’88) Jeremy Owen James Alsop Larry Howard Rohan Batra   The Nab Tower Race is the last of the Island Sailing ClubsRead More >
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  • Date: October 17, 2017, By admin Category - Obituaries
      Keith Russell Hiscock (68-73) died suddenly at the age of 62 in Hastings, New Zealand on 26th April 2017. His sister Carol May writes: “Keith left Pangbourne College in 1973, having represented the school in rowing in the 1st V111, rugby in the 1st XV, and gymnastics, particularly cutlassing.Read More >
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  • Date: October 16, 2017, By admin Category - News
      The 4th Flower Festival  in the College’s history, and the first since 2007, closed its doors October 15th with a short service in the Falklands Islands Memorial Chapel  following a highly successful two-day show that attracted more than 1,200 people to the College.   Designed to commemorate the 100thRead More >
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  • Date: October 8, 2017, By admin Category - Centenary, News
    The  Old Pangbournian Society, Cyprus Branch is celebrating the Centenary year on Friday  October 27th At the moment there are just two Old Pangbournians living here Louis Carrel ( Illawarra ’62-67) and Mike Jones ( Illawarra ’62-66) but there are rumours that there might be a few in Paphos andRead More >
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  • Date: October 7, 2017, By admin Category - Obituaries
    Recently we received the following email message from Phil Williams in Australia:   “In this the centenary year I thought that it may be of interest to you that my uncle Cyril Williams (17-19) was the number two cadet when the College first opened.   My uncle was the youngestRead More >
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  • Date: October 6, 2017, By admin Category - News of OPs
    Jeff Beech-Garwood (71-75), the OP Rep. in St. Paul, Minnesota, USA, reports that Chris Dodwell (71-75), who was at Pangbourne with him, came over to the States to celebrate his 60th birthday this year. “That was a very pleasant surprise and we had a good time.”   The pair thenRead More >
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  • Date: October 3, 2017, By admin Category - News, News of OPs
        Michael Keigwin (86-93), founder and director of the Uganda Conservation Foundation, will be in London in late November, amongst many things giving the Tusk Trust annual lecture at the Royal Geographical Society. He writes:   “I’ll be sharing the podium with a close friend Charles Tumwesigye the DeputyRead More >
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  • Date: October 3, 2017, By admin Category - News of OPs
    Cutbacks in the Metropolitan Police in 2016-17 led to Chief Inspector Steve Edwards (80-87) leaving Chiswick Po9lice Station for anothe post in nearby Feltham. He writes:  “With our restructuring in the Spring, we had to reduce the number of posts and it was decided that the post I held, coveringRead More >
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