A rescheduled OP Society committee meeting will be held at the Naval Club, 38 Hill Street, Mayfair, London W1J 5NS at 1800 hours.
All OPs are most welcome to attend whether you are on the committee or not.
Chris Weston (77-82), the only OP who is chief executive of a FTSE 250 company, revealed better than expected results for 2017 for Aggreko, the company he heads, at the start of March. Aggreko is the world’s biggest temporary power provider, based in Glasgow, and supplies mobile power plants to cover temporary outages or…Details
Lt. Cdr. Andrew Gleadow RN (52-54) died on 22nd October 2017 after a painful illness bravely borne – he was ten days short of his 79th birthday. He leaves a widow Marion. His friend Peter King wrote the following obituary in Fly Navy, the journal of the Fleet Air Arm Officers’ Association: “Andrew left…Details
All OPs are urged to attend the annual OP Society reception/dinner! This year the event is being held on the evening of Friday April 20th in the attractive Pelham restaurant on the 3rd floor in the new Warner Stand at Lord’s cricket ground, St. John’s Wood, London NW8 from 6.30pm to 8.30pm. Wives…Details
Nick Kemp (04-10) has pursued a business career related to the marketing of professional sport since he left the College in 2010. After a degree in Sports Management from Coventry University where he also worked as a sales consultant for Aspire Group, he joined West Ham United FC in 2014 and remained with the…Details
Mike Smith (60-65) writes: “Just back from India where I addressed 70 MBA students and 70 computer engineering students at the Chandigarh Group of Colleges (CGC), India, on 10 February. I was the guest in Chandigarh of Dr Ramandeep Saini, Head of International Relations and Associated Professor at the CGC Landran campus of 13,000…Details
The 48th issue of the OP Magazine, The Pangbournian, has been published. All OPs whose addresses are on the OP data base held at the College should by now have received a copy. If you have not, please contact Joanne Whitmore at Joanne.Whitmore@pangbourne.com who will arrange to send you a copy. The Magazine…Details
James Lewis (96-01) writes: “I got married on 17th November 2017 to Amy Latchman. The reason I’m in touch is most of my groomsmen are OPs so I thought the attached picture might be a column filler for your magazine. The OPs in the picture are: Left – Rupert Merritt 96-01 Third from…Details
Commander Robert James Fidler (44-48) MBE RN died peacefully on January 20th, 2018, aged 87. A funeral service will take place at Wessex Vale Crematorium, West End, Southampton on February 7th at 12.15pm.
Cdr. Fidler sent his son Simon to the College from 1977-82. At this time, we have no further information.