Dutton-Forshaw, R.C. (41-44)

Richard Dutton-Forshaw (41-44) died on February 1st, 2015 according to his widow Phylis. Richard was a businessman in southern England and director of a number of companies involved in the motor trade, building projects and machining. He lived in Petworth, Sussex. We have no further information.

Philip Davey #2

In 1936 Philip took charge of cricket at the NCP. In 1991 he was interviewed for a feature in the OP Magazine on cricket at the College. In his words:   “We were lucky that first year. We had a very good captain and opening bat, John Groom (33-37),  an excellent wicket-keeper in Ian Stoop…

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Philip Davey (1936-74) #1

  In August, 2016 an author (Steven Hill) writing a history of Somerset County Cricket Club contacted the OP Society to find out more information about Philip Davey who taught French at the College 1936-74 (with a gap for WW11 service in the Fleet Air Arm/Royal Navy) and played some cricket for Somerset in the…

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Paul Clinch (76-81)

            Paul Clinch (76-81)  lives in Fleet, Hampshire and runs the Paul Clinch Consultancy, a learning and development service. Previously he was an Associate Director at Savills (L&P) Ltd from 2005-12. After Pangbourne he studied at Newbury College 1983-85 where he gained a Diploma in Business Studies. Since then he…

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David Ray

Who from Illawarra remembers ‘Bunnet’ our Assistant House Master, David Ray?….He left Pangbourne in 1979 to teach at Rugby School until 2009. Crossing paths with another Illawarra ‘house mate’ Pat Derham who was Headmaster there 2001-2014. David is now retired and living in Weston-Super-Mare. He was awarded an MBE in 2010 for his commitment and…

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Bill Astley-Jones (55-58)

                    After a silence of many years Bill Astley-Jones (55-58) got in touch to book a place at the 2016 Over-60s lunch at the Turf Club in London on Tuesday November 22nd. He wrote: “This all started when my son Adrian, who is 45, asked about…

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Liz Hudson

                  From the Tribute given by Gerry Pike (Second Master 1994-2014) at Liz Hudson’s funeral  on July 29th, 2016 at the Falklands Islands Memorial Chapel: “Liz was surely the only Headmaster’s Wife who was regularly sawn in half?…On a more serious note, how will we remember Liz…

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Klein, Larry (55-58)

Larry Klein (Hesperus; 55-58) died on June 10th, 2016 aged 74. He had an incurable degenerative disease. He is survived by his wife, Martha, who writes:   “After leaving the Merchant Navy Form at Pangbourne, Larry served his apprenticeship with Royal Mail Line. Having passed his Second Mate’s Certificate, he joined the Bowater Steamship Company…

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