[Bart Simpson sailing at the Beijing Olympics with helmsman Iain Percy] Saskia Clark, the 37-year old winner of the gold medal in the 470 sailing class at the Rio Olympics with her partner Hannah Mills, has retired from competitive sailing to help run the Andrew…Details
Richard Stinton (76-81) is an Enterprise Solutions Architect for the iland EMEA business. He has over 30 years’ experience in the IT industry, most recently in the Cloud space with island, Microsoft Azure and VMware. Starting out in Engineering CAD/CAM and GIS systems…Details
Pangbourne’s first computer was purchased in 1976 for £2,000 when a second-hand terminal and processor was bought from Shiplake College. By 1983, 80 boys were taking exams in Computer Studies at varying levels and a College network had been established despite a shortage of…Details
From the quarter finals of the Centenary Match Play event – as reported by Mark Dumas (64-68): “I beat Conor Brown today at Bramley GC. Absolute fluke! We were both so relaxed and chatting away, and I won against the run of play.…Details
Grant Machpherson (79-86), a corporate lawyer, has been living in the Netherlands for the last 18 months. Now married, he has two little girls. He is looking forward to attending a 30-year reunion dinner in September/October at the College for all those who left in 1986.
Three OP events connected to the College’s 2016-17 centenary are now open to reservations by Old Pangbournians and Honorary OPs and their families. They are: 1. Auckland, New Zealand, Centenary Celebration Weekend. Friday 24 – Sunday 26 February, 2017. A weekend of events is planned including a gala dinner and a welcome reception. The organiser…Details
Our Rep in New South Wales has been in the health wars recently. He writes: “Some may recall that I was to leave for UK/Europe five days after the Sydney lunch on 23rd April. A week after arrival I was hospitalised with acute pneumonia /pulmonary fibrosis. I landed in Homerton, one of the NHS flagship…Details