On January 24th, 2016 Lionel Stephens celebrated his 90th birthday. Many OPs and friends responded to this auspicious anniversary with cards and messages. The recipient proclaimed himself overwhelmed by this display of affection and respect. In his words: “From OPs alone I have received in cards and emails a total of over…Details
D.R. Ford (36-40), a Lt Cdr MBE, DSC, RN, died in mid-December, 2015, aged 92. A full page obituary in the Guernsey Press stated in part: “With the death of Lt. Commander Derek Ford, Guernsey has lost a man who fought with distinction during the Second World War, and who was involved in the…Details
The 2016 OP Magazine will be distributed next week. If you don’t receive a copy please email email@example.com and let Caroline Kemp know and she will arrange for a copy to be sent to you. Or you can view a copy online at http://oldpangbournian.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/The-Pangbourian-2016.pdf The 46th edition of the OP Magazine has 48pp,…Details
Jeremy Winckley (54-57) lived in Spain for many years after his career in the Army. He moved back to the U.K. two years ago. A scratch golfer in his younger days, he writes: “Sadly no golf in Spain for the last six years there for various unfortunate reasons which, combined with age and related…Details
Marcus Gondolo-Gordon (88-93), the OP Rep on Corfu, Greece, has returned to live in the U.K. He writes: “Business in Greece is never easy at the best of times, so I have moved back to the UK for the first time in 12 years! As a result I am looking forward to getting…Details
Stephen Taylor (55-60) and his wife, Diana, were in New Zealand for a couple of nights from 5th to 7th January, 2016. They then left on a Noble Caledonia cruise around NZ, returning to Auckland on 27th January when I am taking them to lunch at the Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron,” reports one…Details
Cdr. Russell Johnson (46-50) RN died in 2010 according to his daughter Tamsin Kidwell. He was a BA Cantab., a Commander in ‘L’ branch and was awarded an OBE in 1984. We have no other details.
According to his daughter Julia Ridge, Peter Butterfield (46-49) of Culmhead, Taunton has “moved house and since passed away.” He was a Chartered Accountant. We have no further details.
From a January 7 post on the OP Facebook Group: “It’s that time of year again where the New Year’s resolutions are kicking in. One of the most common is to get fit and stay in shape. After being back on an indoor rower for a while and logging metres daily I have created a…Details