Mike Smith (60-65)

                Mike Smith (60-65) whose latest book about the social responsibility of business Great Company  was published earlier in 2015 (and is reviewed elsewhere on this site), recently appeared on the Danny Pyke Show on BBC Radio Surrey & Sussex alongside the South African whistleblower Wendy Addison.  …

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Tiffany Holloway (Blagg; 98-02)

                        In July, 2015 Tiffany wrote:   “I left Pangbourne in 2002 and went on a gap year doing a scuba diving conservation project with Greenforce in Borneo.  I then studied Physiotherapy at The University of Liverpool and graduated with a 1st.   After…

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Chris Williams (68-70)

From a recent press release:   Chris Williams (68-70)  moved to South Africa in 1970 and after graduating at University of Witwatersrand Johannesburg, started his career in 1977 with P+O’s South African ship broking company, Peninsular Shipping, where he became a successful ship broker and director, handling grain, ore, steels, fertiliser and coal broking for…

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OP peer elected to House of Lords

                Lord Mountevans, (Jeffrey Evans 61-66) who is expected to become the 688th Lord Mayor of the City of London in November, 2015, has been elected to the House of Lords in a Crossbench hereditary peers’ by-election in July, 2015 following the retirement of Viscount Tenby.   Twentyfive…

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A sparkling Founders’ Day

          Beautiful summer weather helped to make the 98th celebration of Founders’ Day at the College on July 4th one of the most memorable in recent years.   A strong OP flavour coursed through the proceedings. The Chairman of the Board of Governors, OP Roger Lane-Nott (59-63), opened proceedings. The Guest…

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Over-60s Lunch – booking open

The annual Over-60s lunch organised by Mark Dumas will be held this year on Tuesday 17th November in The Turf Club, Carlton House Terrace, London SW1.   Places are limited on a first come, first serve basis.   All OPs aged over 60 are most welcome. You can secure a place by sending a cheque…

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Anna Sterling (00-01) on parade

                  Anna Sterling (00-01), wearing her Paravicini blazer,  took her place representing the Old Pangbournian Society among a line of illustrious Royal Navy admirals at a recent ceremony.   The occasion was HMS President’s Ceremonial Divisions 2015 on the Broadwalk, HM Tower of London on 26th May…

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