Terry O’Neil (51-56)

                At Royal Windsor Racecourse on Wednesday 20 May 2015, Terry O’Neil (51-56), a Partner of FM Contract Watch, hosted the second the Approved Contractor Scheme (ACS) Pacesetters Achievement Awards www.acspacesetters.co.uk which focus on the cream of the manned guard security sector.   From a standing start some…

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Charles Sykes (07-12)

                Charles Sykes (07-12), currently a Psychology student at the University of Worcester, is fund-raising for the Army Benevolent Fund. He writes:   “I am raising money for the Army Benevolent Fund by completing a charity sky dive in June.   This charity give lifetime support to serving…

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W.R. Thorburn (69-74)

                      W.R. Thorburn (70-74),  known to everyone as Robin or Rob,  died of cancer at home in Sutton-on-Trent on 28th December, 2014. He is survived by his wife Karen, their daughter Molly and a son Thomas from a previous marriage.   His friend Michael Duck (69-74) writes: “Rob…

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OP in Nepal appeals for support

          Oliver Westgarth (92-99) has been working in Nepal, following the earthquake, with the Bridge2 charity. An architect with a practical ‘hands-on’ early career, he has been offering environmental advice, assisting with logistics and providing humanitarian aid.   Initially the charity was in need of a building specialist to help repair…

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Alfred Goodson (60-63)

Alfred Goodson (60-63) died in April 2015 aged 69. He was married twice and had six children, four by his first marriage and two by his second.   Alfie, as he was known at the Nautical College, came from a wealthy, well-connected Devon family. His father Sir Hugh Goodson was High Sherrif of Devon, a Justice…

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Rob Sargent (61-65)

Rob got in touch with Caroline Kemp at the College after the recent OP Dinner. He wrote: “Dear Caroline, Just to say how good it was to see you again at the dinner last month at Pangbourne. Your efforts organising such a fabulous evening were much appreciated. I know, it can be quite a thankless…

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From Peter Kewish

OPYC Summer Rally – Weymouth 12/13/14th June Only a few weeks to go to 2015′s Summer Rally, this year in Weymouth, home of British Olympic Sailing. Berthing at the Town Quay and Dinner at the Royal Dorset Yacht Club on Saturday night. We still have a few spaces left and some crewing opportunities too. For…

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