Karin Tomson (11-13)

              Karin Tomson (11-13) is based in Singapore during 2015 where she is on an exchange year from her university (Hertfordshire) in England and also doing an internship while travelling and exploring SE Asia. Currently she is working with Felicitas Global Pte Ltd , a market development and professional…

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B.J. Jerman (57-61)

Barrington John Jerman died unexpectedly at home with his wife Lizzie at his side on February 26th, 2014, aged 69. Lizzie Jerman writes: “Leaving Pangbourne, Barrington went to The Royal Military Academy Sandhurst and was commissioned into The Kings Own Scottish Borderer’s. He served in the Far East – Hong Kong, Malaya, Singapore – and…

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Message from Gerry Pike

        I had lunch with OP Quinn Stainfield-Bruce recently and he suggested that a personal invitation from me might encourage you (OPs) to attend the OP Dinner at the College on Friday 17th April, so here it is.   It would be great to see there lots of former students I have…

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P.M. Chadwick (35-39)

His son Toby Chadwick writes: “I must inform you, sadly, of the death of my father, Peter Chadwick (b.1921), who was at the Nautical College, Pangbourne 1935-39. He went into the Royal Navy from Pangbourne, serving as navigator on North Atlantic convoys during the Second World War. After the war he trained as a teacher…

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Peter Wetherell (66-70)

              Peter Wetherell (66-70), founder and chief executive of the Mayfair-based estate agency Wetherell, appeared on a late-night television documentary in February titled “Welcome to Mayfair.” The hour-long programme on BBC2  highlighted the varied existences of a wide range of Mayfair residents and businesses. Much time was devoted to…

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2015 OP Magazine published

                    The 45th issue of the OP magazine The Pangbournian has been published and will be distributed to OPs during the remainder of February. Consisting of 44 pages, it contains more than 20 features and 100 photographs. Among highlights of the 2015 issue are articles by…

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OP stars on Channel 4 reality show

                    OP William Shuttleworth (66-70) has become an unwitting star of Channel 4′s hit reality show “The Auction House.”   Back for a second series of three episodes, the first of which was aired at 8.00pm on Sunday 15th February, the entertaining fly-on-the-wall television programme revolves…

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The value of Reunions

An article about the value of reunions — “A reunion with the ghosts of school days past” — has been published in the 14.2.15 Weekend edition of the Financial Times. Written by Harry Eyres in his regular column The Slow Lane, it recounts his experience of attending a 25-year reunion at his old (unnamed) school.…

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