It’s hard to check out but… David Inglesby (67-71) provided the photo above and is trying to recall all the names. He writes: “I’m on the left end of the 3rd row back, below and to the left of the chap with the drainpipe coming…Details
Horacio Benitez, an Argentine veteran of the 1982 Falklands conflict, and OP writer and journalist Mike Smith (60-65) featured in a BBC World Service radio broadcast on 31 March. They were interviewed by Kati Whittaker at the Falklands Islands Memorial Chapel at the College,…Details
(c) Daily Telegraph Ian Busby reports: “OP actor Rupert Young (91-96) is currently touring the country in a production of “Gaslight.” It was well reviewed in The Daily Telegraph of 12th January,…. ‘Poor Rupert Young – playing the manipulative bounder, Jack, with a judicious mixture of lordly…Details
Derek William Dudley Pitt (46-50) died in 2007, as we were informed by his widow Patricia recently. He lived near Frome in Somerset and at one time worked for Marley Tiles.
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Jerry Hodgson (51-54)”
(Jerry during an earlier charity training session)
Tom Woolley (60-65) writes: “I wish to advise that my Mother’s younger brother Captain John S Shillingford RN died 18th January aged 82. His Memorial Service, following a private cremation, was held at St Thomas’ Church, Wells, Somerset on Friday 17th January. John was a staunchly loyal OP, as was my father Jim (WJ) Woolley…Details
All serving or retired members of the UK armed forces are encouraged to join a brand new OP Group formed on Linked In. A first meeting of the group is set for 1800 hours on Wednesday April 5th at the Army & Navy Club on St. James’s Square in London SW1. If you would like…Details
Alastair Macleod (35-39) died on 13th December, 2016 aged 95. His daughter Jenny McGeachy writes: “Born in 1921, my father was Captain of Hockey at the NCP before going into the Army in World War 11 in the Seaforth Highlanders. He remained in the Army for about 10 years after the war, reaching the rank…Details