A dinner for all those connected with cricket at Pangbourne has been set for Saturday, 26th January, 2013, at the College. The guest speaker will be the well known BBC cricket commentator Henry Blofeld. Drinks will be served from 7.15pm. Dress: black tie. Cost: £60 a head. RSVP by 3rd December, 2012. All enquiries to…Details
Geoffrey Churcher (78-83) writes: I only picked up on this very sad news (of Richard’s death) recently and was a little taken aback at how upset I felt. Now 30 years since I left Pangbourne and approx 26 years since I last saw him at my younger brother George’s departure. I remember him fondly as…Details
David Harding (72-78) opens his books to show that he is “paying his share.” According to reports in The Sunday Times and The Daily Telegraph, David Harding, 51, the founder and 56 per cent owner of Winton Capital Management, a London-based hedge fund, paid an overall tax rate of 39 per cent since he made…Details
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Jeffrey Evans (61-66) has been elected to the ancient office of Sheriff of the City of London for 2012/13, often a precursor to election as Lord Mayor. After the NCP Jeffrey went to Pembroke College, Cambridge where he read Economics. His career in the City started in 1972 as a graduate trainee with Clarkson’s, the…Details
Twentytwo OPs attended the summer meeting at Huntercombe Golf Club, near Henley, on the 19th June. We were greeted by bright sunshine and warm hospitality in the club house and we knew we were in for an excellent day. The turnout was slightly down on previous years although we were pleased to welcome a few…Details
Felix left the Army (Royal Irish Rangers) in the last 18 months and now lives near Warminster with his wife Charlotte. They have two daughters. He finished as a Lieutenant Colonel.
A reminder to all OPs that this year’s OP Dinner will be held at the College on Friday evening October 26th, 2012. Invitations have now been sent out to all OPs. The cost of the dinner this year will be £45, or £60 if overnight accommodation and breakfast the next morning is included. The Guest…Details
Lionel has received well over 80 letters and cards following the recent sad occasion of his wife Pat’s death on August 17th. He would like to thank the many OPs who have been in touch. “Their words of support are greatly appreciated by the family,” he says “and have been a great help at this…Details
Kathleen Patricia Stephens (nee Bradley), Sister in charge of Sick Bay at the Nautical College from 1959-63, wife of Lionel Stephens and an Honorary OP, died of cancer on August 17th, 2012, aged 90. A Service of Thanksgiving was held at St. Mary’s Church, Streatley-on-Thames on August 29th. It was attended by many OPs, former…Details