D.C.B. Stuart (54-57)

Charles Stuart (54-57) died on March 7, 2012 in Australia. He was 72 and for many years was the OP Representative in Victoria. Diagnosed with cancer in early December, 2011, “he faced his illness with courage and dignity and died peacefully with his family by his side” in the words of his children Joanna and…

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Jeffrey Evans (61-66)

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…

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J.M. Ackroyd (44-48)

John M Ackroyd (44-48), known as Jack, died on June 18, 2012, aged 81. His funeral service at St. Andrew’s Church, Clewer, Windsor, where he had been a church warden for 20 years, was attended by a standing-room only congregation as was the wake on “The New Queen of the Thames” vessel. His son David…

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James Ash (95-02)

Since July, 2012, James has been working for the London-based public relations and communications company Liberty Conms Ltd as an Account Manager. Previously he had worked for Spreckley partners – also a London-based PR firm – in various capacities from 2009-12. After Pangbourne James went to Loughborough University where he was awarded a 2:1 in…

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G.G. Macpherson (50-52)

Guy Macpherson (50-52) died on May 26th, 2012, aged 76. A Service of Thanksgiving was held at a packed St. Mary’s Church, Henley-on-Thames on June 13th. It was attended by Guy’s much-loved dog Fitzroy, his two OP sons, James and Grant and their families, the Chairman of the Board of Governors, the President and Honorary…

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OP hosts film on 21st century slavery

Anjali Guptara (95-99) hosted and introduced the UK premiere of a new film about slavery in the 21st century. The event was held at Vue West End cinema in London’s Leicester Square before a packed audience on June 21. The multi-award winning two hour documentary titled Nefarious – Merchant of Souls – tells the story…

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Anthony Fenwick-Wilson (53-57)

After five “tough” years Anthony sold 33% of his turbine business, C-FEC, for £3.5m in mid-April. This made the company debt-free and cash flow positive. Completion of the final phase of the project, including the manufacture of the C-feg wind turbine and the AQUA-feg water turbine, will take place over the next two years. After…

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John Faulkner (51-54)

After graduation from the Royal Naval College, Dartmouth, England, John did the required sea time and then gained his wings with the RAF. Apart from other flying postings he served on aircraft carriers as a fighter pilot. He moved to Australia and joined Qantas in 1967 and has flown Boeing 707,747, and 767 aircraft. He…

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Chris Mullins (55-58)

Chris Mullins (55-58) died in Queensland, Australia, on June 2nd, 2012, aged 70 after suffering a stroke. He remained a loyal OP to the end of his life, attending an Over-60s lunch in London in November, 2011, on one of his regular visits to England. The funeral was held on June 8th at Chermside Assembly…

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FOUNDERS’ DAY 2012

Saturday 7th July – a special event at the College. All OPs are welcome, in particular this year as many former pupils from the 1960s as possible. Big Side has been designated as a specific area at which OPs can congregate. Key timings for the day are: 10.00 – Full College Parade followed by coffee…

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