Excellent OPGS outing June 22, 2010

Another outstanding OPGS meeting at Hankley Common GC OP Chairman Mark Dumas wins the prizes at Hankley Common GC On the 2nd June 30 OP’s enjoyed an fantastic day at Hankley Common Golf Club. This was the second year in succession that the Golf Society had played at Hankley and we were once again treated superbly! The…

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Ben Brundell (53-56)

BEN BRUNDELL (53-56) Charles Stuart (54-57) writes: “In February I spent a pleasant evening in Chile in perfect conditions at the home of Ben and Moira Brundell where I went for a BBQ. They are both well and Ben is still playing golf off a single figure handicap (although he does play every day!). Shortly…

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OP Reunion in Sydney

OP Reunion in Sydney set for October 22 Nick Lampe and Alex Hunter write: “Following on from the OP BBQ in March, it was agreed that an informal get-together would be held at the “Lord Nelson” pub in Argyle Place, The Rocks, Sydney on the evening of Friday 22nd October from 1800 hrs. English-style ales…

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Michael Sichel (48-51)

“For myself, I am 12 years into working in Australia and elsewhere to restore children damaged largely by medicine and politics. Medicine – because our children now receive 39 vaccines before school age and the vulnerable ones over-react. Politically – because big pharmaceutical companies and governments are now virtually one. To give a recent example:…

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Setback for Simpson & Percy

Skandia Sail for Gold regatta, Weymouth Bay Iain Percy and Andrew Simpson (90-95) managed 7th place in the Star class in the Skandia Sail for Gold Olympic qualification regatta in Weymouth Bay in mid-August – the duo’s worst result in international competition for quite some time. Despite the result the pair were the best-placed British…

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W.S. LUND (40-43)

Dr. William Lund MS FRCS (40-43) died at home on July 22, 2010, aged 84, after a long illness. Bill, as he was always known, was not only an outstanding surgeon but a “gentle, special man” writes Lionel Stephens who attended the funeral with his wife Pat on August 5th. The large parish church of…

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IAN HEALEY HOLLINRAKE (45-48)

Cdr. Ian Hollinrake RN died in July, 2010, aged 79.   Ian Hollinrake was born in Heywood, Lancashire, and from an early age wanted to join the Royal Navy. At the NCP he did well academically, particularly in Maths and Physics, and passed into BRNC Dartmouth in 1948. Commissioned in 1951, he served in the…

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