Keith Evans (33-37)

Keith Evans (33-37), now 97, will appear in the specially-made BBC1 tv programme on November 20, 2017 to celebrate the 70th anniversary of The Queen and Prince Philip’s marriage. Keith served with Prince Philip in the Royal Navy in 1947 on the shore establishment HMS Prince Arthur in Corsham, Wiltshire.   Interviewed by Kirsty Young…

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Simon Marriott (64-68)

    Simon Marriott (64-68) and his wife Caroline were the stars in the half hour Sunday evening prime time television programme Country Calendar on November 12 on New Zealand’s main TV channel. The programme featured their 30-acre mainly citrus farm at Paeroa, about 1¾ hours drive south east of Auckland at the bottom of…

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Andrej Ivanovic (15-17)

Pangbourne College Organist in Residence Andrej Ivanovic (15-17) has been offered a scholarship to read music at the University of Oxford. The three-year Organ Scholarship at St. Peter’s College is conditional on him achieving an A grade at German A Level next summer. However, Andrej has already attained As in Classics and Music at A…

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Gordon Rees (xx-xx)

Gordon Rees (xx-xx), formerly the OP Rep in Saudi Arabia, writes: “After leaving Pangbourne and a couple of indifferent years I started a career in Computing. This led to me working in and living in 28 countries. Married twice the second time a little more successful and lasting 33 years to date. Brought up two…

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Andy Rowe (xx-78)

Andy Rowe (xx-78) writes: “My band, The Room, played a show in Sidcup Kent last night (Nov. 11). Whilst chatting to one of our fans before the show this guy wanders over and introduces himself….. Simon Walton (xx-78) ! We hadn’t seen each other since we left Pangbourne in 1978 nearly 40 years ago. The…

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Jeff Beech-Garwood (71-75)

Jeff Beech-Garwood (71-75), the OP Rep. in St. Paul, Minnesota, USA, reports that Chris Dodwell (71-75), who was at Pangbourne with him, came over to the States to celebrate his 60th birthday this year. “That was a very pleasant surprise and we had a good time.”   The pair then returned together to England for…

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Steve Edwards (80-87)

Cutbacks in the Metropolitan Police in 2016-17 led to Chief Inspector Steve Edwards (80-87) leaving Chiswick Po9lice Station for anothe post in nearby Feltham. He writes:  “With our restructuring in the Spring, we had to reduce the number of posts and it was decided that the post I held, covering the Brentford and Chiswick areas,…

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