William Skinner (82-87)

                              William Skinner (82-87) has been elected the new Chairman of Savile Row Bespoke Association (SRB).   The fifth generation of the Skinner family to join the tailoring trade, William that says under his chairmanship he will be actively lobbying government…

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OP appears on BBC TV’s The Voice

    Actor Tom Read Wilson (98-03) made a memorable appearance on BBC TV’s The Voice programme on February 13th performing Accentuate The Positive, a song written in 1944.   In a striking black ensemble with flowing dark locks, Tom camped it up for the audience who responded enthusiastically. The mostly young judges, facing the…

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Mike Smith (60-65) in India

  Mike Smith (60-65) writes:   “I’ve just got back to London from 11 days in India, 19 to 30 January, where I was invited to speak to over 500 MBA students, aged 22 to 24, at the Sri Balaji Society Institute of Management in Pune on 20th January. Awesome, as one student commented on…

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Coleman, Neale (81-88)

      Neale Coleman (81-88) got in touch in January, 2016 when he saw that he was listed as a ‘Lost’ OP. He wrote:   “I live in the Turks and Caicos Islands working as a lawyer for an offshore law practice. On leaving the College I studied law at university qualifying as a…

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Richard Kennan (65-70)

  Managing Director, Film Director, Gig House Films   Richard Kennan (65-70) completed a Short Service Commission in the Royal Navy, in submarines, before starting his career in Films and TV with 12 months on The Spy Who Loved Me at Pinewood Studios.   After training as a Film Editor at BBC Television, London, in…

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Jeremy Winckley (54-57)

Jeremy Winckley (54-57) lived in Spain for many years after his career in the Army. He moved back to the U.K. two years ago. A scratch golfer in his younger days, he writes:   “Sadly no golf in Spain for the last six years there for various unfortunate reasons which, combined with age and related…

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Marcus Gondolo-Gordon (88-93)

    Marcus Gondolo-Gordon (88-93), the OP Rep on Corfu, Greece, has returned to live in the U.K. He writes:   “Business in Greece is never easy at the best of times, so I have moved back to the UK for the first time in 12 years! As a result I am looking forward to getting…

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James Morris (91-96)

From a January 7 post on the OP Facebook Group: “It’s that time of year again where the New Year’s resolutions are kicking in. One of the most common is to get fit and stay in shape. After being back on an indoor rower for a while and logging metres daily I have created a…

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Rohan Greenland (74-79)

From the Sydney Morning Herald December 21:   Queensland at forefront of looming Australian obesity disaster     Expanding waistlines are expected to cost billions in increased disease management.Two thirds of Queenslanders are either overweight or obese, as a predicted surge in the national obesity crisis is expected to cost Australia billions in additional health…

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