Adam Lowcock (71-75)

Adam Lowcock (71-76) is a field-oriented marine geophysical specialist who, to quote his LinkedIn profile, is excellent “at keeping things running, whether it’s day-to-day operations or fault-finding.” He has, he writes, “a high level of initiative when seeing equipment for the first time” and “is adept at adding value to the job function.”   After…

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Coxon, Arthur (41-44)

    Arthur Coxon (41-44) is now one of the “golden oldies” of the OP Society. He will be 89 in March but is in good health, attended the 2015 OP Dinner and writes that “living near Cardiff I find the drive to the College, dinner and B&B quite within my scope…The Centenary Dinner in…

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Angus Mackenzie (65-70)

    Angus Mackenzie (65-70) contacted the OP Society after seeing a photo of himself on p32 of Issue 46 of the OP Magazine which came out recently. He lives in Fingal Bay in New South Wales, Australia, and writes:   “After leaving the NCP, (or Pangbourne College as it had become by 1970), I…

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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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