Anthony Clifford (75-82) Clipper race update

  On December 19th Anthony Clifford (75-82), taking part in the Clipper round-the-world race, reported safely from Sydney:   “I arrived in Sydney on-board the Clipper sponsored boat LMAX Exchange after our shortest race to date since leaving the UK but probably our most difficult race from Albany, Western Australia.   The distance of just…

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Terry Iles (63-68)

During Terry’s 31-years in the Royal Navy he saw service throughout the world, particularly in Mine Countermeasure Vessels and Aircraft Carriers.   He returned to his native Guernsey with his wife Janet and their two children in 1999. Both Terry and Janet have since been actively involved in St. Andrews’ Church activities. Currently he is…

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Michael Channing (08-10)

  In October, 2015 rugby league club Featherstone Rovers announced the signing of Michael Channing (08-10) on a two year deal.   Michael, originally from London, is a full Welsh International and played in their recent victory against Scotland. Despite being only 24 years of age, he has a wealth of experience of top flight…

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Veronica Bonwell (05-12)

  Victoria Bonwell (05-12) emailed in December in response to the Headmaster’s appeal for news of OP Ladies. She wrote: “After leaving Pangbourne I moved to Paris for three years to complete my schooling, studying the IB. The international community and becoming fluent in French led me to cross the Atlantic and attend McGill University…

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Katie Curtis (Riley; 98-02)

    Katie Curtis (Riley; 98-02) went straight to St. Mary’s University after Pangbourne and studied English and Drama. She continues: “After graduation I went on to work at IMG in various roles and then ultimately media marketing for its sports news agency SNTV. I now run up my own digital marketing agency www.thelittledigitalcompany, specialising…

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Nick Wilson (48-52)

Nick Wilson (48-52) got in touch in December from Vancouver to correct an error he detected in the recent obituary of A.C. (Tony) Sissons (48-53), He wrote:   “I was in the large class of new entrants of September 16th, 1948 and I am sure both Tony Sissons and John Maltby, who is also mentioned…

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Luke Towers (10-15)

      Mark Woodcock, Master-in-Charge of Rowing, reports:   “At the annual GB Rowing Team Dinner at Twickenham on Friday evening, Luke Towers, our World Championship Silver medal winner from the summer, took the stage during the awards phase of the evening, along with all other medal winners from the Junior, U23 and Senior…

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P.J. Griffiths (57-60)

      In late-November Peter Griffiths (57-60) sent the OP Society his new address in Grimsby, Ontario, Canada. He wrote:   “We are making steady progress in our downsizing project and said goodbye to our lovely last guests last week after nine years of running the “Duncan Quinn House” (at Niagara Falls). Now it’s…

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