Philip Bellamy (48-53) lives in Switzerland. In retirement he spends much of his “free” time making radio-controlled boats and now has a fleet of some 30 or more boats, most of which are models from the Coastal Forces. Through model boat building he got to know another OP resident of Switzerland – Chris Gilson-Taylor (57-61).…Details
Horacio Benitez, an Argentine veteran of the 1982 Falklands conflict, and OP writer and journalist Mike Smith (60-65) featured in a BBC World Service radio broadcast on 31 March. They were interviewed by Kati Whittaker at the Falklands Islands Memorial Chapel at the College,…Details
(c) Daily Telegraph Ian Busby reports: “OP actor Rupert Young (91-96) is currently touring the country in a production of “Gaslight.” It was well reviewed in The Daily Telegraph of 12th January,…. ‘Poor Rupert Young – playing the manipulative bounder, Jack, with a judicious mixture of lordly…Details
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Jerry Hodgson (51-54)”
(Jerry during an earlier charity training session)
We are sorry to announce the passing of Margaret Points, wife of former Headmaster Peter Points, on Monday 23 January in Hampshire. During his 19 years at Pangbourne, Margaret was a constant source of support to Peter and a familiar figure around the College to many OPs. Messages of condolence can be sent to the…Details
Les Byrne (58-63) is one of 12 members of the all-conquering 1962 1st XV who will meet together for the first time in more than 50 years at the centenary OP Dinner at the College on Friday April 21st. He writes: “After Pangbourne I went into the Oil Industry selling equipment used for extraction and production…Details