Andrew Tesoriere (64-68)

                In August, 2015, Andrew Tesoriere (64-68) was appointed Head of the European Union Border Assistance Mission(EUBAM) to Moldova and Ukraine. Speaking about his appointment Ambassador Tesoriere said: “I am delighted to have been selected for this position. I very much look forward to consolidating and strengthening EUBAM’s…

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Michael Askwith (59-63)

                      Michael Askwith (59-63), who worked for the UN Development Programme for 30 years, spent much of the 18 months jointly collecting and editing an Evidence Report for the UN – The UN at 70, and the UK. The report was launched in a House…

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V.R. Gibson (56-59)

                      Nautilus Telegraph, the online publication of NUMAST, the global shipping trade union, ran a profile in May of Victor Gibson (56-59). Since the NCP, Victor has had a varied and challenging career linked to the sea beginning with a stint in the Merchant Navy…

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Megan Gidden (08-15)

Megan Gidden (08-15) was joint CCCC and Captain of Equestrian Team in her final year. After Pangbourne she moved to Brighton University to read for a BSc Hons in Geology. University life, she writes, is “very different to Pangbourne; however, it has become just as enjoyable. I still feel connected to Pangbourne through the OP…

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Jon Beadon (62-67)

Jon writes: “I emigrated to South Africa only six months after leaving Pangbourne, and settled in Durban, worked as a diver and then as an assistant curator at the Durban Aquarium. This led me to catching and training marine mammals, which kept me busy for seven years. During that time I came across a few…

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Ken Russell (42-44)

An exhibition of photographs taken by the late Ken Russell (42-44), subsequently to become a world famous film director, is to be shown at North Wall arts centre, Oxford in February, 2017. The black and white images taken in the 1950s include some showing teenagers – “Teddy” boys and girls – showing off their style…

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George Oliver (94-99)

                    George Oliver (94-99), the Atlantic Ocean rower, has a new berth as Chief Officer of m.y. Atlante. Previously from 2012-16 he had sailed on m.y. Harmony in various capacities. Originally trained as a quantity surveyor, George switched career directions in 2010 with a stint selling…

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