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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Steve Edwards (80-87)

Steve Edwards (80-87), a long time police officer in the Metropolitan Police Force, remains in charge of the large Chiswick station in west London. In the summer of 2016 he messgaged residents in Chiswick Homefields district urging them to share their concerns with the local police force – “We need to hear more from you”…

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Jeffrey Evans (61-66)

                As his year as Lord Mayor of the City of London comes to an end Lord Mountevans (Jeffrey Evans; 61-66) can look back on 12 months of constant travel, numerous speeches, and many dinners and public appearances.   According to the City of London website, Jeffrey, who…

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Mike Matthews (54-59)

At the end of August Capt. Mike Matthews (54-59), President of the HMS Belfast Association,  travelled to Russia with the dwindling band of veterans of the Arctic convoys to mark the 75th anniversary of the first convoy (Operation DERVISH) in response to an invitation from the city authorities in Arkhangelsk and from the Polar Convoy…

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John Cornish (57-60)

John Cornish (57-60) returned to the College for the first time in many years from his home in Queensland, Australia.  He was in the UK on family affairs and took the opportunity to attend the OP Weekend and meet up with a number of former cricket team mates and class mates. Still hard at work as…

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Mike Smith (60-65)

                        Mike Smith (60-65) has been on the road again for Initiatives of Change as part of his work related to the annual Caux TIGE conferences which focus on business integrity.   On this occasion he spent four days in Latvia. Here he met…

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John Lucas (60-64)

Following a prompt from his school friend Frank Davies (60-64; see News of OPs below), John Lucas (60-64) got in touch from Tenerife in the Canary Islands where he has lived and worked for most of the past 50 years. He writes:   “Here is a quick  précis of my career: 1965-67 – worked as…

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