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  • ----   The Old Birkonian Football Club (Rugby Union) held the  AGM at the “Thatch” in Raby on Wednesday 13th July.
    See the events section for more photos.
  • Unfortunately, there was poor weather for the first time at Heswall Golf Day. Although some players retired before the 18th there was plenty of enthusiasm at the 19th.
    The winner Trevor Mathew-Jones... [more...]
  • We have learned that James Harrison has been appointed Headmaster of St. Felix School, Southwold, Suffolk. He takes over in September 2016 from his role as Deputy Headmaster. His three children aged... [more...]
  • The Liverpool Echo recently carried the news of Eddie O'Hara's death. Although not an old boy, he taught classics at the school for several years in the late 1960s, and was probably better known in... [more...]
  • Harold McCready died on 5 April in Arrowe Park Hospital.  He was 86.
    Harold was a pupil at School from 1939 to 1948.  After taking a Physics degree at Oxford and doing his National Service in the... [more...]
  • Congratulations to OBs Olivia Wimpenny and Charlotte Lytollis who have been selected for the England Lacrosse Team for a 3 test series in Australia.
  • A full turnout at the February Council Meeting allowed the OBS President to take this group photo.

    Back row L-R: Tom Harrison, Paul Briscoe, David Rule, Pippa McKeown, Jim McGrath.
    Seated: William... [more...]
  • Dr. Michael Moreton has advised from Hua Hin, Thailand, that in November 2015 he completed an appointment at a new maternity hospital in Kampot, Cambodia. This is the fourth such unit that he has... [more...]
  • Extract from Government Press Release today.
    The Defence Secretary Michael Fallon has announced that
    Vice Admiral Sir Philip Jones KCB is to be promoted Admiral and appointed First Sea Lord and Chief... [more...]
  • Dear Editor
       Back in 1951 there was a class called 5 Shell which must have exploded because only the shattered remnants, five members and wives attended a lunch reunion at Alford in Cheshire last... [more...]