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New Headmaster Appointed
Monday 19 Oct 2015
The Governors are pleased to announce that Mr Paul Vicars will join the School as Headmaster in September 2016.
Mr Vicars went to Epsom College before... [more...]
A Final Word.....
May I thank you for having given me a 2 - year opportunity to share in the
business of our Society, and particularly thank your Council who
generously encouraged me to... [more...]
35 Old Birkonians attended the AGM, along with a couple of wives. They included members from Canada and the USA as well as some visiting us from the southern counties.
Brian Boumphrey was elected... [more...]
David Ewing (54-68) was re-elected on the RFU Council at their AGM in June.
Congratulations to Andreas Whittam Smith, CBE, who became a Knight Bachelor in The Queen's 2015 Birthday Honours List. The honour was for public service particularly to the Church of England. Andreas... [more...]
Paul Tompkins OB (1966-79) has been elected to the FA Council.
OB Morgan Dowler has entered her start up company in Sir Richard Branson's "Pitch to Rich" competition which is offering the winning entrepreneur some marketing support. Voting closes on May 4th.... [more...]
We have been advised that the Headmaster, Dr. Jerry Grundy, has resigned with effect from 9th April 2015.
The Governors have appointed Deputy Headmaster Dave Edmunds as acting Headmaster whilst they... [more...]
OB Peter Pennington (1944-54) has just written and published another book. "A White Angel" (isbn 978-0-9542057-1-3) is an historical novel featuring the impact of 9/11 on a family in New York, and... [more...]
Gresham's announces a new Headmaster
The Board of Governors of Gresham’s School are delighted to announce the appointment of Mr Douglas Robb as the new Headmaster with effect from 1st... [more...]