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  • The OBFC AGM was held at the Wheatsheaf in Raby on Wednesday 16th July.
    The following officers were re-elected:
    The President    - Michael Burrell
    The Secretary     - Peter Crook
    The Treasurer... [more...]
  •                                           Click here for photos of the evening.
    On Friday 20th June  the older members of the society enjoyed a very sociable gathering in the school dining hall to... [more...]
  • O.B.SOCIETY  GOLF  DAY  at  Heswall Golf Club on 13th June.
    It may have been Friday 13th but it was another great day at Heswall Golf Club for the summer competition.  It was hot and sunny and hats... [more...]
  • Six hundred miles in 6 days on a bike across France sounds a long way. Follow that with a climb up Mont Ventoux (The ‘windy’ mountain with recorded wind speeds of 200mph/320kph, and which at 1912... [more...]
  • Although the OBFC closed and merged with Birkenhead Park RUFC in 1976, we have staged an Annual Reunion Hotpot ever since and with great success, maintaining links with many Old Boys from the 50's... [more...]
  • The Annual Spring Dinner was held at the Brook Meadow Hotel, Hooton on Wednesday 9th April and 16 attended.
    Of the original 9 Pragmatists (founded 1962), only 4 remain and the group now includes... [more...]
    My name is Dennis Elliott and a fellow OB persuaded me to send this article I wrote for a local paper. I left school in 1969, a time of academic and athletic excellence for the school. I was the... [more...]
  • The London Dinner was held in the House of Commons on Friday 22nd November 2013. There was a full attendance of 100 in the Churchill Suite. The venue was arranged by OB Karl McCartney, MP for Lincoln... [more...]
  • the winner[L]
    This new event was held at Heswall Golf Club .
    The result of the Stableford Competition was:
    1st Trevor Mathew-Jones  40 points
    2nd Mike Croker                   39 points.
  • As a result of the "Welcome Back Dinners", hosted by the Headmaster, the Society has learned of the deaths of a number of Old Birkonians. As these have not previously been published in the "Bulletin... [more...]