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  • In front of a festive crowd of over 200, Birkenhead Park used their vast experience to subdue a lively Old Birkonian side on Friday evening, running out the victors by 52 points to 29. The OBs... [more...]
  • Bill Armstrong passed away on 13th December 2012 aged 92 years.
    His funeral will be on Friday 4th January, 2013 at 11.30 am at Christ Church , Willaston, Wirral.
    Family flowers. Donations if desired... [more...]
  • The OBRFC has arranged a fixture with the Birkenhead Park Rugby Club on Friday  28th December 2012 with a 6:00 pm kick off.OBs are welcome to attend this match at the Birkenhead Park ground. For more... [more...]
  • Tony Hall
    Tony Hall, Baron Hall of Birkenhead, has recently been appointed as Director  General of the BBC. Tony was at School between 1965 and 1969. After School he went up to Oxford University to study... [more...]
  • The Journey to Christmas
    Graham Ellis recently retired as Director of Music at Birkenhead School and Old Birkonians may wish to ensure his special Chrstmas Concert at the Philharmonic Hall, Liverpool... [more...]
  • Hockey 2012
    The annual School v OB hockey match took place at McAllester Field on the morning of 8th September 2012. The School installed a new all-weather pitch in May and this was the first game that the... [more...]
  • Rugby spectators
    The annual School v OBS rugby match was held on the afternoon of 8th September at Noctorum. Unusually for this wet summer it was a fine and sunny afternoon. The OBS side looked resplendent in their... [more...]
  • AGM
    On Saturday 8th September 2012 the OBS Chairman, Mark Feeny, welcomed members to the Society AGM in the recently refurbished Bushell Hall. The Chairman reported on Society activities over the year.... [more...]
  • The following email was sent recently to OBs advising of the closure of the OBS Web Alumnus service.
    Dear Old Birkonian,
    We are writing to you as you are a registered member of the Web Alumnus... [more...]
  • Norman Mawby
    Dr NORMAN EARL MAWBY  celebrated his 100th birthday on 1st April 2012

    Norman was born on 1st April 1912 at the home of his parents on Storeton Road, Prenton.
    He started school at Winchester House... [more...]