Old Birkonians we remember...
We are sorry to report the death, on 15 September in Arrowe Park Hospital, of Keith Stevens, at the age of 86 and after a short illness.
Keith served Birkenhead School with distinction for... more
John's brother, Martin Brown, OBS immediate past President, has advised us of the sad news that John passed away on 28th August 2016.
Martin has sent us the following obituary:
We have been advised that Roger died on 24th July 2016 by his son Gavin. Unfortunatley Roger was only a few weeks away from celebrating his 100th birthday on 15th August.
Not only was Roger... more
We have learned of the death of Mike Hart. He was part of the Liverpool music scene. He formed "The Roadrunners" and performed at The Cavern and The Everyman Theatre.
The Guardian... more
We have learned that sadly after a long and brave fight against cancer Jack passed away on 11th July at Clatterbridge Cancer Centre aged 19 years.
His funeral wll take place at Landican... more
Peter's wife, Moira, has advised us that he passed away on 7th April 2016. He was one month short of his 97th birthday. On leaving School he entered Martins Bank and ended his banking career as... more
We have been advised by Richard Fletcher that his father, David, died peacefully on 20th June after a long illness aged 86.
The funeral is at St Saviours, Oxton, Birkenhead on 4th July.... more
I got to know Colin and Jean Lee through the "Sea Urchins" alias the R.N.R. Officers' Club, Liverpool, where he and I were successive Presidents.
Colin entered Birkenhead School in... more
Eddie O’Hara, who taught Classics at School in the 60’s, has died, aged 78.
Born in Bootle, the son of a carter, he was a pupil at Liverpool Collegiate School and read Classics at Magdalen... more
We have learned that W. [Bill] E. L. Twidale died on 22nd April 2016 in Arrowe Park Hospital. On leaving School he went to Liverpool University to study Law. At School he played in the 1st XI... more