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Jack Mitchell (1964F) passed away at the age of 73

South Africa’s financial community is mourning the loss of Jack Mitchell, former head of investments at Old Mutual and Allan Gray. He succumbed to l… More...

Wing Commander, George Laurence Bazett Hull DFC
Wing Commander, George Laurence Bazett Hull DFC

OD and Wing Commander, George Laurence Bazett Hull DFC, RAF had a dramatic and fascinating story. Piloting the De Havilland DH 98 Mosquito T MARK III … More...

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Mike Bosman piloting a formation flypast during Cadet Week in 1978
Mike Bosman (1978O) celebrates 40 years of flying!

Congratulations to Mike on 40 years of flying solo! More...

Prof. Robert Frater (1946O) - George Hospital Trustee

Prof. Robert Frater, recently awarded the Bishop Robert Gray Medal is an honoured trustee of the George Hospital More...

Paul du Toit (1992W) alongside cast of Offbeat Broadway 5
Paul du Toit (1992W) at Theatre on the Bay

Paul du Toit (1992W) invites you to his most recent theatre performance in Offbeat Broadway 5 at Theatre on the Bay More...

ODs in the News

Rugby stars examined
It's Glen Biderman-Pam! (2007F)

Frustrated office worker must choose Superbru team More...

Conrad Koch (1995K)
Chester Missing on eTV

Almost News with Chester Missing More...

Cole Barnard (2014B), Grant Soll (2014W), Lee Gordon (2014M) and Matthew Boynton (2014W)
4 ODs to become the youngest to row across the Atlantic unaided

Well done to Cole Barnard, Grant Soll, Lee Gordon and Matthew Boynton, who became the youngest team ever to cross th… More...

ODs Around the World

Tanzania contacts or visits?

Christian Engineers in Development in East Africa More...

Our Patron talks to UK ODs
UK ODs celebrate the appointment of the new ODU Patron

UK ODs came together in London last night to celebrate the appointment of Raymond Ackerman (S, 1948) as Patron of the Ol… More...

The UK OD Cross Country Team
UK ODs shine in Cross Country Race

In foul conditions, the UK OD Cross Country team shone among the best of the best, finishing a creditable 16/37. John St… More...

Seen at the 2018 UK ODU Year-End Party
2018 UK ODU Year-End Party

100 ODs and guests see out the old (OD) year and prepare for the new one. More...

UAE Gathering

The gathering took place at the iconic Dubai Creek and Yacht Club at the Club House overlooking the 18th hole as well as… More...

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Sports

Chris Cooke’s (2004M) career-best
Chris Cooke (2004M) smashes career best to lead his county to victory

Chris Cooke (2004M) smashed 12 fours and eight sixes in an exhilarating 127-ball 161, sharing a fourth-wicket stand of 2… More...

2019-20 Clipper Skippers
Two ODs set for The Clipper Race 2019/2010

Nick Leggatt (1984B) and David Immelman (1987B) in The Clipper Race, a record breaking 40,000 nautical mile race around … More...

Chris Cooke’s (2004M) career-best

Chris Cooke (2004M) smashes career best to lead his county to victory

Chris Cooke (2004M) smashed 12 fours and eight sixes in an exhilarating 127-ball 161, sharing a fourth-wicket stand of 234 with Billy Root, who contributed 98 to a Glamorgan total … More...

Archives/ History

Wing Commander, George Laurence Bazett Hull DFC
Wing Commander, George Laurence Bazett Hull DFC

OD and Wing Commander, George Laurence Bazett Hull DFC, RAF had a dramatic and fascinating story. Piloting the De Havilland DH 98 Mosquito T MARK III … More...

Gr 11s from Bishops, at the Museum
Neil du Toit (Gray House, Gr 11) and Jonty Wright (Kidd House, Gr 11) on a visit to the Museum.

Neil du Toit and Jonty Wright were among the visitors at the Museum, Yesterday, at the occasion of the Awareness Initiative for the Museum, for Bishop… More...

Re-living the past
Museum awareness

Grade 8s from Bishops visit the Museum and try one some historical props. More...

Deaths and Obituaries

Announcements

Jack Mitchell (1964F) passed away at the age of 73

South Africa’s financial community is mourning the loss of Jack Mitchell, former head of investments at Old Mutual and Allan Gray. He succumbed to l… More...

The Trophy
Walker Cup Golf - Prizes Needed

We are calling on any OD’s who are able to donate any prizes to be used on the day. More...

Congratulations

Publications by ODs

Peter Elliott, Peter Robinson and Jeff Foulser
Peter Elliott Evening

Constance Stuart Larrabee has till now been a little remembered pioneering and brave photo-journalist who made her name in what was in her time a very… More...

Vernon Head (1984O) - Nominated for Prestigious Literature Prize

Congratulations to Vernon whose recent book, A Tree for The Birds has been nominated for one of South Africa's biggest literature prizes!  More...

OD Office News

School Founder, Bishop Robert Gray
THE ROBERT GRAY MEDAL

The School would like to honour ODs who have made a significant and exceptional contribution to their field of endeavour… More...

Somerset College
SASAA Conference 2018

South African Schools Alumni Association (SASAA) Annual Conference 2018 More...

Rain and snow in the Western Cape
Rain in the Western Cape!

Welcome rain and snow has graced the Western Cape this past weekend More...

Book Launch 02 August 2018
Book Launch by Greg Mills (1979O)

Greg Mills (1979O) Book Launch More...

School News

Visitors to The Mitre

Friday 5 April 2019
Blyth Thompson (1946S)

Blyth Thompson meets School House Director Leon Glanvill: a connection spanning over 75 years More...

Wednesday 3 April 2019
Jonathan Carter (1991F) and Simon Grose (1977F)

Left to right: Luke Carter, Jonathan Carter, Simon Grose More...

Reunions

Miss Eaton's class of 1962 Reunion
Miss Eaton's Reunion (Class of 1962)

Richard Newton, one of the “Old Etonians”, conceived the idea and made contact with eleven of the class of 1962 of which nine very eagerly came wi… More...

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