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Agape, 65 years ago

Sixty-five years ago, in 1955, much loved Father Leslie Irving (aka Agape), school chaplain, teacher and a friend returned to his home country, Englan… More...

Virtual run for Peter Hyslop

After 3 decades of sculpting future artists, Peter will be retiring at the end of the year. Peter was also very involved with running at Bishops and s… More...

Frank Sam Butler

The March 2014 issue of the Old Diocesan College Magazine featured an amazing tribute to Frank Sam Butler, one of Bishops' most fond and respected art… More...

Q&A with John Brett Gardner (1948G)

In June 2013 the 11th Principal of the College, John Gardener, answered a few questions curated by a group of then Bishops students. The Q&A offers gr… More...

Melvyn Wallis-Brown | 1940 – 2020

Former staff member, Melvyn Wallis-Brown, passed away on Tuesday 27 October in Cape Town. Our thoughts are with his wife, Ann, daughter, Bridget Rippo… More...

Robert Gray Medal 2021: Recipients

The OD Union would like to congratulate Anthony Record (1956S), John Gardener (1947G), Dr Robert Adam (1972F) and Bishop Geoff Davies (1959W) on being… More...

Fireside Chat with Tony Reeler

The new Bishops principal sat down virtually with ODs around the world, answering questions while outlining the challenges the school faces. A worthwh… More...

John Brett Gardener - Peerless South African Educational Statesman.

A milestone birthday tribute from Dr Paul Murray, Bishops Archivist and Historian in Residence. More...

Tributes of Paul Dobson | Updated

A few anecdotes about Paul from 1974, written by Bob Baigrie (1974F) and John Mackie (1978F). More...

Michael Bromfield | Prep staff member

The former prep deputy principal, who retired in 2008, passed away on July 30. Current prep principal, Greg Brown, wrote a few words for Mike. More...

Michael John Charlton (1954G)
John Charlton (1954G) | 1936 - 2020

John passed away in the early hours of July 23. Michael Owen-Smith (1966O) has written a tribute for John. More...

Peter Philips | 1939 - 2020

Former College Afrikaans teacher, Peter Philips, passed away on June 27. He is survived by his sister Muriel, his 2 sons, Sean (1993O) and Johnathan (… More...

The U15A Coaching Team, (L - R): Paul Dobson, Mark Hanley, John Dobson and Jeremy de Kock (1991).
Paul Dobson | 1935 -2020

Paul passed away on Monday 20 July, from complications following the contracting of Covid-19. Dr Paul Murray, school archivist and close friend of th… More...

Mrs Frances Jimba

It is with great sadness that we inform you of the passing of Mrs Frances Jimba. We would like to invite you to please to share any stories that you m… More...

Ken Wilson, at the tug o' war event ...
Kenneth Wilson (Staff 1976-1995)

Ken Wilson knew every boy's full names and was courteously concerned for the welfare of boys and staff alike. His pace, perseverance and enlivening (e… More...

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