Monday, 27 February 2017

Friday, 24 February 2017

Tuesday, 21 February 2017

Thursday, 16 February 2017

Simon Vicary on air at CNN

Many will remember Simon Vicary from the 1966 intake and how he passed away sadly in 2013. He carved a career on CNN in Atlanta.

Here is a short video of the CNN newsroom in 1986 - the Challenger shuttle disaster - check out Simon Vicary at 3.58 for 6 seconds or so

Click this link to see the video.

Sunday, 12 February 2017

1971-72 U13 Rugby

1971-72 U13 Rugby L-R Back Row. M Mayes, N Lever, P Hooley, P Thomas, S Brown, P Wilson, M de Leiburne, P Swinburn. Front Row N Burchell, S Harvey, N Pearce, J Camden, J Seymour, N Goldney, I Gaubert, D Howells,M Hooper. Not in photograph. I Carter 

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Thanks again to Neil Burchall for this.

Tuesday, 7 February 2017

Mr Mant and the Rugby team 1974

U16 1974-75 L-R Back Row. Mr R Mant. D Howells,S Harvey,N Pearce, S Pike, P Jackson, S Wood, P Swinburn,P Hooley, S Heath. Front Row. N Burchell, J Hasler,I Carter, N Keyte,J Seymour, P Wilson, P Thomas, A Fowler.

Thanks to Neil Burchall for this.

Sunday, 5 February 2017

More from David Edge - U15's Rugby 1970-71

U15's Rugby 1970-71
Back Row L-R S.Kennedy*, V.Day, R.Coyte, G.Bridges*, ?.Williamsom, T.Byrne, R.Cox*, T.Edwards, ?.Baimbridge. Front Row L-R R.Clemence*, M.Castle*, C.Bealey*, G.Boswell*, G.Tong* (Captain), P.Whittaker*, D.Edge*, P.Thomas*, S.Vicary* * = Colours Tie.

Thursday, 2 February 2017

U16 Basketball Team 1970-1

David Edge has found a few unseen pics here he is the Basketball Croydon Cup Winners 1970-71. 

Back Row L-R R.Cox, R.Clemence, G.Boswell, T.Edwards. Front Row L-R D.Edge, C.Bealey, G.Tong (Captain), P.Thomas Terry Byrne

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