Sunday, 9 December 2018

Happy Birthday John Shirley

This is the Life of John Shirley at The Playhouse Theatre. 

Happy 80th Birthday from all your pupils from Purley back in the 1960's and 70's.

Martin Smith took this video and left this comment about the great man " An amazing evening for a truly extraordinary teacher. My favourite during my Purley years" 
NB - the video probably won't work unless you are logged on Facebook,

Thursday, 6 December 2018

Reunion - 1966/7 intake

A dozen or so from the 1966/7 intake got together and were joined by their French teacher from those days, Miss Maitland. 

Several promised that they would complete their outstanding vocab homework and it will be with her "very soon".

Wednesday, 5 December 2018

Sports Concert 1974

Robin Urwin Pat Flippance Colin Bourne - Sports Concert 1974

Fas et Patria

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