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2014 Keith Symons Birthday celebration.

Left to right, Ian Brickell, Nick Giles, Keith Symons,  Huw Davies, John & Peter Herbertson

 2014 Keith Symons reunion

 

 

 

 

2014 CLASS OF '57 ANNUAL REUNION AT YELFS HOTEL RYDE SUNDAY APRIL 6th     

Standing, left to right, Ian Crimp, Mike Veale, Chris Moorman, Nigel Holland, Richard Newell, Stuart Peters, Vince Moorman, Jim Ball, Paul Raynor, Roger Wheeler, Dennis Corlett, Tony Thorpe, Richard Hale, Mike Rooke, Bruce Tremlett, Colin Ross and ORA Deputy Chairman, Richard Gully.  Seated, left to right, Chris Westcott, David James, Dennis Millett, Keith Brading and Richard Diment.

 2014 class of 57 reunion

 

 

 

 

2013 SPORTS WEEKEND.  Please allow a moment for the slide-show to appear

 

 

 

 

2012 WINTER BALL PHOTO

Dr England and his wife Sue, with the head and deputy boys and girls at their last winter ball.

 2012 winter ball

 

 

 

Archive Display Cabinet
The large glass-fronted display cabinet is located outside the Founders' Library, in the McIsaac Building.
Amongst the exhibits are a very old cream striped blazer and matching cap; a navy striped blazer and cap; the Jack Hobbs signed cricket ball and pictures; a sword which belonged to Lindsay Paddon Row who was a pupil in the 20s and 30s; an OBE which is also believed to have belonged to Lindsay; photographs and a presentation key from the opening of the school hall in 1935; WW2 Missing In Action telegrams sent to an Old Rydeians' family; 1920s memorabilia relating to a former pupil and Governor John Hinge; also previously unshown photographs of the Founders, Mr & Mrs McIsaac. 
archive display cabinet
 
 
 
 
 
Matthew Matsumoto-Prouten MBE, (pupil 1980 - 1988)
The photographs of Miyako, Yamada and Ofunato were taken by Matthew and show the devastation caused by the 2011 earthquake and tsunami.  
 matthew Prouten 2
 matthew Prouten 3
 matthew Prouten 4
 
 
 
2010 Upper Sixth Form Leavers
 
 
  
 
 
Clive Brooks (pupil 1942 - 1951)
Pictured below at Clive's 75th birthday celebration,
left to right, Alan Aylett, Clive Brooks and Alan Willey.
Clive Brooks birthday photo
 
 
 
 
 
Adam McLean (pupil 2006 - 2009)
Pictured here, riding a three year old filly, named Royal Assent.
It is owned by H M the Queen.   
 Adam MacLean
 
 
 
 
 
Simon Davies (pupil 1991 - 2005) 
Passing Out Parade, Royal Military Academy Sandhurst April 2010.   
Simon is the soldier nearest, carrying the sword.
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Jonathan Woodcock OBE (pupil 1969 - 1980)
2010 summer newsletter 10
 
  
 
 
 
School Honours Boards 2010
2010 summer newsletter 9
 
 
 
 
 
ORA and School cricket match Spring 2010
 
2010 summer newsletter 2
 
 
 
 
 
The Scadgell brothers, Oli and Friddie before the Spring 2010 match
 
2010 summer newsletter 3
 
 
 
 
 
Charlie Sutton, School Head of Cricket, presenting James Down
ORA Sports Secretary with the visitors plaque
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ORA Class of 1957 Annual Reunion.
2010 summer newsletter 1  

Standing left to right: 

Chris Moorman, Chris Westcott, Tim Rich, Richard Gully,

Stewart Peters, Mike Rooke, Dick Diment, Colin Ross,

Dennis Corlett, Robert Davies, Chris Jackson, Bruce Tremlett,

Tony Thorpe, David Tripp, Nigel Holland, Ian Crimp.

Seated left to right: 

Dennis Millett, Ian Tucker,  

Mike Veale also attended but was not in the photo. 

 
 
 
 
 
UVI Leavers - Class of 2009