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OH performing further skydiving feat.

Whilst over in New Zealand this September, OH David Bland (East House 1946 – 1951) plans to carry out another assisted parachute jump in aid of the British Limbless Ex-Service Men’s Association.

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2nd OHiL London Dinner – 26.4.2018

16 PEOPLE ATTENDED THE 2018 LONDON DINNER AS FOLLOWS: (1) Peter FAIRMAN-BOURN (D) 1952 – 1959 acted as Chairman for the evening.  (2) Canon Dr Howard TOMLINSON (Ex-Head 1987-2005) was invited to give thanks and say GRACE.    After the meal we had the usual TOASTS commencing with the Loyal Toast proposed by (3) Ege PARKER MA., former History Master between 1970 – 1997.  (4) David RATTUE (W) 1942 – 1947 followed by proposing a […]

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Sixteenth OHiL Spring Luncheon

A total of 26 OHs met at our usual pub venue beside the Thames on Thursday 17th May 2018, this becoming the 16th annual lunchtime reunion that we’ve staged in The Capital since 2004. (NB> Two sit-down meals were held in 2006)

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2nd OHiL London Dinner a success

Jesse gives talk on Olympics & Tennis On Thursday 26th April 2018 a total of 16 guests attended this the second semi-formal evening function that we’ve staged in The Capital (1)

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Book now for our 2nd Reunion Dinner on 26th April 2018

We shall be returning to the UNION JACK CLUB, Sandell Street, SE1 for this our SECOND OHiL semi-formal evening function. Click on this poster to enlarge image. Rendezvous in the Reserved Bar Lounge as from 6pm for pre-dinner drinks before sitting down after 6.45pm to a delicious 3-course meal served with wine followed by coffee […]

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Calling all YOUNG OH (or YOHiLs)

The Old Herefordians’ Club will be staging their first ever……..Young OH Club London Drinks evening in a West End wine bar called Davy’s @ St. James’s,  SW1 on Thursday 1st February 2018 from 6.30pm to 8.30pm

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12th Annual OHiL Autumn Luncheon

Apart from the usual suspects in attendance at this reunion, (Click here for Guest List)  we were pleased to welcome for the first time Jonathan Wear (OH Langford 1995 – 2002) seen here waiting patiently to be served at the bar!  Sadly he was unable to stay very long at Doggett’s though because he had to get back to work […]

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Hereford Cathedral School – A History over 800 Years

After a lengthy period of reseach following his retirement as Headmaster at the Cathedral School, Dr Howard Tomlinson has now released his book as a hardback edition. (ISBN 978-1-910839-23-2)

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HCS ‘A’ level students achieve excellent grades again

To find out more please click on this link or visit the HCS Facebook page and view their album of photographs. https://www.facebook.com/pg/HerefordCathedralSchool/photos/?tab=album&album_id=1661328193885959  

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City of Culture bid unsuccessful

Hereford as Candidate City. The Department of Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) has just announced the short-list for UK City of Culture 2021 and sadly Hereford did not make it despite a distinctive and ambitious bid.

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