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Latest News from the Arborfield Old Boys Association.

Arborfield Horses Unveiling!

It was a very nice occasion and I met up with Bill and Larry Le-Var. After a glass of bubbly and a few speeches the unveiling took place. Thereafter we had a good catch up. Very enjoyable day. I did a couple of TV… Continue Reading “Arborfield Horses Unveiling!”

R.E.M.E Journal 1984

An interesting booklet provided by Ted Stanford – particularly the article about the “Old School/College” !

More Sad Losses

Sadly more deaths to report: Michael L. Wright, 62A, DOD 17.05.21 William (Bill) Cummings 73C; DOD 16.05.21 Robert E (Bob) Merry 61A, DOD 22.05.21 As always our thoughts are with family and friends at this time.

North/South BBQ Events

We are holding 2 events this year in lieu of the Annual Reunion Event. This will take the form of a Barbeque afternoon at the 2 locations below. LynehamTime: Arrival Time: 11.30 to 12.00. Bar Opens: 13.00/Bar Closes 17.00 Date: Saturday 25th September 2021Location:… Continue Reading “North/South BBQ Events”

Sad Losses

We are sorry to report the loss of the following two Old Boys. William John Dutton MBE; 39B, DOD 05.11.20 Andrew James Hosken, 85B, DOD 11.05.21

Message from the Chairman

Dear AOBA Members.  I hope this finds you all fit and well and that you’ve been able to venture out and have a socially distanced beer!  What a last few months we’ve had (!) this last lockdown was not nice, and I’m pleased and… Continue Reading “Message from the Chairman”

Reunion News and AGM

After a very productive Committe meeting on Tuesday 20th April 2021 – the Committee have the following to report. It has been decided that to go ahead with a full Reunion event this year would not be feasible given the current circumstances however a… Continue Reading “Reunion News and AGM”

Sad Losses

It is with great sadness that we are reporting the loss of 3 more Arborfield Old Boys. Adrian William Cleaton, Intake 54B, DOD 12.04.21 David George Rowney, Intake 67A, DOD 09.04.21 Derek Nanson Pullen, 52C, DOD 08.04.21

PASSING OF HRH PRINCE PHILIP

The Arborfield Old Boys Association is deeply saddened to learn that His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh KG KT OM GBE AC QSO has sadly passed away earlier today. Our thoughts are with Her Majesty the Queen and the Royal family… Continue Reading “PASSING OF HRH PRINCE PHILIP”

Sad Losses

It is with greta sadness that we report the loss of the following “Old Boys” D. R. Dunham, 56A, DOD Mar-21. Gordon R. Burt MC; 47A, DOD 04.03.21 Philip W. Christe, 46A, DOD 06.10.19. Thomas (Tom) C. Hancock; 58B, DOD 04.04.21. Our thoughts are… Continue Reading “Sad Losses”