Category: Latest News

Latest News from the Arborfield Old Boys Association.

Sad losses

It is our sad duty to report the following: Frederick (Fred) Ellingford, 76B, DOD 02.12.20 Michael V Costanzo, 53B, DOD 16.01.21

Passing of Kelvin ‘Bob’ Roberts 52A

Greetings Gentlemen, Very sadly I pass on the news that Kelvin ‘Bob’ Roberts, Intake 52A, was recalled to H.Q. on 11th January 2021. He died after a short spell in the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham. Informant was Bob’s son Andre. Thanks and regards fromTrevor… Continue Reading “Passing of Kelvin ‘Bob’ Roberts 52A”

Message from OBAN Editor

Well, 2021 is underway and I guess most of us are waiting to see when we will be getting our Covid jabs. Some of you may already have had yours. Well done if you have. Like all of us, being at home is becoming… Continue Reading “Message from OBAN Editor”

Passing of Donald Walker 45A

It is with sadness that we inform you of the passing of Donald Richard John Walker – 45A Donald passed away on the 9th of January 2021 and our thoughts are with his wife Doreen and his family at this sad time.

passing of Pete Shephard 1962A

Sadly I need to inform you of the passing of Pete Shephard 1962A on October 1st 2020. He was a past member of the AOBA. Pete, although in Laos, attended the Mini 1962 A Reunions here in UK. He was a larger than life… Continue Reading “passing of Pete Shephard 1962A”

Ray Stevens – Funeral

Ray Stevens funeral will be on 26th Jan at 12:15. at Southampton Crematorium East chapel. We do not know at this time if there will be any restrictions in place.

Sad to Report

It is with great sadness that we have been informed of the loss of the following Members. Dennis F. Patterson, 44A, DOD 17.12.20   Raymond (Ray) K. Stevens, 64C, DOD 24.12.20   John D. Crowther, 60C, DOD 26.12.20 Our thoughts are with their families… Continue Reading “Sad to Report”

Ray Stevens (64c)

Dear all, we’ve just been informed that Ray Stevens (64C) passed away on Christmas Eve. We have no further details at this time. Ray was an ex committee member and former editor of the OBAN, and our thoughts are very much with his family… Continue Reading “Ray Stevens (64c)”

Message from OBAN Editor

Happy Christmas to all members. Articles and responses are continuing to come to me in these difficult times. It must be because you all have extra time on your hands. Please keep them coming, I never have enough. There are two resonses to the… Continue Reading “Message from OBAN Editor”

Website Update

The OBAN downloads can now be found under the menu item “AOBA Document Centre” in the Members menu. More documents will be added to this section over time. The “old” menu has been removed!