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    Ghosts from the past
    Robin Walter (1946-57) writes that "Olavians who were at school in 1956-57 will probably remember Jean Hurinville who was French assistant that year. In fact when he wrote to me recently, he still referred to himself as Mr Orange Peel. You will see from this page that when he left school, th...
    Posted: Thursday, 19 March 2020
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    St. Olave's goes to Hollywood, thanks to Old Olavian
    Mike Battle, from the Class of 2012 leavers who, since graduating from Bristol has been working in the film industry and spent the whole of last year working as the set designer’s PA on the new Terminator: Dark Fate film in Budapest and Madrid. Mike has revealed the following exciting news:

    Posted: Sunday, 17 November 2019
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    Old Olavian appointed Ambassador to Iraq
    Congratulations to Old Olavian, Stephen Hickey, who has been appointed Her Majesty’s Ambassador to the Republic of Iraq in succession to Mr Jon Wilks CMG who will be transferring to another Diplomatic Service appointment. Mr Hickey left the school in 1997 and will take up his appointment durin...
    Posted: Monday, 4 November 2019
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    Scouts to return to Thirdsden

    More details can be found on the School website
    Posted: Wednesday, 23 October 2019
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    New School Badge
    Please see the Headmaster's newsletter dated 14th June 2019 for a full discussion on the new school badge. The Society will keep its current logo, as seen in the ba...
    Posted: Monday, 17 June 2019
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    Headteacher's Newletters
    If you missed any of the Headteacher's Newsletters, they can be found here on the School website.
    Posted: Sunday, 26 May 2019
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    Peer Year 1974 visit to Lalit Hotel (Tooley St Building)
    Paul Shotton writes:

    18 of those who started at the school in 1967 met for a reunion dinner at the old school in Tooley Street a couple of weeks ago. Perhaps our contemporaries can play 'match the name to the face'!

    Those attending were - Peter Brown, Martin Hinchcliffe, David ...
    Posted: Tuesday, 7 May 2019
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    Tooley St 1962
    This film shows the history of the St Olave's and St Saviour's Grammar School through the old pictures and model buildings. On 4th June 1962 at the Southwark Cathedral the Quatercentenary anniversary service of the awa...
    Posted: Saturday, 4 May 2019
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    Commemoration at Southwark Cathedral 2nd May 2019
    Old Olavians attending the service last year were treated to tea/coffee and cakes after the service.
    Some had met up at the Barrowboy & Banker on London Bridge prior to the service for a spot of lunch.
    Some photos have been posted to the new album 'Commemoration 2019'.
    Posted: Thursday, 2 May 2019
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    Old Olavians sponsor St Olaves 'Formula 1 in Schools' team at Finals
    Money that we have previously donated to the school is being used to meet some of the costs of the team's accomodation in Chester when they compete in the Finals, which they qualified for a few weeks ago.

    I recommend that you watch the video on the F1 in schools site...
    Posted: Friday, 1 March 2019
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