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OWA Summer Sport's Day and BBQ
On Sunday 11 June, the School grounds were taken over by OWs and their families and friends, as the OWA Summer Sport's Day arrived back School. We had indoor hockey in the Sports Centre against the W ...
"Little Monsters" sale
On Saturday, we saw the return to School of Nikki Durnell nee Brinson (Fox's 2001), who has came up with a super business idea, running a huge number of Baby and Children's Nearly New Sales. She runs ...
OWA Motorbike Ride
Our first ever Motorbike Ride - hosted by ex-Chairman William Bailey (Willows 1960) - set off from School on Saturday 10 June. William was joined by John Ling (Hardwick 1957) and his wife Val. Nigel C ...
London Lunch 2017
Over 80 OWs gathered at the RAF Club for this popular annual event on 11 May 2017, with alumni who left spanning the 1950s to the 00s. Caroline Heaton, Chairwoman and Mike Fuller, Deputy Chairman welc ...
Mike Jeffery Memorial Service
On Thursday 1st June at 2.30pm, a Memorial/Thanksgiving Service was held at The Minster Church, Ilminster, for Milke Jeffery, Willows 1960. Just over a dozen OW's attended the memorial service along ...
Don Arthur Culver - A Service of Thankgiving
On a bright and sunny morning, around 40 members of the OWA and teachers, past and present, assembled at Salisbury Cathedral to join a Service of Thanksgiving for the life of Don Culver, February 1933 ...
Elephants for Africa
SOMERSET WILDLIFE EXPERT DR KATE EVANS COLLABORATES WITH CELEBRATED PHOTOGRAPHER AND RENOWNED EX-GENESIS MUSICIANS FOR HER ELEPHANT CHARITY
Photography, music and wildlife experts have joined toget ...
Don Culver's Memorial Service
The details of Don Culver Memorial Service have now been confirmed as follows
Date and time 17 February 2017, 1.30pm
Location Salisbury Cathedral
If you do wish to attend the Se ...
OW Cricket, Hockey and Tennis day
No amount of drizzle could dampen the spirits of OWs at our summer sports event at school on Sunday 19 June 2016.
Building on the success of last year's event, 2 teams of OWs played in a tournamen ...
OWA and Wellington School Foundation Day
On a fabulous sunny day in half-term over 70 golfers attended the Foundation Golf Day to celebrate the tenth anniversary of the Foundation. Held at Taunton and Pickeridge Golf Club the stunning panora ...
London Reunion Lunch 2016
On a sparkling May morning, around 100 OWs, from the 1950s to the 1990s attended the London Reunion Luncheon at the RAF Club, Piccadilly. The luncheon held on Thursday 12 May was the culmination of ma ...
Mike Samways - Queen's Award for Enterprise
Mike Samways – Queen's Birthday Honours
Mike Samways, former student at Wellington School (Richards, 1996) and Managing Director of Crewshield Ltd has been awarded the Queen's Award for Enterprise ...
Ed Pratt Round the World UnicycleTrip
On March 14th Ed Pratt, (Hardwick ’14) set of an adventure of a life time – he is embarking on an 18,000 mile, round the world cycle ride - on a unicycle! He says his goal is to become the first perso ...
Tom Moran wins top Television Festival Award
Tom Moran (Oak '05) has won one of the top prizes at the New York Television Festival. Channel 4 and Breaking Bad broadcaster, AMC are developing a sci-fi mystery drama based on Tom's Scrip "White Rab ...
Paul Chubb - New Year's Honours List
Paul Chubb (Richards '69) has been awarded an MBE in the 2016 New Year's Honours List for services to career education and guidance.
Paul now lives in North Yorkshire. He was until recently executi ...
Class of 2005 Leavers Reunion
30 OWs from 2005 celebrated their 10th Annitversary together with current Upper Sixth Leavers, parents and friends at the Commemoration Ball in July. It was a beautiful evening which started with a re ...
One of Wellington’s best known former students, acclaimed actor David Suchet, CBE has spent the past six months travelling in Canada, America and Australia starring in the gripping drama The Last Conf ...
Chris Khoo, ends his appointment as High Sheriff of Royal County of Berkshire
Christopher Khoo (Lights ’66) was sworn in as the High Sheriff of the Royal County of Berkshire in the Crown Court, in ...
On Saturday 8th November the OWA held its AGM. There were nearly 40 people in attendance. Chairman William Bailey (Willows ‘60) presented retiring President (Nigel Calder (Willows ‘63) with some gifts ...
OWA November Dinner
On Saturday November 8th the OWA held a WW1 themed dinner, complete with flags and red poppies. A number of people dressed up in fantastic WW1 costumes so we had dashing soldiers and nurses mixing wi ...
Sam Sherwin Memorial Match
Hundreds of supporters turned out to watch Wellington School 1st XV beat Wellington U18 Colts in the annual Sam Sherwin Memorial Trophy rugby match. The match took place under floodlights at the Athle ...
A Chapel service was held on 9th November, Remembrance Sunday, at which the President of the OWA laid a wreath on behalf of the Old Wellingtonians. This was followed by the unveiling of a plaque to ma ...
7th to 9th November
The whole School community gathered together in November to commemorate the anniversary of the First World War. It started on Friday 7th with the most extraordinary day with th ...
Adelaide Banyard (Gillards ’09) has been awarded the Herbert Lott Sword for the Officer Under Training who has made the most outstanding contribution to his/her entry 2013/14. The Sword was presented ...
OWA Golf Day 2014
On a day better forgotten in respect of weather 25 OWs and guests played out an individual stableford and team event at Woodbury Park Hotel & Golf Club on Friday 23 May. It was pleasing to welcome new ...
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