WAT Bursary Appeal

The Chairman of the Whitgiftian Association Trust (WAT), Lord Graham Tope, OW 1955-61, has announced that the Trust has reached

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John Whitgift Founder

OW Appointed as BBC Director-General

Old Whitgiftian, Tim Davie (OW 1980-85) has been appointed Director General of the BBC. He will become the Corporation’s 17th

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Tim Davie

Launch of New Alumni Networking Site

Whitgift has recently launched Whitgift Connect, an online networking platform for Alumni of the School to keep connected. Whitgift Connect

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News from the Golf Society – July / August 2020

There is very little to report on for the last quarter, for reasons that will be evident to all. We

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Golf Centenary


The Clubhouse is reopening under very strict controls, currently on Saturdays 4.00-10.00pm and Sundays 1.00-7.00pm. Full booking details on the

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Whitgift Sports Clubhouse

500 Club – Summer Draw 2020

500 Club – Summer Draw 2020 Independent Scrutineer: Mrs S M Hooker MA (Staff 1985-2015) 1st prize                Ian D S

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Deaths – July / August 2020

We are sorry to report the following losses to the OW community.   Rev Felix Boyse LVO, OW (1930-35), d.

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President’s Message

A big hello to all OWs We all find ourselves in a very strange situation with Life in governmental lockdown

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Richard Blundell 1

News From The School – May / June 2020

In what has undeniably been the strangest two-month period I have ever experienced during my twenty years of teaching thus

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NTFS - Mr Wendes making visors

Schoolchildren team up with elderly pen pals to spread some cheer during social isolation

Children from the three Foundation schools are using the art of letter writing to help bridge the gap between generations

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John Whitgift Foundation pen pal project 1

News from the Hockey Club

The second half of the season saw Tom Norris take over the reins as player coach for our Men’s section,

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Mens 1st XI Squad:

Front Row: Coe-O’Brien, Fatodu (OW), Norris, Bernard (OW), Kumar-Shaw (OW), Ellis (OW)

Back Row: Foley (OW), Houghton, Henthorne (OW), S Thompson, Leuenberger, Simpson, Armstrong (OW), C Thompson, Dalman (OW), Baker, Roche

Winning Race Car Owner Returns to Whitgift

2013 Indy 500 winner, Kevin Kalkhoven OW (1955-62) returned to Whitgift to share his success by showcasing two of his

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