On The Shelves – Flush, Illustrated by Katyuli Lloyd

KATYULI Lloyd (MO 1998-2003) returned to College to speak to pupils at both the Hundreds Career Speed dating event on the 31st Jan and last week, as part of Visual Arts week, about her path to becoming an illustrator and how she developed her style of illustration. You can read a review by Nicole Egorova […]

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Anthony Inglis (C3 1966-69) moves to the London Concert Orchestra

ANTHONY Inglis (C3 1966-69, nee Howard-Williams) who is credited with being one of the most frequent performers at The Royal Albert Hall has, after 25 years, left the National Symphony Orchestra and is now The Music Director of the London Concert Orchestra who continue to give regular performances in all the major London concert halls. […]

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Summer Reunions Ahead…

THIS summer three Marlburian Club year-group reunions are taking place. There are reunions in Marlborough and London. Keep an eye on the events page for further information soon, including ticket details and booking information. Class of 1989, 30-year reunion Thursday 9th May, London Class of 1994, 25-year reunion Saturday 8th June, Marlborough College Class of […]

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OMs Inspire at Careers Speed Dating

MANY thanks to the following OMs who gave up their time to inspire the next generation at the Careers Speed dating event at the College last week: Ben Cooper (TU 1995-2000) – Investment Strategist, Hugo Bailey (SU 2002-07) – Online business start-ups, Tom Geddes (TU 2004-09) – Doctor, Holly Scott-Donaldson (MO 1989-91) – Digital Marketing, […]

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David Watts (PR 1942-46)

WE were delighted to welcome back to Marlborough David Watts (PR 1942-46) on the occasion of his 90th Birthday. A short tour of Court, Chapel, the Memorial Hall and Preshute bought many memories flooding back of his time here during the War Years, including sharing the College with the City of London School, walking down […]

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OMs celebrate Oxbridge Offers

Congratulations to the six Old Marlburians who have been offered places at Oxford and Cambridge Universities; the pupils, listed below, should be truly proud of their achievements. Scarlett Atkinson (NC 2013-18) History of Art – Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge Abbey Fawcett (CO 2016-18) Psychological and Behavioural Sciences – St Catharine’s College, Cambridge Francesca Hamilton […]

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Communications Networking

Another hugely successful business networking event was held last week. Hosted by the Communications Professional Group, Jeremy Cohen (B2 1986-90) spoke about “Finding Growth in a Disrupted World”. Comments we received after event included: “Thank you so much for organising a fantastic event yesterday evening. It was brilliant to hear Jeremy’s fascinating insight into retail […]

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2019 Events Preview

Looking ahead to 2019, there is a full events programme coming up including… PR & Communications Networking Event Wednesday 9th January – London The topic of discussion for this evening will be ‘Finding Consumer Growth in the 21st Century’ with guest speaker Jeremy Cohen, CEO of Kantar Retail, who will be looking at the future […]

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2018 in review

What an amazing year 2018 has been for our OMs! Elizabeth Eade (MO 1990-93) won first prize in the HIX art awards for, Die List, a hand written record of the deaths of 33,305 people who died trying to access Europe. Antonia Hudson (LI 2010-12), Head of Lacrosse at Marlborough College, was named in the […]

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Review: 1998 20 year reunion

On the evening of Thursday 27th September 2018, several representatives of the class of 1998 enjoyed a much anticipated 20-year reunion in London. Brilliantly organised by Tom Cannon (C2 1993-98) and James Chapman-Andrews (B1 1993-98), with the help of WhatsApp, Facebook and the efficient team at the OM Club, approximately 60-70 Old Marlburians met for […]

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Coal Mines and Currant Buns

by Tony Kenber (B2 1961-65) John Dancy was headmaster throughout my time at MC and I remember him as a pioneering liberal educationalist who made a big contribution to the College’s development. He was instrumental in starting the moves towards co-education and was a key member of the Public Schools Commission which I seem to […]

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Obituary: Sir Eric Yarrow Bt MBE (CO 1934-39)

SIR Eric Yarrow Bt MBE (CO 1934-39), Past President of the Marlburian Club, father of Norman (CO 1973-78), Peter (CO 1973-78) and David (CO 1979-83) and the late Richard (CO 1966-71), died on the 22nd September aged 98. He was a valued and respected member of the Marlburian community and will be hugely missed. A […]

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Obituary: Richard Lee (B1 1943-48)

RICHARD C Lee (Major retd) (B1 1943-48) was born in June 1930, at his parents home in Tackley, Oxon where his father was Rector. He was the third child of 4 children: Christopher, Pat and his younger sister Elizabeth. From the age of 7 he successively attended a Dame’s School, the Dragon Preparatory School, Oxford […]

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Obituary: Marilyn Evans (Bo)

Marilyn – known to many as Bo, was born in Trowbridge, about two miles from where we are now, on the 11th June 1939 – one of a twin and the youngest of six girls. She lived in the White Lion in Corsham in her teens and was a 400m runner for the county and […]

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50 Years of Girls Celebrations – A Recent Reminiscence

by Checkie Hamilton (MO 2013-18) It seems odd being asked to reminisce about my time at Marlborough having only left the College a mere few months ago. It seems perfectly natural to be back at the beginning of September and I have even been mistaken for a student giving a house tour this morning! Arriving […]

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Obituary: John Earp (C2 1932-38)

John was born in Clarksburg, Ontario, in 1919. By 1926, his father had moved to Versailles, France as chaplain to the British community. John lived in France for two years till he was 9 and at that point spoke French better than English. In 1928, his father took a parish at Escot in East Devon […]

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Obituary: John Dunlop (B3 1953-56)

John Dunlop (B3 1953-56) died on 7th July 2018 following a long illness. With almost 3,600 winners as a racehorse trainer over nearly half a century, John Dunlop was an institution in the world of racing. You could fill an entire page with a list of his big-race successes. Among the best he sent out […]

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Obituary: Bruce Tulloh (CR 1973-94)

BRUCE Tulloh (CR 1973-94) Born 29th September, 1935; died of cancer 28th April, 2018, aged 82. When Bruce Tulloh arrived at Marlborough in 1973 he was already a legend. He was the man who, running bare-foot, had won the European Championship 5000 metres in Belgrade in 1962 and who, in 1969, had broken the record […]

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