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by Tony Hare
Mon Apr 17, 2017 8:55 pm
Forum: What's New on Tony's Website?
Topic: More on the G&S operettas
Replies: 0
Views: 294

More on the G&S operettas

Roger File remembers his roles in the G&S operettas http://www.rgs.tonyhare.co.uk/gands/operettas.htm#File
by Tony Hare
Fri Apr 14, 2017 9:49 pm
Forum: What's New on Tony's Website?
Topic: 49ers meet again
Replies: 0
Views: 166

49ers meet again

Once again the 49ers report on their latest meetings, the 18th and 19th in the series stretching back to 2009.
View report and photo at http://www.rgs.tonyhare.co.uk/miscellan ... #April2017
by Tony Hare
Sat Jan 28, 2017 11:41 pm
Forum: Where Are They Now?
Topic: Ted Woodward (1931-2017)
Replies: 1
Views: 504

Re: Ted Woodward (1931-2017)

John D Taylor ex BFP Sports Writer has penned an obituary http://www.rgs.tonyhare.co.uk/miscellaneous/miscellaneous.htm
by Tony Hare
Tue May 12, 2015 9:12 pm
Forum: What's New on Tony's Website?
Topic: Sir Peter Fry
Replies: 0
Views: 3912

Sir Peter Fry

Today we heard the sad news that one of the "49ers" Sir Peter Fry (RGS 1941-49) has passed away. Read more on the 49ers page
by Tony Hare
Mon Jan 05, 2015 7:36 pm
Forum: What's New on Tony's Website?
Topic: Wycombiensians
Replies: 2
Views: 2418

Re: Wycombiensians

I have just added the 1950 September edition. I am now worrying that GCHQ or the CIA will spot the prohibited word in the title of the article on page 783 and make me redact it or even take the website down. I have also added a couple of items which came to light while scanning these old book, namel...
by Tony Hare
Fri Jan 02, 2015 5:00 pm
Forum: What's New on Tony's Website?
Topic: Wycombiensians
Replies: 2
Views: 2418

Wycombiensians

January 2015 Finally I have finished scanning all the Wycombiensians sent to me by the Fabulaous Fortyniners, without whose help this website would be much leaner. Now's your chance for a good read while passing all that time you'll soon be spending on your gardens, cruisin' holidays etc. Please see...
by Tony Hare
Thu Dec 12, 2013 5:05 pm
Forum: Common Room
Topic: Memories of 1940s Masters
Replies: 2
Views: 2607

Re: Memories of 1940s Masters

Bernarr (Ben) Rainbow was born in Battersea, London
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bernarr_Rainbow
by Tony Hare
Wed Nov 20, 2013 12:51 pm
Forum: What's New on Tony's Website?
Topic: November 2013
Replies: 0
Views: 2935

November 2013

John Peatey (1968 - 1973) reports on his role as Yum Yum in the 1968 production of The Mikado

Ron Wynands scanned the Greybook for 1940 which was kindly donated by the family of DW and RA Davis.

Rennie Vickers sent a photo and words to describe the 12th meeting of the 49ers
by Tony Hare
Wed Jun 26, 2013 8:41 pm
Forum: Common Room
Topic: The day we declared war on the prefects
Replies: 5
Views: 4512

Re: The day we declared war on the prefects

My vote goes for 55/56. I remember the mass caning as I was present. My recollection is that the whole school was assembled in the hall and all those who took part were asked to come forward to be caned. In addition I seem to remember the guilty ones were fined sixpence. Boys claiming to be non-part...
by Tony Hare
Sun Apr 28, 2013 9:13 pm
Forum: What's New on Tony's Website?
Topic: Uplyme boarders, Glyndwr Young obituary
Replies: 0
Views: 2258

Uplyme boarders, Glyndwr Young obituary

April 2013 Peter Archer obtained photos of Uplyme boarders 1988-95 from John Edwards' albums Chris Chadwick identified on 1956 photo 3E3 Glyndwr Young, a Master at RGS 1948 - 52 passed away on 7th March 2013. Ron Wynands and other members of the 49ers group have authored an Obituary which you can re...