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Old Alts Newsletters – 52 Copies!

At the recent Annual Reunion Dinner (and if you weren’t there, why not?), I was asked if we could make the Newsletters from previous years, available online.

Well, here they are, and if anyone has copies of the missing ones, please let me know!

A big thank you to Ken Webb…

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New School Crests

Headmaster Graeme Wright thanks Colin Bamford for the new School crests, donated by the Old y.

One above the main entrance from Marlborough Road and the second on the balcony panelling in the Roy Coleman Memorial Hall.

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Good to see Ian Livingstone on “Click”.

Good to see Ian on “Click” this morning!

The University of Suffolk this week announced that Ian (old boy of AGSB and Guest Speaker at our dinner in 2014 ) will be receiving an honorary award at the graduation ceremony in October,…

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The Chair in the Chair!

Friday 19th July
We had 22 Old Alts on the night.
The youngest was from this year’s leavers and the oldest started at the school in 1953.
And a great time was had by all!

AGSB Golf Day

This year’s AGSB Golf Day, organised brilliantly by Scott Meakin once again, was held at Chorlton Cum Hardy Golf Club on Friday 12th July.

Ross receives the trophy from Scott

The winner of the Old Alts…

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David Pilkington 1960-67

I first met David in September 1965 when my family moved up from Surrey. I joined him in 6ArtsB where we had Keith Nodding as our form master. David had previously been to Navigation Road School.
The AGSB magazine shows David as getting five ‘O’ Levels, and ‘A’ Levels in…

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Multi Alumni Informal Reunion at the Bulls Head.

You are invited to the informal multi alumni get together at the Bulls Head in Hale Barns Sunday 30th June 12 noon onwards.

Greetings! I am an active member of the Manchester Grammar School and Durham University alumni associations and,…

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Old Alts v The School

Wednesday 3rd April was the date for this year’s football and rugby games between old boys teams and the current School teams, starting at 2:30.

This was then followed at 7:30 by…

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All Change at the Old Alts Annual Reunion Dinner!

March 15th 2019

On a somewhat damp and breezy evening former pupils were joined by staff and sixth-formers for the annual Reunion Dinner of the Old Alts Association, held at the school. Old friendships renewed and new friendships forged, it was a most enjoyable and memorable evening. On arrival, guests…

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80 odd Years in the Life of a School

I recently went into the basement at School and found a box of green books.
Yes, they were copies of the excellent history written by the late great Roy Coleman.

We’ve had a great response to my post, and I’m…

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