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Peter Morton Memorial Service

In honour of Peter there will be a memorial service on Saturday 2nd February 2019 at 5pm. The service will take place at St Margaret’s Church, Dunham Rd, Altrincham, WA14 4AQ.

Following the service the Old Cestrians Association (OCA) will be hosting a remembrance dinner at the school, to which all…

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2018 AGM – Wednesday 7th November 7.30pm at AGSB

If you would like to attend this year’s AGM please can you email christian.james@ifagency.co.uk asap.

The AGM will take place on Wednesday 7th November at 7.30pm in the school library.

The agenda will be as follows:


  1. Apologies for absence


  1. Present


  1. Minutes from previous AGM


  1. Matters arising


  1. Minutes…

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Annual Sportsman’s Dinner

Dean Windass and Austin Knight

This year’s Old Altrinchamians A.F.C. Dinner is on Thursday 29th November, once again at the Cresta Court Hotel in Altrincham.

The guest speaker is Dean Windass ex Bradford City and Hull…

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The 2018 Old Alts Newsletter is now available here!

Dear Old Alts, it is with great pleasure and pride that i am able to share with you this year’s newsletter.

Our thanks go, as ever, to all the contributors, but especially to Ant Perrett who has painstakingly nurtured this year’s edition from a rag tag and jumble of disparate…

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THE CHAIR IN THE CHAIR July 27th, 7pm at The Railway

Join Christian James, the Chair of the Old Alts at The Railway pub in Hale at 7pm on July 27th for a beer, a bite to eat and a chance to catch up with fellow old boys from AGSB.
The first 30 to e-mail Christian (christian.james@ifagency.co.uk) will be able to…

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Service of Thanksgiving for PETER MORTON

A Service of Thanksgiving for the life of Peter Morton is to be held at St. Peter’s Church, Hale, WA15 9BU on Monday 16th July at 11-15 .
No flowers but donations, if desired, to NSPCC.

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Old Altrinchamians’ Dinner 2018

This year’s dinner was held on Friday 9th March in Stamford Hall at the school and marked the 104th year of the Old Altrinchamians’ Association.

77 guests attended including the existing Head Master together with former Heads, Keith Nodding, Brian…

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Death announced of Peter Morton

It is with great sadness that we learned of the passing of our President, Peter Morton.
We send our condolences to his family.
Peter was Headmaster of North Cestrian Grammar School (1963 -1996).
Funeral details to be announced.

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Alan Booth Deceased

We have recently received this email from Mrs Booth;

I’m sorry to have to let you know that my husband Alan Roy Booth, an ex Altrincham Grammar School boy and Old Alt for many years, recently passed away.

I’m afraid I don’t know the dates of his time at the school,…

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The Annual General Meeting

This year’s AGM was held in the Library at School on Wednesday 8th November.

As has become a tradition, wine and nibbles were kindly provided by the Headmaster.

The evening marked the end of Colin Bamford’s five years as Chairman of the Association. He was pleased to hand over to Christian…

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