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70 Years of Holbache Boarding House

Old Oswestrian Dr Alston Kennerley (1947-51) joined Oswestry School as one of the very first boarders in Holbache Boarding House when it was opened 70 years ago in 1947. The building, formerly Oswestry Cottage Hostpital, was vacated in 1939 when the Oswestry & District Hospital opened in Upper...

Founder's celebrations 2017

Founder's weekend was a remarkable success this year. The celebrations kicked off in Wilsons at 6pm on Friday evening where the bar was packed out with Old Oswestrians meeting up for pre-dinner drinks and cocktails.  At 7.30pm everyone moved across to the Pavilion Suite in the Wynnstay Hotel and...

The 610th Founder’s Day will be held on the...

The 610th Founder’s Day will be held on the weekend of 24 – 26 November 2017. The weekend will begin with Founder’s Dinner in the Wynnstay Hotel on Friday 24 November. Pre-dinner drinks will be in Wilsons Bar from 6.00pm with a three course dinner served in The Paddock Suite at 7.30pm. Dress code...

Over 100 OOs attend the 50th Anniversary Bash

What a fine weekend was had welcoming over 100 Old Oswestrians back to school to celebrate the 50th anniversary of their leaving. The celebrations started at 3.30pm with tea and sticky buns in the Chapel followed by tours of the school.  Prefects did their best to escort throngs of chatty and...

Catch up with OO John Constable (1963-69)

OO John Constable (1963-69) is an interesting chap.  After leaving Queens College Cambridge he travelled widely and toured Europe with theatre groups Sheer Madness, playing Hamlet in the prize winning show Shakespeare’s Greatest Hits, and Kaktus, who produced his play Space Monkey. John’s many...