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 Newsletter of the King’s School Grantham Old Boys’ Society            October 2014


The 113th Annual Reunion Dinner

Following the refurbishment of the Old School, we thought it would be fitting to hold this year’s Annual Dinner there. Therefore the Dinner will take place on Saturday 13th December 2014 in The Old School, King’s School, Grantham, commencing at 6.30pm for 7.00pm.  The Speaker will be the new Head Master Frank Hedley and the Toastmaster will be Jeff Thompson.

The menu will be:

Leek & Potato Soup

 

Festive roast turkey with trimmings and sage & onion stuffing and cranberry sauce

 

Or Roast Stuffed Pepper (vegetarian option which must be ordered when booking made)

 

Christmas pudding with brandy sauce

 

Coffee and mince pies

 

There will of course be a fully staffed bar.

Dress – dinner jacket or lounge suit.  Tickets, priced £33.00 are available TO MEMBERS ONLY, by post from The Treasurer using the enclosed form or please e-mail to andrewjones1960@me.com

King’s staff are, as usual, most welcome to join us and may obtain tickets from Nathan Whales, the Society’s School Liaison Officer or Nigel Barton.

Please try and attend this special occasion and take the chance to see the refurbished Old School

PAYMENT IS REQUIRED IN FULL BY THE 1ST DECEMBER

 

Rugby and Football Matches versus School

This year, there will also be a football match as well as the traditional rugby match against the School. Both matches will be played on Saturday 13th December 2014 at 2.00pm at the School Field. A bar will be provided to enhance your enjoyment so please attend and give your support.

 

 

King’s School Carol Service

Wednesday 17th December 2014 – 6.30 pm at St Wulfram’s Church

 

The Old GranthamianThe 2014 Old Granthamian is included with this update and I hope you enjoy this excellent issue.

We are looking for articles for the 2015 Old Granthamian which will be sent out in next summer. So if you have any views or memories of the School or Society, then please submit your articles to the Editor (details at bottom of page). 

 

Old Boys Silk Bow-ties and ties

Silk bow-ties (perfect for the Annual Dinner) are now available at £10 each plus 50p postage.

The KSOBS ties are also available from the Treasurer at £8 each plus 50p postage. 

 

G E Truman

It is with great sadness that we have to report of the death of Geoff Truman in September this year. Geoff was President of the Society in 1995-1997 and was a great supporter of the King’s School and the Old Boys Society.

 

Old Boys Website

A new website will shortly be up and running. In order to view the detailed content of the website, you will require a password and therefore please forward your e-mail address to the Membership Secretary at andrewjones1960@me.com who will then arrange for the initial password to be forwarded to you.

 

Officers and committee
President :
            Malc Mclean

 

Hon. Secretary:   Tony Shearer

                    4 Wentworth Drive,   

                            Grantham
                01476 408597

Hon. Treasurer and           

Hon. Membership Secretary:
                                Andrew Jones
                                3 Westminster Way

                                Grantham, NG31 8PQ
                                01476 566605

Committee:
Andy Cousins, Nick Lawson, Michael Argyle, Richard Davies, Simon Brett, Kenneth Durrands, John Judson, Nathan Whales, Mark Whittington and Bill Taylor.



 

THE KING’S SCHOOL GRANTHAM

 

OLD BOYS’ SOCIETY

 PPresident:MALC McLEAN

 Telephone:

 

 Hon. Secretary:A E SHEARER, 4 WENTWORTH DRIVE, GRANTHAM NG31 9QQ

 Telephone:01476 408597

 

 Hon Treasurer

     & Membership Secretary: A P JONES, 3 WESTMINSTER WAY, GRANTHAM NG31 8PQ

 Telephone: 01476 566605

 

 

 

 

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT THE ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF THE SOCIETY WILL BE HELD AT THE KING’S SCHOOL, GRANTHAM, LINCOLNSHIRE ON THE 25th MARCH 2014 AT 7.30PM FOR THE FOLLOWING PURPOSES : -

 

 

 

1)
To receive apologies for absence

 

2)
To approve the Minutes of the previous Annual General Meeting

 

3)
Matters arising

 

4)
To receive the Secretary’s report

 

5)
To receive the Membership Secretary’s report

 

6)
To receive the Treasurer’s report

 

7)
To receive and adopt the Statement of Accounts for the year ended 31/12/2013

 

8)
Election of Officers and Committee Members for 2014 : - Vice President, Hon Secretary, Hon Treasurer, Hon  Membership Secretary, Committee Members, School Liaison Officer, Magazine Editors, Hon Auditors and Hon Life Members.

 

9)
Any other business

 

 

BY ORDER OF THE COMMITTEE

 

 

 

 

A E SHEARER – HON SECRETARY10th March 2014

 

3 Castlegate
Grantham
Lincolnshire
NG31 6SF

Telephone:01476 591200
Fax: 01476 591200
E-mail: info@kings-old-boys.co.uk