Forthcoming Events / Calendar

Further details of some events is provided below this listing.

Date / Time Event Venue Contact
2019
November 13th Winter Lunchspeaker Ben Boswell, Director of Development
Topic 'Ben the young officer and his Afghanistan Tour'
Beale Centre OB Club
22nd French Reception
Current, OBs and Prospective parents.
   
30th 1990 Reunion Weekend   Dev Office & Allegra Stone
December 4th Winter Lunch – speaker Heather Corden (current staff)
Topic: Drama Costumes
Beale Centre OB Club
5th Sir Francis Popham Society Christmas Drinks Reception Beale Centre Dev Office
7th 1996 Reunion Weekend
Invitation and Reply Slip (PDF)
Beale Centre OB Club & James Rhys-Davies (SH 1991-96)
14th Thames Hare and Hounds Race London David Jenkins & Dev Office
19th Exeter Drinks Reception Hole in The Wall, Exeter Dev Office
2020
January 8th Winter Lunch - speaker Jonny Ison (SH 1963-67)
Topic: “Travels with wine’.
Beale Centre OB Club
23rd Ladies Lunch - speaker: Lisa Tregale (TBC) Beale Centre Dev Office
February 9th Old Blundellian Raceday Hospitality: Exeter Races.   Dev Office
12th Winter Lunch – Harry Flower (Head Gardener)
Topic: “Training with National Trust & gardening with Blundell’s pupils”.
Beale Centre OB Club
March 6th 140th Anniversary of The Russell Run: Pre-Race Pasta Party Big School Dev Office
7th The Russell Race Blundell’s Dev Office
18th Winter Lunch - Lawrence Sail (Former Staff)
Topic: “The life of a freelance writer”.
Beale Centre OB Club
20th - 21st OB Sport Weekend
Fives, Hockey, Football & Netball - see more details on the Sport page.
Blundell’s OB Club
April 24th 1604 Society Lunch
Victory Services Club, London Dev Office
May 21st Devon County Show Reception Westpoint, Exeter Dev Office
June 4th Royal Cornwall Show Reception   Dev Office
10th London Drinks Reception Army and Navy Club, Pall Mall Dev Office
13th Old Blundellian Day Blundell's OB Club
July 3rd Speech Day & Leavers’ Ball   Dev Office
OB Current Parent Speech Day Lunch Beale Centre OB Club
25th Mid Devon Show Reception   Dev Office
August        
September 13th Blundell’s Community Touch Rugby Tournament and Family Day Blundell's OB Club
October 14th Winter Lunch - Speaker: Michael Wade (W 1960-63)
Topic: 'The Rise and Fall of Our Extraordinary Language’
Beale Centre OB Club
November 11th Winter Lunch - Speaker: Kate Lord Brown (GH 1987-89, Current Parent, author)
Topic: Literary Blundell's - 150 years after the publication of Lorna Doone, looking at the unique gifts Blundell's bestows on its writers.
Beale Centre OB Club
December 2nd Winter Lunch - Jeremy Salter (Chairman of Tiverton Civic Society, Former Staff 1969-2000). Topic: "Neil Gosh and the Jewel in the Crown" - The sad story of an Indian member of Old House in the 1930s who was the model for Hari Kumar in the Raj Quartet by Paul Scott and in the famous television series, 'The Jewel in the Crown', which was based on the novels. Beale Centre OB Club
2021
January 6th Winter Lunch - details TBC Beale Centre OB Club
February 10th Winter Lunch - Peter Maunder (M 1978-82)
Topic: 'Tiverton Cloth' The story of the town's woollen trade, 1475-1815
Beale Centre OB Club

 

Details of Events

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Further Information

If you would like to know more about any of the above events and are happy to receive information by email, please register your interest with the Development Office (devoffice@blundells.org).

Details of golf, shooting, cricket, squash, fives, hockey, football and tennis can be found on the OB Club website.