OB Club Events

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Events

Date / Time Event Venue Contact
2019
June 15th OB Day and Paddy Armstrong Commemoration Service Blundell's OB Club
27th OBCC v 1st XV - start time 5.30pm Blundell's, Big Field School
July 5th OB Current Parent Speech Day Lunch - OB Club
Speech Day & Leaver’s Ball Blundell's Dev Office
22nd OBCC v Sou’westers - start time 12 noon Blundell's, Big Field OB Club
August - - - -
September 15th Blundell’s Touch Rugby Tournament – 10.30 (TBC). Contact Tom Cowle (W 1991-96): thomasomcowle@gmail.com, 07815 122950 or OB Club Big Field see event details
27th 1604 Lunch - Dev Office
October 6th Reichwald Fives Trophy Tournament - OB Club
9th Winter Lunchspeaker Vic Marks (FH 1968-73). Topic ‘Original Spin’. Beale Centre OB Club
November 13th Winter Lunchspeaker Ben Boswell, Director of Development. Topic TBC Beale Centre OB Club
December 4th Winter Lunch – speaker Heather Corden (current staff). Topic: Drama Costumes Beale Centre OB Club

Fixtures for fives, golf, shooting, hockey, soccer, cricket, tennis and squash against the School and others will be arranged by Sports Club Secretaries.

Induction events for Westlake pupils will take place in the Beale Centre during the year.

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Further Information

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Winter Lunches

Lunch preparationEvery second Wednesday between October and March the Beale Centre sees a gathering of 30 or so who meet for drinks and conversation, then sit down to an excellent lunch followed by a short talk by an invited speaker. These are the “Winter Lunches”, managed by Sue Beale and Janet Wooff, which have now become a cherished annual institution since they started back in 2005 at the suggestion of John Hollands and Ted Crowe. All who have a Blundell’s connection are welcome to attend and there is always a good mix of OBs, former staff, parents and others. The speakers are drawn from the same pool and have covered a wide range of subjects – historical, cultural, military, educational – even breeding prize pigs. If anyone is interested in receiving this monthly nourishment for both mind and body then please contact Janet Wooff at The Beale Centre on 01884 232010 or obclub@obclub.co.uk.

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Winter Lunches dates are listed in the main events table, above.

Contacting the OB Club

Contact information can be found at the bottom of every page on this site. The Club secretary is Janet Wooff.