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Late Summer Party and OC matches
Last weekend we were blessed with fine weather as the first, big, Clayesmore event of the new year got underway.

Old Clayesmorians played the S...
OC performance shines for current students
After taking a group of Sixth Form Music Technology students to the Cherubim Youth Musical Festival in Tisbury last week (which featured the work of O...
Memorial Stone
The street Hugh Thompson (1960 – 1964) lives on in London (Festing Road, Putney) has made history.

He organised for 27 of the 70 houses i...
Sophie gets a long service award
We were very pleased to hear that Sophie Eden (1997 - 1999) was recently presented with a surprise award. After supporting the South Wiltshire Branch ...
OC’s team take the trophy at Lord’s
Hampshire cricketer, Lewis McManus (2007 - 2012), helped his squad to victory last month at the Royal London One Day Cup Final against Kent.

Mc...
City Lunch and Guernsey Drinks
Last week was a pretty social one for the Alumni Relations department, starting off with the traditional City Lunch at Le Beaujolais, just off Shaftes...
OC Daria is Buckingham University’s Student Happiness Champion
We are delighted to announce that one of last year’s leavers, Daria Ermolenko (2013-2017), has been appointed the Student Happiness Champion at...
OC in the Queen's Birthday Honours
We recently wrote about OC, Gus Casely-Hayford (1978 - 1980), who had landed the prestigious role of Director of the Smithsonian's National Museum of ...
OC Gus on medal-winning form in Oz
Clayesmore’s own Augusta Campos-Martyn (2011 - 2016) has won a silver medal in the Junior World Cup for Olympic Trap Shooting, in Sydney.

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A fabulous day at a famous bakery
Last Saturday, a number of Clayesmore Society members took advantage of our bargain bread-making offer and spent the day at the Famous Hedgehog Bakery...
Neal’s Yard franchise joins our scheme
We hope the latest company to join our venture will make many of you smile as well as smelling lovely. Using our enterprising independent Neal’s...
OC brings artist to School
We were delighted, last Friday, to welcome Old Clayesmorian, Mike Corica (1998 - 2003) back to School. Now running a successful art gallery in Bournem...
A great new offer for members from The Dorset Meat Company
Former Clayesmore parents, Nick and Jane Somper, run this great local company, just down the road from us at Child Okeford. The Dorset Meat Company of...
The Old Clayesmorian Dinner 2018
Last Saturday, the School welcomed a good number of OCs for the Society’s annual get together. In 2017, it was the turn of the London lunch, so ...
THE CLAYESMORE LECTURE: LORD WINSTON FMedSci FRSA FRCP FRCOG FREng
Last night, hundreds of students, staff, parents, governors and other friends of the School gathered in the Sports Hall for the 2018 Clayesmore Lectur...
Winning News
Winning news!
Published on January 9th, 2018 16:43

Further to the piece below about OC, Shannon Falcone (1994 – 1999), we are pleased ...
Seasonal Sailing
OC and successful international sailor, Shannon Falcone (1994 – 1999), will not be putting his feet up to digest the excesses of Christmas come ...
Goodwill really is glorious for the Geffens
As promised in earlier news, Clayesmore Prep’s former Headmaster, Richard Geffen (2006 - 2014), has now been spotted on the BBC in “Mary B...
Craxton Dates
One of Clayesmore’s most successful artists, John Craxton (1936), is once again being recognised. From March to July next year, the British Muse...
Anthony Allen (2000 – 2003)
OC rugby union star and current coach at Leicester Tigers, Anthony, has been appointed to coach England’s Under 20s team for the 2017 – 20...
The Field Mortar
At last weekend’s Remembrance services, the School recognised, as it always does, the sacrifices made by Old Clayesmorians in all wars. Central ...
TV glory for former Prep Head
We’ve just received this letter from Richard and Ann Geffen; Richard was Head of Clayesmore Prep School from 2006 to 2014

“It looks...
Golfing Greats
The Old Clayesmorian/Clayesmore Society Golf Day was held this year at Remedy Oak, a qualifying course for Th...
Living his dream
News of OC, Jack Hayter (2007 - 2012) reaches us from his mother, Cath.

“Jack studied Film Production and Creative Media at Bristol UWE a...
A brace of Gate boys
James Morris, who attended Clayesmore Prep then Senior School (1996 - 2000) was very proud of his younger brother Peter (2008 - 2011) as he was commis...
Late Summer Party
Here at Clayesmore, we always like to start the new academic year with a bang, so we host a nice party in a stripey marquee, guzzle fizz and canap&eac...
Drummond Cup Football
The annual shebang saw a strong OC team defending the Society’s honour, rather helped by the inclusion of some powerful players who have only ju...
Ladies Hockey: OCs v the School
It’s a tradition that the morning after the Late Summer Party, a group of eager Old Clayesmorians meets the School’s First XI for a fierce...
Henry Teed (1942 - 1947)
It is with regret we must pass on the information that Henry Teed OC passed away recently. His funeral service will be held at Crawley (Surrey) Cremat...
Mr Benn Goes Walking (with a little help from an OC)
A 1980s BBC cartoon character has got a real Putney pathway named after him. The much-loved Mr Benn lived at 52 Festive Road, which was based on river...
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