News items are shown below, with the most recent first.

  • A copy of the WWI Memorials of Old Birkonians is now available to view in the Chapel.

  • Over the Christmas period the Archives will not be open on the following Mondays:

    !7th December

    24th December

    31st December

  • Recently Len Kirkham met up with Fran Winward, the widow of best selling author Walter Winward [ OB 1949 - 1955] who passed away in January 2017, as she was interested to know more about Walter's... [more...]

  • The Archives Team has been out and about recording changes to the campus.

    At the end of the Summer Term 2017 campus security was upgraded by securing the gates that were open access and... [more...]

  • The Archives team met on their last Monday before Christmas to enjoy coffee, mince pies and treats at the home of Ian and Marilyn Boumphrey.


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  • Just before Graham Hurton died in November 2015 he completed a comprehensive diary relating to the property of the School.

    It identifies the Land and Buildings, records the removal and... [more...]

  • Roger Ewing
    Old Birkonian Society

    Dear Roger:
                            Thank you for the warm welcome you and your fellow members gave my wife, Joan, and me on... [more...]

  • Graham Ellis, on his retirement from  the Music Department, discovered during his “clear out” a most interesting collection of letters dating back to the 1880s.  These had been collected by the... [more...]

  • Trinity with Palm Grove Church held a presentation of their War Memorial Project 1914 - 18 on Saturday 8th November at the Church Hall. Of the 31 casualties who were members of Trinity, 10 were... [more...]

  • We have received a letter written by F.E. Smith [Lord Birkenhead] to the Breckfield Conservative Club, Liverpool. We thank the Wilfred Owen Archive in Argyle Street, Birkenhead for the donation.... [more...]