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  • Notification appeared in The Times on 8th June 2019 of the CB, Order of the Bath, awarded to Andrew John McCully for Services to Education. Andrew was at School from 1975 to 1982.
    Since reading... [more...]
  • Birkenhead Park won the annual match against OBFC  46 - 19 .
  • 15 members spent a couple of hours enjoying a splendid lunch at the Artists' club in Eberle Street. The next lunch in Liverpool is at the Athenaeum on Friday 21st December.
  • Alan Rouse [OB 1963 - 1970] was a climber who climbed some of the hardest mountains in the world and sadly met his death climbing K2, the second highest mountain in the world, in 1986. We have been... [more...]
  • We are sad to announce that Jeremy passed away on Saturday 24th March, 2018.
    Jeremy joined the Prep staff in 1981 taking over as Form Master of 6A following the retirment Des Bower. He went on to... [more...]
  • For the Headmaster's invitation to attend the conference please click here
  • The Headmaster is aiming to run in the Wirral Half Marathon on 9th September 2018. He would like to be part of "Team Birkenhead School" which would consist of parents, pupils [over 17], staff and... [more...]
    Left - Right: Lindy and David Franklin, Angie and Alan Hanson - click photo to enlarge
    Alan Hanson reports that he and Angie met up recently with David and Lindy Franklin .  David was... [more...]
    The photograph below records the 80th birthday of Brian(BE) Jones (1949-1956) taken at the Wheatsheaf, Raby on 25th October 2017.

    Click photo for larger version.
    Left to Right as... [more...]
  • My news is that on Jan 27th I shall have been married to the former Elaine Parker of West Kirby C.G.S. and Irby for 60 years. We're having a bash at the Alta Vista Country Club in Placentia,... [more...]