Old Birkonians we remember...

  • We have recently been advised by Ken Ellerton that Tony died on 9th November 2017.

  • John Harriso9n has sent us the link to The Guardian obituary for John Harvey who died on 7th February 2019 aged 80..

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  • Alistair Edwards has advised us that Brian died in Hampshire on 30th March 2018. He believes Bria came to the school from Newcastle to join the fifth form in 1964. He left for the LSE in 1967. He... more

  • Alistair Edwards has advised us that John died more than 10 years ago aged 57. There is an obituary by his former economist colleagues, Andrew Glyn & Bob Sutcliffe, on the Guardian web site,... more

  • You may or may not know of the unexpected and sad death of my Uncle in late September of 2018.  He leaves his second wife and two children; Shugiko, Jamie (15) and Mary (12) who live near Reading... more

  • Ian Boumphrey has advised that David Leftwich who attended the Prep from 1948 - 1954 passed away on 4th January 2019.

  • Ian Boumhrey has advised that Tony passed away in Australia on 5th January 2019.

  • We are very sorry to record the recent death of Ian Patrick Shaw, who was at School from 1975-1982.  He attended Overchurch Junior School before gaining a place at Birkenhead School.  His funeral... more

  • Paul Bevan has advised us that Chris passed away on 21st September 2018. He sent us the following article from their local magazine:


    Christopher (‘Chris’) John Trewhella

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  • In October Henry's daughter , Jacky Noyce, advised us that he passed away on 12th May 2018.