Old Birkonians we remember...

  • We have learned of the death of Mike Hart. He was part of the Liverpool music scene. He formed "The Roadrunners" and performed at The Cavern and The Everyman Theatre.


    The Guardian... more

  • We have learned that sadly after a long and brave fight against cancer Jack passed away on 11th July at Clatterbridge Cancer Centre aged 19 years.

    His funeral wll take place at Landican... more

  • Peter's wife, Moira, has advised us that he  passed away on 7th April 2016. He was one month short of his 97th birthday. On leaving School he entered Martins Bank and ended his banking career as... more

  • We have been advised by Richard Fletcher that his father, David, died peacefully on 20th June after a long illness aged 86.

    The funeral is at St Saviours, Oxton, Birkenhead on 4th July.... more

  • I got to know Colin and Jean Lee through the "Sea Urchins" alias the R.N.R. Officers' Club, Liverpool, where he and I were successive Presidents.

    Colin entered Birkenhead School in... more

  • Eddie O’Hara, who taught Classics at School in the 60’s, has died, aged 78.

    Born in Bootle, the son of a carter, he was a pupil at Liverpool Collegiate School and read Classics at Magdalen... more

  • We have learned that W. [Bill] E. L. Twidale died on 22nd April 2016 in Arrowe Park Hospital. On leaving School he went to Liverpool University to study Law. At School he played in the 1st XI... more

  • I have to say with sadness that my father, John Farrow Cowen (1937-1948/9) died yesterday, the 9th May 2016, after a fight with aggressive prostate cancer. He is survived by his second wife,... more

  • We have recently been advised that G Keith Blair has died.

  • We have been advised by Richard Elliott [1958 - 65] that Peter died on 3rd Aril 2016. Peter worked in the London isurance and reinsurance market.