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Charity Cycle for Maggie’s Centres: London to Edinburgh in 4 Days – Humphrey Gibbs (m 07)

Dear All,

I hope you don’t mind the sight of yet another fundraising effort heaving into view, but please feel safe in the knowledge that this will be the last from me for some time. ‘Just like riding a bike’ has already taken on a whole new, ominous meaning, and the Tour de France remains a pipe dream (or […]

I Am Where I come From – Andrew Garrod (b 56)

I am where I come from“The organizing principle for this anthology is the common Native American heritage of its authors; and yet that thread proves to be the most tenuous of all, as the experience of indigeneity differs radically for each of them. While many experience […]

A New Devil’s Dictionary – Nicholas T Parsons (d 64)

A New Devil's DictionaryA New Devil’s Dictionary aims to supply a disrespectful guide to the agenda that all too often lurks behind contemporary buzzwords, phrases or slogans. In a conventional dictionary, you will find definitions, of course, but they do not always tell you everything you […]

10 Year Reunion – Class of 2007

A regular feature of the OS Calendar are our class reunions and the 10 Year Reunion for the Class of 2007 was no exception,  held at the Admiral Codrington on 29th June we had a very enjoyable evening meeting up with old friends, both OS and OSG.

Jones, Evan Roderick Lionel ‘Roddy’ (a 47-51)

Tom Stacey gave this Tribute to his friend Roddy Jones at the Service of Thanksgiving for Roddy at the church of St Mary, St Cuthberga and All Saints, at Witchampton, Dorset, on May 11, 2017. Roddy Jones had died on April 24.


By Tom Stacey

Some of you know me; some don’t, my name is on your race-card. I have been a pal of Roddy for the past 40 or so years, which is only half his lifespan, but a good start … not least because I’ve been his host and landlord at our rambly family home in Kensington for the past 16 years. Roddy has been an integral member of our household. Life will be that much less without the inimitable Roddy. […]

Good Schools Guide

Sherborne has just received its latest review in the Good Schools Guide, click on their logo below to see the full review.

Good Schools Guide







Sherborne Rugby v Hong Kong Warriors Junior Sides

King’s Park, Wednesday 5 July – Kick Off 3pm and 4pm

Sherborne School rugby squad are visiting Hong Kong en route to New Zealand in July.  They will be playing a couple of matches against the Hong Kong Warriors junior sides at King’s Park on Wednesday 5 July.  The matches kick off at 3pm and 4pm […]

Three Peaks Challenge for Opera – Global Youth Foundation

On 7 July Alex Croft (f 09) will be leading a crack team of recruitment consultants as they attempt the Three Peaks Challenge, which involves scaling the three tallest peaks(Ben Nevis, Scafell Pike and Snowdon) in the UK in 24 hours.

They are undertaking the challenge on behalf of Opera Global Youth Foundation (OPERA), the recruitment […]

OS Day 2017

OS Day is one of the highlights of our Events calendar and 2017 did not disappoint. The weather held and the event was very well attended. With the Chapel service followed by music and drinks on The Upper and then a fabulous lunch provided by the School’s incredible catering team and finally cricket, who could […]

Westcott House Dinner – Friday 12th May 2017

42 Westcott OS and their guests, 3 former Westcott Housemasters and the widow, Dorothy Cooper, of a 4th returned to Sherborne for a wonderful reunion to celebrate all things Westcottian.  We were very lucky with the weather and were able to enjoy drinks on The Upper before going into the marquee for a fantastic meal, courtesy of our caterers.  […]