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June 16, 2019

Remembering Geoffrey W S Burgess (H 56-60)

(Geoffrey, pictured second right, passed away in May this year) A message from the President – Bob Graham (H 61-67) Many of the obituaries that appear in the OS magazine quite rightly commemorate the lives of leading lights in many aspects of the life of this country and around the world, whom Sedbergh has nurtured. I would like to recount a slightly different story. On Saturday 15th June a small group of Old Sedberghians were amongst a packed congregation, a fitting tribute in itself, at St Bees Priory Church to celebrate the life of Doctor Geoffrey William Syme Burgess (17...
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