Congratulations to Charlotte Preston (R 12-17) who has just cycled from Land’s End to John O’Groats with her father to raise money for Cancer Research and MacMillan Cancer. They covered over 900 miles in 9 days (a day quicker than planned)!
Michael Leahy (P 00-04) was selected to represent England as a referee at the FIL Men’s Lacrosse World Championships held in Israel.
Mike Grundy (W 52-57) will appear on Countdown on 29th August.
Queen’s birthday honours
Andrew Gilliat (P 52-56) was awarded with a British Empire Medal (BEM) for services to the community of Shobdon.
Queen’s New Year’s Honours
OBE awarded to Andrew Robertson (E 56-61) in recognition of his services to veterans, healthcare and affordable housing.
CBE awarded to Tim Rix (P 76-81) for services to the economy and regeneration in the Humber Region. https://www.rix.co.uk/news/2018/1/tim-rix-receives-cbe-in-new-years-honours/
Congratulations to the following:
Harry Brooke (W 13-17) Captained England in the recent Under 19’s Cricket World Cup.
OS Chris Sanderson recently signed a professional contract with Lancashire Cricket Club.
Abbie Scott on her 26th cap for England Rugby in the Women’s’ NatWest Six Nations Championship
Sam Moore (W 15-17) and current Sedberghian Cameron Redpath on representing England Rugby in the Under 20’s NatWest Six Nations Championship