Old Paludians Annual Reunion 2011


OPA Annual Reunion 2011 – 19 March 2011

An Annual Reunion for Old Paludians and former members of Slough Secondary School, Slough Grammar School, Slough High School and Upton Grammar School was held on Saturday 19 March 2011 from 11:00-17:00 at Slough Grammar School (Language College), Lascelles Road, Slough SL3 7PR. The AGM was held immediately after lunch during this event, starting approx 14:30.


11:00 First arrivals and coffee until 11:45
12:30 Buffet Lunch
14:30 Annual General Meeting
15:30 Raffle
15:45 Tea
16:45 Members depart


It is intended to post a report of the proceedings in due course. However, it is worth noting that, with Mr GH Painter’s attendance during the afternoon, all 3 living Heads / Principals were present at the same occasion (Mrs Mercedes Hernández Estrada (2010-), Mrs Margaret Lenton (1988-2010) and Mr Gerald Painter (1967-1988).


The worshipful Jagjit Singh Grewal, Mayor of Slough, and Mrs Mercedes Hernández Estrada, the new President of the Old Paludians Association and Principal of Slough Grammar School

Eva Owen, nee Frankl (1955-1962), and Mrs Mercedes Hernández Estrada

Mrs Margaret Lenton, the former President of the Old Paludians (1988-2010), Miss Rinah Kew (1923-1929) and Mrs Marie Hughes (Staff 1975-2002)

Jane Brown (1984-1990), Ken Bryant (1936-1941) and Alan Mabbott (1942-1950) – all OPA Committee

Panoramic photo of lunchtime

Panoramic photo of lunchtime

The worshipful Jagjit Singh Grewal, Mayor of Slough, and former SGS students

Commodore Laurie Brokenshire RN CBE (1966-1971) and the OPA joint webmasters, Colin Cairns (1965-1972) and Ian Cairns (1964-1971)



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