Old Paludians Annual Reunion 2012


There are two celebrations this year regarding the centenary of the School:

On Saturday 17 March 2012, the Old Paludians Association held its Annual Reunion at Slough Grammar School, Lascelles Road – please see below.

On Thursday 29 March 2012 from 18:00-20:00, Slough Grammar School held a new building opening and Centenary Celebration, to celebrate past and present successes.

OPA Annual Reunion 2012 – 17 March 2012

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 17 March 2012 from 11:00-17:00 at Slough Grammar School, Lascelles Road, Slough SL3 7PR. To allow time for socialising, the AGM was held immediately before lunch during this event, starting approx 12:00.


11.00 Registration and coffee.
11.45 Roll of Honour and Memorial Service for Miss Booth.
12.00 AGM
12.30 Lunch
15.00 Concert by Anniversary Choir
15.30 Unveiling of Plaque
15.40 Mrs Mercedes Hernández Estrada, Principal, Slough Grammar School
15.50 Raffle
16.00 Tea
17 00 Depart


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Almost 200 visitors sit down to lunch

Almost 200 visitors sit down to lunch

Almost 200 visitors sit down to lunch

Patrick Donachy (1980-86), Adrian Greene (1980-86) and friends

Visitors view the Archive Room

Visitors view the Archive Room – again

Adrian Greene (1980-86) and Patrick Donachy (1980-86)

Stuart Callaway (1941-1947) and Colin Cairns (joint webmaster, 1965-72)

Enid Matthews (Watkins, 1950-1955), Ian Cairns (joint webmaster, 1964-71 and Staff 2003-2005) and Mary Adamson MBE (1952-57)

Ann Spracklen (Bond, 1952-57) and friend

Visitors view the website

David Bleakley (SGS Staff) welcomes visitors to the Library

The Old Paludians Choir, with Jeremy Soane (SGS Staff) on piano

The Old Paludians Choir, with Jeremy Soane (SGS Staff) on piano

Mr G.H. Painter (SGS1967-1982, UGS1982-1988), Mrs M. Hernández Estrada (SGS2010-) and Mrs M. Lenton (UGS1988-1993, SGS1993-2010) – past and present Principals – in front of the newly-unveiled board, presented by the Old Paludians Association in honour of the School’s centenary

The Old Paludians Centenary Reunion cake

The Head Girl and Head Boy assist the Mayor in cutting the cake



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