50 Years Ago Today: Cambridge Honours Wynberg Old Boy J.E. Littlewood

Professor John Edensor Littlewood, 1885 – 1977, renowned Mathematician, Wynberg Old Boy and son of Wynberg Headmaster Mr ET Littlewood – after whom Littlewood Boarding House is named.   On this day: Cambridge University, 10 June 1965 The following article is quoted directly from the ‘News of Old Boys’ pp 106, 107 of the ‘Annual […]

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Open Microphone with Demetri Catrakilis & Nic Groom, 17 June 2015

Open Microphone: Demetri Catrakilis & Nic Groom Bill Bowden Pavilion 17th June 2015 @ 6.30pm Our next Open Microphone guests are Demetri Catrakilis and Nic Groom, the current Stormers half backs. Both Nic and Demetri are vital components to the Stormers play and will be interviewed for the first time at an Open Microphone by Wynberg […]

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Wynberg Old Boys’ Union AGM 2015

NOTICE OF THE ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF THE WYNBERG OLD BOYS’ UNION To all members of The Wynberg Old Boys’ Union notice is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting will be held at the Bill Bowden Pavilion on Wednesday 11th March 2015 at 18h00. The purpose of the Annual General Meeting is to conduct all required […]

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Headmaster’s Blog: “Flying the Flag (2) with the Men of Wynberg”

“When parts of Windsor Castle burnt down in and marital scandals regarding two of her sons were rocking the establishment, Queen Elizabeth 11 is reported to have said that 1992 was an ‘annus horribilis’ – a dreadful year.  In the same speech, she said:  ‘Distance is well-known to lend enchantment, even to the less attractive […]

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Wynberg Sailors take 2nd place in Lipton Cup

Wynberg sailors were part of the Zeekoeivlei Yacht Club team that caused a stir by taking 2nd place in the recent Lipton Cup. Wynberg’s Nicholas Faraday reports: “Building up to the race people were telling us that we would find ourselves at the back of the fleet and that no one wins the Cup on their first attempt […]

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