OE Annual Dinner draws a crowd
Big School was the venue for a large gathering at the OE Annual Dinner on 12th October. President of the OE Club, John Vaughan (R 1968-1973) was delighted to welcome over 100 guests, among whom were 1983 leavers for the 30 Year Reunion, 1977-79 leavers for a reunion organised by one of the first members of White House, Sally Griffith, nee Fraser (1976-78) and a group of 2008 leavers.
A number of current and former Common Room were also there and two recently retired, long-serving members of Common Room, Alan Scadding and Simon Wade, received an OE tie and became honorary members of the OE Club.
Guest speaker was Winston Hide (G 1975-79), Associate Professor of Bioinformatics and Computational Biology at Harvard School of Public Health, who talked passionately about the importance of diversity and culture in society.
Next year, the Annual Dinner will be held on Saturday,11th October. As usual, there will be a 30 Year Reunion at the dinner and the 1984 leavers are warmly encouraged to attend.