• Aerial Photograph 1981

    Aerial Photograph 1981

    This photo was taken in November 1981 from an RN Wessex helicopter. Construction on the tech block (art block as it was then) has now been finished. Click for a higher resolution version.

     
  • Aerial Photograph 1970's

    Aerial Photograph 1970’s

    This photo was kindly provided for us by Graham Collis, former Senior Teacher of the RLS. Clues from the grounds date this photo to the 70’s, such as the size of the oak tree behind […]

     
  • Aerial Photograph 1960's

    Aerial Photograph 1960’s

    This photo does not have a date with it, but I believe it is from the 60’s as the school was being finished. The side of the gym is still scafold, and the oak tree […]

     
  • Class of '52 Reunion

    Class of ’52 Reunion

    Taken from Buckingham and Winslow Advertiser, December 2nd 1988. Click for a higher resolution version.

     
  • Old Latins : a Potted History

    Old Latins : a Potted History

    Ed Grimsdale It’ll  surprise  Old Latins to learn that the “Old Boys” has a proud history of over one century. That’s not a sexist remark because the Alumni first met before girls were first admitted […]

     
  • Mike Barton Moves On

    Mike Barton Moves On

    Many students and former staff will remember the upright figure of Mike Barton who joined RLS to teach PE and Mathematics in the 1970’s. His bearing was somewhat military under his good head of jet […]

     
  • Maurice S. Tyler - Demon Staff Bowler

    Maurice S. Tyler – Demon Staff Bowler

    Maurice Tyler, born in 1935,  came to Buckingham to be Head of French in succession to Mr Brocklebank. Maurice exuded the air of a French intellectual.  Maurice was quietly spoken, but that voice carried weight […]

     
  • Obituary - Thomas Turnball

    Obituary – Thomas Turnball

    It was with great sadness that the School learned of the death of Tom Turnball, who joined us in September 1995  and left in July 2001 after taking Advanced GNVQ in Business Studies and A-Level […]

     
  • The Royal Latin School Presents "The Pirates of Penzance" (1951)

    The Royal Latin School Presents “The Pirates of Penzance” (1951)

    Geoff Kirk who was at school after WWII has added: Nice to see the pages about the “Pirates of Penzance” – I was just a stage carpenter and well remember carrying the scenery down from […]

     
  • The School Cricket Team 1948

    The School Cricket Team 1948

    The photo is of the school cricket team in 1948.   Click on the image to see a high resolution version. The school was, of course, a very different place in those days with only 170-180 […]