• More on the Evans Clan : David, Jennifer & Philip

    More on the Evans Clan : David, Jennifer & Philip

    It was lovely, last month,  to catch up with (Professor) David Evans forty years on and, of course, we chatted about his brother and sister: Jennifer and Philip. Philip’s progress in recent years has been […]

     
  • Three Chemists of RLS

    Three Chemists of RLS

    More on this story, later.  A time there was when the eldest chemist set up methane explosions before breakfast with gas produced in-house by  the school’s cow pat anaerobic digester and  the Professor, now at […]

     
  • RLS Cricket XI c.1950

    RLS Cricket XI c.1950

     
  • WITHOUT THE PRINCE  - RLS School Play 1951

    WITHOUT THE PRINCE – RLS School Play 1951

    Back Row: Jim Faulkner, George March, Bill Theobald, Derek Lillistone, John Fulton, David Stopps Front Row: Anne (née Bull) Wagland, Dorothy (née Johnson) Shaw, Miss Merritt, Mary (née Bonner) Castle, Barbara Aris. Dorothy Shaw has […]

     
  • News from Rita (née Shaw) March who lives in Hants

    News from Rita (née Shaw) March who lives in Hants

    I certainly know Roger [Wagland]. He and I were classmates, but also were Head Boy and Head Girl at the Buckingham Primary School in 1949, but I doubt if Roger remembers that!   He and I […]

     
  • Suzanne Fidler back in Rotherfield

    Suzanne Fidler back in Rotherfield

    Suzanne White(nee Fidler) a boarder in the 70s was back in England recently and stayed in Buckingham with the Cooper family. Suzanne now lives in Canada, after an RAF career in which she travelled widely […]

     
  • Countdown to 600 Campaign Launch

    Countdown to 600 Campaign Launch

    RLS is now just days away from launching a campaign to raise funds to improve the school site, starting with a multi-million pound Science & Technology building in 2015. Old Latins are invited to attend […]

     
  • John Bradley is rebuilding Yorkshire

    John Bradley is rebuilding Yorkshire

    A message from John Bradley: I guess a fair bit of time has passed eh… Yeah, easy-ish, running a large Jewson branch up here in Leeds, about a dozen staff. Slightly less hair these days, […]

     
  • Clive Martin retires from the University of Buckingham

    Clive Martin retires from the University of Buckingham

    Clive stands at the junction of Manor and Church streets in Buckingham. Behind him lies the Old Churchyard and more distantly the clocktower of his University which he has served as Facilities Manager. Old Latins […]

     
  • It's Late April & it's Snowing - RLS in 1908!

    It’s Late April & it’s Snowing – RLS in 1908!

    We may have had the worst summer ever at RLS but spare a thought for its pupils back in April 1908 , less than a year after it had moved to it’s “new” site in […]