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    Distinguished Old Wycliffians - Living

    2012 Kieran Powell ventriloquist
    2008 Anthony Graham British & European U19 Squash Champion 2009
    2005 William Moseley Film Actor (Chronicles of Narnia all 3 films) (A Great Education)
    2005 Charlie Sharples Rugby Player, Moseley RFC, Gloucester & Twice Capped for England 2012
    2005 Peter Dukes Stage Performer London Westend
    2002 Alister Walker British U23 Squash Champion 2004
    2002 Jonty Messer ITV West Country News Presenter
    2001 Will Gidman Durham County Cricketer, Gloucestershire County Cricketer
    1999 Alex Gidman Gloucestershire County Cricketer. Capt England A tour of India 2004. England Squad 2004. Capt of Gloucestershire since 2009
    1998 Major Vicki Warrington RE (nee Smallwood) Army & UK Women's Biathlon Team
    1998 J. Richard Bevan Yacht & Car designer. Awarded 2001 Manufactures and commerce Award by Royal Society of Arts
    1997 Tim A.N Payne Rugby Player, Bristol, Cardiff and Wasps. Capped for England 2004, 2006 & 2007
    1996 James Gorick Director of Music at St. Paul's Cathedral School since 2006
    1995 Rebecca Ridgeway Cambridge Women's Hockey 'Blue' & Durham University 'Full Palatinate'
    1994 James Gould Rolls Royce Award for Engineering Excellence 1998
    1994 Benjamin Hughes Cellist for the BBC Orchestra
    1992 Justin Morris British National Motorcross Champion (3 years)
    1992 Matthew PD Morris Econ Advisor to Papua New Guinea Treasury Dept.
    1991 Matthew Singer Capt. Rugby and University 'Red' Bristol University. Capt. England Students. Cambridge Blue 19. One time Housemaster at Wycliffe College. United World College, Singapore. 95 & 1996.
    1991 Sabet Choudhury BBC Points West News Presenter
    1990 Jun Tanaka Head Chef, Renaissance London Chancery Court Hotel and Pearl Restaurant
    1988 Tim Whitfield Assistant Curator Harvard University Herbaria
    1986 Scott Winnard Won 1998 AutoItalia Championship for Ferrari
    1984 Aisling Irwin Science Correspondent Daily Telegraph. Science Journalist of the Year Award 2000
    1983 Henry Tremaine Senior Lecturer in Equine Surgery, Univ. Of Bristol
    1983 Prof. Jonathan Powell Head of Micronutrient Research, Medical Research Council, Cambridge
    1983 Andrew R.T. Davies Assembly Member for South Wales Central in National Assembly for Wales and Shadow Minister for Health & Social Services
    1982 Mark Pitman National Hunt Jockey & Trainer. Winner of Cheltenham Gold Cup
    1980 Hon. Richard N. Williams Senior Magistrate Providenciales & Acting Chif Justice Turks & Caicos Islands
    1980 Charles Stayt TV Newscaster & Presenter BBC 1 Breakfast
    1980 W.J 'Bill' Baker Commonwealth Gold Medallist UK Lightweight V111 Commonwealth Games, Canada 1994
    1980 Dr Mark Porter MBE GP, Medical author and TV Personality
    1979 Peter Wesley Principal Contrabassoon, BBC Phiharmonic Orchestra. Professor Royal Northern College of Music.
    1979 Mark Hemming Jones Rugby Player Llanelli and Wales 'B'
    1977 Prof. Ian Day Professor of Human Genetics, University of Southampton
    1977 Robert Keene Silver Medal World Microlighting Championships 1996. Bronze Medal World Air Games 1997, Silver Medal in 2009
    1976 John Duncan OBE Diplomat, Charge a'Affaires in Tirana, and UK. Delegation to NATO, Brussels.
    1976 Dr Philip Pritchard GP, Racehorse Owner, Trainer and Jockey. Ow Society Chairman. Capped Player for Gloucester Rugby Club and London Welsh Rugby Club
    1976 Patrick Stayt Commander i/c Swindon Div. Wilts Constabulary; Deputy National Sec. Police Superintendents' Association for England and Wales
    1975 Timothy Evans Jones Opera Singer
    1975 Jonathan Harle BBC Radio Presenter, Radio Cumbria, Radio Newcastle, and Radio Cleveland.
    1974 Prof. Christopher Bunker Professor of Dermatology, Imperial College, London
    1972 Brigadier James Askew OBE Logistics Advisor to UN High Commission for Refugees in former Yugoslavia 1994. Military Attache Riyadh 2006
    1972 Prof James Thornton Professor of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Nottingham
    1972 Brigadier Robin Bacon Director of Personnel Planning and Veterans, MOD. Governor at Wycliffe College
    1972 Brigadier Martin Rutledge MOD
    1971 Peter Cullimore BBC Newsreader and Journalist
    1971 Sir (Dr) Roland Jacksn Bt. Director of Education & Acting Head of the Science Museum. Cheif Executive British Association for the Advancement of Science
    1970 Jonathan Battersby National President Life Assurance Association 2003-04
    1970 Dr John Stillwell Reader in Geography, University of Leeds
    1968 Dr Andrew Cummin Senior Medical Officer ( Research) RAF Institute of Aviation Medicine
    1967 Dr James Valender Professor of Languages, University of Mexico
    1967 Robert Webb QC Barrister in Aviation Law. General Counsel for British Airways to 2009
    1967 Derrick Tuke Hastings Interior Designer Millennium Dome 2000
    1966 George Bartlett International President of Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators 2000
    1965 Simon Coombs MP (Cons.) for Swindon1983-97, Ex governor of Wycliffe College
    1965 Prof. Paul. J Ciclitira Professor of Gastro-Enterology, Guy's Hospital
    1965 Dr Brian Warr Senior Research Scientist Ontario Hydro
    1965 Richard Welch European Finance Director, the Greyhound Bus Company
    1965 Jeremy Nicholas Composer, Lyricist, actor, author and broadcaster
    1965 Michael L Williams CB Chief Executive UK Debt Management HM Treasury
    1965 John Mayell Warwickshire Golfer 1968-88 , County Champion and Captain , Midland Counties Captain and Seniors Champion. Finalist English Amateur Championship 1977 and England Squad 1978/ 79. Honorary Life Member Copt Heath Golf Club.
    1964 Michael E.K. Graham Cambridge Rowing Blue. One time secretary CUBC
    1963 Dr Michael Bowen One time MO to NZ Olympic Rowing team and to All Blacks Rugby Club
    1962 Prof. Peter Bakewell Professor of History, Southern Methodist University Dallas, Texas
    1962 Prof. Jules Goddard Gresham Professor of Commerce London Business School
    1962 Dr Jonathan Lewis Director Pharmacutical Business Development for Boots plc.
    1962 Dr Richard K. Morris One time Reader in Architectural History, University of Warwick. Architectural Advisor Tewkesbury Abbey.
    1962 Prof.Roger Moore Professor of Spanish, St. Thomas University, Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada. 3Ms Teaching Fellowship Award 2000
    1962 Alastair (Al) Stweart International Singer/Songwriter based in California
    1960 Michael Tucker UK Event Rider and BBC Equestrian Commentator. Director of Burghley Horse Trials
    1960 Frank Norville Master Worshipful Co. Of Spectacle Makers 1988
    1960 Nigel Hutchinson Brooks Managing Director Autralian College of Aviation
    1959 His Hon. Judge W.David Matthews Judge on Midlands Circuit
    1959 Prof. John Gardiner Prof of Cognitive Psychology, City University, London
    1959 Prof. Richard M. Denton FRS Prof & Head of Dept of Biochemistry, Bristol
    1958 Michael Eddershaw High Sheriff of South Glamorgan 2000
    1958 J. Michael Morris Master of the Poulters Company 2002
    1958 Dr Laurence Drury Vice Chancellor & Head of Accounting & Finance, University of Buckingham
    1958 John C. Thurston HM Deputy Lieutenant Gloucestershire 2009
    1957 His Hon Judge Robert Taylor One time Judge on Northern Circuit
    1957 Brian Whitehouse National Chairman British Water Ski Federation; National Barefoot Water Ski Champion 1982
    1956 Maj. Gen. Graham Fawcus CB Sword of Honour, Sandhurst; Chief of Staff Live Oak, SHAPE 1988-91. Chairman of Governors Wycliffe College
    1956 Sir Michael Graydon GCB CBE Air Chief Marshal; Chief of Air Staff. Vice Chair of Governors Wycliffe College
    1956 Roger Cullimore Master, Worshipful Company of Carmen 2005
    1956 Timothy Walker US Musician and Entertainer - Sadie Grren Sales Ragtime Jugband, Pennsylvania. USA
    1956 Ven. Paul Wheatley One time Archdeacon of Sherbourne, Dorset
    1955 Dr Martin Angel Oceanographer, National Environment Research Council; Senior Principal Scientific Officer, Institute of Oceanographic Sciences
    1955 Sir Anthony Readon Smith Bt Clerk to Worshipful Company of Fuellers 2005
    1955 David Winks HM Deputy Lieutenant Buckinghamshire
    1954 John Cleare Mountaineer, explorer and photgrapher
    1954 John Strange Master Worshipful Company of Framework Knitters 2002
    1953 Brian Morgan Chairman, Court of Examiners for FRCS (Eng)
    1951 John Heyman Film Producer. Grand Prix winner, Cannes Film Festival 1971 & 1973
    1951 Paul Fisher President English Golf Union 2004
    1951 Dr Walter Eltis Director General, National Economic Development Office 1988-92. Economic Adviser to President of the Board of Trade. One time Governor Wycliffe College
    1950 Dr Roger Sawyer Winner of Airey Neave Prize for Human Rights 1985. Author
    1949 Mark Sheldon CBE President Law Society 1992-93. Hon. Master of Bench Middle Temple 1994
    1948 Capt. Nicholas Clack Cambridge Blue; England, Commonwealth & Olympic Oarsman. Commodore RN. Vice President Wycliffe College
    1947 Dr Hugh Tyndale Biscoe Chief Research Scientist, Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation, Canberra.
    1946 Prof. John Jenkins Professor of International Management, Monterey, California
    1945 Rt. Rev Michael Ball Bishop of Truro (Previously Bishop of Jarrow)
    1945 Prof. Keith Ronald Emeritus Professor and Director of Institute for Environmental Policy and Director of the Arboretum, University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada.
    1944 Jake Nicholson Artist
    1944 Christopher CU Williams British Olympic Bobsleigh team 1956; Captain World Championships 1957-59
    1942 David Skittery Bulmers Golden Apple Award for cider growing 1996
    1941 Shaul Ramati One time Israeli Ambassador at large; Senior Consultant on International Affairs to Minister of Energy and Infrastructure, Jerusalem
    1940 Prof. David Bettison Emeritus Professor Sociology and Social Anthropology, University of Waikato NZ.
    1940 Prof. Peter H.A. Sneath FRS Emeritus Professor of Microbiology, University of Leicester
    1938 Yohanan Ramati Director of Jerusalem Institute for Western Defence
    1052 Air Cdr. Vivian Warrington One time Director of Protocol, Hong Kong Government

    Distinguished Old Wycliffians - Deceased

    1958 Peter Loake Managing Director Loake Brothers, Shoe Manufacturers, Northampton
    1951 John A.T Loyd Master of the Bench, Grays Inn 1994
    1949 John Bacon Chorus Master Royal Opera House Covent Garden and Sydney Opera. Professor of Vocal Interpretation Sydney Conservatorium and Guildhall School of Music
    1946 Jeffrey Harborne FRS Prof. Of Plant Biochemistry University of Reading
    1943 Gilbert Parkhouse Glamorgan and England Cricketer
    1943 James Kingham Recorder of Nottingham 1971-73 Circuit Judge
    1942 Douglas Gifford Prof. Of Hispanic Studies University of St. Andrews
    1941 Sir Denis Malone Solicitor General of Barbados, Chief Justice of Belize and Supreme Court Judge of the Bahamas
    1941 Michael Morley John Judge of the supreme Court of Hong Kong
    1939 Roger Gray Queen's Counsellor
    1938 Dr John Collingwood One time research Director ICI & President Wycliffe College
    1936 Air Vice Marshal Charles V. Winn CBE DSO DFC
    1934 Dr Geoffrey Tovey Director and Founder of the UK Transplantation Service. President of the International Society of Blood Transfusion
    1930 T.Lloyd Robinson Pro Vice Chancellor University of Bristol 1984-87
    1930 David L. Hughes Prof. Of Veterinary Science University of Liverpool, Pro Vice Chancellor University of Liverpool 1975-78
    1929 Lord Rochester (2nd) Pro Chancellor University of Keele 1976-82
    1928 Brynmor Thomas Welsh Hockey International. British Team 1948 Olympics
    1926 Air Vice Marshall Colin Stewart CB CBE
    1926 Wilfred Seaby Director Museum & Art Gallery, Belfast
    1924 Ben Parkin MP for Stroud 1945-50 and Paddington 1955-59 (Labour)
    1922 Wing Cdr Roland George DSO OBE Olympic Gold Medalist for Rowing 1936
    1920 Ernest A.J. Davies Under Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs 1947-51 (Labour)
    1912 Ifor Evans Principal of University College Aberystwyth
    1902 Sir Pendrill Varrier Jones Founder & Medical Director of Papworth Settlement and Hospital, Cambridge. President of Wycliffe College
    1900 Charles Barnett Gloucestershire and England Cricketer
    1898 Sir Thomas Franklin Sibly Prof. Geography University College, Cardiff; First Principla of Unversity College Swansea; Vice Chancellor University of Wales 1925-26, Vice Chancellor University of Reading 1930-37
    1896 Dr Somerville Hastings MP for Reading and later Barking
    1895 Dr Ananda Kentish Coomaraswamy Director of Museum of Fine Arts, Boston and Research Fellow in Indian, Persian and Mohammadan Fine Art
    1891 Samuel Grist Captained England Shooting Team at Bisley 1935,1936, 1956
    1891 Sir William Stanier Chief Mechanical Engineer LMS, Steam Locomotive Designer. Scientific advisor to Ministry of Production 1948. President Wycliffe College
    1889 Lord Rochester (1st Creation) MP for Rochester 1906-18, Paymaster General 1931-35
    1889 Major General W.W Foster CMG DSO & 2 Bars, MC, Croix de Guerre (FR & Belg), President of the Canadian Legion, President of Canadian Alpine Club. First ascents of Mount Robson and Mount Logan
    1888 Sidney H. Smith All England Tennis Champion 1896
    1888 Sir Edmund Spriggs KCVO Physician to several London Hospitals
    1884 Rt Rev Arthur H. Browne First Bishop of the Bermudas