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    170 years and more of DSCB

    This amazing video uses archive materials and modern footage to capture this quintessential part of Durham School life.



    Durham School Boat Club was founded in 1847, some years after the School began racing on the river Wea...
    Posted: Tuesday, 25 April 2017
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    Durham School raises more than just smiles

    John Gillette OD (P, 1980-85) has just returned from a 10-week trip to Zambia where he has been carrying out work on behalf of his charity, The Zambezi Sunrise Trust.

    As part of his trip, John was pleased to distribute some Durham School Polo Shirts that were surplus to requirements here ...
    Posted: Tuesday, 25 April 2017
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    Lively debate at Heretics Society

    Monday 24 April saw the penultimate Heretics Society Meeting of the Year. Presenting his case in favour of euthanasia was sixth former Louis Dinsdale.

    The Heretics Society, a longstanding Durham School tradition, gives students the opportunity to present and debate heretical subjects. I...
    Posted: Monday, 24 April 2017
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    OD tells Chapel - "Don't Fear Failure"

    Jack Deverson (S, 2005-10), Managing Director, Evidence Based Education came to speak in Chapel on Wednesday 19 April. He encouraged pupils to seize the opportunities they have at the School and to press on without fearing failure. He spoke of how his fears had driven him to be successful but al...
    Posted: Wednesday, 19 April 2017
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    OD Lodge Service 2017

    On Sunday 9 April ODs, their families and friends gathered in Chapel for the annual Old Dunelmian Lodge Service of Thanksgiving. The service was taken by a trio of preachers. OD Lodge Chaplain Eric Robinson (School, 1956-59) began the service, Former School Chaplain Frances Proud gave the ser...
    Posted: Sunday, 9 April 2017
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    Proud to be BoB

    Dr Steven Proud OD (Langley, 1991-98) was recently selected by students at Bristol University for a Best of Bristol (BoB) award.

    In his BoB Lecture Dr Proud questioned the role of lectures in a technological age. He references his experiences studying A-Level Physics with Mr Curry at...
    Posted: Tuesday, 4 April 2017
    Welcome to the Alumni Community

    It is with great pleasure to welcome you to the Website.

    As a member of the Old Dunelmian  community, you can register on this site in order to:
    • search for and connect with friends from Durham School
    • register for upcoming reunions and events
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