April 2014
Summer term
Friday 9 May
50s and 60s Event: London
Richard Leathem (1964) invites 50s/60s
OAs to a guided tour of the Temple
(including Da Vinci code crusader tombs),
Lincoln’s Inn, the Royal Courts of Justice
and a fine old ale house followed by a
memorable dinner and optional hotel and
theatre extension. Tour from 2.15 pm,
dinner from 7.30 pm charged at £55.
Tuesday 13 May
OA Golf Day: Frilford Heath Golf Club
OA golfers of all ages and levels are
welcome. For further details, please
contact David Blomley (1976)
Saturday 7 June
Year Group Reunions:
See P15 for details
Sunday 8 June
Cricket: OAs & Common Room
v Abingdon Vale Cricket Club
Match starts at 11.30 am and lunch
and tea will be provided for players.
Refreshments available for spectators and
a BBQ in the evening (weather permitting)
for friends and families. If you are
interested in playing, please email:
Friday 27 June
Tennis: OAs v Oxford Lawn Tennis Club
4.00 – 7.00 pm followed by refreshments.
A combination of singles and doubles
matches, as current boys and OAs fight it
out for the trophy. There is no charge for
this event. Please email:
Friday 4 July
Henley Royal Regatta
If Abingdon are still in the draw, OAs and
parents are invited for strawberries and
Pimm’s during the afternoon tea break at
the FASBC tent in Henley Cricket Club car
park. There is no charge for this event.
Michaelmas term
Saturday 20 September
Rugby: 1st XV v OAs, Abingdon School
The current 1st XV will play against a team
of recent leavers. Spectators are very
welcome to attend. There will also be a
match between older teams of OAs.
If you would like to play please email:
Saturday 27 September
Open Day
OAs are very welcome to attend the
School Open Day from 11:30 am, and to
join the Club in a BBQ lunch from 12:30 pm.
There will be no charge. If you would like to
come, please email:
Monday 29 September
Hong Kong Reception
A reception for OAs, current and former
parents, and friends of Abingdon School.
6.30 pm Excelsior Hotel. If you would like
to come, please email:
Saturday 11 Octber
Rugby: Abingdon v Radley
Come along and support Abingdon’s
rugby teams, kick-off and venues will be
announced nearer the time.
All Old Abingdonians welcome to attend
the Club AGM, starting at 12.30 pm in
Lacies Court. If you would like to stay for
lunch, please email:
Friday 14 November
London Drinks Reception
Please save the date – details to follow,
there will be no charge for this event.
Thursday 20 November
Subject Reception: History
A reception for pupils, parents and OAs
interested in history; including military
6.30 – 7.30 pm
If you would like to attend the reception,
please email:
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