Deaths / Obituaries

18 August 2020

We are sad to announce the passing of Susan Smith, a popular and respected member of the Brighton College community in the 1970s, during which time her husband, Gordon Smith, was Head Master of the Junior School.

12 April 2020

Nigel Dearsly (L 1960-65) died over Easter as a result of Covid-19, aged 72.

20 April 2020

We are sad to announce that of one of our eldest members of the OB community, Robert Fry (Le. 1940-43), passed away on the 31st March 2020 at the age of 94.

14 April 2020

Anthony Whitestone (CR, 1971-2006) pens tribute to Charlie Chase, former Head Groundsman at the College.

28 June 2019

28th June 2019 marks the 90th anniversary of the death of Edward Carpenter, the socialist philosopher, poet, writer, & campaigner for homosexual rights.

24 May 2019

Dr Christopher Charles Black of Henfield died on Friday 24th May, aged 82. He was was the School Doctor at Brighton College from 1978 until 1997.

23 May 2019

Michael Yorke (Ha. 1956-58) was an Anglican priest and for most of his ministry, was associated with four English cathedrals.

12 February 2019

Peter Points, whose association with the College spanned some 45 years, died in a nursing home in Winchester on 4 February, aged 90.

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