Air Commodore Nick Hay was presented with a CBE from King Charles at Windsor Castle on 11 July in the presence of his family, and at the end of almost 35 years’ service in the Royal Air Force.
News from OBs
Get Set Galactic is available on BBC Iplayer and showing throughout the summer on Cbeebies.
Alicia started working professionally as an actor when she was still in full-time education at Brighton College and has enjoyed a varied career across stage and screen.
Marcus Smith (Le. 2011-17) named in Steve Borthwick's 2023 England Rugby World Cup Team.
Nicholas Brice's (Ch./Le. 1972-76) award-winning Fringe Show returns for 15th year.
August's edition of Our Alumni features Vicky Lam.
Following a varied period of study and work, Vicky became a founding member of the charity, Dignify. She spoke to us about her charity work, gave her younger self some fantastic advice, and reminisced about food discoveries as a youngster in the UK.
Harlequins recently confirmed England, and British & Irish Lions fly-half, Marcus Smith (LE. 2011-17) has signed a contract extension with the Club.
The Old Brightonian has agreed a contract extension which will see the 24-year-old remain in Quins colours beyond the 2023/24 season.
Tosin Akinluyi (Fe. 1990-92) has been nominated as a finalist in the Financial Services Senior Leader of the Year category, at the Black British Business Awards 2023.
Nicholas Allan releases The King's Pants
Following the success of his previous books - including award-winning The Queen’s Knickers - Nicholas Allan is delighting young audiences with his new release, The King’s Pants (published April 2023 by Andersen Press).
Following her days at Brighton College, Lexie studied History at the University of Exeter, graduating in 2018 (BA Hons). She is now working towards a qualification as a solicitor – due to qualify in 2025.
Blind Create started in 2021 with the kind help of Alex Bremer (Ry. 1979-83) of 3Bweb.com. The aim was to launch a new online art tuition service for Blind and partially sighted people.
We caught up with Nick at our recent Old Brightonians President’s Lunch and heard about his fascinating career as a specialist in antiques and fine art. He tells us about corridor cricket, camaraderie in Durnford House and the joy of having triplets!