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12 July 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).

13 July 2023

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. 

19 June 2023

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.

14 June 2023

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!

30 May 2023

Emma Bishop (Blackshaw), granddaughter of Bill and Elizabeth Blackshaw, completed the London Marathon at the end of last month, raising a staggering £75,000 for Royal Marsden Cancer Charity.

24 May 2023

 Will Bicknell-Found is a comedy actor, as well as a private tutor and luxury goods marketeer. "Pool Noodles", Will's show at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in 2022 proved a huge hit, selling out and getting some great reviews.

16 May 2023

The Leonardo Competition, sponsored by Old Brightonian Philip Mitchell (Ha. 1960-65), has this year seen its most successful year to date.

25 April 2023

The literary magazine Granta will this week publish its Best of Young British Novelists 5 and Old Brightonian Saba Sams (Se. 2009-12) will be included in this prestigious edition. 

17 April 2023

Marcus spoke to Alex about growing up in Brighton and his time at the College as they enjoyed the sunny views from the i360 tower. They spoke about playing against each other’s schools, and how it felt to score a try at Twickenham.

24 April 2023

Chinat is founder of Quest2Learn, a start-up venture that is building virtual labs to improve hands-on experiential learning. Already, they have worked with the likes of Johns Hopkins and Chinese University of Hong Kong. Recently, Chinat was accepted into Stanford to study in their graduate master's program in Learning, Design, and Technology, where he will be further expanding his work with Quest2Learn, while also exploring the future of AI in education.

21 April 2023

Last week, King Charles visited Sandhurst for 200th Sovereign’s Parade for his first time as monarch. Old Brightonian Major General Zac Stenning (Ha. 1985-90), Commandant of the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst (RMAS), met the King for the Parade.

02 March 2023

Registered nutritionist and executive coach Karina Antram (Ch. 2001-03) explores simple and achievable steps to boost your energy levels in her new book, Fix Your Fatigue.

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