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29 October 2009 Update: Patrick Vanderpant (A. 2003-08) and his mate Rich made it all the way to Amsterdam!

Raising money for the Prostate Cancer Research Centre doing a 36 hour hitchhike had to get as far from the Durham prison without any money - just their powers of charm and persuasion!

Please visit their JustGiving page; Any kind of donation would be hugely appreciated for what is a really worthy cause.
27 January 2009 Annabelle & Bruce Josyfon (L. 1986-91) are delighted to announce the birth of their first son, James Alexander (right), on the 27th January 2009.
09 October 2008

For reasons best known to himself David has chosen to show his support for wounded servicemen (and raise a considerable amount of cash) by leaping out of a perfectly serviceable aircraft.

10 December 2009

Ayan is fronting another prime time series, working title "Celebrity Quitters", this time made by Tiger Aspect for FIVE (to be aired mid january) funded by the NHS and the show follows Ayan and Big Brother psychologist Cecilia d'Felice help five celebrities quit smoking who all have cameras on them 24-7.

15 June 2009

David has been awarded a scholarship place to Educators@spaceacademy in Huntsville, Alabama, after 15 years in teaching. It is the Honeywell space educators fully intensive astronaut style week training programme for Maths and Science teachers from all over the world.

07 November 2004

Brighton College has benefited in many ways from the leadership and vision of Anthony Seldon. One of the most remarkable innovations he has brought to pupils, parents and OBs alike are his now legendary visits to the Great War battlefields.

13 May 2004

In his inimitable style Peter Gough entertained with his entire family over a hundred Friends to a memorable lunch party at Pelham House, Lewes, on Sunday, 28th. March, 2004 to celebrate his 90th. birthday.

01 September 2003

On 11 March 2003 three old pals from School House, Malcolm Baldwin (S. 1958-62), Rich Beales (S. 1957-62) & Steve Webbe (S. 1957-62), paid a visit to their former Housemaster, Peter Gough, in his Lewes home.

05 June 2005

It had been some considerable time since the College had heard from one of her most famous sons, former Grand Prix racer Jonathan Palmer (A. 1969-74). In fact, to my recollection the last visit he paid to the school was when I had invited him to talk to the school’s Auto Club back in 1982! We were therefore particularly delighted when Jonathan contacted our President to invite the Association to enjoy a day’s hospitality at Brands Hatch. We were offered a large suite high above the main startline straight offering a magnificent view of every corner of the circuit.

01 January 2004

Former Grand Prix racer and Old Brightonian Jonathan Palmer has agreed to purchase the four race circuits owned by Brands Hatch Circuits Limited: Brands Hatch, Cadwell Park, Oulton Park and Snetterton, for an undisclosed sum.

19 June 2005

The Sunset Strippers are none other than Brighton studio bods Harry Diamond (L. 1996-99), Sergei Hall, Kieron McTeman, who have already notched up a Top 25 hit with their remix of 'Cry Little Sister; the theme tune to the Lost Boys film. They have also remixed Planet Funk's forthcoming hit 'The Switch; which features in the latest Mitsubishi television adverts.

21 October 2005

Emily Nelson (W. 1997-02) has won Friday's (21st October 2005) heat of ITV's "A Brush With Fame".

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