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Photo from David Wright of MGB boys on the Foudroyant in 1963. (Photo
Album) School Opening Leaflet from Charlote Beilby whose father Martin
Beilby was at school from 1956 until 1961. (Memorabila) 08 November 2015
Photo from Chris May of the Middleton school class photo 1966 - in Middleton folder
Photo of Lawrence Spencer (MGB - 1968) in Before and Afters Section
Photo of the School Ties sent in by Jonathan Holbrook. (Memorabilia
11 November 2014 Photos from Jim France of the completed Bluecoat School buildings in the BUILDINGS folder.
Photos of the Reunion uploaded: REUNION 2014
Sad news Tony Chilvers (Jelly) - MGB 1966 died on the 21 September 2014.
The Annual reunion is on Thursday 6 November 2014 at the Rose and Crown at Derby Road at Lenton. (it's near the Wollaton Park Gate House) We are starting at about 7.30pm and may be in the upstairs room - please ask at the bar if you can't see us! Car parking is next to the pub and is pay and display, but refundable with drinks bought at the bar by presenting part of the ticket. All welcome who attended MGB in the 1960s
12 Photos taken 1968 - 69 from Jennifer Dunnicliffe
- 6 photos taken in 2012 from Andy Osgathorpe of the school shortly before it was demolished.
- School Rules added to Memorabilia Section. From Jim France
Photos showing the demolition of the school from Ann Gregory. Also to help locate where the photos have been taken I've included 2 Maps.
PHOTOS of the Reunion held at the Rose and Crown on the 26th September 2013.Sad news to some - the old school building is being demolished leaving only the school hall and gym which has been refurbished. See PHOTOS - Glen-Bott partially demolished and new Bluecoat school built arround it.
Photos of the Reunion held at the Admiral Rodney. We were joined by Terry Buckthorpe - French and PE teacher who left in 1964. (24 attended)
The Reunion will be held in the Snug Bar at the Admiral Rodney from 7pm on Thursday 18th October 2012. Please do come and join us for a drink and a chat about the good and the bad old days at MGB. I would appreciate you letting me know if you are able to come or not!
More photos from Chris Gaulton of the Glen Affric Trip in 1963 . Also from same year Prefects and a Class Photo .
More PHOTOS from Chris Gaulton of Canoe and Camping holiday in 1962 and Sledging at Wollaton Park Jan 1963.
Photos from Hilary Hulme of press cutting of the party to depart to France and also the Souvenir Programme - 1961.
Sad news - Martin Eggleton, who taught wood/metal work at MGB during our time at the school, has died aged 71. He died Monday 10th October 2011 and the funeral took place on the 19th.
PHOTOS from Val Page of school trips to Belgium and York.
This year the reunion for 1965 and 1966 year leavers is organised for Thursday 15th September 2011. We are meeting at 7.30pm for a drink in the Snug at the Admiral Rodney. Please pass this invitation on to others from MGB who might not receive my emails and also please let me know if you intend to come or not? Partners (not obligatory!) and other nearby years are welcome. Please bring with you any memorabilia and photos from school days. (and your glasses maybe!)
Photos from Chris Gaulton of Class 1b 1959 and Trip to France 1961
PHOTOS from Steve Woodhead of a mini reunion held at Telford in September 2010
A reunion is planned for 1965 and 1966 leavers. We are meeting in the snug, at the Admiral Rodney on Thursday 7th October at 7.30pm. Please pass on to others and let me know if you are coming.
2 new photos added to the MIDDLETON folder.
Dave Nunn has written a new book called Britannia Calls. It is about Nottingham schools and the push for Great War victory. According to Chris Wigley: 'A wonderful account of life in war time Nottingham.' More details .
Part 5 of 6 added of the 1965 Panoramic Photo.
PHOTOS from Joyce Dow of various school trips and photos taken at school.
From Robert Chettle a Thank you note from Mr Allcock and a signed cast list for Henry IV part 2.
New photos added to the web site:
Thank you to all who attended and made the evening a success.
Newsletter sent to 21 ex-pupils.
See Speech Day Programme for 1966 - sent in by Tony Chilvers.
Margaret Glen-Bott site completely redesigned. Please note that any previously emailed links to this site may no longer work. The Google Search tool will return incorrect links until Google re-indexes the site again.