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Train Journeys to St Andrew's College, Grahamstown, in the 1950s By Wenman John (Katie) Coke (Mullins 1954)

7th March 2019

Train Journeys to St Andrew's College Grahamstown in the s By Wenman John Katie Coke Mullins Old Preppies Edward Coke the th Earl of Leicester and his brother John Coke with their wives The Coke brotherspaid Prep a visit in November whilst Edward Coke attended his threunion at College Recollections ...

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Mark Patterson (Upper 1969) taking part in the Asian Le Mans

24th January 2019

Mark Patterson (Upper 1969) raced on 12 January 2019 in the 4Hours of Buriram during the Asian Le Mans Series. Please CLICK HERE for highlights from this race.

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Snaps Mafanya (Espin 2002) studying towards his MBA at Oxford University

23rd January 2019

Congratulations to Sinethemba Snaps Mafanya (Espin 2002) who started with the Executive MBA programme at the Saïd Business School in Oxford University in September 2018.We wish you all the best with your studies!

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Up for an extreme sporting challenge?

21st January 2019

John Michael Tawse Espin founded two of South Africa's more extreme sporting events The first official Skyrun took place in with participants but had to be cancelled at Snowdon Peak due to extreme weather conditions gale force winds snow and sleet The following year saw finishers and finishers in The ...

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Leopard Statue in Hout Bay

18th January 2019

Did you know that the leopard statue in Hout Bay was created by OA,Ivan Mitford-Barberton (Espin 1912). Read more HERE...

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The Old Andrean Who Gave the World the Deep Level Underground Railway

15th January 2019

By Peter BallThere are not many South Africans who have been honoured by having a statue of themselves erected in London… writes Peter Ball from The Heritage Portal Only two come readily to mind and they are Jan Smuts and Nelson Mandela whose statues stand proudly in Parliament Square Westminster ...

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The St Andrew's College Chapel

24th November 2018

A history - BY MARGUERITE POLAND ‘The Chapel is a place where hearts have thoughts’ The Chapel stands as testimony to the faith of its builders the courage of those to whom it became a memorial and the spirit it imbues in every College boy Meticulously researched and lovingly woven ...

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Western Cape Branch Function - 16 November 2018

20th November 2018

Western Cape Branch Function The Western Cape Branch Function took place at the Waterfront on Friday November The evening started with an AGM and Michael Bowren and Tanya Bennet were elected as office bearers for The dinner took place upstairs at LIFE Grand Café which provided a stunning backdrop with ...

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The Bell Note - St Andrew's College Rowing 1958 - 2018

19th November 2018

The Bell Note is the story of the St Andrew's College Rowing Club - founded in by Axel Ohlsson and initiated by Thomas P Bligh a scholar at the time Like the history of College itself the book is peppered with stories of great characters fascinating anecdotes and anecdotal tales ...

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Sydney Branch Function - 17 November 2018

17th November 2018

The annual Sydney old DSG girl and OA evening was hosted on Friday November old girls and boys joined in the celebrations from far and wide including New Zealand A wonderful night was had by all with many trips down memory lane A huge thank you to everyone who made ...

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Bedford Branch Function

2nd November 2018

The annual Bedford Branch Function was held at the Bedford Club on Friday November There was a good turnout of OAs DSG Old Girls and staff The AGM was held with a record attendance and Charles Wienand Upper was re-elected Chairman of the branch with Hugh Ainslie Upper replacing Denham ...

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St Andrew's College Highland Gathering - 22 & 23 September 2018

22nd September 2018

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