Category Archives: News
This weekend we held another successful Old Boys’ Dinner, with just under 100 former Ermysted’s pupils attending the event in the Refectory at EGS.
18th November 2018 Read the latest news from Ermysted’s Old Boys’ Society, including details of the 2018 Old Boys’ Dinner and your chance to nominate someone to become an Honorary Life Member of the society.
This weekend the country marks the centenary of the Armistice in 1918, which brought an end to the First World War.
We have made a short video to commemorate the Old Boys and Masters of Ermysted’s who have given their lives in the service of their country. We particularly focus on some of the former pupils of our school who fought in the Great War 1914-18.
14th August 2018 It was a great season of golf for our Old Boys in 2018! Chris Windle picked up the Hitchin Trophy in May, while the Old Boys went on to record victories against both Old Giggleswickians and the EGS team. Read more about the Old Boys golf here – and get in touch […]
22nd June 2018 Following a series of defeats in recent years, we can report that our Old Boys XI finally won a match of cricket against the school team this year. Under management of James Tiffany, the Old Boys recorded a 23 run victory at Bolton Abbey Cricket Club on Friday 22nd June 2018. See […]
9th May 2018 Our latest fundraising and other news from the Ermysted’s Old Boys’ Society.
28th April 2017 Tributes to Mike Bingham and other news from the Ermysted’s Old Boys’ Society.
We’re delighted to announce that former master William Nabarro will be the guest speaker at this year’s annual Dinner.
10th September 2016 Tributes to former Head Boy Chris Greenwood, Ermysted’s gets its first Olympian, and pictures from this year’s events so far.
We are so incredibly sad to share the news with you of the death of former Ermysted’s Head Boy Chris Greenwood, aged 26.
We are sorry to report the death of Ermysted’s Old Boy Fred Luther, who has passed away at the aged of 82.
8th March 2016 An update on the new Sixth Form centre, the new EGS Headmaster is revealed and we look back at Chronicles from years gone by.
Old Boys are welcome to join us for the scattering of Peter Clarke’s ashes and a drink afterwards on Sunday 6th September.
Len Price provides an update on this year’s Old Boys’ golf competitions.
The first cricket game between the School 1st XI and the Old Boys in several years was played at Bolton Abbey Cricket Club on 26th June 2015.
The Chairman of Governors, Tony Barrett, reflected on more government spending cuts as he set-out the challenges facing the school and governing body at this year’s Speech Day held in the Sports Hall on Tuesday 30th June.
Former Headmaster David Buckroyd shares his memories of Peter ‘Nuff nuff’ Clarke, the long-serving Ermysted’s caretaker following his death this week aged 90.
This year’s Old Boys’ Society golf competition takes place on Monday 11th May at Skipton Golf Club, with the Hitchin Trophy up for grabs.
Read about December’s Old Boys’ Dinner, the departing master Simon Gregory and Jeremy Taylor’s memories of life at EGS in the 1970s.