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OP Charlie English's new book 'The Gallery of Miracles and Madness' uncovers the little-known story of Hitler's war on modern art and the mentally ill… More...

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Former school boys enjoy some friendly golfing competition at Ganton Golf Club More...

OPs Tom Screeton and James Hopwood gave BBC TV presenter Dom Littlewood, a crash course in the Birds Eye pea harvesting process in the programme Dom D… More...

The OP office set up a number of virtual cycling, running and walking challenges through the Myles Challenges app which have now been completed and co… More...

OP Lewis Wilson (14-16)

OP Lewis Wilson (14-16) flew six thousand miles to play fifteen minutes of rugby for his new Hong Kong Club, before the region went into lockdown and … More...

OP Lindsay Oliver (93-98) set up the New Beginnings Peer Support charity in February 2020 with Harrogate Borough Council Officer Mel Milner to support… More...

OP Frances Plant (97-05) has successfully combined two of her passions – the natural world and education – to launch a forest school business with Poc… More...

Joan Gough (née Sawyer, 75-77) has been elected as the new OP President at the Annual General Meeting of the Old Pocklingtonian Association, held by Z… More...

OP Hannah Dawes (01-08)

Hannah Dawes (01-08), Head of Learning for Life at Oundle School, has launched a new weekly, free-to-access web series, The Exchange, which explores i… More...

Tom Stoppard (51-54) with performers at the opening of the Tom Stoppard Theatre

The long awaited biography of OP Sir Tom Stoppard (51-54),acclaimed playwright and leading voice in British theatre, was published this month, entitle… More...

Congratulations to all OPs who finished their degrees this summer under what must have been very difficult circumstances. More...

OP Tom Kay (97-07)

After playing the character of Stephen Wraysford in Rachel Wagstaff's stage adaptation of Sebastian Faulks' best-selling novel Birdsong, OP Tom Kay re… More...

OP Rob Webber (94-04)

OP Rob Webber (94-04), Sale Sharks and former England hooker, has announced he will retire from professional rugby union at the end of the 2019-20 sea… More...

Yorkshire Academy prop, Ben Carlile (07-18) has signed a full-time contract with premiership club Sale Sharks making his debut for the side in their C… More...

Pocklington School was used as a film location by production company Five Fifty Five Productions Ltd over the Christmas holidays, following an enquiry… More...

Tributes have been pouring in for former pupil and long-serving former teacher of Pocklington School, Malcolm Milne, who sadly passed away in the earl… More...

OP Rachel Clark (91-96) has launched Nut and Noggin, a new shampoo bar brand aimed at reducing waste from plastic shampoo bottles and packaging.  More...

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