Jack P Tupper (CHSB 1949-1956)

1. With a knowledge of National Service I joined the RNVR in 1955 and 1956 while still at school. 2. Served two weeks training in both of those years. 3. This is why I do not appear on the High School for Boys Prefects photograph for 1956 because I was away. 4. Head boy of the school 1956. 5. Somewhat …

Stop-press – Dave Smith joins the party!

The day will begin with a fascinating audio-visual talk tracing the history and achievements of the school, its students and staff through nine decades. The first half will be presented by well-known actor, playwright and Old Boy David Wood followed by former teacher Dave Smith and other colleagues who taught at the school in more recent years. There will be displays …

Robert Patrick Harman (CHSB 1954 -1960) b. 1943 d. 2001

From Robert’s brother-in-law: As regards Robert, he moved to Reading after one year of “A” levels at Chichester and finished them at Reading Technical College. After a gap year during which he worked for Boots the Chemists, he went up to Leicester University and qualified as a Pharmacist. He returned to Reading and worked first as an assistant manager for Boots, …