Entries by Andy Coughlan

Old Harveians Annual Dinner 2013

Saturday 7th December – 7.00 pm for 7.30 pm at the School  Guest Speaker: Bill Wright  After 32 years at the Harvey, Bill will be retiring at Christmas, and will speak at the Dinner to reminisce and reflect on his time at the School. Join your friends, contemporaries and other Old Harveians at this year’s […]

FSG Old Girls Reunion

Patricia Kennedy (nee Collins – ex-student and former teacher at Folkestone School for Girls) is organising another Old Girls Dinner at Eastwell Manor Hotel on May 11th and all Old Harveians are very welcome to enjoy the evening – wives / partners / boyfriends welcome. Two previous dinners have been very successful, with several Old […]

John Hine (57-63)

We were very sorry to learn of the death of John Hine (57-63) following a motorcycle accident in New Zealand. His friend and executor Dr Philip Stimpson very kindly provided the following obituary. “John Hine attended the Harvey from 1957 to 1963 before going on to Bristol University and a career in accountancy. At Bristol […]

New Harvey Principal

The Old Harveians’ Association is delighted that one of our members, Scott Norman, has been appointed by the School’s Governing Body to be the next Principal (AKA Headmaster) of The Harvey. Scott, who is the first former pupil to take up the School’s top leadership role, will commence his new post on 1st January 2014, when […]

Missing addresses – Can you help?

We currently have no addresses for over 90 members! That’s nearly a tenth of our membership not enjoying the excellent newsletters that our editor, Dominic Van der Wal, works so hard to produce. Please take a look at the members on this list and see if you can help us track them down.

Programme for 2013

Wednesday 6th March – Railway Swing Band Concert at the School For further details, contact John Oliver – 01303 251403 or johne.oliver@talktalk.net Thursday 7th March – Linkedin Gathering at Canary Wharf For further details, contact Mark Harrison harrison84@ntlworld.com tel: 01233 500464 07939 101065 Tues 19th or Tues 26th March – Old Harveians Golf Society Spring Meeting at Upchurch GC For […]

OHA Annual Dinner 2012

The annual dinner returns to it’s usual December slot at 7:30 on Saturday 1st December 2012 This years menu includes: Home-made Leek & Potato Soup with French Bread (Option 1) or Tomato and Basil Bruschetta (Option 2)  * * * Roast Kentish Turkey with all the trimmings (Option 3) served with a selection of vegetables or […]

Facebook and LinkedIn Groups

There are now Old Harveian’s groups on Facebook and LinkedIn.  The LinkedIn group has been running for a short while now and has, under the guidance of Mark Harrison, organised some get togethers both in London and Folkestone. To join in the fun. share memories and catch up with old friends, go to http://www.facebook.com/groups/oldharveians/ and http://www.linkedin.com/groups?home=&gid=105051&trk=anet_ug_hm  

Discover the Secrets of Number 10!

We’re delighted that Tom Fletcher (Harvey GS 1986-93) has agreed to be the Guest Speaker at the forthcoming Old Harveians Luncheon on Monday 11th July – just prior to taking up his appointment as Her Majesty’s Ambassador to Lebanon. Tom is one of the Foreign Office’s high-flyers, and his appointment as one of the UK’s […]

Railway Swing Band 2011

The Old Harveians’ Association Present The Railway Swing Band In concert at The Harvey Grammar School, Folkestone on Wednesday 2nd March 2011 at 7.30pm All the popular music of the big band era! TICKETS £10 To reserve your tickets email John Oliver, Event co-ordinator for OHA, email the Harvey Grammar School or call the school […]