Entries by Mark Harrison

Kent Youth Jazz Orchestra

From KYJO concert organisers John Oliver and Phil Harding The KYJO concert had to be cancelled on Saturday 03 March… The concert has however been re-arranged for Saturday 28th of April Tickets already issued will be honoured on confirmation back to John Oliver tel 01303 251403 or e-mail johne.oliver22@gmail.com that ticket holders wish to attend […]

Kent Youth Jazz Orchestra concert

Only 10 days now to the Kent Youth Jazz Orchestra concert at the Harvey. Sat 03 March at 1930hrs. Still some tickets available at only £10.00 per person. Proceeds to the Old Harveians Assoc. for the benefit of the school. Contact John Oliver tel: 01303 251403 or e-mail johne.oliver22@gmail.com https://www.facebook.com/groups/oldharveians/

Kent Youth Jazz Orchestra at Harvey Grammar school 03 March

The Old Harveians Assoc present the Kent youth Jazz Orchestra at the school 7.30pm on 3rd March. Tickets £10 from John Oliver tel: 01303 251403 e-mail johne.oliver22@gmail.com. Members of the public welcome. Free parking – wheelchair-friendly access – drinks available for purchase. Proceeds for the benefit of the school https://www.facebook.com/groups/oldharveians/

From Phil Harding…

During the Annual Dinner on 02 Dec and also during the football match earlier in the day collections were made for current Harvey student Callum Smith. Callum needs Proton Beam Therapy, an expensive treatment only available in the US, for a brain tumour. The collections raised £800.00 from generous old boys towards a £20,000 target. […]

from Phil Harding – RIP Lord Imbert

Just received the sad news from our President that old boy Peter Imbert, Lord Imbert of New Romney, passed away earlier today at the age of 84. Peter Imbert was a retired Commissioner of the Metropolitan Police and a Governor of the School for several years. photo – https://www.facebook.com/groups/oldharveians/

Old Harveians Annual Dinner 2017

OHA Annual Dinner 2017. 02 December at the school. Courtesy of the Old Harveians Association, an invitation is extended to ALL old Harveians, not just OHA members. So relive old memories, catch up with old friends, get a reunion together, meet your teachers! Booking Form and Menu attached. For further information contact Phil Harding philksfa@gmail.com […]

Dick Young tribute to Ted Pryor

The attached tribute to Ted given by Dick Young at last week’s funeral Ted Pryor HGS 1952-1987 I first met Ted when I joined his department at Harvey G S in 1964 and we worked harmoniously together until his retirement in 1987. He was a very good teacher, excellent Head of Department popular with both […]

Folkestone pupils pick up GCSE results

Harvey Grammar School heaped praise on a number of its high achievers, including Laurie Smith, who took his GCSE exams when he was just 14. Laurie Smith was just 14 when he he sat his exams to get Harvey Grammar’s best set of GCSEs He achieved level 9s in maths and English and straight A*s […]

Audrey Wind – WW2 codebreaker

Folkestone woman, 92, who was one of Britain’s last codebreakers in war against the Nazis has died aged 92 A secret codebreaker from Folkestone who helped shorten the Second World War has died aged 92. Audrey Wind was one of the country’s last remaining codebreakers who helped crack the Nazi Enigma code and intercepted Hitler’s […]