Entries by Mark Harrison

Library Book Appeal

THE OLD HARVEIANS’ ASSOCIATION (The former students’ association of The Harvey Grammar School, Folkestone)   President: John Batten LIBRARY APPEAL The Old Harveians Association is committed to supporting to the School in every way possible. In recent years, the generosity of members has enabled us to purchase a new minibus, upgrade stage lighting and sound […]

Old Harveians social London May 13

A reminder that the next social event for old Harveians is just two weeks away. The much requested ‘beer in London’ is 13 May. Venue, recommended by an old boy, is Via Fossa, VIA Canary Wharf 2 The Port East Building Hertsmere Road London … E14 4AY http://www.viabars.co.uk/contact-us/ Weds. 13 May from 5pm until the […]

OHGS update from Ian Gavin

Please amend events as follows: Match v School on 15th July (not 6th May) Peter Imbert Trophy on 20th May at Littlestone. Details from John Dennis 01303 237938 johndennis@db12.co.uk Dover College match at Sene Valley. Details from Chris Wells 01303 275280 Chrisanddaf@hotmail.co.uk (NEW) Captain’s day on 14th August (not 7th). Details from Chris Wells

Ed Argar – an old Harveian MP?

Campaigning for the General Election is under way and will no doubt bore most of us to death over the next few weeks. However an old Harveian is one the candidates. Ed Argar (HGS 1989-96) is the Conservative candidate for Charnwood in Leicestershire which is currently held by retiring Tory Stephen Dorrell. With a majority of […]

70 years after Merthyr…

The Snowdown Colliery Welfare Male Voice Choir will be presenting a concert  at Harvey Grammar School at 7.30pm on Saturday 14th of March on behalf of The Old Harveians Association to commemorate the 70th Anniversary of the return of the School from evacuation  to Merthy Tydfil so what better way to celebrate than to have […]

From Phil Harding…

Following in the footsteps of Les Ames and Tim Wren, Charlie Hemphrey (2000-7) has become the third Old Harveian to play First-class cricket (I am not aware of any others?). He made his debut for Queensland in the Sheffield Shield game against Victoria last week. Here is the scorecard: http://www.espncricinfo.com/ci/engine/match/754911.html As you can see, a […]

The Harvey at Ypres war graves 2014

Ypres 2014 – WW1 graves The Old Harveians Association is well-known for the popular Annual Dinner it hosts at the school every December. But the OHA does much more than just that. In the past couple of years it has given the school (helped by generous donations from old boys) a new minibus and also […]