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Email from John Hobbins

Email from Chilton Cantelo School Oldies

Dear Clive: I came across your oldies site and realized that I was an oldie. I was a Millfield boarder at Chilton Cantelo for four terms—Summer ’62 to Summer ’63. I transferred there, despite the long bus rides, because Capt. James allowed pipe smoking a couple of years younger than Boss. Discipline was also less […]

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Email from Nigel Holmes

Email from Chilton Cantelo School Oldies

July,2012. Hi I have looked at the reunion sites for a few years now and tried to contact various people without much success, I did get a phone call from Peter Panayotou  but I must say it all seemed very vague and an awfully long time ago. I was at CC for a couple of years 1964–65 […]

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Email from Kevin J Manning

Email from Chilton Cantelo School Oldies

Clive I have regularly read your oldies site—It is excellent. I arrived at Chilton in 1971—Great days—Seem very distant now. I will check and see what I can find photo-wise from those days next time I am down at my fathers house in Wiltshire. Currently I am living in Scotland—near Aberdeen—Working in Oil Industry in […]

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Email from Zul Dhanani

Email from Chilton Cantelo School Oldies

Hi Clive, I got the the link from Mehboob Juma, I was in Chilton in 1968, I would be like to make contact with Peter Burton as we used to share the study next to the tv room. I would appreciate your help and updates. Let me know of of any forth coming reunions. Regards […]

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Email from Stephen Kirk

Email from Chilton Cantelo School Oldies

Dear Clive Just thought I’d drop you a line in response to your plea for contacts from old Chiltonians from the C-J era. Unfortunately I could not make it to the recent reunion, but recognised the names of a number of old friends. I was there from 1968 until about 72 or 73. I now […]

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The Luftwaffe’s view of RNAS Yeovilton

RNAS Yeovilton

Hi Clive, The attached photo is a scan from the book “Adolph Hitler’s Holiday Snaps”, by Nigel J. Clarke (http://www.nigelclarkepublications.co.uk/) “Yeovilton, 1940, Royal Naval Air Station—HMS Heron is now the largest naval air station in the U.K. and was commissioned on the 18th June 1940. The station was bombed four times during the war, with […]

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An email from Michael Brake

Michael Brake, Chilton Cantelo School

Hullo Clive! I was browsing through the internet recently and came across the Chilton Cantelo [Cotes-James era] and was immediately bombarded with names and faces I have not seen for years! What a very pleasant surprise indeed! My name – Michael Brake – there under the pupils – list 14th January 1966… I arrived in […]

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An email from Edward Lutley

Edward Lutley

Dear Clive, It’s funny how once stirred, memories start flooding back; I started looking and had forgotten that you and I had played in the 1st XV Rugby team, I was the smallest member of the team and made Hooker. I’m quite happy for all my details to go on display! Including email address, who knows […]

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