Had two weeks hols after Falcon, then joined the BSAP for a 2-year contract; did Police Display, horse escorts & a posting to Inyanga (hardship huh!), then bought myself out in June '81. Moved to UK a month later, did a course in advertising and marketing, then got a job with a small ad agency in Wimbledon before moving to my current job with Grass Roots Group, where I design processes for motivation websites. Home life = wife Nicola + 4 daughters & 2 sons; also help out at my local lifeboat station, and am keen on photography (www.flickr.com/photos/bushtick), singing with a chamber choir and a bit on the side for the Falcon Old Boys.
While this site is for Falcon Old Boys and Girls, we’ve seen on Falcon social media that a current Falcon student needs a hand…
Tanatswa Maruma, who is in Form 4 at Falcon College in Zimbabwe, has been diagnosed with septic arthritis in both hips. This excruciating condition requires, initially, blood transfusion and surgical intervention to drain his hip joints and alleviate the serious and potentially life threatening poisoning of his system. Continue reading →
Stumbling through previously unknown Falcon websites this morning ~ my attention was drawn, as usual, to the beautiful rows of Jacaranda trees in full blossom lining the avenue beside the Dorms, and spinning back in time I was reminded of how often in passing them by multiple times per day (more…)
If you were at the college in 1979, you will know that Ian Rutledge was Head Boy that year. Since then , he has built a life on a ranch in Zimbabwe with a definite focus on conservation. The ranch is one of the ten properties comprising the Midlands Black (more…)
CANCELLED / POSTPONED In light of the current Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation we are having to cancel both of the events below. We cannot commit to a new date as yet but will do so once the world returns to normal. First up …we’re holding a dinner on 29th April, details (more…)
We’re holding a dinner on 25th April details below: Falcon Old Boys London Dinner 2019 at Buck’s Club, 18 Clifford Street, London W1S 3RF Drinks from 7.30pm. Dinner at 8.00pm RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org Tickets are £65 a head to cover the cost of three course dinner, pre-dinner drinks and service charge. Wine with the (more…)
The 2017 USA Falcon Weekend will be in Atlanta, Georgia, on 5th-7th May. If you would like to attend, please complete the Google Form at this link. Click here to RSVP There will be dinner, drinks, golf and squash and much more. Any Old Boys (or Old Girls) and their (more…)