The John Fisher Old Boys Association

For former pupils and staff of The John Fisher School, Peaks Hill, Purley

Michael Latham, R.I.P 

Michael Lathan, at school 1943-1944, died on the 30th December, and the Daily Telegraph of the 4th January carried a lengthy obituary of him, part of which is reproduced here:- ‘Michael Latham who has died aged 73, was a documentary film-maker... read more
30 September 2005 14:35:00 Categories: Old Boy

Teddie Leslie, R.I.P. 

There was a tribute to Teddie Leslie, who died last June, in the October Newsletter. Audrey Lacey, widow of Cecil Lacey, at school 1932-1937, wrote to Michael Thelwell when she heard of the sad news, and Michael has passed the letter on to me,... read more
10 February 2005 14:30:00 Categories: Old Boy

Mr William Mogford, R.I.P. 

The first reading (1 Thessalonians 4:13 -18) has 3 important messages for us: first, the resurrection of Jesus Christ; second, our resurrection; third, a message of comfort for the bereaved. In the light of these, let us reflect on the life of... read more
10 February 2005 14:28:00 Categories: Teacher

Father Edmund O’Shea, R.I.P 

It says much for any teacher that forty-five years after leaving a school, some twenty-five former pupils found their way to a Seminary Church tucked away in the countryside for that teacher's funeral. But for those who knew Ed O'Shea it came as... read more
19 November 2004 14:25:00 Categories: Clergy Teacher
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