Daniel Peltz left Brighton College in 1979 and is now Cheif Executive of London Freeholds Ltd. He is a trustee of many charitable organisations such as Childhood First and the Oxford Centre for Hebrew and Jewish Studies at Oxford University, and was awarded an OBE for charitable and philanthropic services in 2016.
The Old Brightonian Community
Tuesday night saw a reunion of the Bremer family in Kingsbridge Devon for the joint exhibition of work by Nick Bremer (Director of Art, Brighton College, 1969-00) and his son, acclaimed Berlin Artist Patrick Bremer (BCJS. 1992-96).
James Chisholm (Du.2011-13), Ross Chisholm (Du.2007-09), Marcus Smith (Le.2001-17) and Calum Waters (Le.1999-14) played for Harlequins first team in an excellent win over Worchester Warriors.
In September, we invited Patrick Hicks (BCJS/Le. 1967-74) and Jeremy Charles (BCJS/Sc. 1964-74) back to Brighton College to be interviewed by current pupils, Dan Kimber (Ry. Upper Sixth) and Ella Ticktin-Smith (Ch. Upper Sixth). Their reminiscences will soon be made available in a short podcast on the Old Brightonian website. Here, Patrick reflects on his experience of returning to Brighton College after 50 years.
Jeff Allan (Ha. 1968-73) recently visited Brighton College after gaining a Guinness World Record with his son, Ben, for the shortest charging time to cross Europe (Nordkapp, Norway to Tarifa, Spain) in an electric vehicle.
Alex Bremer (R. 1979-83) and Guy Bradshaw (R. 1979-84) were yesterday (10th October 2017) treated to a fabulous evening of fine Indian dining at Cinnamon Kitchen in support of the Wooden Spoon rugby charity.
Robert Crabtree (Le. 1960-66) is Professor of Chemistry in the Department of Chemistry at Yale University since 1977.
His research focuses on design and synthesis of inorganic, coordination or organometallic molecules with unusual structures and properties. Robert has just become a member of the prestigious National Academy of Sciences of the US.