Miranda Rijks (Fe. 1983-85) recently released her latest thriller, The Only Child, which tells the story of golden couple Chantal and Stuart. She is a high-flying divorce lawyer and he is a TV presenter. Their seventeen-year-old son is a passionate environmentalist. But everything is built on a lie…
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Dr. Tony Lelliot (Du. 1970-75) lives in South Africa, after moving to Africa in 1985. As one of the first boys in Durnford, Tony remembers the teachers who supported his interests and talents and his love of science. Having had a successful career in teaching, Tony now works for an NGO: Saide, an education charity working across sub-Saharan Africa.
Director Max Elton's (Ab. 2008-10) newest production, "Yes So I Said Yes" is on at the Finborough Theatre from 23rd November until 18th December.
Oscar-winning director, Chloé Zhao (Fe. 1998-2000) is behind Marvel’s latest installment in the franchise, Eternals, which was released to British audiences in November 2021.
In 2020, The French & American Chemical Societies (SCF & ACS) announced Robert Crabtree (Le. 1960-66), C. P. Whitehead Professor of Chemistry Emeritus, as the 2020 Franco-American Lectureship Prize, and as part of his prize, Crabtree gave the virtual lecture "Adventures in Water Oxidation" at the French Chemical Society meeting in Clermont-Ferrand, France, on 4th October 2021.
Victor Law (Ab. 2009-13) works in real estate investments and lives in Hong Kong. A keen rugby player and surfer, Victor's fondest memories of school are with his close friends in Abraham, and the adventures in took part in across the world.
It was all about Old Brightonians at Brands Hatch on 24th October 2021, as a print of a remarkable watercolour painting returned home, 84 years after it was painted at the Kent racetrack.