Having received brilliant reviews for his previous historical novels, The Indomitable Chiesa Di Santa Maria is a gripping novel exploring the history of one church through the ages- from its construction in the early 15th century, through the Napoleonic War, WWII, the Florentine Floods, through to present day.
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A storied 1954 Jaguar D-type Works (OKV 2) is expected to fetch £9-£11 million at auction in Sotheby's Arizona sale on January 18-19.
18-year-old Smith has enjoyed a breakout season in 2017. The former Brighton College pupil joined the full-time Harlequins Academy in July 2017 after helping Harlequins' U18s to the league title in February of this year.
William Tidy tells us about his internship with Karma Group over the past few months and how the Old Brightonians helped him get there.
Daniel Peltz left Brighton College in 1979 and is now Chief 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.
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.