Speech Day Programme 1969
Mary Hare History

Speech Day 1969

Programme for Annual Speech Day, Friday 19 September 1969.

The Chairman of the Board of Governors, Mr. John H. Blount, will preside and ask

The Mayor of Newbury, Councillor John Jones, to welcome the guests.

The Chairman will ask the Principal to present his Report for the year 1968-1969.

The Chairman will invite Mrs Derek Parker Bowles (Commonweath Commisioner of the Girl Guides Association) to present the prizes and address the meeting.

Lady Spickernell will propose a vote of thanks to the Guest of Honour.

Michael Brown, the Senior Prefect, will propose a vote of thanks to the Mayor, the Chairman and the Governors.

The Pupils will sing the Commemoration Hymn, followed by the National Anthem.

After the ceremony, the School, Mansell House, and the Manor House will be open for inspection by visitors.


U VI SMichael Freshwater
U VI AHigh Ivins
L VI SJohn L. Turner
L VI AAlison Stewart
V AMartin Rubie
V BAndrew Snee
V CSimon Mayer
IV AJohn Stuart
IV BAlison Saunders-Davies
IV CJohn Lintott
III ARobert Smyth
III BIan Poplett
III CMarion Watson
II AGraham Waters
II BIan Depledge
II CJennifer Little
I AAnn Smith
I BVikram Venkatesh
I CMartin Chesworth

Dickson Memorial PrizeChristina Keith
Eichholz Memorial PrizeMalcolm Jones
Chairman’s PrizeAnn Robinson
Principal’s PrizeJeffrey Howl
Prizes for SpeechShirley Priest
Moshe Mouchizadeh
S.K. Anderson Prizes for Good Progress Margaret Nealon
James Somerset
Prizes for Social ServiceJoseph Fagan
Peter Grimshaw
Taliesin PrizeMary Braidwood
McLellan Prize for ArtDiane Phillips
Phyllis M. Buckell Memorial PrizeNigel Strover
Annie Fogden Memorial PrizeBarbara Matthews
Peter K. Hanton Memorial PrizePhilip Brown
Whitton Scripture PrizeLaraine Oldfield