Speech Day Programme 1973
Mary Hare History

Speech Day 1973

Programme for Annual Speech Day, Friday 21 September 1973.

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

The Mayor of Newbury Councillor Pauline M. Bodin, to welcome the guests.

The Chairman will ask the Principal to present his Report for the year 1972-73.

The Chairman will invite Mr Jack Ashley, M.P., to present the prizes and address the meeting.

The Hon. John Astor will propose a vote of thanks to the Guest of Honour.

Jennifer Little, the Senior Prefect, will propose a vote of thanks to Councillor Bodin, 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 SRobert Smyth
U VI ADiedre Lander
L VI SIan Depledge
L VI ARichard Dunford
V UHilary Tooley-Moore
V SAlison Willett
V GKathryn Pickford
V AAnn Smith
IV AMartin Willis
IV BJanet Richards
IV CMartin Williams
III AMargaret Finch
III BSandra Bourne
III CJane Marsden
II AJudith Shaw
II BPeter Cooke
II CFiona Stewart
I AHelen Keightley
I BRichard Jones
I CAlan Simpson

Dickson Memorial PrizeMarion Watson
Eichholz Memorial PrizeLewis Watts
Chairman’s PrizeAmanda Wilde
Principal’s PrizeIan Poplett
S.K. Anderson Prize for Good ProgressPaul Norman
Prize for Social ServiceNeil East
Taliesin PrizeLewis Watts
McLellan Prize for ArtPenelope Tross-Youle
Phyllis M. Buckell Memorial Prize Colin Dunlop
Annie Fogden PrizeJacqueline Harlow
Peter K. Hanlon Memorial PrizeAndrew Foster
Whitton Scripture PrizeDavid Nelson
Amy Sayle Memorial PrizeTeresa Padden

Donnington Lodge Speech Prizes

Form ILesley Walker
Form IIJanice Key
Form IIICatharine Farmborough
Form IV Margaret Beaton
Form VTeresa Padden
Form VIEbrahim Ismail