Speech Day Programme 1980
Mary Hare History

Speech Day 1980

Programme for Annual Speech Day, Friday 12 December 1980.

The Chairman of the Board of Governors, Mr. R. W. Holledge, will preside and ask the Principal to present his Report for the year 1979-1980.

The Chairman will invite Clare Francis to present the prizes and address the meeting.

Mr. T. D. Whitfield, M.A., Ll.B. will propose a vote of thanks to the Guest of Honour.

Sarah Pope, the Head Girl, will propose a vote of thanks to 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.


Upper 6Timothy Cooper
Lower 6Sarah Pope
6 XIvor Williams
5 RHamish Drewry
5 MDavid Ingham
5 QAlison Gundhill
4 RBosco Keown
4 MJonathan Parson
4 QMichael Boyne
3 RFiona Rosie
3 MIsabel Wright
3 QPhilip Turner
2 RRachael Peacock
2 MMark Fox
2 QCharlotte Moulton-Thomas
1 RClaire Cummings
1 MAndrew Harrington
1 QAlastair Wright

Dickson Memorial PrizeLouise McKenzie
Eichholz Memorial PrizeTimothy Cooper
Chairman’s PrizeSally Sharman
Principal’s PrizeTilak Ratnanather
S.K. Anderson Good Progress PrizeStuart Harrison
Social ServiceSusan Hall
Susan Davies
Taliesin Prize (Bluebird)Timothy Cooper
Phyllis M. Buckell PrizeSarah Hopwood
Annie Fogden PrizeCaroline Sanders
Peter K. Hanton Memorial Prize Stuart Harrison
Whitton Scripture PrizeIsabel Wright
Amy Sayle Memorial PrizeAudrey Cameron
Elizabeth Dyson PrizeSusan McPherson
Kenneth Bayliss PrizesRichard Pearce
Philip Turner 
McLellan Prize for ArtCatharine Clough
Music PrizesAlison Hardakar
Barbara Brown

Donnington Lodge Speech Improvement Prizes

Form 1Janet Wardle
Form 2 Mohanned Hashem 
Form 3Jillian Calder
Form 4Sheila Mulligan
Form 5Susan Coker
Form 6Philip Gafga

Newbury Amateur Dramatic Society Prizes

First FormAlastair Wright
NativityPeter Mugridge
Shakespeare Peter Mugridge
EasterRobert Morrison 

Duke of Edinburgh Award Scheme (Gold Award)

 Catherine Clough