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by geoff warner
Sun Dec 29, 2013 11:42 pm
Forum: Common Room
Topic: Leslie Joseph Ashford (1912 - 2007)
Replies: 2
Views: 4736

Re: Leslie Joseph Ashford (1912 - 2007)

Thank you very much for this information, John. I've been trying to find out what happened to Mr Ashford for some time because I owe an enormous debt to him. He was without doubt the teacher who made the greatest impression on me while I was at the RGS (1948-55). There was nothing flashy about him -...
by geoff warner
Sat Dec 28, 2013 10:07 pm
Forum: Common Room
Topic: The day we declared war on the prefects
Replies: 7
Views: 14239

Re: The day we declared war on the prefects

Tony Hare asks: "Is there anyone out there who left school in the summer of 1955" and who witnessed the mass caning? Yes, I did. The incident must, therefore, have taken place in the winter of 1954/55. As one of the prefects, I observed the whole thing, and at one stage during the course o...