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The Wellington Community programme

As the Wellington Community team, our aim is to provide a meaningful programme of cultural, social, business, careers and educational events and activities for everyone in the Community. We aim to create a programme that helps us come together to reinforce, support and build the special and unique relationship that we all have with Wellington College and with one another.

March 2019

23 March 2019

Career Speed Networking

11.30am, MFL Classrooms, Wellington College

Sixty minutes of career guidance for all Wellington students to find out more about a range of careers from Advertising to Zoology. Broken down into slots, students will have the chance to spend time exploring career options and thinking about how best to position themselves to pursue a career in their chosen field.

We are always grateful to any parents and OWs who are able to offer their support.

If you are interested in volunteering your time to give advice to our young students, please contact: community@wellingtoncollege.org.uk


23 March 2019

OW Pre-1956 Reunion

12.30pm, Great School and Waterloo Hall, Wellington College

An anniversary gathering for our pre-1956 leavers.

Lunch will be served at 1.15pm and afterwards there will be a chance to explore College, watch sport, and take a walk down memory lane. At 4.00pm tea will be served.

Partners, guests and families welcome.
Tickets £15 and places are limited.

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29 March 2019

Hong Kong Wellington Community Drinks Reception

7.00pm, The China Club, Hong Kong

A cocktail reception for our all those connected to Wellington College to gather in Hong Kong. Julian and Murray look forward to seeing our current parents again, catching up with OWs and congratulating those that will be joining in the next academic year.

To register or for more information please contact: community@wellingtoncollege.org.uk


31 March 2019

OW Drinks Reception

7.00pm, The Cricket Club, Hong Kong

This event is an opportunity to bring together our community of OWs based in SE Asia. Murray Lindo, Head of the Wellington Community, and The Master will be hosting drinks and are both looking forward to meeting you and updating you on recent events and news from College.

To register or for more information please contact: community@wellingtoncollege.org.uk

April 2019

29 April 2019

Imphal-Kohima 75th Anniversary Talk and Supper

6:30pm - 9:30pm, Monro Pavilion

A special opportunity to hear Tim Bean, Lecturer in War Studies at RMA Sandhurst, speak about the significance of the Burma campaign in World War 2 and the decisive battles of Imphal and Kohima. Tim will be particularly highlighting the contribution of the many Old Wellingtonians who directed and fought in this crucial theatre of war.

The talk will be preceded by a drinks reception and followed by a Gurkha curry supper, with all proceeds after costs being donated to the Gurkha Museum, Winchester.

Cost: £25 per head

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May 2019

02 May 2019

Career Opportunity Group: Law

6:00pm, Oriental Club, London

Formally launched in 2014, Career Opportunity Groups were set up to provide support and networking opportunities for OWs (young and old) in whatever their chosen career. We are thrilled to involve more members of the Wellington Community and now invite parents to join all our career networking events.

The drinks reception is a gathering of all from Wellington Community in fields related to Law. Our sixth form students who attend these events find them invaluable, and we hope all from our Community who are interested or working in the field of Law will join us.

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11 May 2019

Old Wellingtonian Lodge Dinner at College

6:30pm, Great School, Wellington College

The Old Wellingtonian Lodge No 3404 is a Masonic lodge for OWs, governors, present & past members of Common Room and College staff, with the Duke of Kent as its Honorary Master. We have met annually at Wellington College since our foundation in 1909. The current Master, Sid Mallya (L00-05), and the members would like to extend a warm invitation to all members of the Wellington Community and their partners to join them for drinks and dinner at Great School. Whether you are interested in the Lodge, curious about Freemasonry, or would simply like to join some OWs for dinner at College, all are welcome. Please email the Secretary below.

Dress: Lounge Suits, OW / OW Society / Old School tie (or equivalent)
Cost: TBC – c.£60 per person.
There will be a voluntary charity collection
For information about the Lodge & College
To email the Secretary: Secretary@OWL3404.org


17 May 2019

OW 5 Year Reunion

7:00pm, Blues Kitchen, Shoreditch

We invite all 2014 Leavers to reunite and reminisce with one another at the Blues Kitchen in Shoreditch. Drinks and light buffet will be available from 7.00pm to celebrate this wonderful milestone. Please help spread the word to ensure we can get as many of the 2014 class together!

Tickets cost £10 each and guests are very welcome.

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22 May 2019

Career Opportunity Group: Politics

6:00pm, Oriental club, London

Formally launched in 2014, Career Opportunity Groups were set up to provide support and networking opportunities for OWs (young and old) in whatever their chosen career. We are thrilled to involve more members of the Wellington Community and now invite parents to join all our career networking events.

This drinks reception is a gathering of all from the Wellington Community in fields related to Politics. Our sixth form students who attend these events find them invaluable, and we hope all from our Community who are interested in or working in the field of Politics will join us

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September 2019

21 September 2019

OW 50 Year Reunion

12:30pm, Wellington College

A 50th anniversary gathering for the leavers of 1969.

Lunch will be served at 1.15pm and afterwards there will be a chance to explore College, watch sport, and take a walk down memory lane. At 4.00pm tea will be served.

There have been one or two changes since the 60s; running water, showers, menus and girls!

Partners and guests welcome. Tickets £15 and places are limited.

Registration will open shortly.


27 September 2019

OW 10 Year Reunion

7:00pm, The London Cocktail Club, 4 Great Portland St, London, W1W 8QJ

A 10th anniversary gathering for the leavers of 2009. Reunite and reminisce with one another in a private area of the London Cocktail Club in Oxford Circus. Drinks will be available from 7.00pm to celebrate this wonderful milestone. Please help spread the word to ensure we can get as many of the 2009 class back together.

Tickets are £15 and guests are very welcome.

Registration will open shortly

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