OW Programme

The Wellington Community exists to support all OWs around the world in a wide variety of ways.

Explore Wellington’s History

Heritage Website

Our heritage website allows you to explore the Wellington story through our cherished collections of archives and artefacts, as well as films, podcasts, written accounts

Waterloo Society


We are delighted to enclose links to our latest edition of the Waterloo Society Newsletter. These newsletters all have a particular decades focus (1940s, 1950s and 1960s) and we hope that you enjoy the memories and photos!

Latest OW News

The History of our Cricket Pavilion

26 May 2023

As we celebrate the opening of the newly renovated and renamed Potter Pavilion, you may be interested to look back on its history and that of its precursors. The Potter Pavilion is not the first, nor even the second, such building to stand on Turf. According to the Wellingtonian, the very first pavilion was a […]


The Potter Pavilion

26 May 2023

For the past year, College has been undertaking a thorough modernisation of the Pink Pavilion. The work has transformed the interior of this iconic building, whilst importantly retaining its original external character. It will provide high quality co-educational changing facilities, as well as providing the opportunity for Wellington to host representative sport both on Turf […]


Marking the Coronation – past and present

04 May 2023

The coronation of King Charles III is a significant historical event. Looking through the Wellington archives, we have found a wonderful piece in the 1911 Yearbook about the coronation of King George V. It records the events which were held around the coronation, and most significantly, recounts the planting of an oak tree by Lord […]


Upcoming OW Events

06 June 2023

Wellington Wildlife Walking Tour

Wellington College



Wellington College Grounds and Gardens Manager, Mark Dodd, will take us on a tour of the College’s main estate grounds, which are not open to the general public, and share some fascinating insights into the delights and challenges of looking after this 440-acre estate.

Wildlife Trust Learning Officer, Kat Dahl, will guide us around the College’s nature reserve and Site of Special Scientific Interest. This protected area is a remarkable beacon of biodiversity, containing several nationally scarce habitats and species. Together, they will tell us about the great variety of wonderful wildlife on this site, and how its conservation is managed by the College.

Please note you will need a moderate level of fitness/walking speed to cover the site in the 2-hour slot.

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09 June 2023

OW 15 & 20 Year Joint Reunion

The Ship, Wandsworth



The Wellington Community would like to invite all 2003 and 2008 Leavers to reunite and reminisce with one another at The Ship, Wandsworth. Drinks and a light buffet will be available from 6.30pm to celebrate this wonderful milestone. Please spread the word to ensure we can get as many of the 2003 & 2008 classes together!

Tickets cost £10 per person, and include welcome drinks and light buffet.

OWs and their partners and/or guests are all very welcome to attend.

Prior to the event your name will be shared with the reunion group via email and/or the website. Please note we will not share any contact information. If you do not wish us to do this please email community@wellingtoncollege.org.uk

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10 June 2023

Parent Singers

Concert Room, Wellington College



Saturday 10th June 11:00am-12:00pm

The Wellington Community invite you to join the informal and fun Wellington Parent Singers group, led by our inspirational Director of Music Simon Williamson, designed for singers of all abilities. To register your place please email: community@wellingtoncollege.org.uk

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