OW Programme

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

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, and 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

An Evening with Robin Dyer (T 77): OW, Teacher and Second Master

19 February 2024

On Monday 18th March, College Archivist Caroline Jones, will be chatting to Robin Dyer about his remarkable life at Wellington – from a pupil in the 1970s, through a 33-year career as teacher and Housemaster, and encompassing 16 years as Second Master. He will be joined by special guests: Nick Moss – Robin’s contemporary in […]


Peter Waghorn (O 50, CR)

13 December 2023

OWs will be sad to learn of the passing of Peter Waghorn (O 50, CR) in November 2023, aged 91. PDW was at the heart of Wellington life throughout a distinguished teaching career. This tribute comes from the Yearbook of 1992: “Wellington has been the framework as well as the scene of almost the whole […]


Potts’ Grand Tour 2023

13 December 2023

In November 2023, Chris Potter (C 65, OW Liaison) embarked on a Grand Tour to Australia via Singapore: 13 hrs to Singapore, then a night’s long sleep was preparation for the walking tour that followed as my nephew, with whom we stayed, set a cracking pace in high humidity. Will Jelf (Hg 96) had organised […]


Upcoming OW Events

09 March 2024

Careers Speed Networking

Great School, Wellington College



Join us for our Careers Speed Networking event on Saturday 9th March 2024. This event gives current students the opportunity to explore career options, practice their networking skills, and learn more about different jobs from parent & OW volunteers working in a range of sectors. Thank you so much for your wonderful support of this event; please note, we are now at capacity for volunteers.

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13 March 2024

Finance and Insurance Networking Evening

The Other House, London



Join us for our annual Finance and Insurance Networking Evening on Wednesday 13th March from 6:30 – 9:00pm. This event is a fantastic opportunity to meet other members of the Wellington Community working or interested in the finance and insurance sector.

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17 March 2024

Historic Tour of the College

Royal Foundation Room, Wellington College, 10.30am



Wellington Archivist Caroline Jones will take you on a tour of the College’s most historic buildings, explaining along the way the fascinating story of College’s foundation and early years. You’ll see some treasures from our historic collections and learn what makes Wellington so unique.


There will be tea and coffee served in the Royal Foundation Room when you arrive.

Please arrive for a 10.30am start, the tour will finish at 12pm.

Please note, this tour is for the Wellington Community and is not open to the general public at this time.

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