Milton High School

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2018

Ian Hodge
Ian Hodge@xtra.co.nz
Tue, June 12, 2018

Hi everyone.

It is with great sadness that I let you know that Michael Rees passed away at his Harare home on Saturday morning 09/06/18, after a long illness.

Mike was at Milton from 1976 (in the A2 class) until 1979 when he sat his “O” Levels. He then moved to CBC to finish his schooling.

He also spent time at Milton Junior. Mike and I were neighbours during those Milton years, and we spent many happy hours in the pool, playing tennis, cricket and golf.

Deepest sympathies to Alison and their family. Mike will be fondly remembered and greatly missed by many. RIP Mike.

Ian Hodge (Auckland. NZ)
(Milton 1976-1979)



Bulawayo lunch reunions - June 15th

Please be advised our next lunch is coming up soon, any ex old boys & girls who may be visiting town are encouraged to join and catch up with many old miltonians who still live in Bulawayo.

Venue: TBD
Time : 12:30pm
RSVP: Ike (see email contact below)

Thank you,
Ike
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News from the 2018 Australian National Masters track and field Championships

Rob Shand recently competed in the Australian National Masters track and field Championships in Perth at the end of April 2018 and came out with four Gold medals - Shot, Discus, Hammer and Javelin in the M85-89 group. Rob held the Rhodesian mile record in 1954, and stood for a number of years until Terry Sullivan broke his record.


Photo Rhodesian atheltics team 19xx, includes Rob Shand and Terry Sullivan.

As an FYI, Terry Sullivan broke Rob Shand's 1954 Rhodesian Mile record of 4m 19.6 sec. Terry then first became South African mile champion (4 min. 14,3 sec.) in 1958 and the career of Rhodesia's greatest athlete was set. In 1960 he competed at the Summer Olympics and become the twenty-fifth man in the world to crack the magical four-minute barrier. Sullivan became the first man from the African continent to run a sub-four-minute mile


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1969 ISSUED STAMP - Technical details


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Peter Chadwick
pete.chadwick@xplornet.com
Tues, January 29, 2018

Awesome website

Remains a very cool and well maintained web site. My contact details remain unchanged – currently working as the Regional Resident Geologist for the Kirkland Lake and Sudbury Districts (north-east Ontario, Canada) with the Ontario Geological Survey. Still keep a home in Ottawa.

Cheers,
Pete
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Old Miltonians Sports Club - 90th year anniversay

90th_anniversary_ad.jpg
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Steven Russel
russesteven@gmail.com
Mon, January 28, 2018

Hello was boarder Pioneer house 1972 to 1976. Steven Russell remember a few names Gary Blauuw, Rob Teasdale, Brian Weir both Vaniekerk's great days


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Anderson Mutemererwa
amutex@yahoo.co.uk
Fri, January 05, 2018

Hi there,

Just happened upon this gem of a webpage - brought all those memories flooding in.

If you are still updating the webpage, here is another name for your database:

Anderson Mutemererwa, 81-85, now in Oxford, United Kingdom. Was part of the cross-country team in 1985 and ran the final leg of the Plumtree to Milton race to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the school. Would love to hear from all those who were at Milton particular those who took their O Levels in 1983 and A Levels 1985.

Regards,

Anderson

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Tue, Jan 02, 2018

Subject: Sad News - The Loss of Peter Jones

Hi All,

With much sadness I have to advise that the ever popular Peter Jones - ultimate Team player, Captain of everything, Head of School, Rhodes Scholar – lost his long battle with cancer and passed away in Cape Town last week.

I have been informed that there will be a memorial service for Peter on the 16th January 2018, at 15:00 at St. Andrews, Kildare Road, Newlands, Cape Town for anybody who would like to attend.

I am using the Milton Reunion ‘grapevine’ address list to get this message out as this is the best way I know to reach most people who knew Peter, so please forgive any ‘repeats’ that may occur. The list is not exhaustive however, so please pass this message on to as many people as you know, and/or who might be on your own list of Milton contacts, via Facebook contacts or whatever.

Farewell Peter, RIP.

Regards to all,
George Lambert-Porter


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Ioakeem Kehayias
miltonhighschool1902@gmail.com
Tue, Jan 02, 2018

February Old Boys Lunch

May I take this opportunity to Wish you all a Happy New Year 2018.

Please be advised our next lunch is set for:
Friday 2 February 2018
Venue: Deja Vu Restuarant
Time : 12:30pm
RSVP: Ike (see email contact below)

Many email invitations have already been sent out as part of the standard local practice.

Thank you,
Ike


Bulawayo lunch reunions

"If you are in or around Bulawayo wanted to let you know there are often informal lunch gatherings of oldmiltonians (Milton Old Boys and Girls) wanted to suggest that if you contact Ioakeem Kehayias at his email miltonhighschool1902@gmail.com he can let you know when and where they will be meeting next, would be great for any old miltonians to stop by and catch up"

Ioakeem Kehayias <miltonhighschool1902@gmail.com>

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Contact details - updates

Often there have been emails following up that old miltonians are trying to make contact with others in their class etc, but have had emails bounce back as the email is out of date. Please send details of any new emails or relocations so that old miltonians can keep in touch with one another.


Looking for old school magazines and photos please contact commonroom@oldmiltonians.com