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Sweet smell of success written by Mark Patterson (Upper 1969)

1st November 2017

Portuguese weathermen were doing their jobs like real pros back on Saturday and Sunday & Oct - two beautiful weekend days of warmish to hot air and as we all know hot air is about all you’ll ever get out of a race fanatic The United Autosports LMP car and ...

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Graham Crossan, Espin 1963 and author of "The Return"

31st October 2017

Graham Crossan Espin Class of and author of ‘The Return’ a story reflecting on Graham’s experience attending St Andrews College in the s – s is about to publish his first book which will include ‘The Return’ and many other stories set in South Africa in the s ‘The Return’ ...

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The Hirsch Shield Story

15th September 2017

The Hirsch Shield Story Winners of Hirsch Shield Hirsch Shield Trophy Table A book has been prepared by Sam Gunn the General Secretary of the Hirsch Shield organisation to mark the Centenary of the Hirsch Shield Meeting In some two hundred pages of text and photographs the story of the ...

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Bedford Branch Function held on 8 Sep 2017

8th September 2017

The annual Old Andrean and DSG Old Girl Bedford Branch Function was held last Friday evening The beautiful dining room at the Duke of Bedford Inn was the venue for the dinner attended by alumni and parents The OA AGM was well attended and Charles Wienand Upper once again elected ...

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A love of words

10th August 2017

A reflective essay written last year by Nicholas Kroon Espin It seemed so insignificant at the time but now I take no responsibility for the fact that I have a talent for mathematics I merely acknowledge it here as it is a trait for whichI have become known Thus I ...

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#AcademicExcellence at St Andrew's College

28th July 2017

Phase of AcademicExcellence is on track with completion estimated in October I would encourage you to 'Like' our AcademicExcellence Face Book page and to visit our AcademicExcellence website for regular updates architects impressions and photographs of the work that is currently underway This includes having your name on either the ...

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The Story of an Acorn

24th July 2017

The story of an acorn By Nancy-Anne Richards – Upper House Matron I first started at College in as a matron I used to be able to spend time with the Grade s in their own common roomwhich is now the ARC We would have tea together on a Sunday ...

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PE Branch Function held on 23 June 2017

30th June 2017

An enjoyable evening was had by all who attended the Port Elizabeth Branch function held at Bannetons on Friday June Alumni parents and friends enjoyed drinks and snacks and the Headmaster was warmly welcomed by Branch Chairman Pete Allanson and OAs from the Port Elizabeth community For photos please click ...

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The 10 Year Leavers' Reunion held over K-Day 2017

26th June 2017

Leavers’ from all corners of the world joined forces to celebrate their ten-year leavers’ reunion over K-Day OAs and DSG Old Girls returned to revisit their campuses and enjoy the K-Day celebrations Excitement and camaraderie was evident throughout the entire weekend but especially at the start on Friday with registration ...

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2017 1st XI UK Cricket Tour

21st June 2017

The St Andrew's College 1st XI Cricket tour will take place from 24 June - 6 July 2017 Please CLICK HERE to view the fixture list To view all College sport results and fixtures please CLICK HERE

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Mark Patterson on his 2017 Le Mans experience!

20th June 2017

Mark Patterson Upper wrote Le Mans was fun well beyond fun but two garage stops for repairs means we could not vie for a top spot The car was a thrill to drive and I massively improved my best Le Mans lap times in these upgraded LMP s these cars ...

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Craig Rivett (Merriman 2004) on Carte Blanche

12th June 2017

A crime fighting solution right at your fingertips A locally designed and tested app could soon become the solution to crime Using smart phone technology Namola allows users to alert the nearest police officers when they need assistance and promises to reduce emergency response times down to as little as ...

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OA Albany Coastal Seafood Lunch held on 21 May 2017

25th May 2017

OA Albany Coastal Seafood Lunch A record turnout of alumni parents and friends once again enjoyed a glorious seafood lunch at the Goatshed in Kenton-on-Sea on Sunday May Tables laden with superbly cooked seafood friendly faces and a wonderful setting make this the most special occasion and highlight on the ...

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Tyler Paul (Upper 2013) signs contract with the Sharks

22nd May 2017

Congratulations to Tyler Paul (Upper 2013) on signing with the Cell C Sharks for the Currie Cup. READ MORE HERE.

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