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History

The present OL Rifle Club was formed in 1962 by the founder Col HJ Thompson, whose son Peter is still an active shooting member. However before that time, from 1927 onwards (excepting the war years), a team of OLs used to shoot in the Public Schools Veterans match every year at Bisley, and also take part in matches against SLC and some other teams such as the Old Felstedians. Of particular note was the Veterans match of 1930 when, according to the archives, the OL team won this national competition, scoring 242 out of 250 - with about 100 teams taking part. But these days, with more accurate ammunition, the winning scores tend to be much higher, and 242 would definitely not do the trick!

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Alistair John Mitchelhill | Secretary
e. alistair.mitchelhill@virgin.net

Keith Alltoft | Treasurer
e. kea@gu18.fsworld.co.uk

Andi Smith now Parker Smith | Captain
e. andi.ps@btconnect.com

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The Championship Dinner at Bisley

05 Feb 2015

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OL Rifle Club Dates for 2015

04 Feb 2015

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OL Rifle Club Report 2014

04 Feb 2015

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The Presentation to Mike

04 Feb 2015

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50th Anniversary of The Old Lawrentian Rifle Club

02 Oct 2012

Its quite hard to believe that 50 years have passed since the old Lawrentian Rifle club was formed! In honour of this great occasion, the shooters arranged a celebratory match at Bisley. Report and photo....

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4th SLC Kentish Fest

This is the 4th year we have held this fun, fundraising event and this year we are going even bigger and better and have dodgem cars! Always a sell out with 500 tickets available we urge you to book your places soon and ensure a great fun start to the summer holiday! Tickets are just £6 and include a pint poly SLC souvenir glass and 2 drinks tokens! Children do not need to purchase a £6 ticket & glass but can simply pay as they go for suitable refreshments. BOOK NOW, HERE ONLINE BY CLICKING READ MORE...

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St Lawrence College event charity gala ball dinner saturday 26 May 2018

We are delighted to invite you to our Charity Gala Ball which is to be held in the Taylor Hall on Saturday 26th May 2018, with a drinks reception and an exclusive sneak preview in the new Science, Art and Technology building. This will be followed by a four course meal plus coffee and mints. Supporting the sports at St Lawrence College there will be an auction and raffle with lots and prizes including VIP packages for Formula 1, Lords cricket, International rugby and hockey sports memorabilia, a diamond necklace, plus entertainments, live music & dancing with Liberty Park. Tickets are £65.00 per person and for tables of 10 booked: £600.00 TO BOOK AND PAY ONLINE NOW CLICK READ MORE...

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Chris Throndsen

6/3/1935 - 2/4/2018 It is with great sadness that we have to inform you of the passing of Old Lawrentian, Christopher Throndsen(Thronnie, aged 83. Pupil, Master, Head of House (Tower and Newlands), Past President and VP of the OL Society, member of the OL Golf Society and friend to many. A true Gentleman. There will be a private family funeral service held, then in May, a memorial service will be held at the College where everyone who knew Chris will be most welcome. We will notify everyone as soon as arrangements are confirmed. Our thoughts are with Francoise, Olaf and Isobel and their families at this sad time.

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Old Lawrentian OL Day 17th March 2018

Lunch, tours, sports, drinks and a chance to catch up with fellow OLs and staff. The afternoon's Hockey Festival Cup is being played this year in honour of OL, Alex Underhill '10, who sadly passed away in 2017. A 2010 OL team will play against a mixed OL/SLC staff team and Canterbury Christchurch University. Netball and ahooting will also be competed. For those wishing to attend, a special service for Alex is taking place in the Chapel at 11.15am. Families and guests are most welcome. Please do let us know you are intending to come or if you would like to be part of the career Fair or a sports team so that we can plan and cater sufficiently. Many thanks. E:olsociety@slcuk.com T:01843 572932 / Facebook Group: St Lawrence College Old Lawrentians

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Candlelit Carols in the Chapel

It was wonderful to see so many Old Lawrentians, former parents, friends and staff members on Sunday to celebrate Christmas and enjoy rousing renditions of beautiful carols and numerous pieces by the College Choir and organist (OL, Jack Greenslade.

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OL Dinner 2017

This year our annual OL Dinner was held here at the College on the 30th September 2017 and well supported by our Old Lawrentians spanning over 50 Years.

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