Acknowledgements The Cheltonian 2020-21


The editors would like to thank the following for allowing the use of their images in this publication:

Ataxia UK
Cheltenham College Archives
Cheltenham Open Door
Cornerstone Centre
Lilian Faithfull Care
Nicole Njagi
Cheltonian Society
Childcare Department, Brasov, Romania
Gillman & Soame UK Ltd *
Gloucestershire Rape & Sexual Abuse Centre (GRASAC) Jacob Fisher
Johnny Onslow
Mark Poulain
Melissa Bellinger
Shamrock School, Nepal
Sports Leaders
Teens in Crisis
The Pied Piper Appeal
Walk the Walk
Winston’s Wish

* The photographs of Speech Day 2022 have been reproduced by kind permission of Gillman & Soame photographers and can be ordered online at:


Editorial Notes

Old Houses will be named in full. The following abbreviations are used for current Houses:

A Ashmead
BH Boyne House
Ch Chandos
CL College Lawn
Xt Christowe
H Hazelwell
L Leconfield
NH Newick House
Q The Queen’s House S Southwood
W Westal

To comply with changes to GDPR legislation, we have sought consent to publish names and images. If consent has not been received, regrettably, mentions of this individual have been limited to first name and initial.

If you would like to give consent, please contact: [email protected]


Our thanks

Too many to list here, but many thanks go to the great number of pupils, teachers, support staff, OCs and Housemasters and Housemistresses who have kindly provided articles, information and images for this edition.

The editors, Jane Brodigan and Kate Human, would like to thank Jess Ottley-Woodd for her amazing work with images and liaison, Hannah Dale for her contributions from the Archive, Sarah Thompson, Sebastian Bullock, Malcolm Sloan, Nick Nelson and Hannah Cutler for their work on the Cheltonian Society content, Rich Watts for his expert input, and Laurette Thomas for her exhaustive technical editing, proof-reading, patience and moral support.

On behalf of Cheltenham College, the editors would like to express the school’s gratitude to Picador for the graphic design.