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Salesian Cooperator’s 'Virtual Grandad Walk' for destitute asylum seekers

Salesian Cooperator’s 'Virtual Grandad Walk' for destitute asylum seekers

Posted: Thu, 28 May 2020 17:27

For Refugee Week, Paul Barnes, Salesian Cooperator, former BOVA volunteer and Shrigley Old Boy, raised funds for the Bolton Destitution Project with a sponsored Virtual Grandad Walk. Between the 20 April and 20 May, Paul strolled 167 miles around Bolton to clock up the equivalent of a trip to see his grandchildren in Hemel Hempstead. (Photo: Bolton News)

Paul is Coordinator of the Bolton Destitution... Read More »

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Shrigley Old Boys mark 90th birthdays in Scotland

Shrigley Old Boys mark 90th birthdays in Scotland

Posted: Mon, 17 Feb 2020 09:41

A large group of 40 Shrigley Old Boys,spouses and others gathered at the Bonne Auberge restaurant in Glasgow on Saturday 1st February to celebrate the 90th birthday of Fr Robert Coupe SDB, and to mark that of Bro Donald MacDonald SDB, whose his illness sadly prevented him from joining us. It was particularly gratifying to see that several Scottish old boys now living in England had come along, even... Read More »

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Calling Shrigley Old Boys! Book for 2020 reunion!

Calling Shrigley Old Boys! Book for 2020 reunion!

Posted: Mon, 20 Jan 2020 13:37

The 2020 Shrigley Old Boys Reunion for past pupils and staff of the former Salesian Missionary College, Shrigley, is taking place from Friday 11 - Sunday 13 September. A reduced room rate has been negotiated at Shrigley Hall Hotel and 20 rooms have been provisionally reserved, with alternative accommodation at the Church House Inn, Bollington. (Above: Old Boys and their wives at last year's reunion)... Read More »

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