The London Dinner is getting ever nearer and the number of tickets remaining's getting ever smaller. If you fancy a city break that has something for everyone - culture, good company and fine dining in an exceptional venue - then get in touch. To book your place at the dinner, and avoid disappoin...
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It's the OBA London Dinner at the House of Commons on Friday 12th May - why not make a weekend of it!
There are any number of things to do for all ages and all tastes. May is a great time to visit London - Spring is well under way, the weather's warmer and there's plenty to keep you occupied.
Our next, much-anticipated, Fish & Chip lunch for Old Blackburnians will be on Friday 24th March in the Garstang Room at school.
If you've ever wondered what it would be like to go back to school and see your old haunts, this is the ideal opportunity. You can meet other former pupils and staff, chat to the new Head about current developments in school, and sample the finest fish and chips this side of Fleetwood. After lunc...
Our London Dinner is getting ever nearer and tickets are going fast.
We're privileged to be at the House of Commons this year, in the Churchill Room & Terrace Pavilion which has wonderful views over the River Thames. Those attending the dinner will also have the option of taking a tour of the Palace of Westminster, which is an event not to be missed.
The OBA annual dinner held on December 17th was another roaring success, with some saying it was the best they’d attended for some time (ok, that might have been me – and it was my first).
It proved to be an eventful, action-packed evening. 124 people sat down to a 4 course meal, the quality of which any restaurant would be delighted to serve, and the speeches that followed were superb. Gavin Makinson (Gavin James to give him his stage name) entertained us with anecdotes of his time ...