Future Events

Throughout the year we host a number of events that provide a great way of meeting up with old friends, making new professional contacts and getting the latest news from the wider Reed’s community.  Scroll down the extensive list to find ones that interest you and sign up to join us.
 

 

OR Reunion in Dubai
2019 date to be agreed, from 6.00pm

Hot on the heels of our Singapore Reunion, ORs Holly Woolston (Blathwayt 2007) and James Parker (Bristowe 2002) have kindly offered to host a reunion for ORs based in the UAE at the Belgian Beer Cafe in Madinat Jumeriah.  If you would like to find our more and make contact with Holly and James, please email Sharmaine.

OR Tennis Reunion

OR Tennis Reunion at Reed's School
Tuesday 18th December 2018, 6pm

The second OR Tennis reunion where we have an informal knock-about followed by a curry supper.  Anyone who was in the Development Squad or Academy welcome.  Email Sharmaine.

 

FutureUni Seminar - Humanities: Philosophy & Classics
Wednesday 16th January 2019, 7pm

An opportuntiy for our pupils to hear from ORs who studied Philosophy or Classics related subjects at university and how this relates to their career paths.  If you are interested in presenting or attending, please contact Sharmaine.

 

OR Committee meeting at Reed's School
Monday 4th February 2019, 6.30pm

Please contact your representative if you would like anything raised at the next meeting.

FutureCareers Evening
Thursday 7th March 2019, from 6.00pm

Looking for ORs to share their careers advice and guidance with current pupils at our annual FutureCareers Evening on Thursday 7th March 2019. Please contact Sharmaine if you would like to sign up to help.

 

Reed's Sports Dinner
Friday 15th March 2019, 7pm

Our Annual Sports Dinner where we celebrate all the wonderful achievements over the year.  Guest speaker to be announced.

OR Ladies v School Netball Match at Reed's School
Thursday 28th MArch 2019, 6.30pm

Our second annual netball game against the School and we are looking forward to putting out a match-winning OR team. Curry supper and wine at School provided for all players, joining forces with the OR hockey teams.

 

Stephen Shiells Memorial Hockey v School & Staff at Reed's School
Thursday 28th March 2019, 6.00pm & 7.00pm

Annual matches where ORs take on the School and Staff.  As well as the 1st XI game, there will be the the ever-popular run-around against the Staff!  Curry supper and beer at School provided for all players.

Foundationers' & Benefactors' Chapel Service & Reception
Sunday 28th April 2019, from 6.00pm

This is our annual service of thanksgiving for all our former and current Foundation pupils and the Benefactors who kindly support the Reed's Foundation.  The Chapel service is preceded by a drinks reception with (optional) tours will be conducted by pupils.

 

Reed's School May Ball
Saturday 11th May 2019, 7.00pm

This year's charity Ball will be held at Mercedes Benz World in Weybridge and will be in aid of the Reed's Foundation.

 

OR Golf Society Day at Littlehampton Golf Club
Thursday 16th May 2019, 12 noon

Former Second Master, Geoff Martin, has kindly invited us to Littlehampton Golf Club for our next Spring Meeting, where you will have the chance to play a wonderful 130 year old links course, described it as "Sussex's Hidden Gem of a Links".  Click here for more information and to book.

 

Upper 6th Leavers' Ball at Sandown Race Park
Friday 24th May 2019, 7.00pm

We wish our 2019 Leavers well for their Leavers' Ball and, of course, by A Level exams!

 

'School Trips for Big Kids!' - World War 1 Battlefield Tour
Saturday 1st June 2019, 5am from Reed's!!

In the100th anniversary year of the end of WW1, we are offering the chance of a fascinating battlefields tour conducted by the History Department legends Adam Waller & Andy Davey, through their company 'School Trips for Big Kids'. It will take place on Saturday 3rd November with a percentage of any profit going to the Reed's Foundation, honouring the 114 OR Foundationers who fell in the Great War.  Click here for more information

 

Past Events

Friends of Reed's School Christmas Fair
Friday 23rd November 2018, 12pm

Everyone welcome to come along to join us in the Sports Hall, it will be a great opportuntiy to get your festive shopping done early.

 

Donor Thank You Reception
Tuesday 20th November 2018, 7pm

We shall be holding our annual thank you reception for all our donors who so kindly support the Reed's Foundation.  Invitations will be sent out in early October.  If you have any questions, please contact Sharmaine.

 
 

FutureUni Seminar - Humanities: History & Geography
Tuesday 6th November 2018, 7pm

An opportuntiy for our pupils to hear from ORs and parents who studied History and/or Geography at university and how this relates to their career paths.  If you are interested in signing up, please contact Sharmaine.

 

Annual Foundation Appeal Launch at Grocers' Hall 
Friday 12th October 2018, 12.30pm

This years Annual Foundation Appeal Lauch will take place at the historic Grocers' Hall.  This event is by invitation only.

 

 

 

Film for the Foundation
Thursday 11th October 2018, 7.00pm for 8.00pm

This fun Film for the Foundation charity night helps to raise money for the Foundation, in memory of Simon Church (brother to OR Charlotte Mocatta) and his fellow OR Jonathan Turner.   We hope to see as many of of the wider Reed's community as possible at the next charity screening which will be 'Pretty Woman' ... click here to book.

 

 

 

Final of the Grafton Morrish Old Boys' Golf Competition at
Huntstanton Golf Club
5th to 7th October 2018

Our OR team have got through to the final of this prestigious old boys' competition, so anyone with a handicap of sub 8 - please step up!

 
 

OR Golf Society Day at West Surrey Golf Club
Thursday 4th October 2018, 12 noon

We shall be returning to West Surrey Golf Club, thanks to OR Jeremy Sherwood (Blathwayt 1975). The cost will be £65 per head to include your round of golf and a soup and sandwich lunch, with a few reduced spaces for under -25s of £50.  Lunch will start from 11.30 am and tee-offs from 12.30pm.  To register your interest, please email Lucy Sadler or to book, please click here.

 

Oxbridge Preparation Twilight & Supper
Monday 17th September 2018, 3pm to 7pm

Tapping into our talented OR community, we are looking for Oxbridge graduates that are willing to come in for the day to help prepare our current pupil applicants with interviews and advice.   If you would like more information, please email Sharmaine.

OR Leavers v OR Invitational Rugby Match at Reed's School
Tuesday 11th September 2018, 6.30pm fr 7.00pm KO

Our first match where Recent Leavers take on ORs from the previous five years.  Come and play or watch at Reed's; email Sharmaine if you are interested in either. 

Recent Leavers' Drinks at The Running Mare
Wednesday 5th September 2018, from 7.30pm

Get the date in your diary and join us to meet up with friends and teachers, after having watched the OR Ladies v School hockey match perhaps.  Email Sharmaine  or Lucy for more information and to let ys know you're coming along.

 

OR Ladies' v School 1st XI Hockey at Reed's School
Wednesday 5th September 2018, 6.30pm

Come and join us for our annual hockey match where ORs take on the School Girls' 1st XI.  Then join us at the Runner afterwards.  Contact Sharmaine to put your name on the team sheet. Click here to see the list of ladies who have already signed up!

 

Totnes Reunion in Devon
Wednesday 5th to Friday 7th September 2018

Our annual visit with ORs to the Devon town where the School was evacuated during the War.

If you would like more information please email Sharmaine.

Public Schools Old Boys' Tennis Final
Sunday 9th September 2018

Following on from this year's success where the OR Tennis team were runners-up in this prestigious Old Boys' Tennis Competition, we have a team playing Repton in the finals!

OR T20 Cricket at The Kia Oval, Prince of Wales Room
(Dates to be published)

Always a favourite in the summer term.  Join us at The Oval for an evening of T20 cricket.  Your ticket will include balcony seats, private dining in the Prince of Wales Room, two course meal with beer and wine.
For further information, please email Lucy.  

OR Reunion at The 1880 Club, Singapore
Friday 13th July 2018, 7.00pm

We are very excited to be holding a reunion at The 1880 Club, kindly offered by  co-owner and OR Luke Jones (Bristowe 1986).  If you would like to know who else is attending and add your name to the list, please contact Sharmaine.

OR Reunion Day at Reed's School
Sunday 1st July 2018 from 12.00 noon

As ever, there will be a full day’s programme of activities and everyone is more than welcome to come and watch the OR cricket matches; picnic in the grounds and join us for the dedicated chapel service. Please bring your family along to join in the fun; afternoon tea will be served for all. To find out more about the year groups invited to the special luncheon and for further information click here or email lsadler@reeds.surrey.sch.uk or telephone on 01932 588029.

 

Surrey Schools Alumni Golf Competition at Bramley Golf Club
Friday 29th June 2018

ORs have been invited to play in a competition with other 'old boy teams' from Surrey Schools, such as Tiffins, Guildfordians, Kingstonians and Surbitonians.  Jeremy Sherwood (Blathwayt 1975) will be kindly captaining our team of seven, in the hope of retaining the OR title.

 

FutureUni Day at Reed's School
Wednesday 27th June 2018 from 12.30 pm                               

Opportunity for our current Lower Sixth to speak with ORs currently at university to get their advice on course and campuses. If you are interested in coming back to Reed's for lunch and to share your words of wisdom. For more information, please contact Sharmaine or to sign up, click here.

OR Committee meeting at Reed's School
Wednesday 6th June 2018, 6.30pm

Please contact your representative if you would like anything raised at the next meeting.

 

OR Golf Society Day at Cowdray Golf Club
Thursday 10th May 2018, 12 noon

The first OR Golf Society Day of 2018 will take place at Cowdray Golf Club, Sussex, thanks to OR Justin Chuter (Bristowe 1977). The cost will be £55 per head to include your round of golf and a soup & sandwich lunch. Lunch will start from 12 noon and tee-offs from 1.00pm. 

 

Memorial Service for Hylke van Slooten (Bristowe 2005)
Thursday 3rd May 2018, from 6.00pm

A special chapel service and reception for one of our much-loved ORs to celebrate his life and achievements.

 

1960-65 Reunion Lunch at Reed's School
Monday 19th March 2018, 12.30pm

A small, informal luncheon for leavers between 1960 and 1965 in the Andrew Reed Room at the School, hosted by the Headmaster and Chris Hawkins (Blathwayt 1962).

 

Reeds Weybridge City Lunch
Friday 16th March 2018, 12.30pm

Support the Reeds Weybridge RFC fundraising lunch on Friday 16th March with guest speaker and former England player, Jason Leonard OBE. The lunch - being held at Brasserie Blanc, London, SE1 - is just one of the many initiatives helping to fund the exciting redevelopment of a new clubhouse at Whiteley Village.

 

 

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