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Future Reunions... 1963 On the weekend of 11-12 May 2013, Chris (Manson) Mullings, Avis (Cassidy) Taylor and Margaret (Bithell) Ozols are planning a reunion for those who left the Upper VI at Penrhos in 1963 (1962 for Lower VI or 1961 for Upper V). This celebration is to be held in Llandudno at the St George’s Hotel on the prom ( A special price of £90 per person has been negotiated to include dinner, bed and breakfast. At the beginning of May 2012 there were already have 14 ‘old girls’ signed up. Why not join them? If you live nearby, you may just want to join them for dinner on the Saturday. If you are interested, please contact Chris (Manson) Mullings on for further information.

1972 1974 The Rydal leavers of 1974 Reunion is taking place at the Abode Hotel, Chester, on Saturday 22 September 2012. If you would like to attend please contact Simon Hughes RS 69-74 on 1982 Penrhos leavers of 1982 would like to organise a reunion to coincide with the Yorkshire Dinner, which is being

The Rydal leavers of 1972 are having a reunion on Saturday 15 September at the St Georges Hotel, Llandudno. For more information please contact Gareth Jones at

held on Friday 10 May at the Holiday Inn, Brighouse. For more information please contact Ruth (Johnson) Roche at (Please note that the Yorkshire Dinner is open to all former pupils of Rydal Penrhos and all places should be booked through Sarah Ritchie at the Rydal Penrhos Society. Further details can be found on the back page of this newsletter.) In the last issue of the newsletter we published a report on the last leavers of 1982 reunion which was organised by Carrie (Godber) Smith. If you would be interested in receiving information regarding future reunions for this year group please contact Carrie on

Sweden Jane Shelbourne PC 85-92 was a day pupil in Mack House. After 33 years in North Wales, she moved

to Sweden in July 2007. She initially settled in Gavle before moving to Kungsgarden in June 2010. Jane enjoys country life and winter sports. Jane also spends time in Stockholm where she has an apartment. She would be interested to meet up with any Society members who are in Sweden, and can be contacted on

If you do not have access to email and would like to get in touch with any of the above regarding future reunions, please contact Sarah Ritchie on 01492 539736.

Log on to our NEW Society Website!

We are now ready to launch a brand new interactive area of our website! This is a fantastic area for those of you who are online, and includes the following features:

Event booking:

same time!

Online profiles:

Donate online: Merchandise:

Not only can you view details of our events online, you can now book and pay for them at the

We now have a secure area online that is just for our alumni. All you need to do is register your details (free of charge) and you will be able to create a profile and keep your contact details up to date. You will also be able to search for other members in our online directory. You control your own privacy settings so you can choose how much of your information is visible to other users (remember we will never share your contact details without your consent). You can also indicate whether you are interested in taking part in our Careers Mentoring scheme within your profile.

Would you like to make a contribution to the School or the Society? You can do this online as well!

You can now view our collection of available merchandise online.

The success of this website really does depend on you, so please take the time to register online and use the site to connect with us, and with each other.

To access the site, simply visit our website at and click on the Sign In button in the top right-hand corner. We hope you enjoy this new feature - please do let us know what you think!


Rydal Penrhos Society Newsletter Issue 20  

Issue 20 of the Rydal Penrhos Society Newsletter

Rydal Penrhos Society Newsletter Issue 20  

Issue 20 of the Rydal Penrhos Society Newsletter