"The manner in which one endures what must be endured is more important than the thing that must be endured"
US Secretary of State Dean Acheson (who was Guest of Honour at the College's first Speech Day in 1958)

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100 Club

The January Old Wymondhamians 100 Club draw was carried out at The Foldgate at Stradsett and this month’s winners were:-

Mervyn Taylor - resident of Leamington Spa [former pupil & teacher!]

Chris Chamberlin - resident of Harold Park, Essex

Cheques in the sum of £55.00 have been despatched.

Steve and I were joined by Chris Parnham, Colin Leaford, Stephen Pettitt, Liz Bishop [Sadada], Neil Bishop, Steven Bishop [no relation!]. Stephen Pettitt kindly carried out the draw for us. The Foldgate was a welcoming, if brightly lit, hostelry who seem to have forgotten that I was barred from the establishment in the mid 1970’s after some raucous rugby antics involving some naked singing on the tables [not me I might add!].

The February 2020 draw will be held at The Cock in East Dereham on Wednesday 26th February 2020 at 8.00 pm


Hope to see some of you there.


Phil Robinson

OW 100 club administrator - Philrobinson55@btinternet.com


If you want to keep up to date with what is happening at Wycol now, The Lion is published a couple of time each term. The latest edition is available at the website mentioned below:-



OW 100 club administrator - Philrobinson55@btinternet.com







If you would like to know more about the Old Wymondhamians 100 Club or would like to join in with a monthly payment please see the following documents:

100 Club 2018 appeal

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Please click on the image left to https://www.mybelt.co.uk/wyc

They have interchangeable buckles which can be custom made individually at no extra cost.

£5 to the College for every one sold.




February Update


OW Golf Day and Reunion 2020

The OW Golf Day for this year is confirmed for July 3rd. It's not too late to join in, just let Bob know - bob.e.rowell@outlook.com.

Bob has sent the following details:

The cost of the golf and meal is £42.00 and for the meal only is £18.00.

Menu selection will be requested at a  later date and arrangements for the day will be confirmed.

Those who may be considering staying at Dunston Hall should contact Central Booking on -  03301071599 to confirm the tariff and availability.

Could any golfers requiring a Buggy contact me or Golf Events on – 01132898970.

It is not too late to confirm that you can attend and we would look forward to the company of our friends from those Wymondham College days.

Sixties Bunch Christmas Drinks and OW 100 Club Star Draw

The Sixties Bunch Xmas drinks this year was held at the Queen of Iceni in Norwich and was combined with the OW 100 Club STAR draw when prizes of £500, £200 and £75 were given away. See photos here.




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College News

Delight as Wymondham College earns 'outstanding' inspection grade
Norfolk Eastern Daily Press
Wymondham College was given the education and social care watchdog's highest grade in all three key areas, including quality of care and support, ..

Leading Norfolk figure Lady Ralphs passes away at the age of 99
Norwich Evening News

She was governor of Norwich School, Wymondham College and Culford School and was president of the Norwich branch of the United Nations


“Do everything you can” to get your children a place at Wymondham ...
Norfolk Eastern Daily Press
Wymondham College has been included in a list of 20 schools society magazine Tatler claims are the “creme de la creme” of the state sector.



100 Club Update - OWs in 2013 - Click here for the latest news and for information on how to join.
College Heritage Room Click here for more information.  
OW's in 2013 David Spinks has written a few words outlining our current situation and a call for new OWs to help with various functions on our Committee which can be found here.  

OW Newsletter

Please click on the picture on the left to see the latest OW Newsletter.



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The Wymondham College App has been launched and is FREE to download. The app works on Android and Apple iOS devices - tablets, desktops and phones. You can easily flick through pages of the latest Lion newsletter, 6th Form News and Old Wymondhamians newsletter. It is planned to add much more in the coming weeks and months. Just visit the App Store and type in Wymondham College.




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