SMOGS Notice Board
Scroll right down!
Caroline Thomas' Autobiography
Go to The Society page and click on a special box. To exit from the Autobiography page just close the window and you will return to SMOGS.
Mouse-mat - - - Would you like a mouse-mat with this painting of our School on it? Email firstname.lastname@example.org and you will be sent an electronic version of the picture. Then you can send it to the mouse-mat maker of your choice. If you don't know one, Caroline will recommend the one that made hers @ £8 including postage.
ANOTHER VIDEO FROM THE OLD DAYS!
Davena Loughton has sent us a DVD showing girls in the School's back garden, on the Leas ant playing cricket. What a fantastic addition to our archive! Thank you so much, Davena. Speakers on for the lovely music.
No sound to this old cine film, taken by Caroline Thomas. The girls are from O-level year 1958 and 1959.
Audrey Lant, year 1951, died May 2019.
Ann Hollis, year 1955, died May 2019.
Miss Elizabeth Warren, staff, died March 2020
Mlle. Rothenbuhler, staff, died 8 January 2021
Amanda Phythian, year 1963, died 31.3.21
Wendy Woolliams, year 1948, died 2 April 2021
Watch Wendy's funeral here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8pamRD3x66g&ab_channel=KateRoss
Ctrl/left-click on the link and it opens in a new tab. Speakers on!
Congratulations and thanks to the Family for letting us share this.
'PUSS IN BOOTS' PANTO OF 1962 IS ON-LINE!
Go to the Pantomimes page and click on the pink box!
NEW! If you were at St Mags in 1962 you may have been in the Nonington Christmas concert. Go to 'Odds and Ends' and scroll down to the bottom. Thank you, Julie Westall, for sending it.
A 1930s FILM OF THE PLAYING FIELD!
Go to the Sport page and scroll down to the bottom where there is Caroline's painting of our playing field. There is now a film from the 1930s showing Caroline's sister Amber Thomas (born 1921) and others at the gate, and the tennis courts filmed from the top floor of Caroline's house, where she also made the painting. Filmed by their Uncle Alistair Gordon.
MISS WARREN'S FATHER'S COAT
has been in the news. Go to Items of Interest page and scroll to the end.
Summer 1961 --- girls playing in the back garden of Earl's Avenue. This has been sent in by Rosalind Pembroke (year 1962). Any more films out there?
'Letter of the Day' by Diane Gillegin (class of 1959)
SMOGS stores in a secure, private database held by Caroline Thomas your contact details, the years you were at the School, your O-level year and a few words about your life as submitted by you. It is used to create the Directory and Updates issued to Old Girls and Staff only. If you want to be removed, tell the Webmistress (Society page).