Welcome to the website of the Society of Old Priceans

Remembering Price's Grammar School, Park Lane, Fareham and Price's College, Fareham Founded 1721 demolished 1989.

Stephen R. N. Bradly 1908-1934 George A. Ashton 1934-1959 Eric A. B. Poyner 1959-1977

 

  • Membership Form and Bank Mandate

    Membership is £10per annum and the

    membership Form may be downloaded here.

    standing order mandate is available here.

    Constitution of the Society

    Constitution of the Society may be found here.

    A/c: Society of Old Priceans Sort Code: 20-44-22 A/c No: 50869732 Ref: Member name

     

    Covid-19 - With great regret the Society has had to cancel the Summer Lunch 2020

     

    Prices Lion No 1 1915

    Here is the very first Prices Lion

    Prices 2021 Commemorations - WP300 Newsletters

    Here is our newsletter number 1 - please download the pdf

    Here is a link to Newsletter number 2

    Here is a link to Newsletter number 3

    Here is a link to Newsletter number 4

    Here is a link to Newsletter number 5

    Prize Giving 1963

    School Chemistry Laboratory c1970

    Iolanthe and The Mikado c1970 photos

    SS Nevasa School Cruise 1970

    School Judo 1972/3

    Football U13 1963

    School Panorama photo 1960

    Ted Burnham (1957-63) has sent in this photo together with a note about his career including his role as a World Technical Official for Archery at the 2012 London Olympics.

    School Panorama photos 1925-1927

    Our Archivist, Neale Fray, has obtained School panorama photographs from 1925 to 1927.

    Christmas Lunch - RAF Club, Piccadilly Saturday, 7th December 2019

    Photos from the event may be seen here....

    Annual General Meeting and Lunch - Friday, 4th October 2019 at 11.30am

    Our sponsored student, Rosie Hayman 16, speaking to the AGM about her experiences building schools and teaching in Kenya

    CCF and Band - David Goldring's photos

    The Will of William Price

    Here is a copy of the Will of William Price Junior dated 1721 and a copy of the Will of William Price Senior dated 1665

    Terry Richter's Prices College files including 1980 magazine

    Here is a link to the magazine...

    Christmas Lunch 2018 pictures here...

    Falkland Islands - Two Sisters

    Pictures of a recent trip to the Falkland Islands including a visit to Two Sisters where Cpl Ian Frank Spencer fell.

    The Upper Sixth Form 1970 - where are they now? photos here...

    AGM and lunch 2018 - Pictures of the event can be seen here:

    roy_daysh_young Roy Daysh, who died in 2016 at the age of 85, maintained an archive of material here...

     

    Tom Hilton and Miss Jewel

    School Photo 1971-72

    School Photo 1973-74

    School Photo 1978

    Anthony Cumberbirch photos circa 1959

    A Tribute to Phil Watts

    Eulogy for Tony Purkis

    LSOP meeting in the fifties

    Robert Newbury 1969

    School Cruise 1963 - Wonderful pictures of a Baltic cruise

    More School Cruise photographs from Paul Gover from 1969/70 with Mr Howard-Jones

    Terence Wood's study of the Military Insignia of Hampshire and IOW including Price's CCF.

    Kevan Bundell remembers Folk Music in the Seventies

    Summer Lunch and Wreath Laying Sunday 3rd June 2018 Photos here...

    Geoffrey Vine - Read his remarkable story of shaking hands with Mao Tse Tung here

    The Photos of Peter Gwilliam - splendid pictures shown and more here.

    The Great War 1914-18 - Our Honours Board

    Art in the sixties

    The Chairman of the Society - Phillip Reynolds

    Reynolds

    Prices School Photo 1933

    The Society is delighted to have received an original copy of the 1933 panorama photograph provided by Chris Croker, son of the late R. W. Croker. Full details here.

    Westbury Museum helps search for 1947 photo names

    School Photo 1957

    We are delighted to have received a scan of the School from 1957 from David Bloxham. An enlarged photo can be found here.

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    Rear Admiral Roger Charles Dimmock CB - Telegraph obituary. Roger's career is here.

    HMS Pinafore with Fareham Girls Grammar School here and Programmes here:

    Sports Days 1962-1959 -Sports Days for 1962, 1961, 1960 and 1959

    Evening Echo 1971

    Ian Spencer: KIA -Two Sisters, Falkland Islands -11/12 June 1982

    An appreciation of Alan Glynne-Howell

    A Lament for Prices

    A musical tribute to the School....

    Robert Newbury writes:

    Prices in 1911 - census of 1911

    Anniversary Event 2008

    The Exhibition featured display panels and cabinets intended to provide visitors with an extensive view of Price’s and The William Price Charity through the years.

    F. E. C. Gregory's book The History of Price's School describes the original opening...



    WHO WE ARE

    The Society of Old Priceans for staff and pupils of the former Prices Grammar School, Park Lane, Fareham, Hampshire founded 1721 demolished 1989.

    Society of Old Priceans

    Secretary and Membership Secretary
    michael.peagram@gmail.com

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