Duncan Pitcher – RIP

Duncan Pitcher (BGS 1983-90)Duncan Pitcher of Swineshead died on 10 July 2016 aged 44. Duncan had been suffering from a brain tumour for a number of years. During his illness he had moved back to live with his parents. He leaves parents David and Juliette, and brother Martin. His funeral…

Richard Budge – Obituary

Richard John Budge (BGS 1958-65)19 April 1947 - 18 July 2016Richard Budge died on Monday 18 July 2016, at the age of 69 after suffering from prostate cancer for nine years. He was nicknamed “King Coal” after successfully spear-heading the purchase of State-owned British Coal’s mining assets when the industry…

David Hillman – RIP

David Hillman in 1962David Hillman of Old Leake passed away recently following a long illness, aged 65 years.A funeral service will take place at Boston Crematorium, Friday 29 April 2016 at 10:30am. Family flowers only. Donations to St Barnabas Hospice and Lincs Air Ambulance may be sent to FE Addlesee…

Jack Harman – RIP

Jack Harman of Boston passed away peacefully at Pilgrim Hospital on 24th March 2016, aged 91 years. Jack was a student at Boston Grammar School in the 1930s.The funeral service was held at Boston Crematorium on Monday 11 April.I hope to be able to publish more information in due course.

Terry Gibson – Obituary

Terry Gibson (BGS 1948–56)The Venerable Terence Allen Gibson, former Archdeacon of Ipswich, died in September 2015 aged 77. Born in Boston in 1937 he attended Boston Grammar School from 1948 to 1956 becoming Head Prefect and was awarded a State Scholarship. He served his National Service as a radar fitter…