School bands

Evil ScarecrowI usually start discussions here on the blog and move them later to Facebook. However for various reasons the latest hot topic started over on the Boston Grammar School Alumni Facebook group.There had been a short conversation about the recent report in the Boston Standard that a study showed Boston to…

Wiki news

Wiki tidy up - check your accountAs I have said before, the OBA Wiki suffers from the creation of a lot of bogus accounts. I have always tried to keep on top of accounts which actually post irrelevant content to the wiki but that has left a lot of accounts…

Football

Simon GarnerMike PinnerDanny ButterfieldI have a wide range range of interests and some knowledge in a lot of areas, but we all have to have our limitations. One thing that doesn't interest me much at all, and therefore an area I know relatively little about (certainly compared to many of…

Barry Spikings

Barry Spikings at the 2000Old Bostonian Association Annual Dinnerwhere he was special guestThe latest new entry in the OBA Wiki is for Barry Spikings, one of our most famous old boys. Barry has been a Hollywood Producer since the 1970s and has had top jobs in several film companies. In…