OVA News

Len Cox at the Shaggy Dogs Tea Party 2016

Len Cox Obituary

A tribute from Len's brother in law, John Keary

Posted on: 30 Nov 2018

Tom Wilson at the Shaggy Dogs Tea Party 2017.

Tom Wilson - a tribute

Tribute to Tom Wilson - Old Veseyan

Posted on: 27 Nov 2018

Academy Students: Kieran is back row fourth from the right; Adam is back row fifth from right

International Music Academy Masterclass for a talented BVGS Student

BVGS Student attends unique International Music Academy 2018 in Hungary

Posted on: 7 Nov 2018

Robert Cheshire and his bride

Wedding Reception in the Canteen

Where to have the Reception

Posted on: 30 Oct 2018

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1956 Boarders

These are the Boarders with Geoffrey Cross, Matron and Michael Kremer (house master)

Posted on: 30 Oct 2018

The Boarders 1956 and 3L-Z

Clearing the Attic

Tony Loades sent in these pictures that he found clearing out his attic! Tony is sixth from left in middle row of the boarders and third from right in the back row in the form photo.

Posted on: 26 Oct 2018

Caroline Hinton, Matthew Parsons, Fiona Barber, Lee Winters, Donna Wade, Stephan Wade, Rob Gooch

OLD VESEYAN DINNER - 30 years on

Posted on: 17 Oct 2018




Posted on: 19 Sep 2018

The Team and Hosts

2018 Shaggy Dogs Tea Party

Posted on: 12 Jul 2018

Bracebridge Team prior to tee-off

3rd BVGS Annual Golf Day

Brief description of BVGS Golf day

Posted on: 17 Jun 2018

Year Group Reps

Help Wanted - Alumni Year Group Reps

The Development Office is looking for alumni volunteers to engage more OV from their particular year group, as well as providing feedback to the office from their classmates.

Posted on: 30 Nov 2017

Rohan Sandhu, QB of the UoB American Football side

Touchdown Triumph – Old Veseyan is an American Football rising star

Rohan Sandhu (OV2016) is due to participate in largest domestic American Football game in the UK on Saturday 11th November for UoB.

Posted on: 9 Nov 2017

London Networking

London Networking Tuesday 7th November 7:30pm

The first London Old Veseyan social networking event will be held on Tuesday 7th November.

Posted on: 18 Oct 2017

Pocket hymn book as issued to all pupils

School Photo 1964

School photo 1964 and recollections from then

Posted on: 8 Oct 2017

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How are Old Veseyans managing in the paths of Harvey, Irma and Jose

Posted on: 13 Sep 2017

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SHAGGY DOGS TEA PARTY and School and Rugby Club Tours – Wednesday 12th July 2017

OV spanning 1939 to 2018 were in attendance at the annual Shaggy Dogs Tea Party on Wednesday 12th July 2017.

Posted on: 26 Jul 2017

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Young Lady Drama Student Funding Support

Sponsorship sought for Old Veseyan Drama Student

Posted on: 11 Jul 2017

Honeybournes banner outside the school pavilion

Well-constructed partnership for Honeybourne and local school

Headteachers Prize winner, Doug Hunt (OV1996) is the latest former pupil to come on board as a BVGS Corporate Partner.

Posted on: 1 Jul 2017

OV2000 Russell Lowe and Julian Sawyer at the recent 2017 BVGS Golf Day

Planning for success: Lowe Sawyer joins partnership with local school

Russell Lowe (OV2000) and MD of Lowe Sawyer Financial Planning has come on board as a Corporate Partner to not only help out his old school, but also parents plan for their children's university fees.

Posted on: 1 Jul 2017

Sponsors X2 Furniture and guests at the 2nd BVGS Golf Day

Bishop Vesey’s Grammar School golf day a big hit

The second BVGS Golf Day held on Friday 9th June at Walmley GC saw 120 golfers compete and 30 local businesses come along for lunch and networking.

Posted on: 21 Jun 2017

Phil Arkinstall, MD of Ark Media

Ark Media set gold standard

Video Production company wins prestigious award

Posted on: 19 May 2017

Jon Ratledge Jnr and Snr with their TSS banner outside the school pavilion.

Tamworth Steel Stockholders support local school

Tamworth Steel Stockholders, a company with a proud association with the school have entered into a Corporate Partnership.

Posted on: 19 May 2017

1st XV Rugby 1949/50


The Old Veseyan Association was conceived in its’ present format in July 1913. The mantra of the Association is “The Renewal of Old Friendships and the Welfare of the School”.

Posted on: 25 Mar 2017

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Eleven Questions (From Bangkok to Bloxwich) - Tom Greenwood (OV2009)

Geography teacher and rugby coach Tom Greenwood (OV2009) shares some of his experiences of his time at Vesey.

Posted on: 6 Feb 2017