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by SAS
Fri Mar 26, 2010 2:17 pm
Forum: Parents - Past, Present & Future
Topic: Day Pupils - announcement pending
Replies: 53
Views: 3548

Re: Day Pupils - announcement pending

As well as the 7 boarders or included in the 7? Anyone know?
by SAS
Fri Mar 26, 2010 12:01 am
Forum: Parents - Past, Present & Future
Topic: Day Pupils - announcement pending
Replies: 53
Views: 3548

Re: Day Pupils - announcement pending

Yes - I meant day places in addition to existing boarding numbers, ie., extra dosh.
by SAS
Thu Mar 25, 2010 7:34 pm
Forum: Parents - Past, Present & Future
Topic: Does anybody know when the results will be posted after the
Replies: 63
Views: 5684

Re: Does anybody know when the results will be posted after the

midget wrote:At Hertford in 1940s there seemed to be a large number of girls from London, and from the poorer districts at that. But that was in the good old days of the Scholarship.
There still are! Lots from Lewisham, Catford etc.
by SAS
Thu Mar 25, 2010 7:32 pm
Forum: Parents - Past, Present & Future
Topic: Day Pupils - announcement pending
Replies: 53
Views: 3548

Re: Day Pupils - announcement pending

They had quite a discussion about it - whether it would alter the ethos of the school. general consensus was that it would. He seemed to think the day boys are being brought in to free up beds so that they can have more children paying full fees. I guess the thinking is that then they could continu...
by SAS
Thu Mar 25, 2010 7:31 pm
Forum: Parents - Past, Present & Future
Topic: Day Pupils - announcement pending
Replies: 53
Views: 3548

Re: Day Pupils - announcement pending

Why is there nothing on the sch site??
by SAS
Thu Mar 25, 2010 7:31 pm
Forum: Parents - Past, Present & Future
Topic: Day Pupils - announcement pending
Replies: 53
Views: 3548

Re: Day Pupils - announcement pending

They had quite a discussion about it - whether it would alter the ethos of the school. general consensus was that it would. He seemed to think the day boys are being brought in to free up beds so that they can have more children paying full fees. I guess the thinking is that then they could continu...
by SAS
Thu Mar 25, 2010 7:29 pm
Forum: Parents - Past, Present & Future
Topic: Thrifty tips
Replies: 75
Views: 15648

Re: Thrifty tips

re energy saving lightbulbs....or NOT - Morrisons still sell all the normal ones.
by SAS
Thu Mar 25, 2010 3:20 pm
Forum: Parents - Past, Present & Future
Topic: Does anybody know when the results will be posted after the
Replies: 63
Views: 5684

Re: Does anybody know when the results will be posted after the

I have a feeling that this description was used of CH in the nineteenth century before the move to Horsham
The chap who told it to me said it was used in his time at CH which would have been the 1940s and 50s.
by SAS
Tue Mar 23, 2010 10:21 pm
Forum: Parents - Past, Present & Future
Topic: Does anybody know when the results will be posted after the
Replies: 63
Views: 5684

Re: Does anybody know when the results will be posted after the

I suppose now, kids boast, "I go to CH - You know, the 'bluecoat-school near Horsham, coz Mummsie and Papa can afford it !" Happily, mine doesn't! She started in Sept 09 and is (mostly) very happy. We have been self-employed for many years and earning less each year; our assessment had us paying ab...
by SAS
Tue Mar 23, 2010 10:20 pm
Forum: Parents - Past, Present & Future
Topic: Thrifty tips
Replies: 75
Views: 15648

Re: Thrifty tips

J.R. wrote:
Fjgrogan wrote:Belly slices are not bad under the grill either.



The mind boggles !
My kids eat nearly every bit of pig - and love it! Especially Lincolnshire sausages. SOOOOO cheap and SOOOOOO lovely! I recently fed 8 people with bangers and mash for under £5.
by SAS
Tue Mar 23, 2010 9:48 pm
Forum: Parents - Past, Present & Future
Topic: Does anybody know when the results will be posted after the
Replies: 63
Views: 5684

Re: Does anybody know when the results will be posted after the

I suppose now, kids boast, "I go to CH - You know, the 'bluecoat-school near Horsham, coz Mummsie and Papa can afford it !" Happily, mine doesn't! She started in Sept 09 and is (mostly) very happy. We have been self-employed for many years and earning less each year; our assessment had us paying abo...