Centenary Book


Pangbourne College: Spirit in Changing Times by Old Pangbournian, Mr Robin Knight details the story of the College, from its founding in 1917 as an educational institution for merchant marine trainees to its current incarnation as a modern, co-educational boarding school.

The book contains material from the College’s archives, a chapter on notable Old Pangbournians, interviews with individuals significant in the College’s history and an array of stunning colour images.

The book promises to bring the remarkable Pangbourne story up to date and will appeal to all who know the prestigious College on top of the hill – alumni, parents, past parents, present and former members of staff and the wider community.  

The Book is now available to buy directly from the College. To order a book, please email:  shop@pangbourne.com

Centenary Book Review by Gerry Pike