Centenary Events


Date: From October 2016

Venue: Devitt House   

Cost: N/A 

Description: This photographic exhibition displays 100 years of history, from our original foundation as the Nautical College through to modern day Pangbourne. The exhibition also includes artefacts and memorabilia loaned by Old Pangbournians. 

Open to all.



Date: 21/04/2017

Venue: Pangbourne College

Cost: £ 45 for the dinner (£30 for OPs who left in 2010 or later), to include welcome drink, four courses and some wine. A cash bar will also operate on the night.

Description:  OPs of all vintage are welcome to come to College for this very special dinner, with Guest of Honour Sir Steve Redgrave. Overnight accommodation and breakfast will be available for £25 pp.

Open to OPs and Honorary OPs. 

Click here to register for dinner




Date: 29/04/2017 from 09.30

Venue: Pangbourne College

Cost: N/A

Description: 9am for 9.30am start, including a talk by the Headmaster, tours of the College and a buffet lunch.

Open to all families interested in Pangbourne as a senior school for their child(ren).

Click here to book for the next Open Morning.




 Date: 09/05/2017

Venue: Falkland Islands Memorial

Cost: N/A

Description: A highlight of the Centenary Calendar. We will celebrate 100 Years of Pangbourne in the presence of Her Majesty The Queen and His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. This event will be free but ticketed, as we anticipate high demand for seats.

For all members of the Pangbourne community. 

Click here to apply for your ticket.



Date: 03/06/2017

Venue: Parade Ground

Cost: N/A

Description: After the success of the first event, bring your classic, vintage or rare vehicle and show it off on Parade Ground for the day. Bring a picnic, some light refreshments are available.

Advance registration for car owners, open to all members of the commuinty.

Click here to register your classic car.



Date: 01/07/2017

Venue: Pangbourne

Cost: £ TBC

Description: Your chance to celebrate in style with a drinks and canapés reception, seated dinner, and dancing until late.  

Open to parents, OPs, staff, Governors and friends of Pangbourne. 

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Date: 02/07/2017

Venue: Henley Royal Regatta

Cost: N/A

Description: A celebratory row in Gloriana at 3.30pm during the Henley Royal Regatta afternoon interval, followed by a reception for all our Pangbourne community guests.

Gloriana participation will be limited to current and OP rowers. Reception by invitation to members of the Pangbourne community.




Date: 08/07/2017

Venue: Pangbourne College

Cost: N/A

Description: The last day of term, with prize-giving and speeches, lunch on the lawns, College exhibitions and OP sports. We hope you will be able to join us for this very special Centenary edition.

Open to all members of the Pangbourne community.





Date: 01/09/2017

Venue: Pangbourne College

Cost: N/A

Description: A service at the Falkland Islands Memorial Chapel to celebrate the first day of the Nautical College, Pangbourne in 1917.

Open to all members of the Pangbourne community. 

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Date: 14/10/2017 - 15/10/2017

Venue: Falkland Islands Memorial Chapel   

Cost: N/A

Description: Held in the Falkland Islands Memorial Chapel, this event brings together the local community to celebrate the Pangbourne heritage as told through floral displays. The show will be open 11am – 4.30pm, with a Sunday service at the end of the show led by the Pangbourne Chaplain and College musicians.

Open to all. Friday evening preview by invitation only.