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The Dovorian News – Winter 2020

The Dovorian News – Winter 2020

The Winter 2020 Edition of The "Dovorian News" Dear Old Dovorian May I take this opportunity to wish you all a very happy and peaceful Christmas and New Year, particularly in these challenging times.  I hope this edition of the Dovorian News finds you and your family well. Since last summer's edition and my letter ...

Science Lesson at Dover College 1899

Science Lesson at Dover College 1899

Unusual Science Lesson at the College 1899 A lovely report of the balloon flight - fun times for the adventurous and scientifically curious!   DOVER AND GRAVELINES FROM A BALLOON, by Percival Spencer. On September. 14 this year  the Rev. J. M. Bacon's interesting acoustic experiments in mid-air were to have been resumed at Dover ...

A View of The Close – 27th November 2020

A View of The Close – 27th November 2020

This week’s edition of “A View of The Close” by the Headmaster Mr Simon Fisher. FROM THE HEADMASTER’S DESK The week began with a thought provoking assembly on memories, given by Miss Armstrong. As well as pointing out the incredible capacity of the human brain (estimated to be the equivalent of 2500 TB), she reflected ...

Old School Friends memories

Old School Friends memories

Old School Friends memories drifted back to the study corridor of St Martins in the late 1950’s A flame is dancing across the burning embers in the fire place, the damp and cold autumn day is coming to a close, being overtaken by the darkness of the evening. Sitting either side of the fire sitting ...

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