Seeking to contact Charles (Charlie) Swan and his brother Arthur I am looking for Charles (Charlie) Swan and his brother Arthur. They both attended Wesley College Colombo in the 1950’s. Charlie qualified as an engineer from the University of Ceylon. Their Father worked in the Ceylon Railways. Charlie and Arthur emigrated to Australia in the 1960’s. I would be most grateful for any information. Dr Nihal D Amerasekera (email: douglasamera@gmail.com ) ...

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MEMORIES & TRIBUTE TO AN ANTONIAN TEACHER – Mrs Chandra Bandaranaike (1925 -1960) – by Tilak Pananwala    Mrs Chandra Bandaranaike (nee Kulatunga) was a Teacher at St Anthony’s College, Kandy from 1951 to 1960. Her younger brother Cecil Kulatunga now domiciled in Sydney, Australia is a distinguished product of the college passing the University Entrance exam and obtaining a BSc (Eng.) degree from then University of Ceylon, Peradeniya. Mrs Bandaranaike was among the group of excellent Teachers the college was blessed with during this decade.  She hailed from the village of Pujapitiya in the Harispattuwa district from a respected ancestral Kandyan family and had a primary education at the Girl’s High School, Kandy before qualifying as a Trained Teacher and taught History, Geography, Civics & Sinhalese to Form 1 & 2 classes at St Anthony’s. We still remember her with admiration for the clarity and erudition as a teacher, her friendly demeanour and the ...

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 Richmond 60 Club Birthday Greetings to Walter J. May – A SPORTING LEGEND Thomian Cricket Team of 1947 – Richmond College pay tribute to their sporting legend on his 92nd Birthday Walter May later joined S. Thomas and played in the Royal Thomians of 1947 and 1948. He has scored a 50 as the opening bat MESSAGE OF THE 6O CLUB PRESIDENT As the President of the Richmond 60 Club, I am happy to write a few words for the special supplement issued to coincide with the 92nd birthday of Walter J May on 08th January 2021. He joined Richmond in 1952 as English Teacher & continued until 1956. I was a student at the time in the lower middle school and did not have much to interact with this outstanding personality, as much as I would have loved to. Nevertheless, I distinctly remember this tall lanky and handsome teacher at school smartly ...

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