Old Boy News


DHS 150th!

06

Apr 2016

150th on the Field

The boys formed a giant DHS 150 on the field to mark the 150th birthday of the School. An SA Air Force Puma helicopter arrived to assist so that the historic moment could be captured from the air, as this was history in the making! The boys were amazing; in the hot sun they formed the massive DHS 150 and stood still while it was...

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150th Corporate Breakfast

11

Mar 2016

150th Corporate Breakfast

The DHS Foundation Trust hosted the Durban High School 150th Corporate Breakfast at Greyville Convention Centre on Friday last week. The event saw DHS Old Boys, staff from schools around KZN, friends, and key players in the corporate industry, in attendance. … The Master of Ceremonies for the morning was former South African cricketer and current Supersport broadcaster and commentator and CSA high performance batting...

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Old Boys of GP Breakfast

19

Feb 2016

Old Boys of GP Breakfast

On Friday 12 February, a breakfast was held at the Wanderers Club for all Old Boys in Gauteng. The purpose of the breakfast was to promote the launch of the 150th celebrations to be held during the year. Chris Seabrooke (chairman of the DHS Foundation Trust, along with Mike Fennell (Foundation C.E.O) and Leon Erasmus (Head Master) addressed the Old Boys. A big thank you...

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Alan Burt Gala

19

Feb 2016

Alan Burt Gala

On Saturday 13 February, Durban High School hosted the Alan Burt Gala at Kings Park Swimming Pool as part of the 150th Celebrations. This year was the 50th year of this annual gala, also dubbed the Top 10 Gala, and is traditionally attended by five schools from KZN and five schools from Gauteng: Durban High School, Kearsney College, Glenwood High School, Westville Boys’ High, Clifton...

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150th Special Assembly

19

Feb 2016

150th Special Assembly

Durban High School hosted the 150th Special Assembly for parents, staff, Old Boys and learners on 29 January 2016. However, anticipation of the day began a week previously when a Memory Box/Time Capsule, which had been sealed in 1968 behind a foundation stone from the new Blackmore House, was unearthed and opened. The copper box, which was in a hole in the wall of Blackmore...

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Cricket cocktail function

19

Feb 2016

Cricket cocktail function

The 150th celebrations got off to a grand start last week with the very successful 150th Cricket Festival, which was attended by 21 cricketing great schools from around the country. The Festival began with a cocktail function which was held on Tuesday 5 January.  DHS Old Boy, Imraan Khan, was the guest speaker at the function, which was attended by some of the Heads of...

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19

Feb 2016

Gavin Gow (dysfunctional 1970 matric)

“Hi, I had a terrific time at the DHS assembly on the school field at 8 am last Friday 29th Jan. No words can describe the exhilaration I felt at witnessing the overflowing school spirit and exuberance of the schoolboys, within the strict bounds of discipline.  They were to a man well-dressed and filled with happiness.  The way that the prefects maintained strict control but mingled...

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