What’s News

WHAT’S NEWS  The newly renamed DHS Old Boys’ newsletter, THE OLDIE As Graham H. MacKeurtan said in his editorial of the first edition of the DHS Magazine, “we have endeavoured to create a bond between the Old Boys’ and their Alma Mater. We hope to awaken them to...

DISTINGUISHED MEN OF DHS

ANOTHER OLD BOY TURNS 100 WILLIAM THOMAS (BILL) BRIGHT. William Thomas (Bill) Bright, born on the 13th of August 1921, turned 100 this year. Bill attended DHS …… after which he joined the South African Army’s First Field Engineers in May 1940 to aid the Allies in...

DHS OLD BOY WINS SILVER AT THE OLYMPICS

RORY MARIO TREVOR SABBATINI Rory Sabbatini was born in Durban, South Africa, and has Italian, Scottish and Irish ancestry. He started playing golf at age 4, but concentrated on it from age 12. He attended DHS from 1989 – 1993 after which he was recruited by the...

THE DHS BULLETIN – JUNE EDITION

DHS OLD BOY’S NEWS THE DHS BULLETIN IS BACK!! “The present Editor feels that some apology is due to subscribers for the interval that has elapsed, but publications has been constantly delayed in the hopes of obtaining further information concerning the early history...

CHASING THE SUN

Well done to DHS Old Boy GREG LOMAS, Class of 1999, on his SAFTA nomination for Best Achievement in Directing for Documentary category for the Supersport production, CHASING THE SUN. We are really proud of you achievements and would like to wish you and the team all...

MY OCTOPUS TEACHER

WELL DONE TO DHS OLD BOY ROGER HORROCKS DIRECTOR OF CINEMATOGRAPHY – MY OCTOPUS TEACHER. The Critics’ Choice Association (CCA) has announced the winners of the fifth annual Critics Choice Documentary Awards, which recognize the year’s finest achievements in...

OLD BOY’S NEWS

OLD BOYS NEWS The Cell C Sharks have appointed DHS Old Boy, Allan Temple Jones (1998) as their Athletic Performance Manager. All was the former Blitzboks and current head of the Irish Sevens athletic performance team. On behalf of the DHS Old Boys community, we would...

FACT FRIDAY

FACT FRIDAY The Class of 1998 were the last group of matriculants to write their finals in the former School Hall. Built in 1919, and now a National Monument, this is the oldest of the present school’s buildings and served as a gymnasium after the completion of the...