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Bill Geen (63-69F)

We are delighted to announce that the new Patron of the OWBA is Bill Geen (63-69F).  Bill is already a Vice-President of West Buckland and a Trustee o… More...

West Buckland School Foundation were delighted to host Jazz Night at Saunton Sands Hotel. More...

"This House Believes that all drugs should be legalised".(OWBA Opposing) After many compelling and well researched arguments on either side, WBS won. More...

The Tom Hitchins Lunch was a joyful occasion made particularly special that we hadn't seen each other for so long due to the pandemic. More...

Our grateful thanks to Ian Blewett (72-77G) for his moving words at today's Remembrance Service. More...

The War Memorial is coming up for its centenary. The school War Memorial, that is. The 'real' one, by which I mean the Cenotaph in Whitehall, has ju… More...

Due to a local rise in Covid cases (and Shebbear unable to raise a side) OWBA Autumn sport was cancelled. Undeterred, an informal reunion at Claytons… More...

Dedication of the beautiful stained glass window

We warmly welcomed back former WBS Chaplain, Alan Kettle to Dedicate the West Window at East Buckland Church. More...

Class of 2020

What an absolute pleasure it was to host the 2020 Leavers Celebration on Friday evening. So good to see so many past pupils and their parents after s… More...

Dear OWBA Sports competitor We are bitterly disappointed to inform you that we have had to cancel Saturday's OWBA Sports events. More...

Toby Engelking (10-18B)

A huge thank you to everyone who took part in this year's virtual Exmoor. More...

Michael Downward (79-97S)

On Saturday former Head, Michael Downward (79-97S) celebrated his 80th birthday. Many of his old pupils sent him cards from all over the globe. Michae… More...

It was a joy to welcome OWBA Patron David Cummins (40-50G) and his wife, Mary, to the School for a visit on Saturday More...

Emily Davies (12-21F)

Emily Davies (12-21F) was under the care of Bristol Children's Hospital during her formative years. As a result of being born four months premature sh… More...

Memorial Hall

Our thanks to Lesley Banbury (73-76B) for this beautiful poem More...

Pip & Scott

Scott Lambell (91-96G) is taking on a very special 4000km virtual cycling challenge of the USA coast. Some of you may be aware that Pip Johnstone (8… More...

Class of 2020

Save the date! The postponed 2020 Leavers Celebration will take place on Friday 10th September at The Barnstaple Hotel. Invitations to the class of 20… More...

Cavan Plant

Congratulations to Cavan Plant on his recent graduation. More...

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