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2020 BWS & Foundation Events

Network Events 2020 (virus rulings permitting) include Cricket in The Close; Secret Gardens; BWS 65-yr olds Reunion; Drinks Receptions - No.11; East India Club; Salisbury Rugby Club; Autumn Auction
17 Jun 2020
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Albert Chevallier Tayler's painting of Kent v Lancashire in 1906
Albert Chevallier Tayler's painting of Kent v Lancashire in 1906
Cricket: BWS (students/staff) v BWS Corinthians (Wordsworthians, ex-staff, parents, friends of BWS)
CANCELLED - COVID-19 but we might be able to re-schedule. Otherwise, we plan to make this an annual occasion.

To play for the Corinthians contact:
[please put Corinthians in the e-mail headline]

1.30pm - 5pm
teams' tea provided
cricket whites, please

Bring a picnic; bring friends, family and if we're lucky, suntan lotion! The plan is to play in The Close on The Cathedral School's ground, using our own Sports Hall Changing Rooms. We are awaiting a reply on two possible dates: Half Term, Sunday 24th, or Sunday 31st May.
The school team is being organised by Miles Kantolinna.
The intention is for this to become an annual match.

Secret Gardens of The Close - CANCELLED - COVID-19
Otherwise, we plan to make this an annual occasion.

The No.11 Lawn at BWS will be one of the dozen or more gardens open to he public. We will have free copies of the "Wordsworth" school magazine to take away and possibly Art and Design "creations" on the lawn to enjoy. 
Contact: t. 01722 335 161 or 555190 /

BWS 65-yr olds & Guests - RE-POSTPONED to Saturday, 12th June, 2021
School Dinner Reunion Invitation 
Saturday, 20th June 2020
find more details at:
or contact me personally at

Cathedral Close & Friends Reception - CANCELLED - COVID-19
Tuesday, 30th June
6.30pm - 9pm 
By invitation, and following on from last year's enjoyable evening of drinks, nibbles and conversation.
Bringing the school out into The Close and The Close into the school.

BWS East India Club Reception - CANCELLED - COVID-19
Thursday, 2nd July, 2020
6.30pm - 9pm
Free entry and a complimentary glass of wine on arrival for Wordsworthians (former pupils), BWS Parents, BWS Staff 
[put EIC in the e-mail headline]

BWS Autumn Auction - CANCELLED - COVID-19 (working on next year instead)
More details to come

BWS Winter Drinks Reception at Salisbury Rugby Club - CONFIRMED for now
Thurs. 3rd December (confirmed date) 6.30pm - 9pm
If you're in the area and connected to BWS do come and join us for a complimentary glass, nibbles, and an open bar afterwards. It's not just for rugby players, but of course all BWS rugby people are warmly invited too!
We need an idea of numbers so please Contact: [put SRFC in the e-mail headline]

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