Notable Alumni

With sincere apologies to those we've missed. If you think you should be included, don't be modest, let us know.

Academic

Sir Anthony Leggett Winner of 2003 Nobel Prize in Physics

Peter Milward S.J.

Shakespeare scholar and emeritus professor of English Literature at Sophia University, Tokyo

Science and Medicine

Prof. Tom Connors

"Father of anti-cancer drug development"

Prof. Donal Bradley, CBE FRS

Molecular Electronic Devices and Applications

Head of the Division of Mathematical, Physical & Life Sciences at the University of Oxford

Prof. David Allison

Diagnostic Radiology & Imaging

Religion

Father Michael Holman SJ

Former Father Provincial of the British Jesuits

Father David Smolira SJ

Former Father Provincial of the British Jesuits

Bishop Nick Hudson

Auxilliary Bishop of Westminster

Sport

Jay Tabb

Championship Footballer with Ipswich

Previously Reading, Coventry and Brentford

Fergus Timmons

Cambridge Blue and Rosslyn Park

John Travers

Rugby

England Under 19

Ben Ryan

Fiji Rugby Sevens Head Coach

Olympic Champions 2016

Danny Cipriani (Donhead)

Rugby

Wasps, Melbourne Rebels, Sale, Barbarians and England

Joe McPartlin

Rugby

Oxford, Harlequins and Scotland

Tom Baxter

Swimming

Team Captain and bronze medallist GB Deaflympics 2017

Patrick Roberts

Football

Fulham, Manchester City, Celtic and England U17s

Brian Mullen

Rugby

London Irish and Claremont Ferrand

Entertainment, Media and the Arts

Christopher Hewett

Actor

Mike Paradinas

Musician (μ-Ziq) and founder of record label Planet Mu

Victor Keegan

Journalist

Des Kelly

Journalist and columnist

Philip Stephens

Journalist

Andre Barreau

Musician with the Bootleg Beatles

George Malcolm

Musician

Patrick Bishop

Journalist and author

Clement Marfo

Musician

Paul Merton

Comedian, writer and TV presenter

Christopher Howse

Journalist

Politics, Public Service and the Law

Peter Duffy QC

Barrister

John Patten, Baron Patten

Politician

Sir Michael Quinlan

Civil servant

Sir Nicolas Bratza

Judge

Sir Nicholas Young

Ex CEO British Red Cross

Military

Maurice Dease

The first VC (posthumous) of World War One (WWI)

Eugene Esmonde

World War II (WWII) naval pilot.

Led attack on Bismarck, awarded the Victoria Cross after Channel Dash

Gerald Robert O'Sullivan

WWI Victoria Cross holder

Patrick Reid

Colditz Castle escaper (WWII) and author

S/Ldr. Michael Lister Robinson

D.S.O, D.F.C, Croix de Guerre

Sir John Keegan

Military historian