Lancing College

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Lancing College is an independent boarding and day school in southern England, UK. The school is located in West Sussex, east of Worthing near the village of Lancing, on the south coast of England.wikipedia
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Headmasters' and Headmistresses' Conference

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The school is a member of the Headmasters' and Headmistresses' Conference.
Fourteen accepted the invitation, and twelve were present for the whole of the initial meeting: Thring himself, George Blore (Bromsgrove), Albert Wratislaw (Bury St Edmunds), John Mitchinson (The King's School, Canterbury), William Grignon (Felsted), Robert Sanderson (Lancing College), George Butler (Liverpool College), Augustus Jessopp (Norwich School), William Wood (Oakham), Steuart Pears (Repton), T. H. Stokoe (Richmond), Daniel Harper (Sherborne), and James Welldon (Tonbridge).

George Warner Allen

He was educated at Lancing College and then, on the recommendations of the artist Robert Anning Bell and art critic James Greig, at Byam Shaw School of Art, where he subsequently taught.

Stephen Dykes Bower

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Inside can be found, among other things, the tomb of the founder, three organs, and a rose window designed by Stephen Dykes Bower, completed in 1977, and the largest rose window in England, being 32 ft in diameter.
Stephen Ernest Dykes Bower (18 April 1903 – 11 November 1994) was a British church architect and Gothic Revival designer best known for his work at Westminster Abbey, Bury St Edmunds Cathedral and the Chapel at Lancing College.

David Bedford

Bedford was educated at Lancing College, then as a conscientious objector to National Service he worked as a porter at Guy's Hospital.

Trevor Huddleston

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A stained-glass window was commissioned in memory of Trevor Huddleston OL, and consecrated by Desmond Tutu on 22 May 2007.
Huddleston was the son of Ernest Huddleston and was born in Bedford, Bedfordshire, and educated at Lancing College (1927–1931), Christ Church, Oxford, and at Wells Theological College.

Evelyn Waugh

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Waugh was the son of a publisher, educated at Lancing College and then at Hertford College, Oxford.

Lancing, West Sussex

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The school is located in West Sussex, east of Worthing near the village of Lancing, on the south coast of England. Lancing was the first of a family of more than 30 schools founded by Woodard (others include Hurstpierpoint College, Ardingly College, Bloxham School and Worksop College).
To the north of that is farmed agricultural downland connected to Lancing College Farm.

Hurstpierpoint College

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Lancing was the first of a family of more than 30 schools founded by Woodard (others include Hurstpierpoint College, Ardingly College, Bloxham School and Worksop College).
Its first headmaster, Edward Clarke Lowe, had worked with Woodard at Lancing College and stayed at Hurstpierpoint for 22 years until 1872.

Ardingly College

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Lancing was the first of a family of more than 30 schools founded by Woodard (others include Hurstpierpoint College, Ardingly College, Bloxham School and Worksop College).
St Saviour’s College opened on 12 April 1858, occupying the New Shoreham buildings in the lee of the churchyard of St Mary de Haura which had been vacated by another Woodard School, Lancing College, when it moved to its permanent home in April 1858.

Peter Pears

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He enjoyed his schooldays at his prep school, The Grange, and his public school, Lancing College, which he attended from 1923 to 1928.

Andrew Crofts (author)

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Born in 1953 in England, Crofts was educated at Lancing College, a school renowned for producing writers, (Evelyn Waugh, Tom Sharpe, Jan Morris, David Hare, Christopher Hampton and Tim Rice).

Giles Cooper

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Cooper was educated at the prep school Arnold House School, St John's Wood, London, at Lancing College on the South Downs, and later studied languages in Grenoble in the French Alps and at a language school at San Sebastian in Northern Spain.

George Baker (actor)

George Baker
He attended Lancing College, Sussex; he then appeared as an actor in repertory theatre and at the Old Vic.

Jeremy Sinden

Jeremy
He was educated at Edgeborough and Lancing College.

Brodrick Haldane

Having attended Lancing College, Brodrick was well aware that he had not made the best of his scholastic opportunities.

Tom Driberg

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The son of a retired colonial officer, Driberg was educated at Lancing and Christ Church, Oxford.

Henry Hardy

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Hardy was born in London and educated at Lancing College, where his contemporaries included Christopher Hampton and Tim Rice.

John Williams (actor)

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Born in Chalfont St Giles in Buckinghamshire, England, in 1903, Williams was educated at Lancing College.

Stuart Cloete

He was educated in England at Lancing College, a school which at present gives out a yearly prize in his honour to a student who excels in literature and creative writing.

Richard Carpenter (architect)

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It was designed by R. H. Carpenter and William Slater, and is built of Sussex sandstone from Scaynes Hill.
Also in 1868, Carpenter started work on the ambitious Gothic chapel – with an internal height of 94 ft – at Lancing College in Sussex.

Patrick Maitland, 17th Earl of Lauderdale

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Educated at Lancing, West Sussex, and Brasenose College, Oxford (B.A. Hons., 1933), Maitland then entered a career in journalism.

Alex Preston (author)

Alex Preston
He attended Sompting Abbotts Preparatory School and then received a scholarship to Lancing College independent boarding school.

Jamie Theakston

After leaving Lancing College with nine O-Levels and one GCSE in Maths, retaking it at BHASVIC, he attended North London Polytechnic (now London Metropolitan University), from which he graduated with a first class degree in business studies.

Christopher Hampton

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After a prep school at Reigate in Surrey, Hampton attended the independent boarding school Lancing College near the village of Lancing in West Sussex at the age of 13, where he won house colours for boxing and distinguished himself as a sergeant in the Combined Cadet Force (CCF).

John Lowry-Corry, 8th Earl Belmore

John Armar Lowry-Corry, 8th Earl Belmore
Lord Belmore, who was born into a famous Anglo-Irish aristocratic family, was educated first at Portora Royal School in Enniskillen, County Fermanagh, at the school's preparatory department, and then at his father's alma mater Lancing College, followed by two years at the Royal Agricultural College, Cirencester.