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24th Nov 2021


    10 years: 2010, 2011, 2012 over KDay 17 – 19 June 2022 SAC VS KINGSWOOD   20 + 25 years: 2000, 2001, 2002 and 1995, 1996, 1997 – 27 – 29 May 2022  SAC VS GREY PE   30 years: 1990, 1991, 1992 –6 – 9 May 2022 SAC VS GRAEME COLLEGE   […]

15th Nov 2021

25 Great South African Rugby Schools

25 Great South African Rugby Schools A History of Excellence A superb volume of 276 pages and over 500 pictures. With a few exceptions, these 25 schools have contributed to nearly all the Springboks chosen in recent history. The long list of Craven Week players and SA Schools representatives, all mentioned in the book, also […]

2nd Nov 2021


DANIEL JAMES THARRATT The Headmaster of St Andrew’s College, Mr Alan Thompson, is delighted to announce that Dr Daniel James Tharratt has been awarded the Douglas Smith Scholarship to study at Cambridge University in 2022. Douglas Smith was a Teacher and Cricket Professional at St Andrew’s College for 41 years, and he bequeathed his estate […]

6th Oct 2021

Michael Rushmere – Speech to Matric Class of 2021

Michael Rushmere – Speech to Matric Class of 2021 Old Andreans give back to their school in many different ways. It was wonderful to welcome back Michael Rushmere (Deputy Head Boy, Upper 2011) when he returned to College as a guest speaker at the 2021 Matric Lunch. Michael gave an inspiring and uplifting speech to […]

17th May 2021

Still Further by CJ Driver (Upper 1957)

Imbued with a sense of history – not to mention an ample wit and sharp eye for irony – C.J. Driver’s first full collection of poems since 2005 is cause for celebration. Selected from the many poems Driver has written and published in magazines, booklets, and anthologies since his professional retirement in 2000, Still Further […]

3rd May 2021

Turning fire hazard into fireproof material

Turning fire hazard into fireproof material Sunday Times – 2 May 2021 – By CLAIRE KEETON  ● Flammable trees of the species that stoked the Table Mountain fire last month could be turned from a fire hazard into a fireproof material and revolutionise building in informal settlements, curbing the runaway fires that kill dozens of […]