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25 Years of The Lodge for Girls

June 8, 2019 at 12:30pm

Uppingham School Sports Centre (Hospitality Suite)

We hope you can join us for a special anniversary on 8th June celebrating 25 years of The Lodge for girls - a great opportunity to catch up and reminisce with old friends. 

Current Houseparents, Kate and Alex Boyd-Williams, and the girls of The Lodge hope you can join them for the occasion. We are delighted that Katharine Gaine, former Housemistress of the Lodge, will also be attending and looks forward to seeing as many of you as possible.

Please get in touch with your female contemporaries and encourage them to join you, partners and children are very welcome to attend. More details as follows:

Event Schedule:
12.30pm - Welcome drinks at the School Sports Centre (USSC) followed by a buffet lunch.
2.30pm - Opportunity to watch some afternoon sports or wander the School campus
3.30pm - Guided tour of the House and tea/coffee, with current Lodge girls and Houseparents, Kate and Alex Boyd-Williams.
5.00pm - Organised activities end but feel free to carry on the celebrations with friends in the town.

Cost per person: £25.00 which includes a welcome drink, buffet lunch with wine and afternoon tea.
Families welcome, no charge for children.

Dress code: This is a relaxed and informal event, casual dress.

We look forward to welcoming you to the occasion.

How to book:
There are several payment options available:

Paying by card:
Call Jo on 01572 820 616 to book over the phone and pay by credit/debit card (I'm afraid we are unable to accept American Express).

Paying by cheque: please make the cheque payable to 'OU Association' and send with your completed booking form to the OU Office below:

FAO Jo Franklin
OU Office
Uppingham School
High Street West
LE15 9QE

By direct bank transfer: The OU account details are provided below. Please email Jo to confirm when you have arranged the transfer so that we can identify your payment and acknowledge your booking.

Name: OU Association
Sort Code: 20 63 66
Account No: 20893641
Payment ref: Guest name

Should you need any further details, please contact Jo Franklin on 01572 820 616 or email

*** Celebrating 25 Years of The Lodge for Girls ***
The Lodge has a long and varied history - built during the 1860s as a Lower School, it was then a boys’ boarding-house from 1921 and became the only House exclusively open to girls who join Uppingham in the Sixth Form in 1994.

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