TC DateAchievements
Mr George Rennie Thorne (d)1871Liberal MP for Wolverhampton East 1908 - 1929, former Mayor and Alderman of Wolverhampton.
Mr William Henry Bidlake MA, FRIBA (d)1879Architect and a leading figure of the Arts and Crafts movement in Birmingham and Director of the School of Architecture at Birmingham School of Art from 1919 until 1924.
Sir Arthur Harden FRS (d)1882Awarded Nobel Prize for Chemistry in 1929
Brigadier Sir Bill Williams CB CBE DSO DL (d)1927British Army officer who played a significant role in the Second Battle of El Alamein in World War II. He was a Fellow of Balliol College and Warden of Rhodes House, Oxford, and Editor of the Dictionary of National Biography.
Mr John Chown (d)1943For dedication and long service to the school as pupil and teacher from 1956 to 2011.
John is also honoured for his service at Bletchley Park as a cryptanalyst from 1944-45.
Mr William Snelson OBE (d)1949MBE awarded 2015 for services to farming and National Farmers Union.
Professor Peter Radford1956Olympic Bronze medal for 100 metres in 1960 Rome Olympic games
Mr David Anderton OBE1958Chess Grandmaster, Captain of England Chess, President of British Chess Federation and was awarded an OBE for his services to chess in 1976.
Mr Nicholas Jones1959British broadcasting and newspaper journalist, author and political commentator.
Mr Angus Dunphy OBE1962Awarded OBE for services to education in 2001 and an Honorary Masters in Education from the University of Wales.
Mr Jeremy Woolridge CBE1963Chair of Governors for many years. Awarded CBE in1998 for services to Business in the West Midlands.
Anthony Hughes The Rt. Hon. Lord Hughes of Ombersley1966Justice of the Supreme Court of the United Kingdom
Mr Nigel Bennett1967Actor, director and author based in Canada.
Mr Jeremy Middleton CBE1978CBE for Political and charitable services. Vice Chairman of the Conservative Party and businessman
Mrs Ema Swingwood (Nee Mottershead) OBE1999Awarded OBE in 2021 for work in Physiotherapy relating to Covid 19.
Mr Alex Poile2013For dedication and service to the school as the longest serving groundsman.