Each potential survival cell contained a nominated political and military leader for the local area.
He came to HCS just after I left but I know from this forum how highly he was respected by the students he taught.
Name: Pete Fowler Email: at ntlworld'Years_at_school: 1956 62Date: Time: Yesterday's Guardian carried an obituary notice for Fred Bilson, one of the English Department's star cast in the middle and late 1960s.
Colonel Bigham would have assumed military command over the same area, the two leaders working in tandem. In a nuclear emergency, a handful of brilliant Sixth Form scholars and top CCF NCOs were to be singled out to enter the bunker.
The most academic were to be drawn from sensible subjects of future value such as Chemistry, Biology, Physics and Engineering.
The appreciation of humour was never a feature of Dr Simpson's regime and must have rubbed off on his products.
Not so sure about his Simpson's Academy for Dull Folks. Name: Chris Atkinson Email: christopherdotatkinson43atntlworlddotcom Years_at_school: 19 - 19Date: Time: Perhaps the first step is to establish which Pavilion Fund is to be investigated.Dr Simpson was apparently elated to discover Harrow School had not been chosen.I understand Winchester, Eton and Cheltenham College for Ladies were also included.Name: Chris Esmond Email: chrisesmond Years_at_school: 59-66Date: Time: Your last contribution, Pete, where you confess to having ignored "so sensible advice", is deeply disappointing and as a result I regret to inform you that you will no longer be considered to lead the investigation into the missing Pavilion Fund monies as such a responsibility demands an impeccably sensible person (especially where investigating himself is involved).Name: Chris Esmond Email: chrisesmond Years_at_school: 59-66Date: Time: Pete Fowler, your proven investigative skills make you eminently qualified to lead the ' What Happened to the Pavilion Fund? However, as a supporter of Henry Wyatt you yourself are, inevitably, I'm afraid, a prime suspect, which necessarily presents a rather tricky situation, a 'conflict of interests', as the saying goes: Would you be prepared to interview yourself?If so, could you guarantee to both question and answer with 100% commitment and integrity?