I owe a lot to RHS and Peter Crompton

Britain's Got Talent Golden Buzzer

Jon Courtenay (Blake 1991)


The Alumni Office at the Royal Hospital School works in partnership with the RHS Association to help alumni to connect and inspire the next generation. On this page you can access professional networking, news, class reunions, social events, and the digital archive.

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We'd love to hear from you to celebrate your achievements, successes and good causes you're supporting to include on our Alumni News section and in The Gidge. Please email all articles and accompanying photographs to Lucy Pembroke ( for consideration.

Forgotten History Remembered

In 2004, Steve Wylie came across some old family documents concerning a distant relative named George William Eastland from the 1800s. These comprised of some letters from his voyages, ship's discharge letters and reference letters. A few other formal documents, a Greenwich Hospital School Certificate dated 1854, and a single photograph.

Read more about Forgotten History Remembered
Music Making

Former pupil Madison Claridge graduated from the Academy of Contemporary Music in November 2019 with 1st Class Honours. Up until lockdown, he was touring America and the UK with a band called Single By Sunday.

Read more about Music Making


The Alumni Office runs a number of regular events throughout the year in conjunction with the RHS Association including; professional networking events; Army vs Navy rugby match; Summer Reunion Weekend; Old Boys Rugby & Curry Night; year group reunions as well as informal gatherings.



Former pupils and their families are very welcome to visit the School, in and out of school term. Tours can be arranged by contacting Lucy Pembroke ( in the Alumni Office.

Visits can also be accommodated to the Heritage Centre by appointment.


We are looking to recruit and support up to 100 active volunteers to inspire our pupils to be ambitious for their futures and help them prepare for life after RHS. We would appreciate your participation in alumni lectures, careers activities, mentoring and work placements and professional networking.

To explore this opportunity please contact Lucy Pembroke (

Alumni Office Key Contacts

Simon Marsh, Fundraising
t: +44 (0)1473 326150

Lucy Pembroke, Alumni Relations
t: +44 (0)1473 326110

Beccy Young, Administrator Assistant (incl. Archives)
t: +44 (0)1473 326490

Get in touch:

Alumni Office
01473 326150