Many of these former pupils have some interesting tales to tell.
People have undertaken teaching work in some the world's most deprived
areas, while some live in some of the most inhospitable places and
others enjoy the good life in another part of the world. Here are
a few of their stories.
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||(now Fred Skelton) lives in Turkey. She and her husband
moved there to retire, but after two years got offered a job,
and now works 7 days per week during the season.
||left Trinity in 1964 and has lived in a number of different
places, but finally settled in Canada. He describes life in
Canada, with its extremes of temperature and the career that
took him and keeps him there.
||who has had a very interesting sounding life, and has been
an aid worker in places like Pakistan and Afghanistan. He is
now a journalist for several publications in Pakistan.
Apart from some details about his life and experience, he has
provided several interesting articles on living and travelling
||describes her route through various countries in the Far
East ending up near Bangkok, and how she and her husband intend
to stay there for their retirement.
||has been a regular contributor to this site, giving us
plenty of memories of his days at school in the late 50's and
early 60's. Here he describes how he ended up in Albany, New
York, where he lives with his Marilyn and until recently worked
for the New York State Talking Book and Braille Library Cultural
Education Center. He is now retired.
||Carole escaped to Cornwall first, and then moved to Spain,
where she now lives. She has two books published and is working
on a third.
||Mike describes how he went from Trinity to a small town in
Virginia, about 100 miles south of Washington DC, via many
changes of career and a lot of different places. Mike has had a
full, varied and interesting life.
||moved to Las Vegas three years ago in a rush of buying a
house and doing everything necessary in ten days. Now she
describes the lifestyle in the land of the hot sun and the real
||now Patricia Moore, describes the experiences she has gained
working in developing countries. She has now worked on a number
of projects in Africa, Sri Lanka and India. Her page has been
updated in June 2011 with the addition of her latest assignment.
||is now retired but lives in Yorkshire. He describes
how he left school to build organs and then became a school
teacher after a spell as a Telecoms engineer. He is now a
part time guide at Castle Howard and is in to Amateur Dramatics
||Jeff left the school in 1958. Jeff now lives in Australia,
but has had an interesting time since he left school with 4
separate "lives" and 3 wives.
||left THS in 1964. Having not been sure that he wanted
to do, he found he had an aptitude for teaching and started a
career in education. His career took him to New Zealand
after the death of his wife. However, he soon turned his
hobby of sailing in to something bigger and ran a sail training
ship. After that he stayed in the marine world and worked
at the National Maritime Museum in Auckland. Richard now
lives in both New Zealand and the UK.
||who now lives in Australia. He describes how he got there,
and why he is now an Australian with strong affection for the
||who works in the United Arab Emirates, but who has also
worked in New Zealand and Pakistan. Graham describes how he got
there, and where he plans to go when he retires.