Old Boys' Newsletter


Alec Astle and Stuart Leighton are currently working on a research project examining cricket in the school prior to 1945.
    by Rachel Wenham

We would really appreciate you looking through old photographs in your family archives to find the following: Any school cricket team photographs from 1902-1907 Any school cricket photos depicting individual players, or a group of players in a match from 1902-1945 A pre-WWI photograph of the four Hodder brothers together (Basil, Eric, Moss and Keith Hodder) If you have located any of the above, could you please create a high resolution scan or photograph of them, and then send to: alec.astle@hotmail.com or leightons@pnbhs.school.nz   

  2. Obituaries
  3. Turbos squad for the 2021 season
  4. Old Boy Carson Taare to perform original songs at Globe Theatre
  5. Old Boy Bob Burgess - All Black looks back at Springboks tour, 40 years on
  6. Old Boy Graeme Elston
  7. (1984) - Palmerston North Boys' High School band
  8. Old Boys' News
  9. World Refugee Day
  10. Sports Hall of Fame recipient Stuart Jacobs
  11. Jim Stuckey with the McKegg Cup
  12. Ray ‘Butch’ Hewer with the Hewer Trophy
  13. Old Boy Brian Plimmer
  14. Loyal Old Boy Bill Pearson
  15. Old Boy Tasi Vaha'i performed in the staffroom
  16. Congratulations to Campbell McKay who has started at his 3rd school as Principal at Mount Waverley Primary School
  17. Bob Burgess is discussed in this recent documentary on Māori Television (the interview with Dr. Bob Burgess starts at 11.40).
  18. Congratulations to Adam Milne and Dane Cleaver, who have been added to the group of contracted players for Central Districts cricket
  19. Always great to hear from our Old Boys:
  20. Congratulations Nick Wilson
  21. Hurricanes Old Boys
  22. Shayne Harris has been appointed as Chief Executive of the Manawatū District Council.
  23. Nick Wilson is chasing the dream of competing in his third Olympic games
  24. Old Boy and professional musician David Shanhun (1997 – 2001)
  25. Old Boys News Letter August 2021
  26. 2001 Cricket Reunion February 2021
  27. Palmy Steel
  28. Sports Hall of Fame 2021
  29. Lunch date with a few loyal Old Boys.
  30. PNBHS Old Boys' Annual Golf Day April 2021
  31. PNBHS Anzac Service April 2021
  32. Palmerston North Boys' High School Anzac Service
  33. Anzac Service Wreath Laying
  34. Rugby Reunions in June
  35. Old Boys in Hastings, Lunch at Summerset in the Orchard.
  36. Tauranga Old Boys' Function July 2nd 2021
  37. Auckland Old Boys' Function
  38. Revamping the 1st XV Changing Rooms under the Grandstand
  39. Up coming Palmerston Old Boys' Events
  40. Old Boys Dinner and Day at The Races. It's time to buy your ticket.