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Billy and Flash, Flash and Billy.

Billy and Flash, Flash and Billy, two of the loveliest blokes one could ever meet. I first met these two lads whilst at Gwebi Agricultural College, sometimes known as College of Knowledge while studying for my agricultural diploma. Without a … Continue reading

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Characters of Plumtree School:Three.

Characters at this famous school keep on reviving my memories, whether they were famous or not? Of course it was a long, long, time ago, but, for some strange reason I’m going through a phase of remembrance. Perchance I’m getting … Continue reading

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Characters of Plumtree School.

Characters came in all stripes here whether teachers, boys, camp followers or many others. In actual fact it was a terrible place situated in desert like terrain on the South, South Western border of what was then known as Rhodesia … Continue reading

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The Bravest Boy I ever knew.

A lesson in faith, fortitude and courage.   The bravest boy I ever knew went to the school whose badge I have depicted here and he was a lesson in faith, fortitude and courage, never to be forgotten.Ad Definitum Finem,┬áTo … Continue reading

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Golf captaincy.

Fair play, discipline and courage. My experience of golf captaincy.As a lifelong fan of sport I happen to believe that this is one of the simplest ways of bridging wide divides. It is important to all of us and by … Continue reading

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