Alumni & Friends

Eminent Old Portmuthians

 

Many former pupils enjoy successful, varied careers in science, literature, sports, entertainment, the armed services, public service, the church and the arts. Eminent Old Portmuthians include: 

John Aitchison, wildlife photographer, Mike Barnard, cricketer, footballer, John Barron, actor, Roger Black, athlete, James Bobin, film director, Samantha Bosshardt, ballet dancer, Alan Bristow, helicopter entrepreneur, Ken Budden, radar pioneer, James Clavell, author and film director, John Hunter Coghlan, Battle of Britain pilot, Rick Edwards, television presenter, Sir (Leonard) David Gammans, M.P., Cyril Garbett, Archbishop of York, Alice Gibb, supermodel, Simon Gray, playwright, Wally Hammond, cricketer, Norman Holbrook VC, submariner, Roy Horniman, author, Paul Jones, musician, actor, Christopher Logue, poet, Joe Michalczuk, television presenter, Ross Morrison, paralympian, Jan Needle, children’s author, Albert Pollard, historian, Chaim Raphael, historian and author, Michael Ripper, actor, William Shakespear, explorer, Mel Stride, M.P., Sir Peter Viggers, M.P., Mike Wedderburn, television presenter, Stephen Weeks, film director and author, Percy F. Westerman, children’s author, Sir Arthur Young, policeman