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Phillip Taylor, Former Pupil

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DVDs

DVDs

A number of nostalgic DVDs are available of old School camps, trek camps, and George Higginson’s History of the School.

Roger Kirk’s Third and Fourth Form Camps (1963 to 1968)*

  1. 1963 – Heswall (by Dr F Jones) and Howick (40 minutes)
  2. 1964 – Heswall, Saundersfoot and Howick (1963) (77 minutes)
  3. 1965 – Heswall, Howick, and Saundersfoot (1964) (98 minutes)
  4. 1966 – Heswall and Instow (64 minutes)
  5. 1967 – Heswall and Instow (112 minutes)
  6. 1968 – Heswall and Instow (72 minutes)

Alan Prince’s films of Trek Camps (1977 to 1991)*

  1. Disc 1 – 1977-79
  2. Disc 2 – 1980-83
  3. Disc 3 – 1984-86
  4. Disc 4 - 1987-89
  5. Disc 5 – 1990-91

Mr George Higginson’s History of Bolton School

  1. History of Bolton School 1945-1946
  2. History of Bolton School 1951

Roger Kirk’s Scout Camps

  1. 1963 Monzie
  2. 1964 Dolgellau
  3. 1967 Monzie
  4. 1968 Killarney
  5. 1969 Dolgellau
  6. 1970 Duns
  7. 1972 Aberffrwd
  8. 1973 Eyemouth
  9. 1974 Ardchattan
  10. 1975 Llanwrtyd
  11. 1976 Aberffrwd
  12. 1977 Eyemouth
  13. 1978 Ardchattan
  14. 1980 Aberffrwd
  15. 1981 Eyemouth
  16. 1982 Ardchattan
  17. 1983 Dolgellau
  18. 1984 Dolgellau
  19. 1987 Dolgellau

* If you are unsure which DVD is most appropriate for you, please contact the Development Office, where list of the boys featured on each DVD are held.

David Allen’s Scout Troup DVD, 1958-1963

This DVD includes footage of the following Camps:

  • Long Camp, 1958: Coldridge,Devon
  • Easter Camp, 1959: Scafell and Borrowdale
  • Long Camp, 1959: Black Forest, Germany; Rotterdam
  • Long Camp, 1960: Denmark
  • Long Camp, 1961: Pyrenees, France; Spain
  • County Rally, 1959: Giant’s Seat, Radcliffe
  • National Queen’s Scout Parade, 1959: Windsor Castle
  • Bolton Group Fete, 1961: Woodlands HQ
  • Bolton District Campsite, 1961: Hulton Park
  • Saturday Meeting, 1961: Blue Lagoon, Belmont
  • Bolton District Sports, 1961: Leverhulme Park
  • Saturday Meeting, 1961: Woodlands HQ
  • Easter Camp, 1962: Ullswater

New! Ski trips

A number of DVDs showing footage of Bolton School ski trips are now available to purchase. Titles available are:

  • 1991 – Notre Dame de Bellecombe
  • 1992 (Easter) – Montgenèvre, Risoul
  • 1994 (Easter) – Les Arcs
  • 1994 (February) – Les Arcs (Senior)
  • 1995 (February) – Les Arcs (Senior)
  • 1996 (Easter) – Junior Ski Trip
  • 1996 (February) – Les Arcs (Senior)
  • 1997 (March) – Les Arcs (Senior)
  • 1997 (February) – Senior Ski Trip
  • 1998 (Easter) – Junior Ski Trip
  • 1998 (February) – Les Arcs
  • 1999 (April) – Les Arcs, Groups 1-5
  • 1999 (April) – Les Arcs, Groups 6-9
  • 1999 (February) – Les Arcs, Groups 1-5
  • 1999 (February) – Les Arcs, Groups 6-10
  • 2001 (February) – Switzerland (Senior)
  • 2003 (Easter) – Sauze d'Oulx
  • Millenium Ski Trip
  • Story of Chuck
  • Wengen

 Each DVD costs £5.00, plus £1.50 for postage and packaging, and may be ordered via The Development Office.