Toddington Old Boys Association

To Summon Up Remembrance of Things Past

Saturday 3rd July 2021

Posted on Apr 12, 2021

It is hoped we can can arrange a gathering of some Old Boys, on Saturday 3rd July at the Social Club, for a drink, to celebrate Founders Day. (78 years) Arrangements will need to be made nearer the date, regarding the use of the Club, covid-19 regulations. (Suspect all of us will have had 2 jabs by then). Hugh Elliott Secretary

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Chairman’s comments, April 2021

Posted on Apr 12, 2021

April 2021 Hi Everyone, Life has certainly changed for most of us over the last 12 months one way or another, good or sad. With a further luncheon cancellation required due to Covid-19 regulations, once again we are unable to meet for up for the fourth time. Today is a time where we share various topics of conversation on how we are all getting by and remembering our colleagues who are no longer...

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TOBA Tree planting on Toddington Green

Posted on Feb 29, 2016

The Chairman David Stewart along with other members planted a tree on the Green to commemorate the founding of the Association in 1943. The tree will formally be presented to the village at the next Association Luncheon on the 2nd April 2016. Hugh Elliott Secretary...

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Parkfields Hyde Award presentation and new Clock

Posted on Jul 24, 2013

Parkfields Middle School was opened 50 years in April 1963, and the TOBA presented the school with a clock for the playground. Len Hull (Chairman), Hedley Denmark (Vice Chairman), and Committee member John Bryant helped to ‘open’ the clock on behalf of TOBA on the 24th July....

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Trip to London on the 3rd July 2013

Posted on Jul 4, 2013

On the 3rd July 1943 our founder members met at the Holborn Restaurant in High Holborn, London, to hold the inaugural meeting of the Toddington Old Boys’ Association. The Holborn Restaurant was a building opposite the Holborn Underground railway station. The building was demolished in 1954, and a new building was erected, which houses a Sainsbury’s supermarket. On the 3rd July 2013, 70 years...

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