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Douai School was the public (independent) school that was run by the Douai Abbey Benedictine community at Woolhampton, England, until it closed in 1999. [1]

136 relations: A. M. Burrage, Adrian Hastings, Alan Peach, Anthony Bertram, Anthony Milner, Arthur Doubleday, Association football, Basilica of Saint Paul Outside the Walls, Ben Emmerson, Berkshire, Black Rod, Blue (university sport), Boater, Bowler hat, Brandon Gough, Brian Andre Doyle, Catholic Church, Charles Walmesley, Charter88, Chris Keeble, Christopher Derrick, Christopher Rudd, Colt baronets, Cricket, Daniel Brabin, David Mackay (architect), Denis Patrick O'Brien, Ditcham Park School, Dominic Hill, Douai, Douai Abbey, Downside Abbey, Earl of Craven, Earl of Fingall, Edmund FitzAlan-Howard, 1st Viscount FitzAlan of Derwent, Edward McGuire (politician), Edward Micklethwaite Curr, Elstree School, England, Eton College, Father Brown, Frank Keating (journalist), Frank Shipston, Frederick Gibberd, Frederick Keating, Frederick Walters, French Revolution, G. K. Chesterton, Gabriel Gifford, Gerard Tickle, ..., Giles Foden, Gothic Revival architecture, Guy Farley, Headmasters' and Headmistresses' Conference, Henry Mayr-Harting, High Sheriff of Staffordshire, Hockey, House of Commons of the United Kingdom, House of Lords, House system, HSBC, Hugh Cook alias Faringdon, Ignatius Rice, Independent school (United Kingdom), Ireland, Irish Parliamentary Party, J. A. Cuddon, James Bilsborrow, James Theunissen, John McIntyre (archbishop of Birmingham), John McNulty (bishop), John O'Connor (priest), Jonny Kight, Joseph Cowgill, Joseph Masterson, Kevin Porée, Latin, Lord Herries of Terregles, Louis Wharton, Luis Subercaseaux, Matthew Harkins, Michael A. Healy, Michael Blower, Michael Derrick, Michael Geoghegan, Mike Tuffrey, Mixed-sex education, Norbert Lynton, Nottinghamshire County Cricket Club, Order of Saint Benedict, Oxford, Oxford University Cricket Club, P. J. Kavanagh, Paris, Patrick Malahide, Paul Jennings (British author), Paul Mahoney (English judge), Pedro Subercaseaux, Peter McLaughlin, Pierre Waldeck-Rousseau, Planques, Prince Luitpold of Bavaria (b. 1951), Public school (United Kingdom), Recusancy, Robert Grant-Ferris, Baron Harvington, Robin McNair, Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Birmingham, Roman Catholic Diocese of Nottingham, Roman Catholic Diocese of Providence, Royal Navy, Rugby union, Samson of Tottington, Simon Murray (author), Somerset County Cricket Club, Sonny Angara, Square academic cap, Stanbrook Abbey, Stephen Wall, Surrey County Cricket Club, Terry Oldfield, The Guardian, The Observer, Thomas Arnold, Thomas Pearson (bishop), Three Men and a Little Lady, Timothy McClement, Tod Sweeney, Tristan Davies, Twickenham Stadium, Upper Woolhampton, Warwickshire County Cricket Club, William Canton, William Cotter (bishop), Woolhampton, World War II, Zambia. Expand index (86 more) »

A. M. Burrage

Alfred McLelland Burrage (1889–1956) was a British writer.

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Adrian Hastings

Adrian Hastings (23 June 1929 – 30 May 2001) was a Roman Catholic priest, historian and author.

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Alan Peach

Herbert Alan Peach (6 October 1890 – 8 October 1961), was an English cricketer who played for Surrey.

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Anthony Bertram

Cyril Anthony George Bertram (1897 - 1978) was a British novelist and art historian.

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Anthony Milner

Anthony Milner (13 May 192522 September 2002) was a British composer, teacher and conductor.

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Arthur Doubleday

Arthur Doubleday (16 October 1865 – 23 January 1951) was a South African-born prelate who served in the Roman Catholic Church as the second Bishop of Brentwood from 1920 to 1951.

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Association football

Association football, more commonly known as football or soccer, is a team sport played between two teams of eleven players with a spherical ball.

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Basilica of Saint Paul Outside the Walls

The Papal Basilica of St.

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Ben Emmerson

Ben Emmerson, QC (born 10 August 1963) is a British lawyer, specialising in European human rights law, public international law and international criminal law.

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Berkshire

Berkshire (abbreviated Berks, in the 17th century sometimes spelled Barkeshire as it is pronounced) is a county in south east England, west of London and is one of the home counties.

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Black Rod

The Gentleman Usher of the Black Rod, or Lady Usher of the Black Rod, generally shortened to Black Rod, is an official in the parliaments of several Commonwealth countries.

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Blue (university sport)

A blue is an award earned by athletes at a university and some schools for competition at the highest level.

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Boater

A boater (also straw boater, basher, skimmer, cady, katie, canotier, somer, sennit hat, or in Japan, can-can hat, suruken) is a kind of summer hat worn by men, regarded as somewhat formal, and particularly popular in the late 19th century and early 20th century.

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Bowler hat

The bowler hat, also known as a billycock, bob hat, bombín or derby (USA), is a hard felt hat with a rounded crown, originally created by the London hat-makers Thomas and William Bowler during 1849.

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Brandon Gough

Sir Brandon Gough DL (8 October 1937 – 25 April 2012) was a British businessman, and Chancellor of the University of East Anglia.

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Brian Andre Doyle

Brian André Doyle was a lawyer who was Attorney General of Fiji and Chief Justice of Zambia.

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Catholic Church

The Catholic Church, also known as the Roman Catholic Church, is the largest Christian church, with more than 1.299 billion members worldwide.

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Charles Walmesley

Charles Walmesley, OSB (best known by the pseudonyms Signor Pastorino or Pastorini; 13 January 1722 – 25 November 1797) was the Roman Catholic Titular Bishop of Rama and Vicar Apostolic of the Western District of England.

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Charter88

Charter88 was a British pressure group that advocated constitutional and electoral reform and owes its origins to the lack of a written constitution.

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Chris Keeble

Lieutenant Colonel Christopher Patrick Benedict Keeble, DSO, FCMI (born 14 November 1941) is a retired officer in the British Army, most noted for his service in the Falklands War of 1982.

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Christopher Derrick

Christopher Hugh Derrick (12 June 1921 – 2 October 2007) was an English author, reviewer, publisher's reader and lecturer.

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Christopher Rudd

Christopher Francis Baines Paul Rudd (born 9 December 1963 in Sutton Coldfield) is an English former cricketer.

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Colt baronets

The Colt Baronetcy, of St James's-in-the-Fields in the Liberty of Westminster in the County of Middlesex, is a title in the Baronetage of England.

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Cricket

Cricket is a bat-and-ball game played between two teams of eleven players each on a cricket field, at the centre of which is a rectangular pitch with a target at each end called the wicket (a set of three wooden stumps upon which two bails sit).

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Daniel Brabin

Sir Daniel James Brabin MC QC (14 August 1913 – 22 September 1975) was a judge of the High Court of England and Wales from 1962 until his death.

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David Mackay (architect)

David Mackay (25 December 1933 in Eastbourne, Sussex – 12 November 2014 in Barcelona) was a British architect and partner in MBM, an architecture firm based in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain.

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Denis Patrick O'Brien

Denis Patrick O'Brien (born 1939 in Knebworth, Hertfordshire, England) is an English economist who has worked in industrial economics and the history of economic thought.

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Ditcham Park School

Ditcham Park School is an English co-educational, independent school in Hampshire, located in the South Downs National Park.

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Dominic Hill

Dominic Hill is Artistic Director at the Citizens Theatre, Glasgow.

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Douai

Douai (Dowaai; historically "Doway" in English) is a commune in the Nord département in northern France.

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Douai Abbey

Douai Abbey is a Benedictine Abbey at Woolhampton, near Thatcham, in the English county of Berkshire, situated within the Roman Catholic Diocese of Portsmouth.

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Downside Abbey

The Basilica of St Gregory the Great at Downside, commonly known as Downside Abbey, is a Benedictine monastery in England and the senior community of the English Benedictine Congregation.

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Earl of Craven

Earl of Craven, in the County of York, is a title that has been created twice, once in the Peerage of England and once in the Peerage of the United Kingdom.

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Earl of Fingall

Baron Killeen and Earl of Fingall were titles in the Peerage of Ireland.

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Edmund FitzAlan-Howard, 1st Viscount FitzAlan of Derwent

Edmund Bernard FitzAlan-Howard, 1st Viscount FitzAlan of Derwent (1 June 1855 – 18 May 1947), known as Lord Edmund Talbot between 1876 and 1921, was a British Conservative politician and the last Lord Lieutenant of Ireland.

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Edward McGuire (politician)

Edward Augustine McGuire (1901 – 27 October 1992) was an Irish independent politician, businessman and tennis player.

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Edward Micklethwaite Curr

Edward Micklethwaite Curr (25 December 1820 – 3 August 1889) was an Australian aboriginal advocate and squatter.

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Elstree School

Elstree School is an English preparatory school for boys 3-13 and girls 3-7 based at Woolhampton House in Woolhampton, near Newbury in the English county of Berkshire.

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England

England is a country that is part of the United Kingdom.

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Eton College

Eton College is an English independent boarding school for boys in Eton, Berkshire, near Windsor.

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Father Brown

Father Brown is a fictional Roman Catholic priest and amateur detective who is featured in 53 short stories published between 1910 and 1936 written by English novelist G. K. Chesterton.

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Frank Keating (journalist)

Francis Vincent "Frank" Keating (4 October 1937 – 25 January 2013) was an English sports journalist and author, who was best known for his regular columns in The Guardian newspaper.

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Frank Shipston

Frank William Shipston (29 July 1906 – 6 July 2005) was an English cricketer.

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Frederick Gibberd

Sir Frederick Ernest Gibberd (7 January 1908 – 9 January 1984) was an English architect, town planner and landscape designer.

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Frederick Keating

Frederick William Keating (13 June 1859 – 7 February 1928) was an English prelate of the Roman Catholic Church.

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Frederick Walters

Frederick Arthur Walters (1849–1931) was a Scottish architect working in the Victorian and Edwardian eras, notable for his Roman Catholic churches.

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French Revolution

The French Revolution (Révolution française) was a period of far-reaching social and political upheaval in France and its colonies that lasted from 1789 until 1799.

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G. K. Chesterton

Gilbert Keith Chesterton, KC*SG (29 May 1874 – 14 June 1936), was an English writer, poet, philosopher, dramatist, journalist, orator, lay theologian, biographer, and literary and art critic.

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Gabriel Gifford

Gabriel Gifford OSB (also known as Dom Gabriel of St Mary or Gabriel de Sainte-Marie) (1554 – 11 April 1629) was an English Roman Catholic Benedictine monk who became Archbishop of Reims.

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Gerard Tickle

Gerard William Tickle (2 November 1909 – 14 September 1994) was an English prelate of the Roman Catholic Church.

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Giles Foden

Giles Foden (born 11 January 1967) is an English author, best known for his novel The Last King of Scotland (1998).

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Gothic Revival architecture

Gothic Revival (also referred to as Victorian Gothic or neo-Gothic) is an architectural movement that began in the late 1740s in England.

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Guy Farley

Guy Farley (born 5 February 1963) is a British musician and composer based in Battersea, south London.

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Headmasters' and Headmistresses' Conference

The Headmasters' and Headmistresses' Conference (HMC) is an association of the headmasters or headmistresses of 283 independent schools (both boarding schools and day schools) in the United Kingdom, Crown dependencies and the Republic of Ireland.

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Henry Mayr-Harting

Henry Maria Robert Egmont Mayr-Harting (born 6 April 1936) is a British medieval ecclesiastical historian.

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High Sheriff of Staffordshire

This is a list of the Sheriffs and High Sheriffs of Staffordshire.

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Hockey

Hockey is a sport in which two teams play against each other by trying to maneuver a ball or a puck into the opponent's goal using a hockey stick.

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House of Commons of the United Kingdom

The House of Commons is the lower house of the Parliament of the United Kingdom.

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House of Lords

The House of Lords of the United Kingdom, also known as the House of Peers, is the upper house of the Parliament of the United Kingdom.

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House system

The house system is a traditional feature of schools in England, originating in England.

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HSBC

HSBC Holdings plc is a British multinational banking and financial services holding company, tracing its origin to a hong in Hong Kong.

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Hugh Cook alias Faringdon

The Blessed Hugh Faringdon O.S.B. (died 14 November 1539), earlier known as Hugh Cook, later as Hugh Cook alias Faringdon and Hugh Cook of Faringdon, was a Benedictine monk who presided as the last Abbot of Reading Abbey in the English town of Reading.

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Ignatius Rice

William Ignatius Rice (1883–1955), known in religion as Dom Ignatius Rice, O.S.B., was an English Benedictine monk of Douai Abbey, a headmaster of Douai School (1915–1952), and a first-class cricketer.

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Independent school (United Kingdom)

In the United Kingdom, independent schools (also private schools) are fee-paying private schools, governed by an elected board of governors and independent of many of the regulations and conditions that apply to state-funded schools.

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Ireland

Ireland (Éire; Ulster-Scots: Airlann) is an island in the North Atlantic.

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Irish Parliamentary Party

The Irish Parliamentary Party (IPP; commonly called the Irish Party or the Home Rule Party) was formed in 1874 by Isaac Butt, the leader of the Nationalist Party, replacing the Home Rule League, as official parliamentary party for Irish nationalist Members of Parliament (MPs) elected to the House of Commons at Westminster within the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland up until 1918.

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J. A. Cuddon

John Anthony Bowden Cuddon (2 June 1928 – 12 March 1996), was an English author, dictionary writer, and school teacher.

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James Bilsborrow

James Romanus Bilsborrow, O.S.B. (27 August 1862 – 19 June 1931) was an English Roman Catholic prelate and Benedictine priest.

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James Theunissen

James Theunissen (born 7 December 1981) was an English cricketer.

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John McIntyre (archbishop of Birmingham)

John McIntyre (1 January 1855 – 21 November 1935) was an English prelate who served as the Roman Catholic Archbishop of Birmingham from 1921 to 1928.

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John McNulty (bishop)

John Francis McNulty (11 August 1879 – 8 June 1943) was an English prelate of the Roman Catholic Church.

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John O'Connor (priest)

John O'Connor (1870–1952), an Irish Catholic parish priest in Bradford, Yorkshire, was the basis of G. K. Chesterton's fictional detective Father Brown.

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Jonny Kight

Jonny Kight (born 1980 in Ascot, England) is filmmaker based in London, UK.

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Joseph Cowgill

Joseph Robert Cowgill (23 February 1860 – 12 May 1936) was an English prelate of the Roman Catholic Church.

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Joseph Masterson

Joseph Masterson (29 January 1899 – 30 November 1953) was an English Roman Catholic Clergyman and sometime Archbishop of Birmingham.

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Kevin Porée

Kevin Porée (born 11 February 1965) is a British record producer, songwriter, composer, arranger and recording engineer.

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Latin

Latin (Latin: lingua latīna) is a classical language belonging to the Italic branch of the Indo-European languages.

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Lord Herries of Terregles

Lord Herries of Terregles (pronounced "Heh-reez of Ter-regulls'") is a hereditary title in the Peerage of Scotland.

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Louis Wharton

Louis Edgar Wharton, born at Port of Spain, Trinidad on 18 January 1896 and died there on 31 December 1957, played first-class cricket in 12 matches in English cricket in the period from 1920 to 1922.

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Luis Subercaseaux

Luis Subercaseaux Errázuriz (1882–1973) was a Chilean diplomat and athlete.

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Matthew Harkins

Matthew A. Harkins (November 17, 1845 – May 25, 1921) was an American prelate of the Roman Catholic Church.

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Michael A. Healy

Michael Augustine Healy (September 22, 1839 – August 30, 1904) was a career officer with the United States Revenue Cutter Service (predecessor of the United States Coast Guard), reaching the rank of captain.

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Michael Blower

Michael Blower AAdipl FRIBA FRSA (born 1929) is a notable British architect, activist for the preservation and restoration of England's cultural heritage and accomplished watercolourist and recorder of England's townscapes.

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Michael Derrick

John Michael Derrick (3 January 1915 – 5 August 1961) was the son of the artist, illustrator and cartoonist Thomas Derrick, and older brother of the writer Christopher Derrick.

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Michael Geoghegan

Michael Francis Geoghegan CBE (born 4 October 1953) is an international banking business executive, who served as the chief executive (CEO) of HSBC from 26 March 2006 to 31 December 2010.

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Mike Tuffrey

Michael William Tuffrey is a Liberal Democrat politician and former member of the London Assembly.

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Mixed-sex education

Mixed-sex education, also known as mixed-gender education, co-education or coeducation (abbreviated to co-ed or coed), is a system of education where males and females are educated together.

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Norbert Lynton

Norbert Lynton (22 September 1927 – 30 October 2007, Brighton, England) was Professor of the History of Art at the University of Sussex.

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Nottinghamshire County Cricket Club

Nottinghamshire County Cricket Club is one of eighteen first-class county clubs within the domestic cricket structure of England and Wales.

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Order of Saint Benedict

The Order of Saint Benedict (OSB; Latin: Ordo Sancti Benedicti), also known as the Black Monksin reference to the colour of its members' habitsis a Catholic religious order of independent monastic communities that observe the Rule of Saint Benedict.

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Oxford

Oxford is a city in the South East region of England and the county town of Oxfordshire.

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Oxford University Cricket Club

Oxford University Cricket Club (OUCC), which represents the University of Oxford, has always held important or first-class status and is classified as an important team by substantial sources from 1827 to 1894; classified as an official first-class team from 1895 by Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) and the County Championship clubs; and classified as a List A team in 1973 only.

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P. J. Kavanagh

P.J. Kavanagh FRSL (6 January 1931 – 26 August 2015) was an English poet, lecturer, actor, broadcaster and columnist.

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Paris

Paris is the capital and most populous city of France, with an area of and a population of 2,206,488.

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Patrick Malahide

Patrick Malahide (born on 24 March 1945) is a British actor, known for his roles as Detective Sergeant Albert Chisholm in the TV series Minder and Balon Greyjoy in the TV series Game of Thrones.

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Paul Jennings (British author)

Paul Francis Jennings (20 June 1918 – 26 December 1989) was an English humourist.

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Paul Mahoney (English judge)

Sir Paul John Mahoney KCMG (born 1946) is a British jurist who was a Judge of the European Court of Human Rights.

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Pedro Subercaseaux

Pedro León Maximiano María Subercaseaux Errázuriz (Rome, December 10, 1880 - Santiago de Chile, January 3, 1956) was a Chilean painter; son of the painter and diplomat Ramón Subercaseaux Vicuña.

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Peter McLaughlin

Peter McLaughlin (born 1956) is a British academic, historian, and educator who was Headmaster of The Doon School.

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Pierre Waldeck-Rousseau

Pierre Marie René Ernest Waldeck-Rousseau (2 December 1846 – 10 August 1904) was a French Republican politician.

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Planques

Planques is a commune in the Pas-de-Calais department in the Hauts-de-France region of France.

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Prince Luitpold of Bavaria (b. 1951)

Prince Luitpold of Bavaria (born 14 April 1951) is a member of the House of Wittelsbach, which reigned as kings of Bavaria until 1918,Genealogisches Handbuch des Adels, Fürstliche Häuser XVI.

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Public school (United Kingdom)

A public school in England and Wales is a long-established, student-selective, fee-charging independent secondary school that caters primarily for children aged between 11 or 13 and 18, and whose head teacher is a member of the Headmasters' and Headmistresses' Conference (HMC).

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Recusancy

Recusancy was the state of those who refused to attend Anglican services during the history of England and Wales and of Ireland; these individuals were known as recusants.

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Robert Grant-Ferris, Baron Harvington

Robert Grant Grant-Ferris, Baron Harvington, PC (30 December 1907 – 1 January 1997) was a British Conservative Party politician.

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Robin McNair

Squadron Leader Robin John McNair, DFC and Bar (21 May 1918 – 18 May 1996) was a prominent Royal Air Force fighter pilot during the Second World War.

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Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Birmingham

The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Birmingham is one of the principal Latin-rite Catholic administrative divisions of England and Wales in the hierarchy of the Roman Catholic Church.

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Roman Catholic Diocese of Nottingham

The Diocese of Nottingham, England, is a Roman Catholic diocese of the Latin Rite and a suffragan in the ecclesiastical province of the Metropolitan Diocese of Westminster.

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Roman Catholic Diocese of Providence

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Providence (Dioecesis Providentiensis) is a diocese of the Roman Catholic Church in the United States.

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Royal Navy

The Royal Navy (RN) is the United Kingdom's naval warfare force.

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Rugby union

Rugby union, commonly known in most of the world as rugby, is a contact team sport which originated in England in the first half of the 19th century.

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Samson of Tottington

Samson of Tottington (1135 – 1211) was an English Benedictine monk who became Abbot of Bury St. Edmunds.

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Simon Murray (author)

Simon Phillip Murray (born 11 September 1980) is an English writer and illustrator of children's books.

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Somerset County Cricket Club

Somerset County Cricket Club is one of eighteen first-class county clubs within the domestic cricket structure of England and Wales.

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Sonny Angara

Juan Edgardo Manalang Angara (born July 15, 1972), most widely known as Sonny Angara, is a Filipino politician.

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Square academic cap

The square academic cap, graduate cap, cap, mortarboard (because of its similarity in appearance to the mortarboard used by brickmasons to hold mortar) or Oxford cap, is an item of academic dress consisting of a horizontal square board fixed upon a skull-cap, with a tassel attached to the centre.

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Stanbrook Abbey

Stanbrook Abbey is an abbey originally built as a contemplative house for Benedictine nuns.

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Stephen Wall

Sir Stephen Wall (born January 1947) is a retired British diplomat who served as Britain's ambassador to Portugal and Permanent Representative to the European Union.

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Surrey County Cricket Club

Surrey County Cricket Club is one of eighteen first-class county clubs within the domestic cricket structure of England and Wales.

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Terry Oldfield

Terence Oldfield (born 12 August 1949) is an English composer, and brother to Sally and Mike Oldfield.

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The Guardian

The Guardian is a British daily newspaper.

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The Observer

The Observer is a British newspaper published on Sundays.

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Thomas Arnold

Thomas Arnold (13 June 1795 – 12 June 1842) was an English educator and historian.

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Thomas Pearson (bishop)

Thomas Wulstan Pearson, O.S.B. (1870–1938) was an English prelate who served as the first Roman Catholic Bishop of Lancaster from 1924 to 1938.

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Three Men and a Little Lady

Three Men and a Little Lady is a 1990 American comedy film, and the sequel to the 1987 film Three Men and a Baby.

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Timothy McClement

Vice Admiral Sir Timothy Pentreath McClement KCB, OBE (born 16 May 1951) is a former Royal Navy officer who became Deputy Commander-in-Chief Fleet.

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Tod Sweeney

Colonel Henry John Sweeney MC (1 June 1919 – 4 June 2001), known as Tod Sweeney, was an officer of the British Army.

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Tristan Davies

Tristan Davies is a British newspaper executive and former newspaper editor.

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Twickenham Stadium

Twickenham Stadium (usually known as Twickenham or Twickers) is a rugby union stadium in Twickenham, south west London, England.

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Upper Woolhampton

Upper Woolhampton is a settlement in the English county of Berkshire.

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Warwickshire County Cricket Club

Warwickshire County Cricket Club is one of eighteen first-class county clubs within the domestic cricket structure of England and Wales.

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William Canton

William Canton (27 October 1845 – 2 May 1926) was a British poet, journalist and writer, now best known for his contributions to children's literature.

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William Cotter (bishop)

William Timothy Cotter (1866–1940) was an Irish-born prelate who served as the third Roman Catholic Bishop of Portsmouth, England, from 1910 to 1940.

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Woolhampton

Woolhampton is a village and civil parish in West Berkshire, England.

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World War II

World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.

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Zambia

Zambia, officially the Republic of Zambia, is a landlocked country in south-central Africa, (although some sources prefer to consider it part of the region of east Africa) neighbouring the Democratic Republic of the Congo to the north, Tanzania to the north-east, Malawi to the east, Mozambique, Zimbabwe, Botswana and Namibia to the south, and Angola to the west.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Douai_School

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