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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]

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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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Anthony Milner

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

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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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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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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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Chris Oti

Chris Oti (born 16 June 1965 in London) is a former English rugby union footballer.

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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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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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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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Edward McGuire (politician)

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

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England national rugby union team

The England national rugby union team competes in the annual Six Nations Championship with France, Ireland, Scotland, Italy, and Wales.

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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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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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Gerard Goalen

Gerard Goalen B.Arch, FRIBA, AMPTPI was a noted 20th century British architect who specialised in church architecture and was influenced by continental models and the Liturgical Movement.

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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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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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James Pelly-Fry

James Ernest Pelly-Fry, (22 November 1911 - 6 December 1994) was an officer in the Royal Air Force.

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Jonny Kight

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

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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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List of independent schools in England

There are around 2,400 independent schools in England.

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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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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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Mike Tuffrey

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

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Old Boys

The terms Old Boys and Old Girls are the usual expressions in use in the United Kingdom for former pupils of primary and secondary schools.

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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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Peter McLaughlin

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

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Rice (surname)

Rice is a surname that is frequently of Welsh origin, but also can be Irish, English, or even German.

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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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School song

A school song, alma mater, school hymn or school anthem is the patronal song of a school.

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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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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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Swing Low, Sweet Chariot

"Swing Low, Sweet Chariot" is an American negro spiritual.

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Thomas Derrick (artist)

Thomas Derrick (1885–1954) was an English artist, particularly known for his work as an illustrator and cartoonist.

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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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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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University of Douai

The University of Douai (Université de Douai) is a former university in Douai, France.

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Upper Woolhampton

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

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

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

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