Issue 9

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ALBOURNE ESTATE

I left Stowe in 1984 and, at that time, I would never have imagined I’d own and run a vineyard in the UK. However, careers and life take many interesting twists and turns! My path out of university didn’t lead...
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5 TOP TIPS FOR BUDDING ENTREPRENEURS

It was lovely to receive a letter from my old school, Stowe. Now, you may know that I left Stowe in fairly unconventional fashion to pursue my business ambitions, but I learned a lot there and know it is an org...
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THE OT PRACTICE

There are currently three million people aged over 80, a figure projected to almost double by 2030 and reach eight million by 2050. With an already struggling health care system, the solution to this crisis is ...
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DRUMMER TO DIRECTOR

How not to fail in the first five years of business I deliberately sang like a strangled guinea pig in my Choir audition, sorry Mr Green. Despite this, I made music my career and then built an entertainment ag...
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MARBLE LDN

We’ve all been to countless parties, but how many truly stick in your memory, years later? How many do you wish you could relive or revisit each year? Marble LDN and Marble Private are well known for making the...
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Development Office Update

The Corinthian magazine provides a very welcome opportunity to reflect upon our fundraising activities and progress over recent months – and to thank again, publicly, all those whose support we have been so for...
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News from Stowe: Stowe in Pictures

In Michaelmas Term 2018, we began a very exciting project that we plan to run through until our Centenary celebrations in 2023. We have been joined by the celebrated photographer Jonathan Glynn Smith, who will...
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Happy Memories Of Stowe

Liz, who is now 101, has been part of the Stowe community for over eighty years. She worked at Stowe from 1938 – 1942, met and married a Stowe Master, Ewald Zettl (Former Staff 1935 – 1966). She has kindly shar...
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Boarding at Stowe

2008-2018 The opening of Cobham House on 28 October 2018 provides a good opportunity to take stock of recent building projects to enhance the experience of boarding. Stowe presents a uniquely complex challenge...
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Southside 18

Your ‘man-in-the-mosh pit’, Nigel Milne (Chandos 68), gives his appraisal... Instead of hosting a ‘Big Name Act’ as the pre Speech Day concert this year, and following the success of GLASTOWEBURY two years ago...