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If you are feeling nostalgic about your Pembroke (Dock) Grammar School days, interested in contacting your former school friends or are just amused by the old Photos, then this is the place for you!

Memories and featured News items about past pupils and teachers
, including the late Islwyn Griffiths and Roland Mathias among many others. Don't forget to keep up with social items as well. There's always something new, so check often at the bottom of the page for new content.

Author, broadcaster and past pupil, Phil Carradice has written an engaging article on the History of Pembroke Grammar School from its inception exclusively for The Penvro!

We have already assembed a digital archive of a vast number of the original past issues of "The Penvro" magazine. These are available to download and you are also able to easily search the pdfs as well for that special mention!

Our goal is to reach as many "Penvrovians" as possible with our presence online and will be delighted to have you join with us- no matter where you are in the world. Visit often and watch us grow-- go on you know you want to!

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The Bigger Picture
Find yourself, classmates & family in the Long School Photos from 1935 to 1971!
A huge thank you to all who have sent in names. But there are still many unnamed faces, especially in the later years. Why don't you have a go--it's more fun than Sudoku!

Long School Photos
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...with sincerest apologies for lateness from your webmaster

1st Pembrokeshire Battalion-
Photo of the Officers of the Home Guard

Many thanks to Major R. W. Cullen (retired) for sending us this excellent group photo of the Officers of the 1st Pembrokeshire Battalion. It includes his father, Lt. W. C Cullen, who is featured in the photo on the top right. With the release of the new film version of' Dad's Army', it seems very appropriate!

The photo is labelled with the names of the officers, so CLICK HERE (or click on the photo) to get a very large version where you can see faces and read the names of each. Be sure to scroll all the way both horizontally and vertically to see al of the names. This is a great image. Perhaps you can spot someone from your family or the school. If so, please email us and tell us of your connections.

We have a Memories section where we are always looking for more contributions from past pupils, or their family members.

Officers of 1st Battalion Pembs Home Guard
Thank you, again, Major Cullen
for sending this to The Penvro!
Don't forget- with the holidays approaching, to view our PGS past pupils's books by following the links at the bottom of the Past Pupil News pages.... ALL OUR PENVRO AUTHORS' BOOKS MAKE GREAT GIFTS AT ANYTIME!

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