St. Ambrose Old Boys appointed to government

MPS Old Boys

St. Ambrose Old Boy, Damian Hinds MP has been appointed by the Prime Minister, Rt. Hon. Theresa May as Secretary of Education and is now therefore the Minister for Education with the full title as: Her Majesty’s Principal Secretary of State for Education in the United Kingdom government.

Paul Maynard MP was also appointed as Lord Commissioner to Her Majesty’s Treasury (Whip) as part of the re-shuffle.

The SAOBA would like to congratulate both Damian and Paul and wish them every success in their appointments.


For anyone wishing to attend the SAOBA AGM, it will be taking place this Monday, 27th November at 7pm at Hanley & Co. Hale. For further information, please contact

Jeremy Wilde RIP

Jeremy sadly passed away on 13th September 2017 after a long battle with cancer.

He attended St Ambrose College between 1973 and 1978,
having previously attended the Prep School.

The funeral service will be at 3.20pm on Thursday 21st September, which would have been his 56th birthday, at Anfield Crematorium, Liverpool L4 2SL