GALLERY OF EVENTS - Fr. Goodchild's 85th Birthday Celebrations - 4th September 2008

Page 1 - Page 2

The Cake seems heavy
…… and is placed on the Table
Happy Birthday Cuthbert …. Fr. Goodchild cuts the cake
Athula Senaratne a former Head Prefect and close associate of Fr. Goodchild offers him a piece of cake
The cake with the College Crest
Jacques and Mr. Sumathipala make a presentation to Fr. Goodchild of a hand crafted Crucifix
Fr. Goodchild holds aloft the Cross
Christo Gonawela makes a presentation of a Plaque on behalf of the OBA
Bandula Vithanage & Chrishantha Jayawardena makes a presentation of a Book on Sri Lankan Birds on behalf of some of their friends who were taught by Fr. Goodchild
Fr. Goodchild holds aloft a presentation
The Deputy Head Prefect makes a presentation
Fr. Goodchild visibly moved with emotion begins to speak
Rev. Fr. A J Foster must surely be smiling with favour on the services rendered by Fr. Goodchild
The Headmaster makes his closing remarks
The Chaplain, the Headmaster and the Archdeacon bless Fr. Goodchild
Fr. Goodchild is greeted by Old Boys as he steps down from the stage
All participants stand as the special guests leave the Hall
Fr. Goodchild with the Head Prefect, Deputy Head Prefect, College Prefects & the final year students whom he won over with his kindness and sagacity and ended almost a decade of strife and violence between groups of students
Christo Gonawela, Bandula Vithanage, Chrishantha Jayawardena & Bandula Wanigasekera pose with Fr. Goodchild
Fr. Goodchild with Headmaster Fr. Marc Billimoria
The College and National Flags fly high as Chrishantha Jayawardene & Bandula Vithanage prepare to leave for Colombo
Bandula Wanigasekera & Christo Gonawela chat awhile
Lunch is served for the Senior Students
….. While the staff, Old Boys, and well wishers help themselves at the Buffet table
Mr. Madawela, Fr. Goodchild and the Headmaster
Jacques, Christo Gonawela & Bandu Wanigasekera
Some of the Staff & well wishers

About us
Reports and Recommendations
Newsletters & Circulars
Articles / Memoirs / Reflections
News of Old Boys
Gallery of Events
Notice Board / Calendar
Contact us