News | St. David's College Old Davideans Association


Some of the retired and current SDC staff had the privledge of witnessing the wedding of Alice Haydon (Old Davidean, former Head Girl, joint Chair of the ODA and SDC Governor) to Johnny Seldon (Old Davidean, former Head Boy and ODA Committe Member). Both Alice and Johnny have given so much to the school both as pupils and Old Davideans. It was a wonderful day with Old Davideans Oli Seldon (Johnny's twin brother) and Owain Davies as best men and Old Davideans Caroline Baylis and Beki Grey (otherwise known as the Bayliss twins) as Alice's bridesmaids.


Suddenly passed away on 18th January 2015 aged 21 years.
Much loved son of Marie and Duncan, stepson of Colin, brother to Harriet and John. 
A kind and genuine young man, James will be truly missed by family and friends. 
Funeral Thursday 5th February with service in 
St Gregory’s Church Bollington at 1.00pm 
followed by interment at St Gregory’s Churchyard.

Calvin Pinchin

It is with great sadness that we report today that Calvin Pinchin, Head of Philosophy at SDC for the last 27 years, has sadly passed away. He was found at his home yesterday and seems to have died peacefully in his bed.Calvin was an excellent teacher, one of the SDC legends. He was well liked an an incredibly well respected man in the St David's College community. He had a significant influence on many students during his time here and will be sorely missed.There will be a memorial service held at St. David's in the near future.  Date to be confirmed.