Teachers

Bernard Lackey

Mr Lackey taught me geography at Xaverian and it was no small feat to actually get me a GCE 'o' ...
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Bro Cyril played Boogie Woogie

Now this might sound a bit odd at first glance but I can assure you it's true - another side ...
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Mr Charles (Chuck) Sellars

Mr Charles Sellars was our music teacher. For some reason he didn't like me. This sometimes happens and I don't ...
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Mr Archdeacon in typical pose

Probably the most painful experience I can remember from all my time at Xaverian is the one relating to Mr ...
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Peter Burrows

Pete Burrows took me for physics and maths in Lower Five Three. He was a great guy, an all round ...
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Mr Newton P.E. Teacher

Mr Newton took us for Physical Education. I suppose he was in his mid forties although I have often been ...
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Mr Crotty

Mr Crotty took me for Geography at Ward Hall, my first year at Xaverian. His teaching technique was, shall we ...
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Mr Connolly gets his revenge part I

Because I was having  doubts about many of the beliefs of the catholic church, I thought seriously about questions I ...
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Mr Connolly

Mr Connolly was a big man, tall, somewhat stout and wore glasses. I think he may have taken English but ...
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Brother Cyril – saw me coming!

I remember at the Prep School Brother Cyril set us a maths homework and told us that he was going ...
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