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  • Denise Durrant We have received the sad news via the PONL Facebook group that Denise Durrant has passed away.  Sim Coenradi very kindly passed on a translation of the original announcement which ...
    Posted 29 Jul 2017, 12:16 by Mike Chapman
  • Captain PJ Clark The following sad news has been posted on the Bay Boats (ex-sea staff) Facebook group by Rob Gurney (who in turn received the news from Ian Walters and Derek ...
    Posted 25 Jun 2017, 11:49 by Mike Chapman
  • Brian Slater We have received the following sad news from Bob James, former Fleet Personnel manager (OCL/P&OCL):   I regret to inform you that Chief Engineer Officer Brian Slater passed away ...
    Posted 21 May 2017, 02:28 by Mike Chapman
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SCARA ‎(ex-staff association)‎ News and Notices

  • Patricia Bowen We were so very sorry to hear that Patricia Bowen passed away last week.  Anyone attending recent SCARA annual reunions would have seen Pat at the side of her husband ...
    Posted 6 Aug 2017, 02:11 by Mike Chapman
  • André Tanniou Dear SCARA Member,  The following message was received on the 14th June from Jim Baxter brings very sad news of the recent death of André Tanniou.    "Yesterday’s Daily Telegraph ...
    Posted 15 Jun 2017, 12:47 by Mike Chapman
  • SCARA Golf Day for Lady St Johnston's Rose Bowl Trophy Yet another great and successful day at this year's challenge for the Rosebowl.Once again held at the Bentley Golf club in Brentwood  Essex, the  venue once again did ...
    Posted 30 May 2017, 14:08 by Mike Chapman
  • Liverpool Reunion 2017 The following invitation to a Liverpool Reunion has been received from Christine Jones (nee Croft).  Please contact Chris if you require further information.We have at long last arranged our ...
    Posted 30 May 2017, 14:11 by Mike Chapman
  • A Summer Get-Together An informal gathering has been arranged by some of our SCARA Committee Members.  You can sign up to it by logging into the PONL Group on Facebook or you can ...
    Posted 21 May 2017, 02:59 by Mike Chapman
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Reunion Reports

  • First Liverpool Reunion The reunion did in fact take place at long last!  Eighteen of us attended at the William Gladstone in Liverpool on Saturday 18 April 2015.  We had apologies from a ...
    Posted 30 Jul 2015, 13:10 by Mike Chapman
  • OCL/P&O Birmingham Reunion 2014 The Annual Reunion for Birmingham was held on Saturday 8th November 2014 – despite the horrendous weather in the morning we had a good number of people turn up (30) and ...
    Posted 6 Jan 2015, 14:28 by Mike Chapman
  • 2014 Tokyo Reunion November 2014 saw a long-wished reunion in Tokyo: Geoff Bolton, OCL/P&OCL veteran of thirty years from the 1967 startup of the OCAL head office in Sydney, moved ...
    Posted 29 Nov 2014, 13:42 by Mike Chapman
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Where are they now?

  • Julia Louppova My name is Julia Louppova and I am a former PONL Russia team member,I joined P&O Nedlloyd Moscow in November 1998 as an Administrative Assistant.  I was soon ...
    Posted 31 Jan 2017, 13:40 by Mike Chapman
  • Nick Frost Many thanks to Roger Brown, Mick Gander and Adrian Malupa for identifying the actor, screenwriter and producer Nick Frost as a former colleague who worked in the Hainault office for ...
    Posted 26 Oct 2015, 11:48 by Mike Chapman
  • Billy Bragg According to his biography ("Billy Bragg: Still suitable for miners" by Andrew Collins), the British singer-songwriter left school to work for Overseas Containers Limited (OCL) in London ("at the ...
    Posted 30 Jan 2015, 12:19 by Mike Chapman
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