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  • PONLHeritage - 10 years Although the takeover commenced in 2015 most see 2006 as the final year for our old company, making 2016 the 10th anniversary of P&O Nedlloyd disappearing from the shipping ...
    Posted 8 Feb 2016, 08:52 by Mike Chapman
  • Last few weeks for former London HQ... The occupants of Maersk House (ex-Beagle House) have been given notice to vacate the building by the end of March so that demolition can commence in Q2 2016. Multiple ...
    Posted 6 Jan 2016, 09:00 by Mike Chapman
  • Paul Lydon More sad news...  Paul Lydon, ex-ITD London has passed away.  Paul joined P&O Containers in 1989 and took on many roles in the IT division until his early ...
    Posted 6 Dec 2015, 10:02 by Mike Chapman
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SCARA ‎(ex-staff association)‎ News and Notices

  • SCARA Golf Day 2017 The following note from Adrian Malupa has been circulated to SCARA members:It's golfing time again and Spring is in the air.Please find below the final details for ...
    Posted 5 Mar 2017, 10:51 by Mike Chapman
  • Bill Gray Bill's son Robert has very kindly provided SCARA with some very interesting information about his father's life and career.  The first piece is the text of an introduction ...
    Posted 2 Feb 2017, 04:39 by Mike Chapman
  • Bill Gray, Derek Bowden & Christine Hartland Very sadly we have been informed of 3 recent deaths.   Robert Gray  has informed us that his father William H Gray passed away on the 11th January 2017 at the ...
    Posted 2 Feb 2017, 04:00 by Mike Chapman
  • SCARA notices - 2017 Reunion, Golf, Committee meeting and a Retirement Dear SCARA Member,  Please note the following.   1.  We are pleased to advise that the date has been fixed for our next SCARA reunion which is to be held on ...
    Posted 28 Jan 2017, 07:56 by Mike Chapman
  • SCARA constitution An updated version of the SCARA constitution (v2.2) has been uploaded to the SCARA docs page.
    Posted 28 Jan 2017, 06:42 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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