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  • Harold Anderson We have received the sad news that Harold Anderson who managed the Port Adelaide office for many years passed away yesterday, Tuesday 14 April 2015.More details have been posted ...
    Posted 15 Apr 2015, 12:28 by Mike Chapman
  • Australia Day award for Mike Coffey We have received the following great news via Geoff Bolton:  "Today's Australia Day (26 Jan) Honours list includes a Medal of the Order of Australia award (OAM) 'to Michael ...
    Posted 26 Jan 2015, 00:14 by Mike Chapman
  • Cabers to Australia Three weeks ago we put out a plea for information on behalf of an Australian Scottish Highland Games enthusiast (see Were you working for OCL in the early 1970s?).  James ...
    Posted 15 Nov 2014, 15:24 by Mike Chapman
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SCARA ‎(ex-staff association)‎ News and Notices

  • SCARA: Reunion 22/10/2015 Dear SCARA Member,  We are pleased to enclose,    a) Letter of invitation to the 2015 SCARA Reunion Lunch.   b) Invite Reply Card   We are looking forward to hearing from you ...
    Posted 27 Aug 2015, 13:09 by Mike Chapman
  • Roger Cornwell Dear SCARA Member,Very sadly we have to inform you of the loss of another of our members.  Howard Cornwell has informed us that his father, Roger Cornwell, passed away ...
    Posted by Mike Chapman
  • Les Parry Dear SCARA Member,   I'm very sorry to be delivering more sad news.  The following message, received from Simon Parry concerning the death of his father Les Parry on Saturday ...
    Posted 31 Aug 2015, 02:01 by Mike Chapman
  • Peter Brabyn Dear SCARA Member,  It is with great sadness that we have to inform you of the passing of Peter Brabyn whom many of you will remember.   The funeral service will ...
    Posted 2 Aug 2015, 13:46 by Mike Chapman
  • SCARA Reunion 2015 - Thursday 22nd October 2015 - A date for the diary! This year will be the 10th anniversary of SCARA and our 10th Annual Reunion.  All are welcome including spouses, partners, etc.  This email is a heads-up and not the ...
    Posted 11 Jul 2015, 13:16 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?

  • 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
  • Paul Soulsby Former P&O Nedlloyd colleague Paul Soulsby has been appointed Senior Vice President Shared Services at Costa Crociere, also known as Costa Cruises.,   From 1992 to 1995 Paul was European ...
    Posted 12 Jan 2014, 11:41 by Mike Chapman
  • Bob Bransdon I started at Joint Cargo, then to ACTA thru to P&O Containers/P&O Nedlloyd, all in the Sydney offices. I worked in State Commercial, HO DP, HO Trade ...
    Posted 1 Oct 2013, 00:18 by Mike Chapman
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