Distinguished Old Boys and Staff

Old Boys

  •  Lord Mountbatten
  •  Baron Charteris of Amisfield: The Queen’s Private Secretary 1972-1977; Provost of Eton College
  •  Sir Alastair Aird: Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother’s Private Secretary 1993-2002
  •  M.P.’s: Keith Joseph; Sir Anthony Berry (died in the 1984 Brighton Bombing); Paul Channon; Kenneth Carlisle.
  • Sir William Ehrman: Foreign Office – former UK Ambassador to the People’s Republic of China 2006-2010
  • Jonathan Trower: High Sherriff of Hertfordshire (2015)
  •  Major-General Sir Robert Laycock: Governor of Malta 1954-59
  • Arthur Waley: made a Companion of Honour by The Queen in the 1950s for his work translating Chinese and Japanese classic texts
  • Q.C.’s: Guy Mansfield; Tom Mitcheson
  • Mansoor Ali Khan, The Nawab of Pataudi: Cricket – Captain of India
  • F. S. Jackson: Cricket – Captain of England 1905.
  • Brian Valentine: Cricket – Captain of Kent, played for England
  • Ronnie Aird, MC: Secretary of MCC 1952-1962; President of MCC 1968/69
  • Richard Budgett, OBE: Rowing – Olympic Gold Medallist, 1984
  • Saif Ali Khan: Bollywood Film Star
  • James Honeyborne: BBC Producer of wildlife programmes
  • Hugo Williams: British poet and journalist



  • Major Richard Willis, VC:  awarded the Victoria Cross during the WW1 Gallipoli Campaign
  • Tim Brooke Taylor: Comedian


Illustrious families associated with Lockers Park include the Rothschilds and the Bonham-Carters.