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A—Successful Candidates

Volume 438: debated on Wednesday 4 June 1947

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1. The following are particulars of the candidates successful up to the end of May, 1947, in the Reconstruction Competitions, divided into age and Service groups. Section 1 comprises candidates who had not attained the age of 25 on 2nd August, 1945; Section 2 consists of candidates whose age on that date was 25 or over, the maximum age limit being 30 on 2nd August, 1945.

Section I.—Service

39
non-Service6

Section II.—Service

70
non-Service4
Total119

2. The successful candidates have been drawn from the following 63 schools:

Abbott's Holme School1
Ampleforth College2
Blundells School1
Bootham School (York)1
Briston Grammar School1
Builth Wells County School1
Charterhouse School2
Cheltenham (Girls) College1
Christ's Hospital (Horsham)2
Clacton County High School1
Colfe's Grammar School (Lewisham)1
Cranbrooke School1
Downside School1
Edinburgh Academy1
Emmanuel School (Wandsworth)2
Eton College9
Fettes College, Edinburgh1
Frances Holland (Girls) School1
Geelong Grammar School (Australia)1
Haileybury College1
Herbert Struut School, Belper1
Hereford Cathedral School1
High School, Dannevirke (New Zealand)1
High School, Newcastle-under-Lyme1
Holloway School1
Latymer Upper School1
Leighton Park School, Reading1
Malvern College1
Marlborough College3
Manchester Grammar School3
Merchant Taylors School1
Mill Hill School2
Modern School (Private) Kelsey Rd.1
Montrose Academy1

Oundle School4
Penistone Grammar School1
Perse School (Cambridge)2
Polytechnic, Secondary School1
Queen Elizabeth's School, Barnet1
Royal Naval College (Dartmouth)2
Rugby School6
Royal Grammar School, High Wycombe1
St. John's School, Leatherhead1
St. Joseph's College1
St. Paul's School2
St. Paul's (Girls) School1
St. Peter's School, Radley1
Sedbergh School1
Sherborne School3
Shrewsbury School4
Stowe School5
Solihull School3
Stationer's Company School1
Tonbridge School1
Trinity County School1
Sutton County School1
Wakefield Grammar School1
Wanstead County School1
Wellington College3
Westminster School3
Whitgift Middle School (Croydon)1
Winchester College14
Privately1
Total119

3. The following table shows the Universities attended by successful candidates:

University.

Numbers.

Oxford55
Cambridge47
London7
Provincial2
Scottish1
Dominion1
None6
Total119