Fascinating & Famous Alumni

Cecil Day-Lewis
Charles Collingwood
Rt Hon Sir Christopher Chataway
Hugh Bonneville
David Cornwell (John Le Carre)
Tom Bradby
Alan Turing
Nigel Dempster
Major General Patrick Cordingley
Sir Richard Eyre
Sir Alistair Pilkington
Hyla Stallard
James Purefoy
Major General Julian Thompson
John Cowper Powys
Sir Michael Hopkins
Tim Spicer
Anthony Lane
Charlie Cox
Jason Lewis
John Le Mesurier
Stanley Johnson
Chris Martin
Lieutenant General David Leakey
Jimmy Adams
Jeremy Irons
Nick Greenstock
Peter Oborne
Simon McCoy
Jon Pertwee
Sir John Weston
Alfred North Whitehead
Mike Slade

Other notable Sherborne Alumni include:

Sir Alan Campbell: Diplomat, Sir Timothy Clifford: Former Director of the National Gallery of Scotland, Jonathan Conlin: Author, George Courtald: Author and illustrator, Sir Brian Crowe: Diplomat, political commentator and author, Ron Cunningham (The Great Omani): Escapologist, Balthazar Fabricus: Bookmaker extraordinaire, Prosser Gifford: Rhodes Scholar, Director of Scholarly programmes at Library of Congress, author, Aidan Hartley: TV journalist and author, Michael McCrum CBE: Former Headmaster of Eton and VC of Cambridge University, Dr Colin Lucas: VC of Oxford University, Rupert Maas: Antique specialist and TV pundit, Shaun Noble: Trade unionist, Lance Percival: Actor and entertainer, Reverend Donald Reeves: Founder of 'Soul Europe' project, David, Baron Sheppard of Liverpool: Former Bishop of Liverpool and England Test cricketer and captain, Michael Slade: Businessman and record-breaking yachtsman, Sir David Spedding: Former Head of Secret Intelligence Service, Lord Thomas of Swynnerton: Historian and author, Bill Tucker: England rugby international and orthopaedic surgeon.