Old Dauntseians (Alumni) - Old Page

Welcome to the Old Dauntseians' web page which is designed to keep you up-to-date with OD events, news and information.

As an OD, you are always welcome back to the School, and to attend any of the many events which are organised on your behalf, both in the UK and abroad.

Our Aims

  • To support and enhance the education of pupils at Dauntsey's School.
  • To keep former pupils in touch with the School and with one another.
  • To provide financial assistance in cases of hardship to ODs and their dependants through the Welfare Fund.


Dauntsey’s is committed to protecting the privacy and security of the personal information of Old Dauntseians. To ensure that we can carry out our role as your alumni engagement and development team, we hold and process relevant data on our former pupils. We ensure all personal information is used and stored fairly and treated in an appropriate manner.

The School has a Data Protection Manager and is fully compliant with data protection law. Your data is held for reasons of legitimate interest. The material we send is not intrusive and there are no reasons to believe that an individual would rather not receive it. Please note the following points:

The Foundation Office holds your data in a secure database

Your personal details are never released to any person without your specific approval

Data is used for a full range of alumni activities, including the sending of School and Foundation publications, the promotion of benefits and services available to alumni, and notification of alumni events. Data may also be used by the Foundation for fundraising programmes

Your personal details are not used for marketing purposes

If you do not want us to continue to hold your personal information or receive further communication from Dauntsey’s, please email foundationoffice@dauntseys.org or write to The Foundation Office, Dauntsey’s School, West Lavington, Devizes, Wiltshire, SN10 4HE.

Mark Neve

Head of Foundation

June 2018

Find out more

Supporting Dauntsey's

There are a number of ways that ODs and friends of Dauntsey’s can help and support the School. The following are popular options:

  • A regular donation to our Bursary Fund
  • A gift to the School
  • A legacy for Dauntsey’s – The Olive Society
  • Work experience placements
  • Mentoring and careers advice for our pupils
  • Lectures and/or informal talks
  • Helping to organise an OD gathering

We would be delighted to hear from you: your support is just a few clicks away.

Mark Neve
Head of Foundation
01380 814646

Recent OD Newsletters

Please select download links below - please note that these files are quite large and may take a bit of time to download.

Odyssey - Summer 2020Odyssey - Summer 2019Odyssey - Winter 2018Odyssey - Summer 2018Odyssey - Winter 2017Odyssey - Summer 2017Odyssey - Winter 2016Odyssey - Summer 2016



Keeping in touch

The ODA, c/o Foundation Office, Dauntsey's School, West Lavington, Wiltshire, SN10 4HE
01380 814664

To change your details or if you are a 'Lost OD', you can either send an email to Mark Neve, Foundation Director m.neve@dauntseys.org or Julie Romijn, Foundation Office Secretary j.romijn@dauntseys.org

One of the best ways to keep in touch with the School and ODs is by joining the ODs on Facebook or LinkedIn

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