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Please take a few minutes to add your profile here. For those who have already added a profile, feel free to update us all on how much of the last 5 years was spent recovering from the 2015 reunion and any other notable events since your last  update/ posting.

So, scroll down and take a look at what your old Shipmates have been up to for the last 30 plus years.....

Click here to download a full list of our entry.

Click here to download a list of the Sep 85 Holdover Entry

Click here to download the BRNC Sep 85 List of College Staff and OUT's at BRNC and on DTS. 

In 2020 we would like to achieve the Task of attracting 100+ Shipmates  mustered in Dartmouth. Team - It's up to you to spread the word and actively recruit as many fellow 85ers as possible.  We are also opening this reunion up to former BRNC staff officers too.  So, we are looking to you Individual(ly) to achieve our aim! 

Please help us by contacting anyone who you are still  in touch with, or spend a few minutes searching online - together we can achieve the task!


All profiles will be checked before they go live which will mean that there may be a short delay...go to the NAAFI then check back later!

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Guy Sidford
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Redditch GB Enterprise Architect Blake Getting back from PLX to find my cabin mates had a hot bath run and a cheese cheese tostie waiting. Bliss! Getting to Sandquay with minutes to spare and realising that I had forgotten something - how many steps were there? Joined the IT industry working for some of the biggest companies out there. Currently lead Architect for a global cloud offering. I did my BSc in Geology I would have studied at Bangor if the Holdover offer had not come through. When not working usually found arguing with my youngest son or off in woodland flinging arrows at some target or other. What reunion?
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Paul Edwards
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Delanco US pilot St. Vincent Wearing a beret to first Formal Divisions - wiith everone else in Caps Wearing a beret to first Formal Divisions - wiith everone else in Caps 19 years as an SL Pilot. Ended up as a test pilot and the UK exchange tutor at US Navy Test Pilot School. After a few civvie jobs ended up in Philadelphia certifying the world's first commercial tiltrotor. Have not been to a reunion.
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Paul Sterriker
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Company Director Blake (were there others?) Finishing PLX! Graduation Ball, other people's graduation balls, runs ashore (especially Torquers) and DTS EMAs on the river in the snow and ice (arrived January 1985, so stand by for rounds Juniors!) Left the mob to get married, got a fair less interesting job, but had two great sons who are now 28 and 27, one at business school and one at medical school. Set up a healthcare recruitment business in2002 which is still up and running and providing a decent lifestyle. Recently remarried to the beautiful Kasia and living in Sevenoaks with Kasia and Schnitzel our puppy cockapoo. Travelled a lot over the pst 4 years that we've been together and recently started a property development business together.
Jonathan (Jon) Dadley
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Sheffield GB Semi -Retired Cunningham Summer sailing to Blackpool sands Soapy Watson inspections Post Gulf War stayed in Dubai, Bahrain and Abu Dhabi as consult for Oil and Gas industry. MBA. Then to Rolls-Royce plc ac Planning Executive for Aerospace and Submarines. Now retiring/semi retiring as Primary School Teacher as don't need rthe money, but like long hols . 5 children...all very lovely. The above - didn't make to previous reunions
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Gary Hawley
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Dean of the Faculty of Engineering & Design, University of Bath Vincent Leaving Arriving I spent most of my time at the RNEC where I undertook a PhD awarded by the University of Exeter. The last two years were spent on exchange with the USN at the US Naval Academy, Annapolis. I left the RN to take up an academic position at the University of Bath. For the past 12 years I've been Professor and Dean of the Faculty of Engineering Design. I have never been to a reunion before.
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Tim Winter
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Swindon Marine Engineer Hawke Div Music - Time Warp Passing Out Parade practice with broken collar bone. Still serving, now at MOD Lyneham. Career highlights: last Cdr E and then SNO, HMS ILLUSTRIOUS; Fleet MEO. Adventurous highlights: sailing round Cape Horn; leading RN exped to Antarctic and South Georgia. Family highlights: wife and 2 sons (one working in London and one at university), living on the edge of the Marlborough Downs. Never been to a reunion - Holdover in Sep 85 then Term 1 Jan 86, so fell through the gap, unless there was another reason that I haven't been invited before!
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David Bence
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Denmead GB Consultant Blake Day One......excited Getting bollocked for something I didn't do....honest it wasn't me! Navy, Navy, Navy, until 2016. BAES for a short time and now I consult (on anything!). SOSREP for the New Forest Park Authority and freeman of the Honourable Company of Master Mariners. Have a thing about gardening, love triathlon and done a bit of gig racing - podium finish at the World Gig championships no less...
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Simon Cheesley
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Colwyn Bay GB Oil and Gas Blake Getting old enough that just about everything features highly! TC the Launderette Manageress, PO Smith you only have one C*** to look after, Weekend sailing trips to Torquay, Port Coolers, the friends i made from BRNC85 and fitting my new best number 5s, looking oh so trim, arriving at my Rigby Club to be told I was too thin to be a prop--oh happy day (day=it didnt last) and Mid Grice... nuff said. With TC and ND on PLX(the return) with a certain Staff officer and having to remember not to give him the slap he deserved (deserves Jocks protestations that he is really a good bloke notwithstanding). realising that DTS was not quite the same as Basic Training and finding out i was indeed back to prop size and needed to borrow a best No5 for parade as mine was consigned to the back of the cupboard, where it remained unworn until Mid Green at the 15 year reunion,it fitted like a glove on said undercover expert effectively offending both of us. Was i ever that small I grumbled..You mean I am now as big as fatty cheesley he wept.. True SL Shag took 5 Year break point. Worked in Oil and Gas sales and Marketing for 10 years in London Became a God botherer, got bored of work, went to Philippines doing good and worthy deeds, went for 1 yr stayed for 6 met my wife, and decided I had better get a job again. returned to UK, Surrey did some work on cleaning in hospitals and pushing wheelchairs in airports for 7 years.got to last reunion--good time had by all Got a call about 4 years back on whether I would like to return to Oil and Gas, Moved to north wales and took up a role to build relationships with NOCs and Ministrys (mostly through Africa) with my fine sense of timing joined just in time to watch the oil price dive down the toilet so I can live under constant joy of potential unemployment. In North wales, 3 kids still Kathleen (13) Christian (9) and William (5) and with much depression passed the half century so know for sure there is definitely more behind than there is ahead! but hey ho part of ahead is the weekend pass to have a boys weekend in Dartmouth...now just have to see how I watch the game!
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Gavin Young
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Cunningham Soapy Watson who taught me all I know Running. I'm more of an explosive sprinter Commanded most classes of warship, enjoyed excellent relationships with all COs, Sqn Cdrs and Line Managers. Keeping fit and trim. (And foolishly allowing Mid Anderson editorial privileges on my profile page)
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David Noyes
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NHS Director of Planning St Vincent Good Lifelong friends Record breaking spell of bravos post Go-Karting Served 28 years and had a great time; would do it all again in a heartbeat! Culminated as Deputy Commander of Logistics Brigade in Afghanistan. Left 2013 and now work for NHS in Wiltshire. Married to Catriona for almost 20 years, and have two wonderful daughters. EVTs and saving up for this one.
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