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Art and Friendship Celebrated at St George's Society Luncheon

Fighting Temeraire

A 35-year friendship between families on both sides of the Atlantic was celebrated at the annual luncheon of the St George's Society. UWC Atlantic College is to receive a gift from the Goodman Foundation, in honour of the United World Colleges and its founder. The gift comprises of a replica of J.M.W. Turner’s painting ‘Fighting Temeraire’, and an accompanying plaque, which will hang next to a portrait of Lord Mountbatten at UWC Atlantic College. The artwork is a 92nd birthday present to Countess Patricia Mountbatten in memory of her father, UWC founder Lord Mountbatten.


‘From the person who donated £20, to the person who donated £2000 - thank you. I am extremely grateful and indebted… I will do everything in my power to make sure that the contribution made is going to mean something more…’

Sheryl Ofwona, Class of 2019, from Kenya

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