Alumni Award Winners
Our Old Mancunian Alumni Awards honour the exceptional achievements of our alumni, from those who are established in their careers to those who are just getting started. Recipients, such as the ones below, embody the spirit of the Old Mancunian community across the generations.
2020 Award Winners
Danny Woods (OM 99-06) won the junior alumni award posthumously. He was an outstanding captain of Cheshire County Cricket Club and excelled at club cricket level with Hyde in the Cheshire County Cricket League and York in the Yorkshire League. Sadly Danny passed away in March 2020 at the age of 32.
Paul Rose (OM 59-67) won the senior alumni award posthumously. Paul was an exceptional lawyer, inspiring many young solicitors through his role as a Partner in Halliwell Landau and Gateleys. Paul served with distinction as Recorder of the Old Boys’ Dinner for many years too.
2019 Award Winners
Adam Chekroud (03-10) won the junior award for his research into improving treatments for mental health, as co-founder of the mental health start-up Spring Health.
Canon David Wyatt (47-54) and Sam Rose (85-92) were our senior award winners. Canon Wyatt is a central figure in his Salford community, providing support and services for the less fortunate. Sam has been a dedicated humanitarian and international development expert for the UN and the British Government for the last 20 years.