CBC Bulawayo at 60

2014 is the Diamond Jubilee of Christian Brothers College, when we will commemorate 60 Years of Education in Bulawayo.


Thank you …

It is with our heartfelt thanks that, on behalf of Dave’s sisters Catherine and Claire, we would like to convey our most sincere appreciation to everyone concerned for the wonderful memorial service

Celebrating a life well lived

There are many things people – school boys and teachers and parents – could tell you about Dave Thomson as a headmaster: that he handed out encouragement and discipline in equal measure;

Celebration of the Life of Mr. David Ian Thomson

The 19th of September 2014 will go down as one of the most sombre days in the history of the school.  Christian Brothers’ College held a memorial service for the late Headmaster,

Spelling bee: a thrilling competition

The winner of this year’s Young Leaders Spelling Bee Competition was Melissa Chibebe of Kumalo Primary School, who informed the organizers that she loved to read and play sports…especially rugby! Sancia Bravo

Awesome waterpolo on at CBC

CBC had a great start to the waterpolo season in a tournament which also featured Falcon and Girls’ College. The schools were privileged to have American Men’s National team player, Greg Enloe,

Province Leader’s condolence letter to the CBC family

The recent passing of Dave Thomson continues to be in my thoughts and prayers.  As CBC prepares to celebrate the life of this dedicated Headmaster, I want you to know that you

Good start for CBC’s basketball teams

The CBC U16s and the Angels U17 and U18, had a good start to the season over the weekend with the following outstanding results: CBC Angels 17 – Petra 6. CBC Angels

Mr Thomson remembered at Mass

Father Charles Rensburg conducted beginning of term mass in the CBC hall. He explained that Mr Thomson “promoted discipline, morality, academic and sporting excellence”. Mr Thomson’s great concern, Father Charles said, was

First Toastmasters’ dinner in six years a huge success

Empty plates, clean bones and indistinguishable table cloth stains: the mark of a good night. The guests had all left and the remaining boys were packing away the last dishes and emptying

CBC Media Club attends Amagugu Cultural Centre Prize Ceremony

On the afternoon of Friday, September 12 the CBC Media Club was invited to attend the prize giving ceremony of My Beautiful Home (Comba Indlu Ngobuciko), a competition which aims to promote

Cricket results

Although First Team cricket lost to Watershed, it was a good all-round cricketing weekend against the school for CBC. CBC U16A won the toss and elected to bowl first. Watershed U16A were

Condolence messages

It was with utmost regret that we learnt about the passing on of your school head, Mr. Dave Thomson, during the school holidays. The entire Dominican Convent family sends you heartfelt sympathy

Celebrating the life of Mr. Dave Thomson

Dear Staff, Parents, Guardians, Pupils, Old Boys, Friends and well wishers of St. Patrick’s CBC Bulawayo. Dave Thomson indicated in his will that he wished to have a non-denominational, informal gathering of

CBC mourns the death of Mr. David Ian Thomson

Dear All. The College regrets to announce the death of our Headmaster, David Ian Thomson, at 4 pm on Friday 29th August 2014, at Mater Dei Hospital.  He was in his sixty