The following are in memory from the remarkable Service of Thanksgiving held for Bob Bairamian on 28th September 2018

Bairamian Crest Featured in College of Arms Newsletter

The Bluemantle Pursuivant, and Patron of our Club, Mark Scott, has brought our attention to the October newsletter of the College of Arms. Inside there is a reference to Bob and Rupert Bairamian, and

Times Obituary

Dandyish headmaster and avid classicist who augured a student’s success in the entrails of a rabbit During Bob Bairamian’s tenure as headmaster, Holmewood House, near Tunbridge Wells in Kent, became o

Service of Thanksgiving

SERVICE OF THANKSGIVING FOR ROBERT BAIRAMIAN AT ST JOHN THE BAPTIST CHURCH, PENSHURST, ON FRIDAY 28TH SEPTEMBER 2018 Hundreds of former pupils, staff and friends bade farewell to Bob Bairamian, the we

Telegraph Obituary

The following is taken verbatim from The Telegraph dated 13th October. The author is not mentioned in The Telegraph Online, otherwise we would add due credit. We will withdraw this article if asked, b

Father Tribute by Justin Bairamian

Father Tribute I’m speaking today on behalf of Bob’s family. For those who don’t know me I’m Justin, Bob’s younger son. Rupert my older brother is also here, having flown with his family all the way f

Paddy Butler’s Address

The following was written and read by Paddy Butler at the Service of Thanksgiving for Bob Bairamian on Friday 28th September: BOB In the early 1990’s, as an escapee from league cricket, I found myself

A film by Haydn Keenan

‘Bob Bairamian – The Holmewood Years’ is a film tribute created by Australian filmmaker Haydn Keenan who attended Holmewood House school from 1959 – 1964. The finished production has been edited from


It is with considerable sadness that we report the death of one of the most colourful characters in the history of club cricket, Robert Bairamian, the former Head master of Holmewood House, Aberdour a