Where are they now?

Former students of Colyton move on to a fascinating range of jobs and experiences – and we are always interested to hear of your own journey!

Featured biographies from our Old Colytonian network are below (Click on their names for details).

Cathy Turner

  • Studied at the University of Bradford and gained a degree in Biomedical Sciences
  • Became a highly respected national consultant in the field of forensic case reviews
  • Awarded an OBE in 2013 for services to forensic science

Sir Rex Richards

  • Dr Lee’s Professor of Chemistry, Oxford university 1964-69
  • Warden of Merton College Oxford 1969-84
  • Vice Chancellor of Oxford University 1977-81
  • Chancellor of the University of Exeter 1982-98
  • Trustee of the National and Tate Galleries

Rob Wagner

  • Studied maths at Cambridge, followed by a PhD in Quantum Computing at the University of Leeds
  • Trained for a PGCE at the University of Manchester
  • Now teaching maths at Westminster School

Matt Hunter

  •  Chief Executive and founder of TORA, The Online Racing Association

Toby Mottram

  • Douglas Bomford Professor of Farm Mechanisation, Royal Agricultural University, Cirencester
  • Inventor of Robotic Milking and the Rumen Wireless Telemetry Bolus