The Gathering

Petrean Events

We are pleased to announce that all events can now be booked online, this will not only cut down on paper post, but will also allow you to pay directly and  securely with your debit or credit card.

You will need to register an account at UpayChilli. UpayChilli is a system that the College has been using for student events for nearly two years and we have decided to roll it out to alumni.The Affiliate code you need to create an account is 'Petrean'.

We have created a GUIDE for you to use to set up your account, please contact Holly Ashcroft if you have any problem


Petrean Golf Day, Friday 2 June 2017

The Peterhouse Society has arranged for a Petrean Golf Day at the Gog Magog Golf Club in Cambridge on Friday 2 June 2017. Lunch at the Gog Magog Golf Club at 12.30 p.m., followed by 18 holes of golf on the Old Course in 3 or 4 ball format at 13.30 p.m., Dinner in College. £56 per person (this covers lunch, golf and dinner), please BOOK ONLINE , Petreans are welcome to bring a guest. Please contact Holly Ashcroft if you are already a member of the Gog Magog Golf Club for discounted rates.

May Ball, Friday 23 June 2017 SOLD OUT

We are excited to announce that the 2017 May Ball will have a limited number of special VIP tickets reserved for alumni to purchase. The tickets cost £220 each and include a drinks reception in the Master’s Lodge, queue jump and access to a special VIP area within the Ball. SOLD OUT

Annual Gathering, Saturday 1 July 2017

provisional programme of events is now available for the 2017 Annual Gathering. Petreans are welcome to invite a guest to attend the annual Dinner, although they must be over 18. The Gathering begins with lunch on Saturday and Petreans are welcome to arrive from 12 noon. Please see the programme for full details. Overnight accommodation is available on a first come first served basis, but please bear in mind that College rooms only offer basic single or twin accommodation and that the majority of the rooms will be in St Peter’s Terrace. Please BOOK ONLINE or contact Holly Ashcroft if you are unable to book online. For help with creating an online booking account please consult the 'how to' GUIDE. For help with booking this event, please consult the step-by-step guide for booking the Gathering.

Petrean Family Day, Sunday 17 September 2017

On Sunday 17 September the College will once again be delighted to welcome Petreans with their children and/or grandchildren to a Party in the College. There will be a BBQ and a programme of children’s entertainment as well as refreshments more suited to the grown-ups.  It will be an occasion for Petreans to bring their families to enjoy the College and its gardens in the company of friends. New for 2017; The Raptor Foundation will be joining us with birds of prey, for a display and flight demonstration in the Scholar’s Garden. In previous years this event has been fully booked so we would advise early booking. Limited parking may be available subject to weather and ground conditions at the time. Please BOOK ONLINE please contact Holly Ashcroft if you are unable to book online. For help with creating an online booking account please consult the 'how to' GUIDE. For help with booking this event, please consult the step-by-step guide for booking the Family Day. £25 per adult ticket, children under 18 go free, please specify when booking. 2.30 p.m. to 5p.m.

Petrean Dinner for those matriculating 1971-1975, Saturday 23 September 2017

Petreans who matriculated in the years 1971 to 1975 inclusive are warmly invited to attend the ‘Petrean Dinner’ on Saturday 23 September. Invitations and further details will be circulated in early summer to all members who matriculated in the years concerned.  Dinner will be at 8.00 p.m., with pre-dinner drinks from 7.30 p.m. Online booking will open shortly.

William Stone and 1284 Circle Luncheon, Saturday 23 September 2017

A lunch for members of the William Stone Society and the 1284 Circle, together with partners/spouses, will be held on Saturday 23 September 2017. Invitations will be sent out in July. Online booking will open shortly

Peterhouse Remembrance Day Service, Sunday 12 November 2017

The Service will be held in the Chapel at 6.00 p.m. Members wishing to dine afterwards should contact the Development Office. Petreans who have served in the Armed Forces are especially encouraged to attend


Contact Details:


Telephone: 01223 746984

Post: Holly Ashcroft, Development Office, Peterhouse, Trumpington Street, Cambridge, CB2 1RD

The Committee welcomes ideas for other groups whose members would like to reunite, whether at the College or in particular regions of the country.  Please be in touch with the Development Office