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 problems


Spirit of '56  Dinner, Saturday 21 April 2018, Peterhouse

A Special dinner for members of the Peterhouse Boat Club; the Henley Ladies’ Challenge Plate Anniversary Dinner celebrates the annus mirabilis of Peterhouse rowing in 1956. The dinner will be held at the College, on Saturday 21 April 2018 at 7.15 for pre dinner drinks, followed by dinner in Hall at 8p.m. (dinner jackets/rowing blazers). 

places are limited so please BOOK ONLINE or contact Holly Ashcroft


Barristers’ Dinner, Tuesday 8 May 2018, Peterhouse

The Peterhouse Law Society will be hosting a dinner on Tuesday 8 May. They would be delighted if Petrean Barristers were able to join them for an evening of networking over a three course dinner.

Dinner will be in Upper hall, time to be confirmed.

Places are limited so please BOOK ONLINE or contact Holly Ashcroft


Peterhouse Golf Day, Friday 1 June 2018, Gog Magog Golf Course

Dr Ross Russell would be delighted if Petreans were able to join him for the Annual Peterhouse Golf Day at the Gog Magog Golf Club, Cambridge.

12:00 noon Sandwich Lunch etc. on arrival, 1:00 p.m. 1st Tee 18 holes of golf on the Old Course in 2 or 3 ball format

£62.00 per person, golfing guests are welcome

You will then be welcome to dine in College. Pre-Dinner Drinks at 7.00 p.m. in the Combination Room, Dinner at 7.30

places are limited so please BOOK ONLINE or contact Holly Ashcroft


May Bumps Garden Party, Saturday 16 June, Fen Ditton

The Master of Peterhouse has arranged the use of a private garden (thanks to the generosity of Christopher Gough Goodman)  near the Plough at Fen Ditton, Cambridge, to watch the Mens’ and Ladies’ First Division of the May Bumps

4.00 - 6.00 p.m. (Timing may change slightly, due to race timetable)The event is free of charge, Drinks and nibbles provided

Parking - Fen Ditton Sports Ground, Wash Rooms – The Plough Pub next door

Please bring something to sit on as the ground may be damp

Places are strictly limited and are on a first come first served basis

Please BOOK ONLINE or RSVP to Holly Ashcroft


Annual Gathering, Saturday 30 June 2018, Peterhouse 

The provisional programme for this year's annual Peterhouse Society Gathering is now available. 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. 

places are limited so please BOOK ONLINE or complete the BOOKING FORM and return it to Holly in the Development Office

We have created a GUIDE for booking the Gathering online


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