(11th December 1929 – 9th April 2020)

Brian Cairns, OW (1948), and former teacher, died on Thursday 9th April 2020 at a care home, amidst the Coronavirus Pandemic. Brian leaves behind him his wife of 51 ½ years, Margaret, two daughters, two sons-in-law and four grandchildren.

Brian and his wife, Margaret, kept in close communication with MCS. In her letter to MCS announcing Brian’s death, Margaret mentioned how “Brian always credited his success in life with the brilliant start that he received at Magdalen College School”, and how much they had enjoyed visiting MCS in recent years to attend Madrigals on the Cherwell.