Scots College Bedding House
 
 

Bedding

Semper Contendite – Always Strive

BeddingHouse Director

Ms Kirsten Beard

House Leader

Thomas Waddington

Colour

Green

Shield

Red Deer Stag

History

  • Named after Thomas Geoffrey (Geoff) Bedding
  • Born 1909 Eketahuna
  • Scots College pupil 1925-1928; Boarder
  • Dux and Head of Gibb House, Prefect 1928
  • 1st XI Cricket 1927-1928; 1st XV Rugby 1926-1928
  • Swimming, Boxing and Gymnastics Champion
  • Pipe Band 1927-1939
  • Staff 1931-1938: Gibb House Housemaster and Master in Charge of Agricultural Science and Commercial Departments; Director Physical Education 1939
  • Master in Charge Pipe Band 1929-1939
  • Sheep farming and community service in Pauatahanui 1945-1970
  • Justice of the Peace 1953
  • NZ Pony Clubs Association 1975-1988
  • Retired to Levin, then Masterton
  • Honoured by the townspeople of Bad Soden and Ahl. The road between these two towns named Major Bedding Strasse in memory of his bravery and services.
  • Died 1998 Masterton

Our Location

Scots College
1 Monorgan Road
Strathmore Park
Wellington 6022
New Zealand
Scots College
PO Box 15064
Miramar
Wellington 6243
New Zealand
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