Headmaster’s Newsletter – 12 November 2021


Dear Clifton Parents,

Clifton is an incredible community with a rich history of nearly 80 years. This week I am so privileged to share a remarkable story written by Mr Peter Quinn regarding one of our unsung heroes which contributed to our rich history.

“Jimmy Ellapen is a legend. Not in the way that some may define legends nowadays, though. Jimmy Ellapen is a Clifton legend. Humble, hard-working, an exemplary man of integrity and dignity, he was a man devoted to his family. He was also the Clifton chef from 1945 to 1982…