Namesake: Major General Robert Clive, First Baron Clive, also known as Clive of India (1725-1774) a Shropshire born soldier and one of the most influential Salopians.
He was involved in key battles which undoubtedly changed the course of history. Clive engineered British rule in India, fighting several battles with the French for the control of the sub-continent.
This helped cement the economic power that allowed the British Empire to grow, as well as forging the strong connections between India and Britain that still exist today.
His brilliant leadership brought him an immense reputation in Europe and he was awarded a knighthood for his duties.
Head of House: Mr Pete Walters
House Captain: Khalid Osman
House Deputies – Danny Benson, Harry Rimmer, Chloe Manley, Ava Harper, Erin Marshall, Lucy Eaton