Jacqui came to Wolverhampton Grammar School to study for her A Levels (1990 – 1992) and then went onto Leeds University to do a German degree. She is best known for being the first female commentator on BBC One’s Match of the Day, which she went on to present in March 2015.
She is an FA qualified football coach, a director of Women in Football and a married mother of two young children. She is also the UK’s first female darts presenter, covering Professional Darts Corporation tournaments on ITV4 and the first female presenter of the BBC’s flagship sports news radio show, Sportsweek, on BBC Radio 5 Live.
In August 2015, Oatley was named eighth most influential woman in sport by The Independent newspaper. She has mostly recently presented at Euro 2016 for ITV.
An invitation letter will be sent to all OWs registered on our School database in December. To make sure you receive your invitation please make sure you send us your contact details so that we can stay in touch..
Location: Wolverhampton Grammar School
Time: Dinner served at 7.30pm prompt
Contact: Stewart Ross tel: 01902 846571 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Dress code: Lounge suits for gentlemen and cocktail dresses for ladies.