The plaque naming the ‘Embling Hall’ at the Clitheroe Club was errected in the memory of James H Embling OBE. Mr Embling was the first Headteacher of Oxhey Wood School in Oxhey Drive and was at the school for approximatley 30 years. He was awarded the OBE in 1972 for services to Education. http://www.oxheywood.herts.sch.uk/
Mr Embling was also greatly involved with the older generation on the estate. He was a founder member of the Management Committee at the Clitheroe Club and for many years was the Chairman. The plaque was errected in his memory, for his tireless work and committment that enabled the extension to the club to be built.