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An Old Monmothian, who had a successful career in motorsport and a spell as chairman at Oxford United Football Club, has died at the age of 80. Robin Herd was a skilled engineer and designed McLaren’s first ever Formula One… Read more

Heavy rain ultimately had the final word, on Monday 10th June, but it failed to dampen the relations between Monmouth School for Boys and Glamorgan County Cricket Club. It was the first time the school had hosted a Glamorgan Seconds… Read more

Swimmers will be taking the plunge in the River Wye in Monmouth to raise money for the Ted Senior Foundation on Sunday 16th June. The Great Wye Swim is an annual fundraising event organised by Monmouth School Sports Club. Swimmers… Read more

The family of a caring Monmouth School for Boys’ pupil have handed over a cheque for £10,072.01 to Cancer Research Wales. The money was raised by the school and is part of a remarkable £100,000 appeal fund in Tom’ memory…. Read more

A former Monmouth schoolboy put in an outstanding performance to win his age category in the gruelling Club La Santa Ironman Lanzarote. Old Monmothian, Finn Arentz, showed remarkable determination and willpower in hot and windy conditions to complete the event… Read more

Monmouth School for Boys’ Rowing Club is celebrating its 150th year in style, winning a major title in a record-breaking time and bagging a bronze medal at the National Schools’ Regatta in Windsor. The 1st VIII dazzled in the impressive… Read more

Two Monmouth boys competed in the British Athletics Junior Road Mile Championships in London – and met England’s one-day cricket captain Eoin Morgan. Monmouth School for Boys’ pupils Henry and Harry enjoyed running the Vitality Westminster Mile around St James’s… Read more

Two students helped Glamorgan County Cricket Club’s Academy to two exciting victories against Somerset. Harry and Joe, both in Year 11 at Monmouth School for Boys, played with confidence in the Twenty20 double-header against Somerset Academy at Taunton Vale Sports… Read more

The family of a caring and considerate teenage boy is thanking people from the “bottom of their hearts” after a major £100,000 appeal fund in his memory was smashed in less than a year. The Walker family estimate that “thousands”… Read more

A Monmouth schoolboy has marked his Great Britain rowing debut with a memorable two-medal haul at the Munich Junior Regatta. Eighteen-year-old Iwan had an ‘incredible experience’, winning silver and bronze medals on his GB debut at the prestigious meeting in… Read more

A 15-year-old bowler helped England’s big-hitting cricketers to warm-up for a one-day international match against Pakistan this week. Monmouth School for Boys’ leg-spinner, Sam, bowled at England in the nets during a practice session at the County Ground in Bristol…. Read more

A popular music teacher is preparing to take the plunge next month for a fund-raising swim in an iconic stretch of water near Falmouth. Mr Christopher Horner, who teaches violin, viola and piano at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools, will be tackling… Read more

An annual talent show involving children from Monmouth’s three secondary schools raised more than £2,000 in memory of a caring and considerate 13-year-old boy who died last June. The Monmouth’s Got Talent charity event, which took place in March, raised… Read more

Business-savvy students at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools clinched five awards in a regional competition. The dynamic Sixth Form students created two eco-friendly companies and were rewarded for their endeavour at Young Enterprise Wales’ Newport and Monmouthshire regional finals. Each company contained… Read more

Two hockey players at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools flourished for Wales in a hard-fought three-match series against Scotland in Cardiff. Dan and Mari impressed for their respective Wales under-18s boys’ and girls’ teams against well organised Scottish opponents. Dan had a… Read more

A budding science student is hoping to take his passion for learning physics to a new dimension after securing a place on a masterclass at the University of Oxford. Seventeen-year-old Cameron, a pupil at Monmouth School for Boys, will be… Read more

A 20-goal haul from striker Henry capped a memorable football season for a success-laden Monmouth team who finished top of the national rankings. Hugo snapped up 17 goals and Shemar netted 12 times as Monmouth School for Boys’ Under-14 A… Read more

Two sporty Monmouth students will be playing international hockey in Cardiff this weekend. Dan, 17, and Mari, 16, have been picked to represent Wales in a three-match Test series against Scotland. The pair are students at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools and… Read more

Teenage entrepreneurs at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools have put environmentally-friendly products at the heart of their businesses. As part of this year’s Young Enterprise scheme, Sixth Form students have set up two businesses with an extra focus on safeguarding the earth…. Read more

Talented rower, Iwan, has been picked to represent Great Britain in Germany next month. The Monmouth School for Boys’ oarsman is among 33 athletes from 20 clubs across the country selected to row for GB at the Munich Junior Regatta… Read more

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