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The cross-country runners at Monmouth School for Boys clinched six medals at the national championships in Brecon. Year 13 students Robbie, George, who ran most of the race with one shoe, and Anthony helped South East Wales to an outstanding… Read more

A host of sparkling performances raised the roof in Monmouth School for Girls’ beautiful Spring Concert on Wednesday 13th February. The senior musicians at Monmouth School for Boys and Monmouth School for Girls shone as they tackled a challenging repertoire… Read more

A 12-year-old runner from Monmouth has stormed to two gold medals at the Welsh Athletics Junior Indoor Championships in Cardiff. Harry, a pupil at Monmouth School for Boys, hit top form to win the Under-13 Boys’ 1,500m and 800m titles… Read more

Monmouth’s students are celebrating after winning two top titles at the annual Wales Cadet Indoor Climbing Championships in Cardiff. Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools were crowned overall Combined Cadet Force (CCF) champions for the fourth successive year at Boulders Climbing Centre. Georgina,… Read more

The family and friends of a brave and caring teenager have raised more than £50,000 in his memory. Tom was a quiet and considerate pupil at Monmouth School for Boys and his unexpected death last June, aged just 13, has… Read more

Sports trials – Wednesday 30th January Entry at 11 years old for September 2019 Boys are invited to apply for a sports award if they show outstanding potential in at least one of the main school sports: rugby, soccer, cricket… Read more

Five talented and creative pupils at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools have been offered the life-changing opportunity to study at Oxford and Cambridge universities. The dedication paid off for four pupils at Monmouth School for Girls and one pupil at Monmouth School… Read more

Monmouth students have been scaling new heights in preparation for the annual Wales Cadet Indoor Climbing Championships. Fifteen Army and Air Force cadets spent the afternoon at Boulders Climbing Centre in Cardiff working towards team selection. After some top-tips and… Read more

Former Monmouth student Hallam Amos has been picked in Wales’ rugby squad for this season’s Six Nations campaign. The former Head Boy at Monmouth School for Boys is among six Dragons’ players called up by Wales Head Coach Warren Gatland…. Read more

A talented cricketer at Monmouth School for Boys has been presented with his Welsh cap by a distinguished former pupil. Wicketkeeper Joe, a student in Year 11, enjoyed meeting Old Monmothian Jeremy Lawlor during Cricket Wales’ presentation event at Sophia… Read more

The governors of the Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools are delighted to announce the appointment of Mr James Murphy-O’Connor as their first overarching Principal. James was appointed from an impressive field of applicants and will take up this new post in September… Read more

People in Monmouth and further afield joined together for a remarkable fund-raising activity in memory of a 13-year-old boy who died unexpectedly last summer. Around 650 people, including Olympian Thomas Haffield and Wales Women Under-19s Lacrosse squad, took the plunge… Read more

Nearly 600 swimmers will join together to create a splash this weekend in memory of a teenager who died unexpectedly, aged 13. Swim for Tom is part of a major initiative to raise £100,000 towards a dedicated fund in Tom’s… Read more

Gold medal joy for speedy trio

December 14th, 2018

Three Monmouth students inspired East Wales to a gold medal at the 20th Welsh Inter-Regional Cross Country Championships in Llandrindod Wells. Monmouth School for Boys’ trio Oliver, Harry and Henry helped the East Wales Under-13B team to top spot. Oliver… Read more

A special ceremony has taken place to unveil a new rowing boat in memory of a 13-year-old boy who died earlier this year. The family of budding cox, Tom, gathered at Monmouth School for Boys’ Rowing Club on Saturday 8th… Read more

More than 130 people flocked to the second annual Joint Alumni Service of Lessons and Carols in the City of London. The ages of people who attended the service, for former students at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools at St Lawrence Jewry next Guildhall,… Read more

Pupils and staff at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools dressed in their festive finest for the town’s Annual Santa Fun Run. Eight teenage rowers from Monmouth School for Boys were among the 400 runners who tackled the 2.1km distance on Sunday 2nd… Read more

The town of Monmouth is the third happiest place to live in Britain, according to a national report. Monmouth was the only place in Wales to be named in the top 10 as more than 219 areas of Britain were included in… Read more

A former Glamorgan star who represented England at under-19 level has been putting a group of Monmouth cricketers in a spin. Dean Cosker, who clocked up more than 20 years as player at Glamorgan, has been running specialist spin-bowling sessions… Read more

Lawrence bounces to the top

November 29th, 2018

Two Monmouth students shone at the Welsh Schools Trampoline Championships in Cardiff. Twelve-year-old Lawrence bounced to gold in the under-13 boys’ individual event and 15-year-old Robin won silver in the under-18 boys’ individual section at Sophia Gardens. The duo are… Read more

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