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Friends and family have paid tribute to the popular chairman of Newport-based Brace’s Bakery, who has died after a short illness, aged 96. Colin Brace OBE, a former Monmouth School for Boys’ pupil, was chairman of the family bakery business… Read more

An aspiring investment banker is celebrating after winning a prestigious essay-writing competition and securing work experience at a major firm in London. Elis clinched the overall Cazenove Schroders Economic Prize and fellow Monmouth School for Boys pupil, Jasper, was the… Read more

Pupils and staff at Monmouth School for Boys enjoyed a range of activities yesterday (Friday) to raise money for Velindre – Wales’ leading cancer centre. The boys made donations to wear red clothing to school, while others bought promotional mugs and… Read more

Monmouth students scaled new heights at the annual Wales Cadet Indoor Climbing Championships in Cardiff. Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools’ Combined Cadet Force won the overall event and clinched three other titles at Boulders Climbing Centre on Saturday 27th January. Monmouth won… Read more

Wales rugby star Hallam Amos has made a ‘surprise’ visit to Monmouth School for Boys on the eve of the Six Nations championship. The former Head Boy wowed the school’s pupils when he dropped in to assembly at The Blake… Read more

A former Olympic rower has encouraged Monmouth students to embrace life, exploring their own gifts and abilities. Three-time world champion rower Debbie Flood gave an inspirational talk to pupils during yesterday’s Chaplain’s Assembly at Monmouth School for Boys. Debbie won… Read more

A teenager, whose father has overcome cancer, is urging students to paint Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools red for a day. Thirteen-year-old Darcey, a pupil at Monmouth School for Girls, has seen at first hand the tremendous work carried out by staff… Read more

An aspiring doctor is hoping to become the sixth generation of his family to work in the medical profession. Charlie, 16, wants to follow in the footsteps of his father, Russell, a vastly experienced surgeon at Nevill Hall Hospital in… Read more

Former Monmouth student Hallam Amos has been picked in Wales’ 39-man squad for their NatWest Six Nations campaign. Hallam, a former Head Boy at Monmouth School for Boys, had an impressive autumn series for Wales, notching tries against Australia and… Read more

A former Monmouth student who marshals the biggest stars in rugby union will be creating history tomorrow night (Friday). Wayne Barnes is set to become the record holder for most Aviva Premiership English rugby matches officiated. Wayne has refereed 190… Read more

An aspiring teenage engineer has scooped a prestigious honour and filed a patent application for his award-winning bike locking invention. Kyle, 18, has invented a system which secures all integral parts of a bicycle, such as the two wheels and… Read more

Varsity Match joy for Sam

December 8th, 2017

A former Monmouth sportsman has celebrated a memorable victory at the home of English rugby union. Sam Troughton, 25, was part of Cambridge University’s squad for their hard-fought 20-10 victory in the 136th Men’s Varsity Match against Oxford University at… Read more

A sportsman who made a big impact for the school’s teams will be running out at the home of English rugby union this afternoon. Sam Troughton, 25, has been picked in Cambridge University’s squad for the 136th Men’s Varsity Match against… Read more

A former Monmouth student has been named as the country’s Best Young Dentist. Rhodri Thomas, from Lodge Dental in Abergavenny, was recognised for his outstanding talent at the 2017 Dentistry Awards. Dr Thomas, 27, was crowned the Best Young Dentist… Read more

Former Monmouth student Hallam Amos is a genuine contender for Wales’ Six Nations opener against Scotland in February. Hallam, a former Head Boy at Monmouth School for Boys, scored tries against Australia and Georgia and set up touchdowns against New… Read more

A budding writer and photographer will be testing out his journalistic skills for an established national magazine. Zamir, 16, has been appointed as the new Tatler Schools Social Editor for Monmouth School for Boys. He is currently Editor of The… Read more

Former Monmouth student Hallam Amos scored the crucial try in Wales’ narrow 13-6 win against Georgia yesterday at the Principality Stadium in Cardiff. The former Head Boy at Monmouth School for Boys had another try ruled out after racing 70… Read more

A team from Monmouth School for Boys triumphed yesterday in a nail-biting finale to win the 39th Prep Schools’ Challenge. Monmouth quartet Oliver, Ollie, Jason and William (pictured left, with Dr Andrew Daniel, Headmaster of Monmouth School for Boys) pipped The… Read more

Former Monmouth student Hallam Amos scored a last-gasp try for Wales in a 29-21 defeat against Australia in Cardiff. The exciting 23-year-old, who plays for Welsh Pro14 regional team Dragons, dived over in the corner in the final minute of… Read more

Former Monmouth student Hallam Amos has been picked in Wales’ rugby squad for the autumn internationals. The exciting 23-year-old, who plays his domestic rugby with Welsh Pro14 regional team Dragons, will be looking to add to his 11 international caps…. Read more