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A commemorative plaque is to be unveiled next month at the former home of an Old Monmothian and Dambuster pilot. Flight Sergeant Bill Townsend was awarded the Conspicuous Gallantry Medal and Distinguished Flying Medal in recognition of his wartime exploits… Read more

Two teenage batsmen scored outstanding centuries in Monmouth School for Boys’ hugely successful and memorable cricket tour to Sri Lanka. Michael and Josh struck stunning hundreds as Monmouth achieved three wins from six matches against strong opposition. Leg-spinner Sam impressed… Read more

Former Monmouth student Lewis Oliva captured a prestigious silver medal at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games. Lewis, a track cyclist from Devauden, near Monmouth, powered to second for Team Wales in the men’s keirin at the Anna Meares Velodrome… Read more

Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools will have three athletes competing at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games. Current netball coach at Monmouth School for Girls, Chelsea Lewis, and former Monmouth School for Boys’ pupils Hallam Amos and Lewis Oliva will be representing… Read more

Former Monmouth student Hallam Amos has been named in the Wales Sevens squad to compete at the Commonwealth Games next month. The international full-back/wing has got the call for next month’s tournament on the Gold Coast in Australia that pits… Read more

Les Misérables is a big production – in any sense of the word. Soaring music; complex sets and emotive characters, it needs performers of some stature and maturity to do it justice. Which is yet another reason why the Haberdashers’… Read more

Two age-group football teams at a Monmouth school are ranked among the best in the country after embarking on outstanding unbeaten runs. The Under-15 A and Under-14 A  teams from Monmouth School for Boys are now listed third for their… Read more

One of the most celebrated musicals in theatrical history is being brought to life this week by pupils at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools. Directed by Mr Philip Griffin and Miss Sarah Fowler, Les Misérables School Edition opens at the Blake Theatre… Read more

Two Monmouth choirs joined together for the first time for a magical Choral Evensong at Brecon Cathedral.  A choir of 75 children from Monmouth School Boys’ Prep Grange Choir and Monmouth School for Boys’ Chapel Choir shone in the medieval surroundings…. Read more

Monmouth School for Boys played some exhilarating rugby and defeated Hartpury College as they finished runners-up at the Christ College Brecon Invitation Sevens yesterday (Sunday 25th February). The boys stormed through their group and thrashed, among others, Bristol Grammar School… Read more

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