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The outstanding work of an A level physicist at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools has been published in a prestigious publication. Zeb, a Year 12 student, wrote a 3,000-word article on the Holographic Principle, an emerging theory that encompasses fields as disparate… Read more

The mixed softball team at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools warmed up for a home match this week with a training day led by one of the country’s leading coaches. David Lee, assistant coach of the Great Britain Men’s Slowpitch Team, delivered… Read more

Former Monmouth schoolboy, Hallam Amos, has been picked in Wales’ rugby squad for this summer’s Test matches. Hallam, a former Head Boy at Monmouth School for Boys, is in Wales’ 34-man squad for the summer Tests in Cardiff against Canada… Read more

Two groups of business-minded students at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools scooped five awards in a Welsh national competition this week. The talented teams, which each contained Year 12 boys and girls, shone in The Young Enterprise Company Programme Welsh Student Finals… Read more

Hundreds of pupils and staff at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools have ‘gone red’ to raise £1,300 for the UK Sepsis Trust. The red-themed mufti-day, on Thursday 27th May, raised awareness of sepsis, a potentially fatal blood poisoning condition that can affect… Read more

Twelve talented cricketers at Monmouth School for Boys will be thriving under the guidance of professional clubs this summer. Eleven pupils have been picked to play for the Welsh Age Groups, which are now the responsibility of Glamorgan County Cricket… Read more

The inspirational story of a schoolboy’s bid to help the NHS save lives in the UK’s fight against Covid-19 has scooped a national award. Ed, a pupil at Monmouth School for Boys, was just 12 when he invented a device… Read more

A long-serving guitar teacher at Monmouth School for Boys has retired after 37 years. Mr Philip Wentworth has been associated with the school for 55 years. He was a pupil at Monmouth School for Boys from 1966 to 1973 and… Read more

A teenage musician had a chance to work with one of the best military bands in the world. Rui was invited to Windsor last week for a socially-distanced Big Band rehearsal day. It was a wonderful experience for the 17-year-old,… Read more

Popular Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools caretaker, Mr Kevyn Barnikel, had a fantastic presentation this afternoon to mark his retirement. Mr Barnikel’s association with the schools dates back to 1959. Deputy Head (pastoral), Mr David Edwards, delivered a lovely speech, hailing Mr… Read more

Mr Phillip Alderman, a governor and parent of four former pupils at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools, is the new High Sheriff of Gwent. Mr Alderman, who has been honoured by Her Majesty The Queen, has asked the Schools’ Chaplain, Reverend Clifford… Read more

Monmouth School for Boys’ 1st VIII has returned to competitive rowing action ahead of the National Schools Regatta on 29th May. The boys travelled to Shrewsbury School last weekend and performed very well against a top championship school. This positive… Read more

A popular figure, whose association with Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools dates back to 1959, will be hanging up his keys this week. Kevyn Barnikel is retiring from his caretaker role at Monmouth School for Boys’ Hitchcock Sports Pavilion on Friday afternoon… Read more

A Biology teacher, who later established a successful field studies centre near Monmouth, has died at the age of 84. Peter Carpenter joined Monmouth School for Boys as a teacher in 1964 and taught for five years before setting up… Read more

Two sporty parents at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools will be raising awareness and funding for children’s mental health in a marathon tennis challenge next month. Ben Llewelyn and Peter Wilson are partnering with the local charity, Ted Senior Foundation, to fund… Read more

Year 7 pupils at Monmouth School for Boys took part in Buddhist mandala meditation as part of their Religious Studies. The boys mindfully coloured in the mandala while listening to Thai monks chanting, and burned incense as a reminder of… Read more

A 14-year-old Monmouth boy has marked this year’s Hedgehog Awareness Week with his own online event and a live television appearance. Dylan is the local Hedgehog Champion for Monmouth and his passion for safeguarding the nation’s favourite spiny mammal was… Read more

A 14-year-old boy will be marking Hedgehog Awareness Week with a special online event this weekend. Dylan is the local Hedgehog Champion for Monmouth and will be running a live streaming event from his garden on Sunday 2nd May from… Read more

Captain Harry hit a second successive century as Monmouth School for Boys put up another brave display, in an exciting five-wicket defeat against Glamorgan Academy. The teenager has started the new season in top form, much to the delight of… Read more

A budding engineer at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools has been awarded a prestigious scholarship to help with his project work. Finn, a Year 12 student at Monmouth School for Boys, has received an Arkwright Engineering Scholarship. Finn  has a strong interest… Read more