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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

Well done to the plucky Year 11 students from Town House (Angus, Ben, Ed, Iwan, Teal and Sean) who braved the cold, and gave up part of their well-earned holiday, to run a Christmas Car Park on the Monmouth School… 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

Last month, 35 boys from years 12 and 13 (together with Robin in year 11 and Kit in year 10) sat the Senior UKMT Maths Challenge. Over 80,000 pupils across the UK took part and of our 35 boys, 6… Read more

Yr 9 Drama students put all of their hard rehearsal-work in class to good use this week as they entertained students from Monmouth School Boys Prep with their funny, hard-hitting and thought-provoking show about the Great War. All of the… 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

An outstanding oil panting from a former Monmouth student has been selected for inclusion in two prestigious national exhibitions in London next summer. Robert Bowman’s Wilf will appear in a Royal Over-Seas League (ROSL) exhibition from Friday 26th April to Sunday… Read more

Swim for Tom entries flooding in

November 26th, 2018

More than 200 people will be taking the plunge in a swimathon in memory of a teenager who died unexpectedly earlier this year. The event is part of a major initiative to raise £100,000 towards a dedicated fund in Tom’s… Read more

Five young entrepreneurs made their television debuts as they interviewed two winners of The Apprentice and picked the brains of business magnate Lord Alan Sugar. Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools’ students Adam, Dan, Harry, Josephine and Izzy were given unique access at… Read more

Keen programmers demonstrated a host of imaginative projects at the third annual Computer Science Fair in Monmouth. Alec, 10, built a working replica of a pub classic arcade machine, containing the much-loved games, Frogger and Asteroids. William caused a stir… Read more

Pianists sparkle in competition

November 22nd, 2018

Another keenly fought competition this year, with some big repertoire on show. Milo opened the music with Prokofiev’s The Cat from Peter and the Wolf, played with great humour, and was followed by new-comer Marco who gave us Chopin’s Nocturne… Read more

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