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Measuring the debilitating effects of high altitude on sleep and appetite has taken an Old Monmothian to the highest mountain in the world. William Harper, a former pupil at Monmouth School for Boys, worked alongside doctors and the local hospital… Read more

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

Monmouth fencers Ailsa and Niamh fought their way to medals at the Welsh Junior Foil Championships in Cardiff. The two Monmouth School Girls’ Prep fencers showed excellent stamina and tremendous skill in the Girls’ Under-12 section at Sophia Garden on… Read more

Creative students from a Monmouth school delivered a spectacular poetry and dance-themed performance to recognise that everyone is unique. Monmouth School for Girls’ upper school monitors and Sixth Form prefects read a poem which focused on the theme of diversity…. Read more

Former Monmouth student Hallam Amos helped Wales to seventh place in the Rugby Sevens at the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games. The Dragons player, who has won 15 senior caps for Wales, scored one try in a hard-fought tournament, which was… Read more

A sharp-shooting Monmouth netball coach enjoyed a 192 goal-haul at the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games. Miss Chelsea Lewis, a coach at Monmouth School for Girls, achieved an impressive 80.67% shooting success rate for Wales in the showpiece competition. Despite ending… Read more

Monmouth netball coach Chelsea Lewis struck inside 10 seconds in Wales’ spirited 70-44 defeat today (Friday 6th April) against the mighty New Zealand at the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games. Chelsea, who coaches netball at Monmouth School for Girls, fired Wales’… 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

A Monmouth school is celebrating the record-breaking achievements of its talented athletes in the Gwent Cross-Country League. Harry D capped Monmouth School Boys’ Prep’s most successful cross-country season, finishing runner-up in the individual section of the Novice Boys’ event. Harry… 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

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

The Musical Director of Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools’ outstanding Les Misérables production is delighted the cast’s talents have been appreciated by so many. More than 1,000 people watched the sell-out musical over three nights at The Blake Theatre and it has… Read more

More than 200 musicians from Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools presented an exceptional evening of music-making at Wyastone Concert Hall. A vibrant programme, including music by Schubert, Khachaturian and Kodaly left the audience spellbound on Tuesday 27th March. Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools Symphony Orchestra,… Read more

Following a very wet morning, the sun came out just in time to dry off the court for the House netball matches. Each House was represented by two teams, with the teams playing in a round-robin format. The matches were… Read more

A former Monmouth student is celebrating after helping Durham University to a national lacrosse title for the fourth year in a row. Menna Rose, who captained Monmouth School for Girls, was part of the Durham team which thrashed Cambridge University… Read more

A teenager will be singing in front of hundreds of people at a music festival in her home town this summer after winning a talent competition. Musician Ella will perform a 15-minute set at the annual Monmouth Festival which takes… Read more

One of the UK’s leading E-Safety experts, Karl Hopwood, delivered a fascinating day of lectures to help promote safer behaviour and digital literacy across Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools, during UKYouth’s National Safeguarding month. Mr Hopwood, who is a member of the… Read more

We were treated to a hilarious performance by the dynamic duo that make up The Daylight Theatre Company this afternoon. The pair took us through a very complicated plot line where a number of different traditional tales had become entwined… Read more

Children from Monmouth School Boys’ Prep brought their favourite characters to life to raise more than £1,000 for Sport Relief. Humphrey wore a Hulk costume, while Samuel dressed as a police officer and Tom was a moustachioed runner for a… Read more