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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

Two Monmouth School for Boys’ rowing crews have been chosen to compete next month at the Junior Inter-Regional Regatta (JIRR) in Nottingham. The J16 and J15 coxed fours have been selected to represent the Wales and Wiltshire, Avon, Gloucestershire and… Read more

An exciting community singing project is bringing together primary-aged children for a special concert in Monmouth on Friday 23rd March. Around 150 children, aged between nine and 11 years old, will create a massed choir of voices at the Blake… Read more

A trip to a deprived school in West Africa has inspired a Monmouth student to improve the lives of young people who study there. Sixteen-year-old Charlie has set-up the African Pen Project to focus on providing children in rural villages… 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 14 A and Under 15 A  teams from Monmouth School for Boys are now listed third… Read more

It was a busy week for Rugby 7s in the build up to the National Schools at Rosslyn Park. Firstly, our U14s travelled to Cardiff for the Welsh National Schools U14s Competition, played superbly and managed to finish runners-up out… Read more

6th Form artists thoroughly enjoyed two days of portrait painting with Lee Wright from the Welsh Academy of Arts. Lee showed examples of recent commissions and demonstrated techniques used by the old masters. Pupils initially completed a tonal ‘grisaille’ under… Read more

Military veteran Darren Carew gave a captivating and inspirational half-an-hour talk and led a rugby coaching session for pupils at Monmouth School Boys’ Prep. Darren is now a qualified coach with the Welsh Rugby Union and was invited to Monmouth… 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

A pupil at Monmouth School for Boys has received a Highly Commended certificate in the finals of The Cranmer Awards. Oliver, aged 12, recited passages from The Book of Common Prayer in front of an audience of more than 100… Read more

As a spectacular conclusion to their topic of Space, Prep III had an exciting and informative visit to the Spaceguard Centre in Knighton last Thursday. This was a fantastic opportunity for the boys to see real life applications of what… 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

In-form Monmouth athlete Harry D clinched a silver medal and helped his school team to a third-placed finish at the Welsh Athletics’ Welsh Cross Country Championships in Swansea. Harry, who was representing Monmouth School Boys’ Prep, hit excellent form in… 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

Four talented pupils from Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools have been offered the life-changing opportunity to study at Oxford and Cambridge universities. Dedication and hard work paid off for the two boys at Monmouth School for Boys and two girls at Monmouth… Read more

Students from Monmouth spoke an outstanding level of German in lively and spirited debates at Clifton College. Combined teams from Monmouth School for Boys and Monmouth School for Girls also showed impressive research skills and sound knowledge of German society… Read more

Monmouth athlete Harry D finished third in the penultimate race in the Gwent Cross-Country League at Pontypool Park. Harry is second overall in the Novice Boys’ standings with the fifth and final race in the series set to take place… 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