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Britain’s best-selling classical harpist, Claire Jones, will be coming to Monmouth School for Girls to give a series of masterclasses and a recital on Friday 10th May. Described as the Girl with the Golden Harp, Claire will be playing an… Read more

Rugby players at Monmouth School for Boys are celebrating after winning a hard-fought Sevens competition in Dorset. The under-15s played superbly throughout Bryanston School’s Rugby Sevens tournament, winning all their games and achieving the double over Millfield School. Monmouth recorded… Read more

Talented lacrosse players at a Monmouth school will be showcasing their skills with Wales on the international stage next month. Monmouth School for Girls’ students Bethan, Elinor, Jena, Maya and Tats have been picked for the Home Internationals. The Monmouth… Read more

A creative writer has been crowned The Bard at Monmouth School for Girls’ Eisteddfod for the second year in a row. Eighteen-year-old Eleanor was a deserved winner in the school’s annual celebration of Welsh culture last week. Eleanor is believed… Read more

A football team in Monmouth is the top-ranked independent schools’ side in the country. Monmouth School for Boys’ Under-14 A team have won all their nine matches this term to climb to the top of a 77-strong national league of… Read more

Students, staff and former pupils marked International Women’s Day at Monmouth School for Girls. Led by Monmouth School for Girls Women’s Forum, former pupils Flora Coutts and Hannah Trefgarne returned to give a presentation at a networking event in the… Read more

Where’s Wally, The Hodgeheg and Paddington Bear were among the storybook heroes who turned up to Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools to celebrate their love of reading. Pupils and staff at Monmouth Schools Pre-Prep and Nursery arrived at lessons dressed as their… Read more

Family and friends of a brave teenager are uniting to scale one of Wales’ highest peaks in his memory, just 12 months after he completed the feat. Tom was the youngest of 90 people who defied cold and wet conditions… Read more

An Olympic silver medallist has christened an outstanding new boat in honour of an outstanding coach who has inspired thousands of rowers in Monmouth. Former Great Britain rower Annabel Vernon, who won a silver medal with the women’s quad at… Read more

The children at Monmouth School Girls’ Prep showcased their creative colours in a wonderful celebration of Welsh culture today (Wednesday 27th February). Stylish dance routines, well-constructed poetry recitals and polished instrumental and vocal performances by the school’s musicians were enjoyed… Read more

A host of sparkling performances raised the roof in Monmouth School for Girls’ beautiful Spring Concert on Wednesday 13th February. The senior musicians at Monmouth School for Boys and Monmouth School for Girls shone as they tackled a challenging repertoire… Read more

A teenager who enjoys singing, dancing and acting has landed a major part in a powerful Welsh National Opera (WNO) Youth Opera production. Carys, 17, feels ‘very honoured’ and ‘proud’ after being chosen to perform in Brundibár, a children’s opera,… Read more

A 12-year-old runner from Monmouth has stormed to two gold medals at the Welsh Athletics Junior Indoor Championships in Cardiff. Harry, a pupil at Monmouth School for Boys, hit top form to win the Under-13 Boys’ 1,500m and 800m titles… Read more

A group of schoolchildren in Monmouth have followed in the footsteps of some of the country’s best-known rock bands. The Year 4 pupils at Monmouth School Boys’ Prep recorded a song, Oro My Little Boat (The Clancy Sisters), and had… Read more

Monmouth’s students are celebrating after winning two top titles at the annual Wales Cadet Indoor Climbing Championships in Cardiff. Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools were crowned overall Combined Cadet Force (CCF) champions for the fourth successive year at Boulders Climbing Centre. Georgina,… Read more

The family and friends of a brave and caring teenager have raised more than £50,000 in his memory. Tom was a quiet and considerate pupil at Monmouth School for Boys and his unexpected death last June, aged just 13, has… Read more

Five talented and creative pupils at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools have been offered the life-changing opportunity to study at Oxford and Cambridge universities. The dedication paid off for four pupils at Monmouth School for Girls and one pupil at Monmouth School… Read more

The governors of the Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools are delighted to announce the appointment of Mr James Murphy-O’Connor as their first overarching Principal. James was appointed from an impressive field of applicants and will take up this new post in September… 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’s Lacrosse squad, took the plunge for… Read more

Children at a creative Monmouth school enjoyed a memorable adventure on the first day of the new term. The youngsters at Monmouth Schools Pre-Prep and Nursery brought their suitcases and had their passports stamped before heading off to experience the… Read more

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