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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

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

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

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

A talented pianist has been crowned the Blue Riband winner in this year’s much-anticipated music competition at Monmouth School for Girls. Jocelyn triumphed after an inspiring two-hour musical feast, involving 12 outstanding candidates, to celebrate the Eisteddfod. Jocelyn, 17, dazzled… 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

Talented musicians from Monmouth School for Girls will be vying for the coveted Blue Riband title later this week. The music competition is a major part of the school’s annual Eisteddfod celebrations and takes place at Hamersley Hall on Friday… 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 in Monmouth… Read more

Creative writer Eleanor has been crowned this year’s Bard at Monmouth School for Girls’ Eisteddfod celebrations. Eleanor was recognised for her powerful poem which illustrated the freedom of childhood. The 17-year-old, who represented the Imbert Terry house, said her victory,… Read more

A school choir will be the special guests at a St David’s Day Concert in Monmouth next week. Monmouth School for Girls Chamber Choir will be supporting Monmouth Male Voice Choir at Bridges Community Centre on Friday 2nd March under… 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

A teacher who inspired generations of children through her love and passion for music has died at the age of 84. Mrs Nesta Williams, who lived in Goodrich, Herefordshire, was a talented pianist who worked at Monmouth School for Girls… Read more

The talented musicians from Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools will be performing in a gala concert at Wyastone Concert Hall in March. Members of Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools Symphony Orchestra (HMSSO) have been working hard in workshops for the much-anticipated concert on Tuesday… Read more

A hand-stitched replica of the Bayeux Tapestry has inspired generations of children at a Monmouth school. The original Bayeux Tapestry looks set to be displayed in the UK for the first time in 950 years with an announcement expected from… Read more

An intrepid 12-year-old Monmouth student has been recognised nationally after photographing a spectacular glacial scene in the Scottish highlands. Madeleine’s eye-catching image from the top of Sgurr a’ Mhaoraich has won her a top prize in a competition run by… Read more

A creative writer who imagined herself trapped inside the tomb of the world’s best-known pharaoh has clinched a top prize in a national competition. Rosie, a pupil at Monmouth School for Girls, won the Best Character section for her entry,… Read more

Pupils at Monmouth School for Girls worked together to produce a first-class stage performance of Macbeth at The Riverfront in Newport. Taking part in 17th annual Shakespeare Schools Festival, the cast from Years 7 to 11 demonstrated the inclusive message… Read more

A talented violinist from Monmouth School for Girls has performed at one of London’s most iconic music venues. Eleanor, from Year 7, was part of the Isca Linea Symphonia, which played at the Music for Youth Proms event at the… Read more

Broadcaster, journalist and author Clare Balding OBE delivered a fascinating and inspiring talk to parents, pupils and governors as part of Monmouth School for Girls’ 125th Anniversary celebrations. Clare’s illustrated lecture was full of insight into a stellar career in… Read more

Two creative language students will be living and working in Germany for a week after scooping top accolades in a national competition. Arabella and Victoria both impressed the judges with their eye-catching logos in a design competition run by the… Read more