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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

This is the third year of the renamed ‘Blacklock Music Competition’ which is in honour of Dr Celia Blacklock a former HMSG Music Scholar who tragically died from cancer in August 2014.  We were delighted that her parents Lyn and… Read more

Beautiful music filled St David’s Hall in Cardiff yesterday as over 400 children performed in a momentous concert to mark Haberdashers’ Monmouth School for Girls’ 125th anniversary. Pupils were joined on stage by Old Girls, current staff and professional musicians… Read more

As you are hopefully aware, 2017 marks HMSG’s 125th anniversary and we shall be honouring this milestone in the history of the Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools through a number of events throughout the year. To showcase the cultural life of the… Read more

Pupils and staff at a girls’ school did Pudsey proud when they put on a musical extravaganza to raise almost £4,000 for Children in Need. Children between Year 7 and Sixth Form took to the stage at Haberdashers’ Monmouth School… Read more

Music for Youth Festival

July 8th, 2016

Talented harpists Diana and Lisa recently performed at the Music for Youth Festival with the Isca Linea Senior Strings.  The orchestra performed Chamber Symphony 110a Movements I, II and V by Shostakovich at the Birmingham Town Hall on Thursday 7th July. They… Read more

FLAMINGOS 16 Dancers from Years 7 to 13 participated in this very special, unique and exciting project which brought together dance and poetry.  The stimulus for the twelve-minute piece was ‘Flamingos’ from Jonathan Edwards’ Costa-Prize winning collection.  The ‘Fabulous Flamboyance’… Read more

A drama student who prefers to shine from behind the scenes has taken up an invitation to join the UK National Youth Theatre. Natalya, a pupil at Haberdashers’ Monmouth School for Girls, will now be responsible for lighting shows put… Read more

Members of top street dance troupe, Diversity, led schoolgirls from Monmouth in a “dream come true” workshop at their headquarters. Thirteen pupils from Haberdashers’ Monmouth School for Girls threw themselves into learning all the moves Diversity could teach them during… Read more

Catherine Handley will play the flute during the performance Generous music teachers at HMSG are staging a free concert of solo and ensemble pieces to raise money for a children’s charity. The School’s visiting instrumental and singing teachers, otherwise known… Read more

Innovative young performers took to the stage dressed as fabulous flamingos to interpret their English teacher’s powerful Costa award-winning poetry through the medium of dance. Sixteen girls between Year 7 and Year 13 at Haberdashers’ Monmouth School for Girls took… Read more

Talented teens brought Disney magic to life with performances worthy of the West End last week. Pupils from Haberdashers’ Monmouth School for Girls and Monmouth School put their all into the incredibly ambitious Beauty and the Beast musical during the… Read more

Two beautiful ballerinas have been picked to join the cast of a fairy-tale production by the English Youth Ballet. Izzy, a pupil at Inglefield House and Erin, a boarder at Haberdashers’ Monmouth School for Girls, will be performing in Sleeping… Read more

A girls’ school choir is hoping to top the classical music charts after recording a beautiful track on a fundraising album for this year’s National Eisteddfod. Pupils from Haberdashers’ Monmouth School for Girls were thrilled to be invited by David… Read more