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A celebration of literature, organised by pupils from Monmouth’s three senior schools, is back for its fifth year. Well-known natural history writer, Horatio Clare, who has written two highly-acclaimed children’s books, is the headline guest for this year’s Monmouth Literary… Read more

Peripatetic music staff and pupils joined together for a hugely successful and enjoyable charity concert at Monmouth School for Girls. The Musical Roots concert, on Thursday 10th May, showcased the talents of six peripatetic staff in a memorable evening which… Read more

Two friends from Monmouth School for Girls wore eye-catching cowboy hats in a moonlit marathon to raise money for breast cancer charities. Sixth Form students Amy and Maki trekked 15.1 miles across the centre of London in memory of Amy’s… Read more

Generous music teachers from Monmouth School for Girls will be staging a free concert of solo and ensemble pieces, some involving pupils, to raise money for charity. The school’s visiting instrumental and singing teachers, otherwise known as the Peris, are… 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

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 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

  A Monmouth netball coach has demonstrated that hard work and commitment pays off after being picked to compete at the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games. Chelsea Lewis, who coaches at Monmouth School for Girls, has been named in Team Wales’… Read more

  A talented Monmouth student captained England’s footballers to victory in Switzerland last week. Fourteen-year-old central-defender Ellie (left) skippered the England Women’s FA Under-15s to a 2-0 triumph against Switzerland in Schaffhausen. The Monmouth School for Girls’ pupil, a member… 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

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

Healthy and nutritious recipe suggestions from five students will be appearing on the lunch menu at Monmouth School for Girls next term. Girls and staff at the school can look forward to mouth-watering new options, ranging from Italian-style minestrone bowl… Read more

A sporty couple will be saying goodbye to a “very special boarding community” in Monmouth later this week. Miss Pippa Williams and Mr Sam Parsons have praised the “tremendous support and guidance” they have received while working at Monmouth School… Read more

Pupils from across Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools enjoyed a range of activities yesterday (Friday) to raise money for Velindre – Wales’ leading cancer centre. Children and staff all made donations to wear red clothing to school, while some sold delicious home-baked… Read more

A promising cricketer from Monmouth School for Girls will be representing Wales this summer. Twelve-year-old leg-spin bowler Rosie has been selected in Cricket Wales’ Under-13 Girls’ squad for the coming season. Rosie, a student in Year 8, represented the Welsh… 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 teenager, whose father has overcome cancer, is urging students to paint Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools red for a day. Thirteen-year-old Darcey, a pupil at Monmouth School for Girls, has seen at first hand the tremendous work carried out by staff… Read more

Monmouth swimmers have bagged five medals in a Welsh national gala at Cardiff International Pool. The senior pupils from Monmouth School for Girls clinched three silver and two bronze medals in yesterday’s Secondary Schools National Swimming Gala. Rachel had a… Read more