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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

Three musicians at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools carried off the top prize in this year’s annual talent contest. Carys (singer), Anna (cello) and Charlie (piano) joined forces to win Monmouth’s Got Talent at the Blake Theatre on Wednesday 6th March. The… 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

Sharp-shooting pupils at Monmouth School for Girls have won the South East Wales Netball Association Year 9 title. The Monmouth girls were unbeaten in their pool before slipping to a 7-5 defeat against a strong Abertillery Learning Community side. However,… Read more

Purple ribbons were seen across the school on Friday 8th March, as pupils showed their support for International Women’s Day. Led by the Monmouth School for Girls Women’s Forum, pupils Nell and Penny sold purple ribbons all week to students… 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 inspirational yachtswoman is visiting Monmouth School for Girls next week. Nikki Henderson, the youngest skipper ever to complete the Clipper round-the-world race, is delivering an evening lecture, called Life on the Lean, on Wednesday 13th March from 7.30pm to… Read more

Two teenage riders at Monmouth School for Girls have qualified for national finals. Emma  finished runner-up in her class at a National Schools Equestrian Association (NSEA) County Dressage Qualifier at Kings Equestrian Centre in Bromyard. Emma, 15, will now represent… 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

Students at the town’s three secondary schools will be showcasing their musical talents this week. Pupils from Monmouth School for Boys, Monmouth School for Girls and Monmouth Comprehensive School will be performing in Monmouth’s Got Talent 2019 at the Blake… Read more

Royal occasion for Ella and Eden

February 22nd, 2019

Two Monmouth students had the special honour of meeting the Prince of Wales in the wonderful surroundings of Lambeth Palace in London. Monmouth School for Girls pupils Ella and Eden met His Royal Highness, Prince Charles, at the finals of… 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 Girls and Monmouth School for Boys shone as they tackled a challenging repertoire… Read more

Students at Monmouth School for Girls have joined a global protest against climate change. Inspired by the young climate activist, Greta Thunberg’s speeches, around 70 Monmouth pupils called on the government to declare a climate emergency and take active steps… Read more

A dedicated swimmer has returned from injury to win a host of titles at the Gloucester County Championships. Rachel, a Sports Scholar at Monmouth School for Girls, was crowned Junior Girls’ County Champion for the 200m freestyle. The 14-year-old, who… Read more

A talented cellist at Monmouth School for Girls has secured her place in the National Youth Orchestra of Wales (NYAW). The hard work and dedication of 15-year-old Anna paid off during her audition which took place at the Royal Welsh… Read more

Monmouth School for Girls’ netballers are celebrating after winning the South East Wales title. The sharp-shooting first team recorded victories against Rougemont School, Coleg Gwent – Crosskeys, Croesyceiliog School and Caerleon Comprehensive School in the regional competition. Monmouth will now… Read more

Swimmers at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools won a clutch of medals at the Urdd National Gala in Cardiff. Monmouth School Girls’ Prep clinched two gold medals, a silver and a bronze, while Monmouth School for Girls bagged three silvers. It was… 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

Hundreds of children and staff at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools have formed an alliance to cut the amount of plastic they use. The introduction of refillable water bottles and new packed lunches for sporting fixtures have, together with eco assemblies and… Read more

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