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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 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

Two talented players have been picked for Hockey Wales’ Easter Test Series in Scotland. Goalkeeper Elin and midfielder Mari will make their international debuts in Wales Under-16s three-match series against Scotland in Glasgow. The 15-year-old pupils from Monmouth School for… 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

The hard working hockey players from a Monmouth school are celebrating after winning through to the national finals next month. The under-14 team at Monmouth School for Girls clinched Hockey Wales’ South-East Wales title after storming to a 3-0 victory… 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

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

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

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

A dedicated teenage swimmer from Monmouth School for Girls has carried off a top club honour. Ellie, 15, picked up the leading accolade in the female 15 to 16 age group at the City of Newport Swimming and Waterpolo Club’s awards evening…. Read more

Three aspiring female engineers have been awarded prestigious Arkwright scholarships. Lisa, Francesca and Kia will have access to mentors from industry throughout their A level studies at Monmouth School for Girls. Lisa has been matched with the Haberdashers’ Company, Francesca… Read more

An innovative and popular headmistress, who was renowned for her stylish leadership qualities and a sparkling sense of humour, has died at the age of 87. Patricia (Phillips) Caspari was the Headmistress at Monmouth School for Girls for five years… Read more

A former pupil at Monmouth School for Girls, who empowers and encourages women in the investment sector, has won two major industry honours. Abbie Llewellyn-Waters works as a successful global equity fund manager in the City of London and triumphed… Read more