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Dylan the conkerer

December 15th, 2017

Ten-year-old Dylan has triumphed in the 54th annual Monmouth School Boys’ Prep Conker Championships. After a first-round exit last year, Dylan won 10 games with his ‘Dijjie’ conker on his way to the overall 2017 title. “It wasn’t easy to… 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

‘Baubles!’ performance

December 12th, 2017

The culmination of a huge amount of hard work on part of the children and staff was very well received by the audience this afternoon. I always find the nativity play quite an emotional experience. The staff and I are… Read more

The Chapel Choir (with some Trebles ‘borrowed’ from the Choral Society!!) travelled up to the City of London and were privileged to sing at St Lawrence Jewry-next-Guildhall in the heart of the City for the Joint Alumni Carol Service on… Read more

Varsity Match joy for Sam

December 8th, 2017

A former Monmouth sportsman has celebrated a memorable victory at the home of English rugby union. Sam Troughton, 25, was part of Cambridge University’s squad for their hard-fought 20-10 victory yesterday (Thursday) in the 136th Men’s Varsity Match against Oxford… Read more

A sportsman who made a big impact for the school’s teams will be running out at the home of English rugby union this afternoon. Sam Troughton, 25, has been picked in Cambridge University’s squad for the 136th Men’s Varsity Match against… 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

In-form Harry D snapped up a bronze medal as four athletes from Monmouth School Boys’ Prep made their debuts in the Gwent Cross-Country League. Debutant Matthew, from Prep II, finished an impressive 30th in the third race of the series… Read more

The glow of candles and beautiful singing filled St Mary’s Church for Monmouth School Girls’ Prep’s annual Christingle service. The orchestra, soloists and choirs led the congregation to Rutter’s Star Carol, sung in candlelight tradition during the special festive celebration… Read more

A multi-event athlete from Monmouth School for Girls is celebrating after storming to the East Wales Under 15 Indoor 300m title. Antonia, who represented Newport Harriers, also clinched silver in the high jump at the Welsh Athletics Junior Open in… Read more

A former Monmouth student has been named as the country’s Best Young Dentist. Rhodri Thomas, from Lodge Dental in Abergavenny, was recognised for his outstanding talent at the 2017 Dentistry Awards. Dr Thomas was crowned the Best Young Dentist at… Read more

Former Monmouth student Hallam Amos is a genuine contender for Wales’ Six Nations opener against Scotland in February. Hallam, a former Head Boy at Monmouth School for Boys, scored tries against Australia and Georgia and set up touchdowns against New… 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

Cornerstone is a new conference and entertainment venue in the centre of Cardiff and Senior Strings, along with Symphonic Winds, travelled there after school on Tuesday to give a fundraising concert for Music in Hospitals, a charity whose name is… Read more

Four valiant teams from MB, MG, Wellington School and MCS debated the theme of traditional family versus blended family on Wednesday 29 November in the Monmouth School for Boys library. After some impressive oratory performances, the MB team were victorious… Read more

Senior musicians from Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools played in a concert at Cornerstone in Cardiff last night to raise money for Music in Hospitals & Care (MiHC). The Symphonic Winds and Senior Strings, a collaboration between Monmouth School for Boys and… Read more

A teenage Monmouth student has sealed his place at the World Scout Jamboree in the USA. Fourteen-year-old James will be representing Wales at the jamboree in 2019 after passing an interview and impressing in practical tests. The Monmouth School for Boys… Read more

Children from Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools will illuminate the town’s Christmas procession on Friday 8th December. Creative boys, girls and staff have been busy making items for the Lantern Parade. Starting near the Monnow Bridge at 6.30pm, the children will join… Read more