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Former Wales rugby captain Sam Warburton was a special guest in Monmouth today (Friday 16th November). The former international spoke to pupils, posed for photographs and signed autographs. He met a fellow British and Irish Lion, Mr John Bevan, who… Read more

A group of 10 students from Monmouth School for Boys and 10 from Monmouth School for Girls are in London for a day’s work experience with the city’s top insurance companies. The students enjoyed a dinner at Haberdashers’ Hall last… Read more

Tour de France winner Geraint Thomas made a guest appearance in Monmouth on Friday night (9th November). The three-time Olympic gold medallist signed copies of his new book, The Tour According to G: My Journey to the Yellow Jersey, in… Read more

A world-renowned conductor has returned to her roots to open an inspiring new Performing Arts Centre in Monmouth. Professor Jane Glover CBE, who has conducted at prestigious venues across the world, including the Royal Opera House and Metropolitan Opera of… Read more

All of the Year 8 students arrived in Birmingham all set for their visit to the Library and a chance to see the award winning performance of War Horse at the Hippodrome. The morning was spent exploring the vast award-winning building that is… Read more

The Canoe Club’s prayers to the rain gods were answered with a late downpour overnight which meant Sunday’s river trip could go ahead after a dry couple of weeks. The older boys guided and taught the younger boys the skills… Read more

Recently Year 9 spent a day discovering the role of two local regiments in the Great War. They gained a vivid insight into the contributions of territorial soldiers from the Royal Monmouthshire Royal Engineers with those of the regular soldiers… Read more

Pupils at Monmouth School for Girls focused on the symbolism of the Poppy and the Last Post – the combination of mourning and optimism – at a special Remembrance assembly today (Friday 9th November). The Head Girl, Faisa, Senior Prefects Katie,… Read more

During the First World War, 658 men were awarded the Victoria Cross, the highest award for bravery ‘in the presence of the enemy’. And one of these remarkable men, Angus Buchanan VC, was head boy at Monmouth School for Boys,… Read more

Four Monmouth students have been sharpening their wicketkeeping skills under the guidance of former Glamorgan captain, Mark Wallace. Joe, Harry H, Nathan and Henry have received expert coaching from Mark, who represented England Under-19s and spent 18 years in Glamorgan’s… Read more

A special Halloween hat competition generated an explosion of colour and raised much-needed funds for Cancer Research Wales. Emily aged 10, organised the competition which was well supported by her creative friends at Monmouth School Girls’ Prep. Dale Evans, from… Read more

  Children in Monmouth had the chance to quiz the Speaker of the House of Commons. Pupils at Monmouth School Girls’ Prep relished the 50-minute Ask the Speaker skype session with John Bercow. They were joined by pupils at Monmouth… Read more

Friends and family of a brave and caring Monmouth student are aiming to raise £100,000 in his memory to fund a research project close to their heart. Tom was a quiet and considerate pupil at Monmouth School for Boys and… Read more

Students in Monmouth have taken steps to support a locally-based charity working with disadvantaged children overseas. Pupils at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools have donated much-needed shoes for children in Africa. Hands Around The World in Monmouth has been collecting shoes for… Read more

In the October half term eighteen boys and girls went on a Spanish language trip to Barcelona. They visited some of the most iconic sights not only in Spain but also Europe including the Nou Camp football stadium, Parc Güell,… Read more

Before half-term the Monmouth School cross-country team travelled to Gwernyfed for round three of the Brecon League. The course included hills, ditches and a vault over a fence all of that on top of cold, wet and sunny conditions. The… Read more

Two Israeli students, Nadav and Or, visited Monmouth School for Boys before half term. These visitors were able to explain what it is like growing up in a country the size of Wales in a very volatile part of the… Read more

A keen oarsman is keeping Monmouth firmly in the rowing spotlight after impressing during a GB Rowing Team Junior Potential Camp in Nottingham. Iwan was among 30 boys from across the country who took part in activities focused on technique,… Read more

Year 2 Humanities Detectives

November 2nd, 2018

The Year 2 children arrived back to their classrooms to find that the rooms had been left in disarray and that some very mysterious packages and objects had been delivered whilst they were out at play time. Unfortunately Mrs Franklin… Read more

A Monmouth student is combining his passion for dogs and running to become a force on the world stage. Sixteen-year-old Rowan is celebrating World and European triumphs just several weeks apart in the fast-paced sport of canicross. Representing Great Britain,… Read more

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