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A Monmouth charity swim is helping to fund a scout group’s maiden voyage to Australia next month. More than 60 competitors took the plunge in Monmouth School Sports Club’s fifth Great Wye Swim in May. The event raised £1,026.34 for… Read more

The Board of Governors is delighted to announce the appointment of Mrs Jessica Miles as the next Head of Monmouth School for Girls. Currently the Head of Queen Margaret’s School in York, a day and boarding school for girls aged… Read more

Business-savvy students from Monmouth saved their best presentation for the two-day UK Young Enterprise Final in London. MySlides, formed by A level students at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools, represented Wales after winning three awards at the Welsh final. The students have… Read more

A Monmouth School for Girls’ athlete has stormed to victory at the Welsh Schools championships in Cardiff. Antonia is the new Junior Girls’ 300 metres champion after her outstanding run in the 2018 Welsh Schools Athletic Association Track & Field… Read more

Students at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools’ Combined Cadet Force have been involved in a poignant service to honour a War hero. Cadets from Monmouth School for Boys and Monmouth School for Girls took part in the service to mark the rededication… Read more

The spectacular production of Les Misérables was celebrated at Monmouth School for Boys’ Speech Day and Prize-Giving. Headmaster, Dr Andrew Daniel, said the joint-schools’ musical production earlier this year at the Blake Theatre had been the stand-out moment in his… Read more

The record try-scorer in Welsh rugby union history received a special mention at Monmouth School Boys’ Prep’s annual Prize-Giving. Winger, Shane Williams, the former British and Irish Lion, who scored 58 tries in 87 appearances for Wales, was the inspiration… Read more

Eye-catching designs from two creative teenagers will be lighting up the annual Monmouth Festival later this month. Max’s bold design will be emblazoned on the front of the festival’s official t-shirts after he won a competition involving the town’s senior… Read more

This year’s ‘incredible’ celebration of literature, organised by pupils from Monmouth’s three senior schools, has been hailed as the best yet. Monmouth Literary Festival, which took place last week, highlighted the talent and diversity of young people in the community,… Read more

The willingness of pupils to embrace new challenges positively was a key theme in this year’s Speech Day and Prize-Giving at Monmouth School Girls’ Prep. Headteacher, Mrs Hilary Phillips, spoke about the power of yet, a growth mindset in which… Read more

A former Monmouth pupil delivered an inspirational message to students after flying in from the USA to return to her old school for the first time in 30 years. Sarah Melvin (née Booth), a senior figure with American global investment… Read more

Children from a Monmouth school have been crowned the national quiz champions for the first time. Srinivas, Cameron, Reuben and William triumphed in the Quiz Club National Inter-School General Knowledge Quiz Championship. Eleven-year-old Srinivas captained the team whose hard work… Read more

Talented pupils are celebrating after winning the top prizes in an annual music competition to celebrate the life of a gifted former music scholar. Flautist, Xiaoli, and singer, Rosie, triumphed in Monmouth School for Girls’ high-calibre Blacklock Music Competition. Xiaoli… Read more

   An enjoyable mix of literature, music and drama was on the menu at a special Literary Tea Concert organised by Monmouth School for Girls pupils. Held as part of the Monmouth Literary Festival, the unique community event was held at The… Read more

Every pupil in Monmouth School Girls’ Prep took two packed audiences on a magical tour of the mysterious hidden world. Through dance, drama, speech and song, What Lies Beneath featured original routines, incredible costumes, stunning lighting and outstanding performances by… Read more

Leading neuroscientist writer, Dr Dean Burnett, enthralled students today by revealing the quirkier workings of the brain at this year’s Monmouth Literary Festival. Dr Burnett’s appearance at the Savoy Theatre marked the very first author visit of the 2018 festival – held from… Read more

Young people should believe that their dreams can come true! This was the inspirational statement made to Year 9 students from Monmouth School for Girls, Monmouth School for Boys and Monmouth Comprehensive School by award-winning teen author Hayley Long, during… Read more

Musicians from Monmouth School for Girls will be showcasing their skills in the annual Blacklock Music Competition this week. Vocalists and instrumentalists from Years 7 to 10 will be vying for top prizes at Hamersley Hall on Wednesday 27th June… Read more

Finding ‘a grisly box of teeth’ under your seat may not be the first thing that springs to mind when you settle down to watch an author speak at an event. However, this attention-grabbing incident was just one of a… Read more

Salon 125 is a discussion group that welcomes girls from all year groups and allows us to discuss a range of topics without the artificial boundaries of our individual subject choices. The Salon holds historical significance as it mimics the… Read more