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Talented cricketer Sam has put opposition batsmen in a spin this week at the prestigious Taunton Festival. The Monmouth School pupil has been representing Gloucestershire Under 14 boys in a tournament which also involved Buckinghamshire, Derbyshire, Devon, Middlesex and Shropshire…. Read more

Intrepid explorers from Monmouth School enjoyed an unforgettable sea kayaking adventure in the Swedish archipelago. Seventeen pupils and four staff paddled and camped in the wild for five days on a journey which took them to some of the country’s… Read more

Monmouth School and HMSG’s talented musicians delivered a magical performance at St Peter’s in Rome. The singers and string players provided music by English, Italian and Ukranian composers for a service in the largest church in the world. Monmouth School… Read more

A kind-hearted Sixth Former has been awarded two grants to help fund her trip to Argentina, where she will be involved in life-changing volunteering projects. Ellie from Monmouth School for Girls has received a Bulkeley-Evans HMC Scholarship worth £200 and… Read more

Serial entrepreneur and Old Monmothian, Simon Cartmell OBE, encouraged boys to take risks, make their own luck and grasp the opportunities which arise during uncertain times. The Haberdasher, who has 35 years of experience in the life-sciences industry, inspired pupils,… Read more

A successful barrister, who is also a qualified doctor, returned to his old school to give an inspiring speech about recognising the important things in life. Old Monmothian, Anu Mohindru, was back at The Grange on Friday morning as guest… Read more

A rather thuggish Goldilocks, a very naughty Red Riding Hood and seven gambling dwarfs were just a few of the rogues featured in Agincourt’s brilliant dance show. The school’s Year 2 Dance Club had a packed audience crying with laughter… Read more

The Year 2 children were very excited to find out that they were going to be travelling all the way to West Wales for their Mystery Trip. Folly Farm offers a huge range of activities – too many to cover… Read more

Our talented Nursery children performed their end of year play in front of the whole School on Wednesday, in preparation for their final show for parents on Thursday. They delivered their lines, songs and poems with great confidence and we… Read more

Every single pupil in Inglefield House whisked two packed audiences back in time for a magical journey through HMSG’s history to celebrate the school’s 125th anniversary. Ambitious dance show, The Archives, featured countless original routines, incredible costumes and faultless performances… Read more

Radio personality Gemma Cairney inspired a theatre full of teenagers with her beautifully open and honest talk about growing up, dealing with tough times, and reaching for the stars. Concluding Monmouth Literary Festival’s Motivation Day, the former BBC Radio 1… Read more

A much-loved Band Master, who has looked after lower brass at Monmouth School for eight years, is set to receive an MBE. Major Denis Burton, who leads the Regimental Band and Corps of Drums of The Royal Welsh around the Principality… Read more

A fascinating panel of crime experts had two packed audiences on the edge of their seats with stories of thrilling court cases, grisly scenes and gruesome murders. Organised by pupils from the town’s three senior schools as part of the… Read more

Taster day turns tribal!

June 26th, 2017

With 20 budding young artists, all of whom were enjoying their first Taster Day at Monmouth School, the challenge was, in just 40 minutes, to create a piece of artwork, fusing spray paint and a street-art influence with tribal masks… Read more

A talented teenager tasted sweet success when her chocolate-themed poem was named the winner of a national writing contest. Lucy, a pupil at Haberdashers’ Monmouth School for Girls, was surprised and delighted when she discovered she’d won Divine Chocolate’s 15th… Read more

On Thursday morning the Reception classes visited Malpas Fire Station where they were treated to a terrific morning of learning on the job! To the children’s complete delight, they watched a car being sawn in half by a RTA rescue… Read more

Nursery Sports

June 22nd, 2017

What a scorcher! The Nursery and School children enjoyed a fantastic day of sporting endeavour on Wednesday. The Nursery Sports kicked off proceedings with an excellent schedule of events, including a strawberry and spoon race and an obstacle event. My… Read more

School Sports Day

June 22nd, 2017

After a picnic in the shade, the School children took to the field with a slick programme of events, beautifully organised by Mrs Clarke. It was a lovely occasion and I have to thank all of my fantastic staff, Mr Alexander,… Read more

This year’s Literary Festival got off to a flying and very hot start this morning with some unusual and quite challenging workshops based on the literary texts studied in the 6Th Form, by Postgraduate students from Bristol University. It was… Read more

On Thursday last week Polymade, this year’s Young Enterprise company, represented the Newport and Monmouthshire Area board at the Welsh final at the Sherman theatre in Cardiff. Having swept the board at the Area board final last month, winning over… Read more