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Creating an air pollution sensor for a car and a hydrogen powered games console were just two of the ideas mooted by youngsters in an exciting engineering project in Monmouth. Proposals to build a ketchup-supplying robot and to turn a… Read more

Starring in a navigational challenge to find hidden radio transmitters was a proud moment for a former Monmouth School pupil last week at a major youth summit. Budding engineer Peter was the first person to build a Morse code kit… Read more

Three leading students at Monmouth School for Boys have expressed their delight after achieving places at Oxbridge. Sam, who lives in Monmouth, was awarded four A*s in his A levels and will be reading computer science at Cambridge University. Sam… Read more

Not even A level results could separate identical twins Oscar and Charlie. The 18-year-old brothers from Monmouth School for Boys took three subjects at A level, both achieving A*, A, and B grades. Two years earlier, the boys had each… Read more

Pupils at Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools are today celebrating an outstanding set of A level results. The two schools gained twice the national average for the top A level grades. Monmouth School for Boys enjoyed its best results since 2012, with… Read more

Budding engineers from Monmouth will be using objects next week in an exciting project to highlight the benefits of fuel cell and hydrogen technology. Ten young inventors and programmers, aged from eight to 18 years old, will use software and… Read more

A promising engineer is representing the UK and making contact with the International Space Station at a major youth event in London this week. Former Monmouth School pupil Peter is among three young UK radio amateurs at YOTA 2017 (Youngsters… Read more

The thrill of making a splash in the Mediterranean Sea was a fitting finish for three friends who conquered a gruelling cycling challenge across the Pyrenees. Lucas, Lucas and Adam pushed themselves to the limit in pedalling more than 450 miles in… Read more

This is the moment advanced members of Monmouth School’s Kayak Club navigated Grade 4 rapids in North Wales. The skilled boys thoroughly enjoyed the trip to Bala Mill falls on the Afon Tryweryn, a National Water Centre. Rapids are graded from 1… Read more

A former triathlon champion has discovered a new passion for music and photography after being diagnosed with a heart condition. Sixteen-year-old Frank immersed himself in sport and was an outstanding rugby player until doctors told him to stop strenuous physical… Read more

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

Pictures by Oliver J 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 Ukrainian composers for a service in the largest church in… 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

Ten kind-hearted boys have completed a multitude of fundraising challenges to help disadvantaged and vulnerable people from their community. The Form III pupils from Hereford House at Monmouth School have raised a total of £1,166 during this academic year. All… Read more

Three 17-year-old boys are about to embark on a mammoth cycling challenge across the Pyrenees to raise money for two charities. Adam, Lucas P and Lucas W will push themselves harder than ever before when they take on the ride… 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 warm summer’s evening and ‘Culture’ oozed from the beautiful Hitchcock Pavilion in the form of fine art and music. For the first time the stylish space and perfect natural light in the sports pavilion was the ideal venue to… 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

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