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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

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

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

Congratulations to Alex from Form 1 who was extremely proud to be presented with a certificate and T-Shirt from Mel Ralph, the Monmouth Festival Chair, for his playful winning design of this year’s festival poster. This design challenge was set… Read more

The exciting Monmouth Literary Festival is back! Led by a committee of students from Monmouth’s three secondary schools, their aim is to unite the school community by means of literature and encourage the 3,000 pupils to get reading. Moreover, the… Read more

The premier event of the junior rowing season took place over the first weekend of half term on Eton College’s Olympic rowing course. The rowing club entered five crews over all age groups. Friday’s racing was affected by strong winds,… Read more

Over half term, three RAF Section cadets attended Blue Wings aviation training at MOD St Athan. The day focused on gliding and they had the opportunity to train in a simulator before taking the controls in the air for the… Read more

More than 80 swimmers braved the chilly River Wye to take part in an annual fundraising event organised by Monmouth School Sports Club. The fourth Great Wye Swim on Sunday, May 21, raised £1,370 to be split between Mesothelioma UK… Read more

Monmouth School pupil, Charlie, has been chosen by British Shooting to join the Great Britain Olympic Talent Pathway. This is a great opportunity for the teenager to be mentored by some of the best Olympic coaches. Here he is at Trowgreen… Read more

Eleven pupils took part in the Confirmation service in the Monmouth School Chapel on 14th May, at which the Bishop of Monmouth (the Rt Revd Richard Pain) preached, confirmed candidates and presided at Holy Communion.  Boys and girls took part… Read more

OM and business leader, Warren East CBE, has been elected as Fellow of The Royal Society. A pupil at Monmouth School between 1973 and 1980, Warren was appointed CEO at Rolls-Royce plc in June 2015 and is also a non-executive… Read more

Monmouth School Sports Club has been kitted out with brand new gym equipment to make sure members have access to state-of-the-art facilities. Manager, Ian MacDonald, said: “We have freshened up the gym with new flooring, new lighting and new strength… Read more