Individualism & The Decline of Communal Life - A talk from Dr Rowan Williams

Rowan Williams, the 104th Archbishop of Canterbury, now The Right Reverend and Right Honourable The Lord Williams of Oystermouth visited The John Lyon School. Dr Williams hosted a lunch with pupils before addressing the entire Sixth Form at Union.

Stonyhurst welcomes Sarah Teather from the Jesuit Refugee Service

On Thursday 9th February, sixth form pupils at Stonyhurst College welcomed Sarah Teather, director of the Jesuit Refugee Service (JRS) who spoke about the work the JRS are doing to help refugees all over the world.

Book Events Make Reading Spellbindingly Good Fun

Reading has been made magical at Trent College as the school celebrated national Harry Potter Book Night last week and popular children’s author Cathy Cassidy brought literature to life for more than 200 young people when she visited the school too.

John Glen MP Visits The Oratory

Mr John Glen MP attended assembly at The Oratory School and gave the boys an inspiring first hand insight into life as an MP.

The Rt. Hon. Boris Johnson MP Brings Democracy To St. Helen's College

As part of the school's British Values education programme, children at St. Helen's College in Hillingdon enjoyed a visit from their local MP, and ex-Mayor of London, Boris Johnson. Mr. Johnson toured the school and held a Q&A session with pupils.

Stuart Andrew MP Visits ‘Outstanding’ Horsforth Nursery

Stuart Andrew, MP for Pudsey, Horsforth and Aireborough visited First Steps at Froebelian Nursery in Horsforth recently to congratulate them on being awarded 'outstanding' in their first ever Ofsted inspection.

Bestselling Author Visit

Best-selling author Bruno Vincent came to Barrow Hills to present a creative workshop to discuss the art of storytelling. His contemporary rewrites of Enid Blyton’s the Famous Five, are flying off the shelves.

TV Adventurer Simon Reeve visits students at Taunton School

Taunton School was delighted to welcome adventurer, bestselling author and award winning TV presenter, Simon Reeve on Wednesday, 1st February for a Q&A session with students.

The Earl opens The Whitty Theatre

On Tuesday 17 January, staff, governors and pupils at Luckley House School were honoured and delighted to welcome HRH The Earl of Wessex to open the school's fantastic new theatre.

Life Education Bus rolls into Hunter Hall

The Life Education bus made a pit stop at Hunter Hall School last week. The team on board facilitate learning in this unique environment about all aspects of Personal, Social and Health Education.

Former International Rugby player, Emma Croker visits Old Buckenham Hall

Pupils at OBH were inspired by Emma Croker when she visited the school recently to talk about her life experiences and lead some training sessions.

Peers from House of Lords Visit St George’s Ascot

St George’s School, Ascot hosted a talk from members of the House of Lords on Friday, 27 January 2017 to encourage pupils to become more engaged with the political and parliamentary process.

BBC Actor visits Charlotte House Prep School

The girls at a Rickmansworth school, Charlotte House Prep, were fortunate enough to receive some acting advice from Matthew Chambers AKA Dr. Daniel Granger from BBC One’s daytime soap Doctors.

Micklefield School welcomes Team GB Olympic Gold Medallist, Sophie Bray MBE.

Micklefield School had a very exciting visitor to school this week getting the Spring Term off to a truly golden start.

St Columba's College get a visit from the Legal Eagles

The Magistrates in the Community Team visited Prep 6 recently - the boys particularly enjoyed the mock trial!

Bede's School welcomes Cambridge Astro Physics expert

Bede’s pupils welcomed Professor Didier Queloz from Cambridge University for a lecture on ‘Exoplanets’, at Bede’s School on Monday 16 January.

Award-Winning Author Visits The Old School Henstead

Linda Davies, winner of the Mal Peet award for Children’s Book of the Year, visited The Old School Henstead.

Exeter School alumna improvises with pupils

Year 10 GCSE Drama pupils at Exeter School enjoyed an improvisation workshop by former pupil and actor Imogen Butler-Cole. All 29 pupils attended one of two 90 minute improvisation workshops with Imogen who attended Exeter School from 1993-1995.

Patron of Reading begins a new chapter at Clayesmore Prep

At the start of term, Clayesmore Prep School was delighted to welcome author Gillian Cross, as our new Patron of Reading.

Back To School for Westbourne House Grandparents

Over one hundred grandparents went back to school on Thursday 1 December, when they visited their grandchildren at Westbourne House School Pre-Prep.

Wonderful Watercolour Workshop at Sandroyd!

Artistic pupils at Sandroyd School enjoyed a creative workshop with renowned watercolour artist, Kaye Parmenter.

Premier League Trophy Visits Birkdale School

There was a flurry of excitement as Birkdale School had the opportunity to view the Premier League Trophy in assembly recently.

Microsoft Brings a New Reality to Wellington

Microsoft visit Wellington to demonstrate their newest piece of kit, the Hololens.

Mountaineer Nigel Vardy visited Trent College on Wednesday 23 November

Mountaineer Encourages Students To Scale Heights of Ambition

“Never give up, however many challenges you may face” – that was the message from mountaineer Nigel Vardy as he encouraged students at Trent College to scale the highest possible heights of their ambitions on Wednesday (23 November).

Pupils receive a Masterclass from Olympic Hockey Gold-Medallist, Alex Danson

Pupils at Dean Close Preparatory School, were thrilled to welcome Team GB Olympic Women’s Hockey Gold-Medallist, Alex Danson, to School.

A Visit from the Royal Collection

On Friday 18th November we were visited by Nicola Turner Inman, an Old Girl of St Mary’s who left in 1995 and who now works as the Assistant to the Deputy Surveyor of the Queen’s Works of Art, otherwise known as The Royal Collection.

RNLI Visit Chafyn Grove

Year 3 were very lucky to have a visit from an RNLI volunteer. She told us all about the work of the RNLI lifeboats and lifeguards and emphasized the importance of respecting the water.

Talk by ultra-runner and development consultant Javed Bhatti

A large audience of pupils, parents, friends and former pupils gathered in St Swithun’s School, Winchester performing arts centre to listen to ultra-running enthusiast, development consultant and St Swithun’s parent Mr Javed Bhatti in mid-November.

Dauntsey’s Pupils Challenged “Dare to Do” by Adventurer Sarah Outen

The renowned adventurer Sarah Outen has delivered a challenging and inspiring lecture to Dauntsey’s pupils, ‘Dare to Do’, based on her new book about her expedition called ‘London2London: Via the World’.

Inspirational Music at Dean Close Prep

Pupils from Dean Close Preparatory School welcomed children’s author and illustrator, James Mayhew to school.

St Hilda's Welcomes Earl Attlee

The pupils of St Hilda's School were visited by John Attlee, the third Earl Attlee, for Parliament Week.

Visit from Author Gill Lewis

Lower School girls at St Mary's Shaftesbury enjoyed a fascinating visit from author Gill Lewis.

Author Hina Belitz Visits Bishop's Stortford College

Author Hina Belitz discussed her debut novel 'Set Me Free' with the Sixth Form Book Club at Bishop's Stortford College.

Award-Winning Children’s Author Visits Bishop’s Stortford College Prep

Bishop’s Stortford College Prep School welcomed award-winning children’s author SF Said, who talked to the pupils about his novels and the process of becoming a published author.