Rugby Training

On Wednesday 28th August our senior rugby players reported back for a day of pre-season training.  After the first hour of touch and pass and handling practice it was evident that some of the boys had spent the summer training and/or in the gym and some had not! ...

Charity Bike Ride For Meningitis UK

Who says teachers don’t do anything productive with their long holidays?!  It’s certainly not the case with Glenn Roberts and Scott Benton, who spent five days last week cycling the 500 miles from John O’Groats to Silcoates to raise money for Meningitis UK, in memory...

Duke Of Edinburgh’s Award Expeditions (3)

After months of very unglamorous training in freezing cold temperatures on Underbank Reservoir, eight Gold Duke of Edinburgh’s Award candidates began their final canoe expedition in blazing sunshine at Hay on Wye.  Throughout their four day journey the students...

Duke Of Edinburgh’s Award Expeditions (2)

A bright-eyed and enthusiastic group of Bronze Duke of Edinburgh’s Award candidates arrived at school for their pre-expedition training on the first Thursday of the summer holidays.  The very first expedition for all but four of the candidates began at Crofton...

Duke Of Edinburgh’s Award Expeditions (1)

As the summer holidays began, two Gold and three Silver Duke of Edinburgh’s Award groups set off for the Lake District.  Based at YHA Hawkshead, the groups completed their pre-expedition checks successfully, quickly realising that this would prove a really...