Saturday's fixtures

Category: Sport, General

Saturday features a busy fixture schedule including fixtures against Bradfield College, Clifton College, Cheltenham College and Westonbirt.For a full list of matches please click here.A range of Twitter accounts are now set up for many sports at Marlborough. Please click here for a full list. More »

David West Room

Category: Community, General

As part of Club Day this Sunday 11th October, the College Archive Room will be renamed The David West Room.David Ramsay Courtenay West (B1) was a ‘Son of Clergy’ and born on 1 March 1921. A Senior Prefect 1938-39 he joined the Royal Berkshire Regiment, serving in WW2 from 1940-46 and was and was... More »

University of Bristol Visit

Category: Academic, General, Trips

As part of the Chemistry Department extension programme, the U6 Chemists visited the undergraduate teaching labs at the University of Bristol on Wednesday 7th October. Working under the watchful eyes of a team of postgraduates and their own beaks, they worked in pairs on the Synthesis and analysis... More »

Review: Professor Henrietta Harrison

Category: Speakers, General, Events, Academic

On Thursday 1st October, the Chinese Society was privileged to welcome British Academy Fellow, Professor Henrietta Harrison from Pembroke College, Oxford to deliver a talk titled, 'Interpreting China to Britain: The story of a Chinese boy in 18th Century Europe’.Pupils found the Professor very... More »

Chinese Mid-Autumn Celebration

Category: Academic

On Tuesday evening the MFL Department hosted a Chinese Mid-Autumn Celebration. Oliver Hart (BH L6) gave an introduction to the history of this ancient festival whilst Upper Sixth pupils Kaj Larsson (B1), Frederick Macpherson (BH) and Jude Rowlands (C2) recited poetry dated back to the Tang Dynasty... More »

Review: Evening Pupils’ Recital

Category: Music

Thursday 1 October 2015A little earlier in the Michaelmas Term than was either expected or usual due to the later date of the annual London Gala Concert (November), the Evening Pupils’ Recital began the feast of musical performances scheduled for the year ahead.Always up for a challenge to make... More »

Haka on Hamersley

Category: Sport

Feilding High School from New Zealand played two fixtures against Marlborough this week as part of their UK tour.Feilding High School has a proud rugby tradition with current All Blacks Aaron Smith, Codie Taylor and Sam Whitelock all former pupils.There were fixtures against the XV and XL on... More »

European Day of Languages

Category: Academic

European Day of Languages took place on Saturday 26th September - celebrated this year at Marlborough with a languages quiz for local Year 8s.Teams were required to identify different alphabets and to identify the languages being spoken by various multilingual Marlburians. The winners were St.... More »

Wiltshire winner

Category: Pupil Achievements, General, Sport

Congratulations to Joash Nelson-Piercy (CO U6) who won the Wiltshire Under-19 Squash tournament over the weekend.He won all four of his matches without dropping a single game – walking away with two trophies after a successful day’s play. More »

Oxford Choral Scholarship

Category: Music

The College was delighted to receive news that our two applicants for choral scholarships at the University of Oxford were both successful. Bel Guillaume (CO L6), who won a scholarship at St. Peter’s College, and Thor Kverndal (C1 L6), at Oriel, follow a long tradition of Marlburians who have... More »

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