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Blog: Strength and Conditioning

Category: Rugby, General

Welcome back from the Strength and Conditioning Team Blog at Marlborough College. There have been a few changes to the department, with Ruth Taylor replacing Ben Pullen as Graduate Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach. We wish Ben Pullen good luck as he begins his PHD at Cardiff Met... More »

Tonight: Mound Trust Annual Lecture

Category: Community, General, Speakers

The Master of Marlborough College and the Trustees of The Marlborough Mound Trust invite you to the Marlborough Mound Trust Annual Lecture.Held in the Ellis Theatre on Monday 11th September 2017 (8pm), this year’s lecture will be Marlborough Castle and William Marshal – ‘the greatest knight who... More »

Chowdhry Excels

Category: Pupil Achievements, General, Academic

Congratulations to Simran Chowdhry (LI U6) on gaining a letter of commendation from Professor Arunachalam Ramanan at the Department of Chemistry of the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, - one of India’s foremost Universities.Having convinced Prof. Ramanan, who heads a crystal engineering group... More »

British Astronomy and Astrophysics Olympiad

Category: Academic, General, Events

The College observatory again played host to the British Astronomy and Astrophysics Olympiad team last weekend. Training for the observational round, occurred over two days; based in Limebank, it included six hours of observing, testing and training under clear skies on the Monday night.... More »

Great USA Eclipse

Category: Academic

Charles Barclay co-led an Oxford and Cambridge Alumni Tour to view the 21st August Total Solar Eclipse. Having travelled 1,700 miles from Arizona through Utah to Wyoming, the group of 40 watched from a private ranch in Jackson Hole WY below the Teton mountains. There was 2 minutes and 19 seconds of... More »

Term Dates

Category: General

Term dates for the Michaelmas Term can be found below:StartMonday 4 September Some Lower Sixth Pupils, Prefects and Heads of House Tuesday 5 September Shell to return in afternoon All other pupils between 6 pm and 9 pm Exeat12 noon Friday 22 September – 9 pm Sunday 24 September Half-Term12 noon... More »

GCSE Success 2017

Category: Academic, General

Huge congratulations to last year’s Hundred, who have received an excellent set of GCSE grades today. This has been the culmination of real commitment and dedication by our pupils and staff, resulting in almost 40% of entries being awarded A*, and 36 pupils gaining 8 or more A* grades. There are... More »

A level and Pre-U Success 2017

Category: Academic, General, Pupil Achievements

Once again, we pass on warmest congratulations to our leavers on a very strong set of examination results, which have gained for them entry into some of the top universities in the UK and around the world.One in six entries has been graded at A* (or its Pre-U equivalents, D1 and D2), and the... More »

Cricket at Lord's

Category: Cricket

For the first time since 1972, the Cricket XI will renew their rivalry with Rugby School at Lord’s this Saturday 12th August as part of Rugby’s 450th anniversary celebrations. The fixture was first played at the home of cricket in 1855, but when limited-over cricket was introduced to the counties... More »

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