Recent College News

Blog: This week in Chapel

Category: Community

Speaking of the Season of Lent and of Christ’s Temptations in the Wilderness, and sharing his own temptation, the Senior Chaplain addressed the Houses in the weekday chapel services by expressing what he has learned by virtue of being the father of a young person with a disability. 17 years ago, at... More »

KCT Charity Presentation

Category: Community

Marlborough College has handed over a cheque for £2,100 Kennet Community Transport (KCT). A local charity, Kennet Community Transport (KCT) provide transport for members of the Marlborough Community. The Kennet Community bus brings the elderly to and from the Jubilee Centre on the High Street,... More »

Blog: This week in Chapel

Category: Community

Last week in Chapel, Physics Beak Mr Ben Allen spoke of the wonderous nature of the universe and of our place within it. He asked why we bother trying to contact Alien life forms, when so often we spend so little time bothering to communicate through prayer with God, the maker of that... More »

Parents’ Pastoral Conference

Category: General, Community, Events

On Sunday 28th January we welcomed 125 parents from the Shell and Remove to the College to hear presentations, share ideas and experience, and talk with one another and with pastoral staff, in an inaugural Parents’ Pastoral Conference.  In a packed Garnett Room, the Master, Jonathan Leigh,... More »

Blog: The week in Chapel

Category: Community, General, Academic

Another full schedule of services and events featured for the Chaplaincy over the past two weeks. The Assistant Chaplain offered a mid-week service address commemorating Holocaust Memorial Day, which was on Friday 26th January. She spoke of the ways in which our words can give life, and that our... More »

Tourism Award Winners

Category: Community

The Marlborough College Enterprises Team are proud to bring home to Wiltshire not just one, but two, Silver South West Tourism Excellence Awards.  Marlborough College’s annual multi-generational Summer School won Silver in the category of Artistic, Cultural and Learning Experience while their... More »

Blog: Chapel this Week

Category: Community

In the midweek services, the Senior Chaplain spoke about the overturning of the tables of the money-changers by Christ in the Temple. He related this to Christ’s sense of injustice over people taking economic advantage of each other, and likened this to the Consumer Capitalism that manipulates and... More »

Christmas Day in Chapel

Category: Community

Celebrate Christmas Day the traditional way with family and Carols in the Marlborough College Chapel at 11am.The service will be followed by a reception in the Adderley. All are most welcome. The Rev Tim NovisSenior Chaplain   More »

Russian Revolution in the Garnett

Category: General, Academic, Community

On Thursday 30th November the History Department staged a 'Russian Revolution' in the Garnett Room, to celebrate the centenary of the original. Highlights included Lenin/Mr Sandall's arrival in Petrograd, Rasputin/Mr Wright's dance to Ra-Ra-Rasputin, Mr Gistovsky's sneaky spying, Mr Nelson-Piercy's... More »

Outdoor Learning

Category: Academic, General, Community

The recent superb late Autumn days have enabled some classes to be held in magical settings seemingly far from school.  One Lower Sixth history class visited the College troutpond to study the legend of the Death of King Arthur: the pond, with the morning mist rising, were reminiscent of... More »

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