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Champions Trophy results

Category: Sport, Rugby, General

The long trip north for the XV squad ended in a narrow defeat at Barnard Castle on Wednesday afternoon.The side left Wiltshire on Tuesday morning bound for the north east before an overnight stay, before a training session at Darlington Rugby Club.However, the side lost the cup tie by the narrowest... More »

Gallery: Governor's Cup Match

Category: Sport, Rugby, Events

The 2014 Governor's Cup match took place at College on Sunday 12th October.Review the action with a 42-image gallery from the day which saw the game played out in front of a supportive home crowd on Hamersley.Click here for the gallery. More »

Review: House Harmony

Category: Music, General, Events

To a packed Memorial Hall the 2014 House Harmony Competition duly delivered a memorable evening of varied, enthusiastic and in most places top quality music making, embracing a sense of fun and adventure in the process.  The adjudicator was Mr Laurence Whitehead, himself a highly experienced... More »

Review: Wells Cathedral Choir

Category: Music, General, Events

Over 73 seasons Marlborough College Concert Series has hosted many an internationally acclaimed artist or ensemble – from Alfred Brendel, to the London Symphony Orchestra; from The Sixteen and the King’s Singers to Jonny Dankworth and Cleo Laine, but the concert given in Marlborough College Chapel... More »

Video: Governor's Cup weekend

Category: General, Rugby, Sport

Review the Governor's Cup weekend with a video feature including interviews with Tom Geddes (TU 2004-09), John Inverdale (Old Cliftonian & BBC Sport Presenter) and Charlie Harrison (Master in Charge of Rugby).Click here to watch the video in full. More »

Blog: A Fine First Half

Category: Sport

Monday 13th October What a weekend.  There was certainly no time to pause for breath!100% success rate in the Hockey fixtures; the XI led the way with a great 4-2 win over Bloxham.  No more words needed to pay tribute to the Hockey players this week!The Lacrosse girls rose to the... More »

Governor's Cup & Club Day

Category: Sport, General, Community

Sunday was a busy day at the College with Club Day taking place as well as two competitive fixtures against Clifton College.Club Day saw several hundred OMs return for the pre-1967 Club Day Reunion. The AGM preceded Chapel before a reception for Club Members in Court. Lunch was followed by a talk... More »

Music Scholars’ Recital – Calne Festival

Category: Music

A regular external fixture in the music calendar is an annual appearance at the Calne Festival, this year given by Music Scholars who once again acquitted themselves admirably.  A healthy blend of age and stage was on display with an eclectic mix of repertoire and style.  A full house... More »

Review: William Dalrymple

Category: Speakers

“Imagine yourself…” he began, instantly putting us into the shoes of a British merchant in Afghanistan in the early nineteenth century... We were drawn into the story, narrated through the moments before this man would obtain a single piece of information that would, in Mr Dalrymple’s words, change... More »

History of Art Society: Professor Shearer West

Category: Speakers, General, Academic

The History of Art Society was greatly honoured to be addressed by Professor Shearer West on Monday 6th October. Professor West is the Head of the Humanities Division at Oxford University, a Fellow of Magdalen College, and a former professor in the History of Art at the University of Birmingham.... More »

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