Recent College News

Review: Mound Trust Lecture

Category: Speakers, General

The annual Mound Trust Lecture took place in Ellis Theatre on the evening of Monday 12th September. This year the annual mound lecture was brought to us by Brian Dix who spoke “of Snails and Toads; Archaeology of Mounts and Grottoes”.Mr Brian Dix is an expert in Garden Archaeology and has held... More »

Medical Successes

Category: Academic

Medical places are notoriously hard to win, and successes really deserve to be announced in the same breath as Oxbridge, as only very high achievers apply and they then battle for selection against odds of ten applications to one place. Six Marlburians are to be congratulated this year for winning... More »

Artist in Residence Exhibition

Category: Art, General, Events

‘Resident Tourist’ an exhibition by new Artist in Residence Timothy Betjeman opens Friday 16th September.The preview evening takes place in the Mount House Gallery from 7pm.About Timothy BetjemanBorn in New York City in 1982 and based in London since 2006, Betjeman studied Visual Art and Philosophy... More »

Gerard Evenden

Category: Speakers, General, Academic

Gerard Evenden, Senior Partner from Foster & Partners, Architects, and project leader of many famous international architectural landmarks visited Marlborough on Wednesday 14th September. He gave a talk to pupils and his theme was his leading role in the design of the Canary Wharf Underground... More »

Start of Term Address

Category: Community, General

Below is a transcript of the Master’s start of term address, given in Chapel on Sunday 11th September at the beginning of the Michaelmas Term.Extract from a Prize Day Speech at Ridley College, Ontario, 1924 given by Sir Arthur Currie Keep your hearts young; and do not fall into the modern habit of... More »

Co-Curricular Programme Recognised

Category: General, Community

Marlborough College has been named ‘Co-Curricular School of the Week’ by The Week.The article states: “Boarding life for pupils at Marlborough College is full on, both in the classroom and on the sports field, but somehow they find time to devote to a huge range of other interests, from chess,... More »

Cricket Masters Match & Lunch

Category: Sport, Cricket, Events, General

Unfortunately the PCA England Masters Lunch & Match on Sunday 18th September has been POSTPONED due to a shortage in numbers. Despite plenty of interest we were not able to recruit the amount of people required to ensure the tour fundraising event ran at a profit. We are hopeful that we will... More »

Michaelmas Term Music

Category: Music

The Michaelmas term is a particularly rich and exciting time of musical opportunity and offers pupils and audiences an enticing and intoxicating blend of style, covering all ages and stages within the Music Department.  The Chapel Choir is a regular weekly performer and highlights are... More »

Saturday's Fixtures

Category: Sport, General

The fixture Saturday of the new Michaelmas Term is nearly upon us with a busy schedule of fixtutes ahead.There are rugby matches against Bryanston, Magdalen College and Abingdon as well as Girls' Hockey against Bryanston.The JC3 fixture this Saturday v Bryanston has been cancelled - the JC3 squad... More »

ACT Test Centre

Category: General, Academic

We are delighted to announce that Marlborough College is now an ACT test centre offering ACT tests on the following dates for the 2016/17 application season: Saturday 10th September 2016Saturday 10th December 2016Saturday 10th June 2017The ACT is a ‘Standardised Test’ which pupils can take in order... More »

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