Recent College News

Pupil Achievements

Category: Pupil Achievements, General, Music

The second half of the Michaelmas Term is underway with a number of recent academic, co-curricular and sporting successes -  a selection of those pupil achievements will appear below. November On Monday 4th November Elisabeth Daniels (IH L6) was crowned the winner of the Bath Young... More »

Enterprising tie-up

Category: Community

The Marlborough Enterprise Group has been busy making white horse ties in burgundy. These will be on sale at all main College events in 2015 or you can email to order. More »


Category: Sport, General, Pupil Achievements

O Money-Kyrle (Hu) and E Dell (Hu) shot extremely well in the British Schools Small bore Winter Open on Saturday to win the Junior Pairs competition, beating 22 other teams from 10 schools. Contested on the 50m range at Bisley, it was a gruelling 40 shot match on a 50m range (only 20 shots fewer... More »

Review: Nicky Campbell

Category: Speakers

On Thursday 13th November, television presenter and journalist Nicky Campbell (parent of Breagh) was the guest of the Politics Society. Known by many of the pupils for his BBC Radio 5 live Breakfast programme as well as his Sunday morning show The Big Questions, he was invited to discuss the role... More »

Review: French Exchange

Category: Trips

With a wave to the statue of OM John Betjeman at St Pancras, 19 members of the L6 set off excitedly for this year's French exchange. Two hours in a Paris traffic jam wasn't quite the welcome we had in mind, but it wasn't too long before we could meet face à face the French partners who till then we... More »

Review: An Evening for Advent

Category: Events, General, Academic

On Wednesday evening the Modern Languages and Music Departments combined in the stylish setting of the Adderley to present a reflective sequence of Advent readings in seven languages, interspersed with songs.A team of four Remove Italianists, Chris Beswick (C1), Luca Conte (SU), Maggie Ducam-Davies... More »

Review: Major General Peter Williams

Category: Speakers, General, Events

On Thursday 20 November, Major General Peter Williams accepted an invitation to speak to the Politics Society on the War in Bosnia during the 1990s. Titled as "Looking back on tragedy", he gave a highly informative and accessible PowerPoint (using mostly his own photographs) outlining the... More »

Modern Languages Advent Event

Category: Events, General, Music

There was standing-room only in the Adderley for this evening's Modern Languages Advent Event - a collaborative annual fixture organised by the Modern Languages and Music Departments.Idiomatic readings by groups and individuals in Italian, Spanish, French, German, Russian, Mandarin and Arabic were... More »

Review: Professor Steve Swithenby

Category: Speakers

The 10th Annual Blackett Science Lecture took place in the Ellis Theatre on the evening of Tuesday evening. Professor Steve Swithenby from the Open University gave an excellent and thought provoking talk - 'Imaging thought - can we read minds?' to an audience of over 100 pupils, staff and visitors,... More »

Film: The 749

Category: General

The 749 - the writings and experiences of Old Marlburians in the First World WarThis film, which lasts 58 minutes, has been made as part of the College's First World War Centenary Commemoration, and tells the stories of some nine members of the Marlburian community one hundred years ago. It is... More »

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