It’s not as easy as it looks: the life of the Head Boy and Head Girl!

It’s not as easy as it looks: the life of the Head Boy and Head Girl! What do you actually do? Henry: Tai and I are always doing things, from making posters telling people to put stuff in the bin, to organising events, finding furniture and representing the pupils’ voice at Governors’ meetings. What do … Continue reading It’s not as easy as it looks: the life of the Head Boy and Head Girl!

Our man in Denmark (or the EYP at least)

An Englishman, an Italian and a German walk into a room. Sounds like the start of a bad joke; doesn’t it? Well actually this is the entire concept of the European Youth Parliament (EYP): bringing people of all different nations together within Europe to discuss European issues. Through cheap flights and the internet all the … Continue reading Our man in Denmark (or the EYP at least)

The Two Noble Kinsmen – Review (Spoiler Free)

On Thursday the 26th of January 2017 a group of Sixth Form students went to Stratford Upon Avon to watch a production of "The Two Noble Kinsmen" by the Royal Shakespeare Company. The Two Noble Kinsmen is a play penned by Shakespeare and Fletcher based upon ‘The Knight’s Tale’ from Geoffrey Chaucer’s ‘The Canterbury Tales’ … Continue reading The Two Noble Kinsmen – Review (Spoiler Free)

Chinese New Year: The Year of the Rooster.

While not many of us are keen zodiac followers and believers, Chinese New Year seems to be celebrated worldwide by visits to family and friends, special meals, fireworks, and gift giving. We’ve all seen in the papers and on social media our daily, weekly, monthly and yearly horoscopes and what to expect from our lives … Continue reading Chinese New Year: The Year of the Rooster.

Why the “Women’s March on Washington” will make history.

On January 21st 2017 people of all genders, races and ages joined in the "Women's March on Washington". Its primary purpose was to highlight the sexist remarks made by Donald Trump and to oppose his potential plan of abolishing abortion, issues fundamentally concerning women, and was therefore named "The Women's March". However, this sparked many … Continue reading Why the “Women’s March on Washington” will make history.