Headmaster's Blog

Mr Newman's Headmaster's Blog posts can be read below.
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HEADMASTER’S BLOG – FRIDAY 19TH JANUARY

It has been a tricky week for weather and it was a shame that we had to cancel so many fixtures on Wednesday, though I am pleased that it didn't stop...
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HEADMASTER’S BLOG – FRIDAY 8TH DECEMBER

The crescendo to Christmas has been well and truly upon us over the last seven days - the Christmas Fayre, community carols at the Holy Trinity Church and the Fairbank...
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HEADMASTER’S BLOG – FRIDAY 1ST DECEMBER

Although I have been away for some of the week, it was wonderful to return to a school that is feeling distinctly Christmassy and I am excited about my first...
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HEADMASTER’S BLOG – FRIDAY 24TH NOVEMBER

"Man's best support is a very dear friend." (Cicero) This week I had the pleasure of talking to the Lower School about cantilever bridges, Clifton Suspension Bridge, arches and keystones....
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HEADMASTER’S BLOG – FRIDAY 17TH NOVEMBER

It is the end of Anti-Bullying Week and yesterday the pupils wore home clothes in support of Children in Need, but with a multi-coloured approach based on the theme of...
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HEADMASTER’S BLOG – FRIDAY 10TH NOVEMBER

Dear Parents I hope that everyone has enjoyed a great half term holiday and that your children are suitably recharged for the final push towards Christmas – no doubt reindeers...
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HEADMASTER’S BLOG – FRIDAY 20TH OCTOBER

In a week where all except our walking wounded took part in our own invitational cross-country, and following a lecture about retracing the footsteps of Scott’s expedition to the South...
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HEADMASTER’S BLOG – FRIDAY 13TH OCTOBER

“R-E-S-P-E-C-TFind out what it means to meR-E-S-P-E-C-TTake care, TCB” If you are like me, then you will have always wondered what the last line of this verse is. For most...