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Pippa Drummond Reminisces On Her Time Taking Part In Ten Tors 2019

26th November 2021

Ten Tors is a real test of commitment, grit and team work. At 7am a cannon fires, Chariots of Fire is blasted out and over two thousand teenagers bomb burst from Okehampton camp under the watchful eye of the Armed forces.  For two days each team of six is required to accurately navigate a route…

Sports Report 26 November 2021

25th November 2021

Prep Sports Report Last Saturday the U9 boys and girls were at the Blundell’s festivals. There was some great play from all of the girls who worked tirelessly throughout and tried hard to use the width of the pitch in the last couple of games. The boys made excellent progress during the morning and played…

Welcome our new Head of Hockey

20th October 2021

We are delighted to welcome Mr Jack Knight to Queen’s as our new Head of Hockey. Mr Knight joins us from Ardingly College, West Sussex, where he has been heavily involved in the development of their impressive hockey programme. He is currently playing National League hockey for Brighton and Hove, alongside coaching at UK Lions,…

JAKE TELLS OF METEORIC RISE TO CRICKET STARDOM

8th October 2021

Jake Lintott called in at Queen’s today (August 24th) before setting off on the next leg of his whirlwind summer. He has been speaking about a remarkable few months which have seen him propelled from being our Head of Cricket to making headlines among some of the game’s top stars. Jake’s rise to stardom began…

NEW DIRECTOR OF SPORT JOINS TEAM

7th September 2021

Our new Director of Sport started work as the Autumn Term got under way. Mr Tom Walter has joined us after six years at Shiplake College, just outside Henley-on-Thames. He held a number of positions there including Head of Physical Education and Head of Hockey. He was also been responsible for developing the Girls’ Sport…

CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR FORMER HEAD OF CRICKET & OQ

7th September 2021

Queen’s College are delighted that our inspirational former Head of Cricket and OQ, Jake Lintott, has agreed a three-year contract with Warwickshire County Cricket Club, covering all forms of the game. Jake, a former Queen’s student, starred for Birmingham Bears in last season’s T20 Vitality Blast tournament, including two man-of-the-match performances. Head Teacher, Dr Lorraine…

ENGLAND CRICKET STAR JOINS TEAM

7th September 2021

We are thrilled that England Women cricketer Katie George is joining our coaching team. The announcement yesterday coincided with Millie (Year 11) making history by becoming the first girl to play for our 1st XI. Katie is a left-arm seam-bowling all-rounder who also plays for Western Storm and Welsh Fire. Head of Cricket, Mr Jake…

ARTISTIC DIRECTOR APPOINTED

7th September 2021

A hugely experienced figure in the stage world, Mr Ian Trafford, is joining us as Artistic Director after Half Term. The newly-created, full-time position has been described by the Head, Dr Earps as ‘something quite unique to a school environment’. As well as overseeing all school productions, Mr Trafford has been charged with launching Queen’s…

HEAD OF RUGBY JOINS TEAM

7th September 2021

More great news on the sporting front with the appointment of a new Head of Rugby. We are delighted that up-and-coming coach James Vecchio will be joining us in September. Mr Vecchio previously worked at King Edward’s School in Birmingham and has been working with Bath Rugby as a Development Coach, before recently switching to…

JAKE TELLS OF METEORIC RISE TO CRICKET STARDOM

7th September 2021

Jake Lintott called in at Queen’s today (August 24th) before setting off on the next leg of his whirlwind summer. He has been speaking about a remarkable few months which have seen him propelled from being our Head of Cricket to making headlines among some of the game’s top stars. Jake’s rise to stardom began…