News & Events

News & Events

Navy and Royal Marine Cookery Classes

1st December 2021

The food and nutrition students were very lucky to have two guest chefs this week. CSGT Mike Beaton, MBE who has served around the globe from operational tours of duty in Northern Ireland, to the jungles of Serra Leona. He has also represented Great Britain seven times in the World Long Course Triathlon Championships, from…

Prefects POV 26 November

26th November 2021

Nowadays, more than ever, climate change and global warming have become topics at the forefront of our minds, especially due to the recent climate conference, COP26. It is a topic that is forever growing in importance and according to recent statistics little time is left to fix it before the effects of climate change become…

Sir it’s not wrong, I’ve just discovered a new bit of maths

26th November 2021

All the A-Level mathematicians spent an exciting afternoon at The Bristol Hippodrome on Thursday 25 November, taking part in the Inspiration Maths series of lectures. The three guest speakers the students heard from  were engineer turned lecturer Paul Shepherd, self proclaimed YouTube global sensation Steve Mould and mathematician/singer Ben Sparks. Paul started off the show…

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…

Visiting Artist Sara Dudman Inspires Art scholars, GCSE and A-Level Pupils

23rd November 2021

The Art Department had a fantastic day last week with visiting artist Sara Dudman, who has been inspiring us all with her incredible work and exciting new techniques. Art scholars, GCSE and A Level pupils explored different creative approaches, including large scale mark making exercises in response to static images and motion videos. Sara’s work…

Celebrity Chef on Journey to Net-Zero

9th November 2021

Celebrity TV Chef and Group Chef Director of country house hotels in Cornwall, Bath, the South Downs, Devon, Dorset, Canterbury and Southampton, James Golding, was quizzed by Queen’s on sustainability and his culinary journey to net-zero! A Fellow at The Royal Academy of Culinary Arts, and a regular on Channel Four’s ‘Sunday Brunch’, James manages the food operations…

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,…

Welcome Our New Head of College

8th October 2021

We are delighted to welcome our new Head of College Mr Julian Noad, who joined us in September. “Julian has a clear vision for Queen’s College which he articulated to us throughout the interview process and is excited and honoured to be the next Head.” Said Mark Edwards, Head of Governors.

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…