Sports Report: Week ending 24 February 2015



Football The U16s travelled to Tottington in the Bury Schools Cup 1st round. On a narrow pitch BGSB dominated playing excellent passing football but with substance. It was not long before a swift passing move was finished clinically by Sam Sweeney. The home team defender then blocked a certain goal with his arm and was […]

Mrs Campion, Fairtrade Assembly



Good morning everyone, I hope you enjoyed the music which was from the late 70’s and early 80’s when I was your age! That was a long time ago and a lot has changed since then. Technology has certainly changed; in fact it is unrecognisable compared to when I was at school when there were […]

What’s been happening in the Junior School.



Welcome back! The boys have come back with bright eyes (a few ski-goggle tans too!) and smart uniforms, ready to tackle the remaining five weeks of the Spring Term. It’s been straight into action for clubs and teams as well as a trip out of school for Transitus II. Just before half term, we were […]

London Art Trip



  It was an early start on the 11th of February as A level and GCSE art students gathered at Piccadilly station. The day provided an extensive variety of art work which will provide the boys an excellent opportunity to collect research and inspiration which is needed to develop course and exam pieces. The antics […]

Joshua Taylor



Joshua competed at the Nike Invitational Masters Finals at the National Tennis Centre in Birmingham over half term. Joshua fought a tightly contested match but unfortunately lost this match. He then went on to win his next three matches to win the Consolidation Final.   Following this achievement Josh has now been invited to a […]

German Spelling Bee



Back in December, all of the First Years were given a list of 50 words that they had to learn to spell out loud using the German alphabet and they had one minute to spell as many words as possible. From each form the top four boys were taken through to Stage 2 of the […]

What’s been happening in the Junior School.



Thank you to all the boys who brought in a book for the BGSB Book Swap world record attempt that took place on Friday. We are currently awaiting to hear if we have swapped enough books to achieve the world record.    Housepoints Derby (1341) were back on top this week, as they beat Howlett (1092) […]

Sports Report: Week ending 11 February 2015



Football All fixtures on Saturday were against Stockport Grammar School. A depleted 1st XI travelled to Stockport to play an 8v8 game. BGSB enjoyed the space and time that this gave and kept possession extremely well. Both teams had chances but Stockport were more clinical in front of goal and went in to the half […]

Mr Dennis – Assembly



1. So what would you do with £140 million? 2. Buy a football team Buy two football players Buy a house with 50 bedrooms and an x box in every room just in case the monarch visits hoping to smash them. Buy a yacht, a really big TV or maybe a famous piece of art. […]