Bursary Golf Day



You are warmly invited to participate in the 2015 Bursary Golf Day which is being held in support of the BGS Bursary Fund. The venue is Rochdale Golf Club, which boasts a superb 18 hole tree-lined course. Appropriately, it is situated on the original Estate of Roger Kay, our Founder. The opportunity of a good […]

French Exchange 2015



Ashish Ramuni writes: On Wednesday 11th March, a rag-tag bunch of BGS boys and girls gathered in the interchange, engaged in deep anticipation, waiting for the arrival of our respective exchanges. Some of us were quite nervous while others were very excited. Imran Hashmi, Josh Glazer and I had previously done the exchange and so […]

Whats been happening in the Junior School



What’s been happening in the Junior School.  Welcome back! Thank you for bringing some sunshine with you, long may it last! The Summer term is always jam packed and seems to pass in the blink of an eye; this one promises to be no exception. Housepoints Our termly champions were announced in the final assembly […]

German Spelling Bee



On Wednesday 18th March the four Spelling Bee winners in the First Year, Ibrahim Nunez, Joseph Atkinson, Shahrukh Khan and Zachary Warnock-Treece, travelled to Manchester Metropolitan University to take part in the Regional Finals of the competition. At Stage 3 participants have to learn 150 German words, be able to say them and spell them […]

Matthew Bowen



Matthew is in his first year at Oxford University and has been chosen to one of the students on the front cover of the Oxford University prospectus. Please copy the link below into your browser to see him: http://www.ox.ac.uk/sites/files/oxford/field/field_document/Introduction_UGP_2016.pdf

Geology Volcanoes



On Wednesday April 15th Mrs Taylor’s Third Year Geography class received an impromptu lesson and demonstration on dealing with volcanic hazards by the Lower Sixth Geologists. Equipped like true field scientists in lab coats and hard hats, the four Geologists lead by Jordan Miller prepared two volcanoes to erupt. Mount Mason had a volcano wall […]

CCF Inspection/Lakota Chase Report



CCF Inspection feedback from Brigadier Nanson We have recently received a letter from Brigadier Nanson CBE who carried out the CCF Inspection.  He felt privileged to review our CCF and felt the standard was extremely high from the turn out of the Guard, to the fantastic musical display of the Corps of Drums, to the display […]

Easter Assembly – 13.4.15 – Mr R Marshall



Welcome back after the Easter holidays and I am delighted that yet again the school ski trip proved to be an enormous success, thank you to everyone who took part, staff and boys. Whether a Christian or not, you will not have escaped certain messages over the Easter period. Easter and Easter Eggs, something that […]