The Marquess of Salisbury opens the new Parklands building

The Marquess of Salisbury Attends 120th Anniversary Celebration

St Joseph's In The Park welcomed the Marquess of Salisbury as Guest of Honour to Prize Giving at the end of the summer term. The school celebrated its 120th Anniversary with the official opening of the new Parklands building.

Antarctic Explorer attends Oakwood School Speech Day

Antarctic Explorer attends Oakwood School Speech Day

Belinda Kirk - Guest Speaker at St. Andrew's School

St. Andrew’s - Taking a Step Outside Our Comfort Zones

St. Andrew’s School in Horsell, Woking was delighted to invite Belinda Kirk, to speak at their recent Prize Giving service. Belinda is a British explorer and entrepreneur but has talents and interests designed to inspire and motivate young people.

Guest speaker was Lieutenant General Tim Radford CB DSO OBE

Welsh rugby star Shane Williams inspires Monmouth's Head Boy

Shane Williams, the former British and Irish Lion was the inspiration behind Head Boy, Toby Crewe-Read’s, year in office.

Years 3 and 4 develop a world changing idea

The Hawthorns welcomed David Harkin, CEO of 7 Billion Ideas, this week to run a workshop for Years 3 and 4 which encouraged them to devise and develop a world changing idea.

Bede’s Prep pupils with the Mayor

Bede’s Prep Year 3 Pupils Meet the Mayor

On Wednesday 6 June, Year 3 pupils from Bede’s Prep met with Eastbourne’s Mayor, Councillor Gill Mattock, and enjoyed a tour of Eastbourne Town Hall and the Mayor’s Parlour.

Spencer addresses the boys

May the Force Be With Moulsford

Moulsford Prep School boys were treated to a visit from Darth Vader in assembly!

Dean Close Preparatory School Rainforest Day

Pupils had a very special visit from rainforest expert and explorer Paul Carpenter, spending the day looking at animals that live in the rainforest, from creepy crawlies to slithering snakes.

Fight Against Plastic is highlighted through school sculpture

Somerset artist and sculptor, Fiona Campbell, returned to Hazlegrove Prep School to view her art installation which was created as part of the Hazelgrove Festival of Wellbeing held earlier this year.

Astonishing Artefacts on Display at Bedford Prep School

Bedford Prep School recently welcomed back Mr Graham Woollard from the company ‘Portals to the Past’, who came to give Year 6 pupils his fascinating talk on ‘Rocks and Fossils’.

Author Visit Inspires Budding Authors & Illustrators at Barrow Hills

Children in Reception, Year 1 and 2 from Barrow Hills School recently enjoyed a wonderful interactive learning experience when illustrator and children’s author Andréa Prior visited the school to share her debut book.

Insight into Engineering

Exeter Junior School welcomed Kat Smith, a final year Engineering student at Plymouth University, into Form One lessons.

Grand National rider inspires future jockeys

19-year-old professional jockey and The Grand National rider Harry Cobden visited Taunton School last week to deliver an insightful talk to pupils and the community on his career in racing.

Pupil's heartfelt message to top children's author brings writer to the school

A nine-year-old Northbourne Park School pupil's touching e-mail to a top children's author telling him how a book about his namesake had made him 'look forward to bedtime' has prompted the writer to make a personal visit to the school.

Skeleton Olympians Lizzie Yarnold MBE and Jerry Rice with Paragon Games Captain

Double Olympic Champion Lizzy Yarnold Inspires

Pupils met Team GB's most decorated Winter Olympian and get to hold an Olympic gold medal in their hands. They

Charlie Walker’s Talk To Years 7 and 8

Adventurer Charlie Walker visited Parkside to speak to the Years 7 and 8 boys about his longest expedition - a 43,000-mile bicycle journey across 60 countries.

Pupils reach out and touch the moon

Boys and girls at Warwick Prep prepared to talk to real-life astronauts in a live link-up with the International Space Station by holding samples of lunar rock in their hands.

Celebrity cake-maker Mich Turner reveals the magic of sweet-tooth allure

A chef who has created cakes for the Queen and a host of celebrities has inspired pupils at Caldicott School with tips on the science of creating delicious treats in the kitchen.

Top Penguin author tells pupils the story of publishing

Leading Author Rebecca Fleet has told St Ives pupils the story of how she went from an idea for a book to striking a major new international book deal with publishers Penguin and given them some writing tips.

Commonwealth Swimming Hero from Yeovil Inspires Children

Children at Hazlegrove Prep School were treated to an inspirational assembly from Olympian and Double Commonwealth Medallist, Cameron Kurle.

Ryde School Pupils Welcome RAF 100 Baton Relay

Pupils at Ryde School learned about the RAF and hosted the RAF100 baton on its relay around the UK to celebrate the organisation's centenary.

Visiting Historian Brings Humanities Day to Life at Millfield Prep

A visiting historian joined Year 6 pupils as they learned about the slave trade for their ‘Moving People’ classroom topic during Humanities Day. The historian brought the topic to life through stories, costumes and items from that time.

King’s Ely helps teach pupils how to stay safe

Children at King’s Ely learned more about “stranger danger” and staying safe in public spaces when two special guests paid them a visit.

Dean Close Pre-Preparatory School are Flying High!

Pupils were thrilled to welcome Matthew from the ‘Falconry Display’ team to School for the morning, bringing some talented feathery friends: an Indian Eagle Owl, a Harris Hawk, a Kestrel and a Lanner Falcon!

Brighton and Hove Prep Present ITV Meridian Weather

Pupils in Year 1 turned their hand at weather presenting with ITV Meridian's Holly Green. The girls had their classroom turned into a studio and presented their own weather forecasts in front of a green screen.

Paralympian Gold Medallist Liz Johnson visits The Hawthorns

Pupils at The Hawthorns welcomed inspirational Paralympic swimmer Liz Johnson to school last week.

Alison Lapper MBE visits Lancing Prep Worthing

Alison Lapper MBE came to Lancing Prep Worthing to give an assembly about her life and work as a professional artist and to carry out art workshops with pupils in Years 3 and 4.

Bringing History to Life at Bedford Prep School

Bedford Prep School Year 7 boys were transported back to the time of the English Civil Wars on Tuesday 13 March, when Kevin Hicks of The History Squad joined them for a series of entertaining and educational sessions to investigate this exciting period of history.

Author Alex Preston with Sompting Abbotts Headmaster Stuart Douch

Best-selling novelist makes emotional return to Sussex childhood school

Award-winning writer Alex Preston, a former pupil of Sompting Abbotts Prep School, returned to his almer mater after over 25 years. "I was moved and delighted to be back!" he said. "The school has kept the things that made it unique and inimitable."

Sublime Science comes to Caldicott

In March, “Sublime Science” visited Caldicott to show some exciting science experiments to the year 3 and 4.

Former soldier Darren Carew with Monmouth School Boys’ Prep Head Boy, Toby Crewe-Read.

Wounded war veteran inspires Monmouth's rugby starlets

Darren Carew was invited to Monmouth by the school’s head boy, Toby Crewe-Read, aged 10,

Thrilling Victorian Tales

Steampunk came to Bedford Prep School on Tuesday 27 February when they welcomed author Peter Bunzl for a series of exciting talks on his award-winning Cogheart books.

Axel Scheffler, internationally acclaimed illustrator visits Unicorn School

Axel Scheffler, brings the Gruffalo to life at Unicorn School

Jesus on the Tube gives new meaning to Religious Studies at Sompting Abbotts

Religious Studies were brought to life for Years 6, 7 and 8 thanks to the visit to the school by religious modern artist Antonia Rolls.