Month: January 2017

#GlobalPass2017 comes to BG

20th January 2017

We were delighted to welcome Rugby School’s Global Pass ball to BG on Thursday and made a film of it passing around Prep. As part of their 450th anniversary celebrations, Rugby School are passing a Gilbert Rugby ball (with GPS tracker) between 450 Old Rugbeians over 9 months, taking the ball to all corners of…

Rugby School Chapel Carol Service

18th January 2017

The School’s annual Carol Service was held on the afternoon of Friday 9 December in the beautiful Rugby School Chapel. The Senior Chapel Choir were in fine voice, leading the congregational singing with confidence and delivering some very moving performances, notably of Bob Chilcott’s ‘Mid-Winter’. Special mention must go to the two soloists: Isaac took…

Senior Chapel Choir through to National Finals of Barnardo’s Choral Competition

18th January 2017

We are very excited to announce that the Senior Chapel Choir has reached the National Finals of Barnardo’s Choral Competition. After submitting a recording of two contrasting pieces in late November, the choir was shortlisted along with 17 other Junior or Prep school choirs and 6 Senior school choirs to perform in the finals on…