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Gallery: 749 Society Talk

A packed Memorial Hall enjoyed a fascinating insight into the history and work of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) given by Vice Admiral Sir Tim Laurence KCVO CB ADC(P) who was until June, Vice Chair of the Commission. Sir Tim outlined the criteria by which CWGC had been founded and how some were considered […]

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An Evening at Haberdashers’ Hall

Thanks to the kindness of Haberdashers’ past Master George Pulman QC (LI 1962-67), a number of OMs enjoyed an evening with the Master, Louise Moelwyn-Hughes, at Haberdashers’ Hall in London on Tuesday 1st October. A contemporary of George, Prof Sir Keith Porter (LI 1965-67), also attended and spoke movingly about how he would not have […]

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Invite: 1843 Society Reception

You are invited to find out about the 1843 Society and how you can become a Member. Louise Moelwyn-Hughes, the Master of Marlborough College, will host a reception on Wednesday 27th November 2019 between 3.00pm and 6.00pm at Rathbones, 8 Finsbury Circus, Finsbury, London EC2M 7AZ. Lord Mark Malloch-Brown KCMG PC (C1 1967-71), Chairman of […]

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Bursary pupil features in the London Standard

Nadia Hassan (LI U6), has featured in the London Standard following the news that she has received an offer from Trinity College, Oxford, where she hopes to study French. While Marlborough College has helped her get to Oxford, she credits her community in Leyton for instilling in her a strong work ethic. Nadia told the […]

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Gallery: Singapore Cocktail Reception

The Master of Marlborough College, Louise Moelwyn-Hughes, attended a Cocktail Reception hosted by our Regional Club Secretary HY Lau (C2 1970-75) in Singapore on Thursday 14th March. Old Marlburians were joined by current and past parents at the event, which was held at The British High Commissioner’s Residence, Eden Hall. The British High Commissioner, Mr […]

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HK & Singapore Events in March

The Master, Louise Moelwyn-Hughes, will be attending events in Hong Kong and Singapore next month. There will be a Cocktail Reception – hosted by Hock Chua (B1 1978-82) – at The Hong Kong Club on Tuesday 12th March. The Master will also be in attendance at a Cocktail Reception, hosted by HY Lau (C2 1970-75), […]

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1843 Society Drinks

The 1843 Society held its annual Christmas drinks reception in the Mount House Gallery on Saturday 8th December. New President of the society, Rupert Mullins (CO 1967-70), welcomed guests and introduced the Master, Louise Moelwyn-Hughes, who thanked attendees for their continued support of the College. Guests then made their way to Chapel to join pupils […]

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Jack Diamond: the architect behind the transformation of The Memorial Hall

The restoration of The Memorial Hall by world-renowned Canadian architect, Jack Diamond, has recently been featured in The Financial Times. “When the school initially contacted Diamond, it was only seeking his advice. The artistic director, Philip Dukes, had not expected that a leading architect of halls worldwide would be inspired by the challenge. But Diamond was […]

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Gallery: Memorial Hall Restoration

We are extremely grateful for the 755 gifts received from OMs, parents, friends and staff that have helped us reach our fundraising target of £3.5m for the substantial refurbishment to the Memorial Hall. The completion of the work is recognition of the debt that we owe to the fallen, maintaining the memory of the 749 […]

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