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Cate Joins Manchester Thunder U17s

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Netball player Cate Lord in Year 11 has been selected for the Manchester Thunder U17s. She recently attended trials and was successful in her bid to join the team. This follows on from her joining the Manchester Thunder Netball Development Squad last...
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Enlightening Engineering Lecture


Visiting Bolton School Girls’ Division as part of a series of enrichment lectures open to the general public, Isobel Garner offered up a fascinating lecture entitled ‘Engineering, the Building Blocks of Life’.  Having studied Civil Engineering, Isob...
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2018 Book Award Shortlist Revealed

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The six books and authors shortlisted for the 2018 Bolton Children’s Fiction Award have been revealed at a ceremony which took place at Bolton School. The event was attended by Girls’ and Boys’ Division pupils in Year 7. It was a pleasure to welcome ...
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PA Line Up Showstopper Fireworks for Bonfire Night

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The Parents’ Association has arranged a particularly special occasion for this year’s Bonfire Night celebrations, which will be held in School on Sunday 5 November. The PA has booked Titanium Fireworks to produce the fireworks display. Titanium deli...
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School to Host Talk about the Building Blocks of Life


On Thursday 5th October, Isobel Garner will give a free talk about ‘Engineering the Building Block of Life’ at Bolton School, starting at 7.00pm. Isobel studied Civil Engineering and went on to become a Chartered Civil Engineer. Her career then move...
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MP Explains Life at Westminster


John Pugh, Liberal Democrat MP for Southport from 2001-17, enlightened an audience of pupils, parents, teachers and friends of Bolton School with a fascinating evening lecture on Life at Westminster.  A former teacher, John said once he reached his ...
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Inspiration from Olympic and Commonwealth Athletes


Future sports stars from Bolton School have been inspired by a visit from Kelly Massey, an Olympic medal winner and Dave Readle, a two-sport international and Commonwealth Games athlete. Year 11 boys, Year 5 girls and elite athletes from the Girls’ ...
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Samba Band Entertain at Bubble Rush

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On Sunday 17 September, Bolton School’s Joint Samba Band performed at Bolton Hospice’s Bubble Rush fundraising event held in Queen’s Park, Bolton. Eight pupils in Years 8-11, joined by Mr Forgrieve and Mr Bleasdale, were delighted to give an energy b...
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Greater Manchester County Football Girls at Bolton School


Bolton School was proud to host the Greater Manchester Schools' U14s and U16s' football training session with two Girls' Division players taking part, Lizzie Harkness from Year 9 and Anna Phillips from Year 10. Lizzie plays with Everton and Anna with...
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Bolton School to Host ‘Antigone’ Performance

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The Classics department will host a new production of Antigone by the Actors of Dionysus on Wednesday 11 October at 7.30pm in the Girls’ Division Theatre. The performance for Bolton School pupils follows on from two sold-out night at The Lowry in Sal...
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