Bolton School Senior Boys

Sir Ian McKellen's Stonewall Visit

Sir Ian McKellen visited the Boys' Division to speak to pupils about Stonewall and give an important message of equality. He spoke to a small group of boys before going on to talk to the whole School in the Great Hall. In addition, he gave a fantastic Shakespeare performance.

To read more about Sir Ian's visit, click here.

Sir Ian talking to pupils in the Great Hall
Sir Ian with Headmaster Philip Britton
Talking to a group in the McKellen Studio Theatre
Talking about the work of Stonewall
Students really enjoyed speaking with Sir Ian
An interesting conversation
Taking in a pupil's comment
Pupils outside the McKellen Studio Theatre
Quoting Gandalf in Lord of the Rings: 'You shall not pass!'
Discussing the changes over the last 50 years
Speaking to a pupil about his question
Sir Ian was an engaging and entertaining speaker