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History of the Uniform

The distinctive uniform of Christ’s Hospital is one of the Schools most public and enduring features.   It is remarkable that in this age of rapidly-changing fashions, the outer long blue coat and distinctive yellow socks of the uniform have remained … Continue reading

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New Uniform for Army Cadets

Cadets from the Army Section of the Christ’s Hospital Combined Cadet Force (CCF) are wearing a new design of cap badge and uniform. It is the first time significant changes have been made to the cadets’ uniform in more than … Continue reading

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Tom Lawson, Deputy Head, Christ’s Hospital

Welcome to The Hon Tom Lawson, Deputy Head appointed this term to replace Ben Vessey who is now Head of Canford School, Dorset. Tom, 37, is married with two young children.  He was Housemaster and Under Master at Winchester College, … Continue reading

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Christ’s Hospital on French Television

Christ’s Hospital was featured on TF1, leading broadcaster in France and Europe, on its news programme (11 September). TF1 usually film one school in September for their ‘back to school’ piece and were keen to show their viewers CH’s traditions, … Continue reading

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Students Fly Solo

Two students from Christ’s Hospital recently had the opportunity to complete their first solo flights in Viking gliders. The young pilots flew the aircraft alone for the first time having completing a week of intensive training provided by the Royal … Continue reading

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Christ’s Hospital pupils meet Damian Lewis

Following a ceremony in the City of London’s Guildhall, actor Damian Lewis took part in a Question and Answer session, for an invited audience which included Christ’s Hospital Year 11 pupils James Trickey and Jasmine Pepler along with their Drama … Continue reading

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Living History Day

On 15 March, Christ’s Hospital hosted its Tudor extravaganza day for junior school children following the success of this popular event last year.  During the morning, the children were immersed in all kinds of history related activities from ‘Elinor Fettiplace’s … Continue reading

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Spital Sermon

This year’s Spital Sermon in London St Lawrence Jewry next Guildhall on Thursday, 7 March and was attended by the Lord Mayor of the City of London, Alderman Roger Gifford, Treasurer of Christ’s Hospital, Sir Garry Johnson KCB OBE MC, Chairman … Continue reading

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Tudor Extravaganza in Horsham Town

Henry VIII, Edward VI and other monarchs of the Tudor period came to life in Horsham Town Centre on Saturday, 9th February when pupils in their distinctive  Bluecoat uniform and staff in Tudor costume  treated shoppers to music, singing, science … Continue reading

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Martin Parr at Christ’s Hospital

Martin Parr is a British documentary photographer who is renowned worldwide for his style and subject matter. His projects take a critical look at aspects of modern life, in particular provincial and suburban life in Britain, often using ironic entertainment … Continue reading

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