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WWI Exhibition

A new exhibition has opened in the museum, commemorating the contribution made a century ago by the CH communities in Horsham, Hertford and London. Thousands of Old Blues, members of the teaching staff and the estate staff served in all the … Continue reading

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Lord Mayor’s Show

The Christ’s Hospital Band were once again delighted to be invited to participate in the Lord Mayor’s Show on Saturday (8 November).  The Band performed their signature piece ‘Sussex by the Sea’ as they marched through the City amongst half a … Continue reading

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St Matthew’s Day Parade

Christ’s Hospital pupils parade through the City on 19 September celebrating St Matthew’s Day, one of the high days in the calendar, reaffirming the School’s ancient links with the City. Wearing their distinctive Tudor uniform, 400 senior pupils led by … Continue reading

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An Interview with Band Captain, Freddy Wordsworth

Sunday, 29 June 2014 Boppard, Germany . After a nearly twelve-hour journey, the Band has arrived safely at its hotel in Boppard, Germany. With the Rhine coming right up to the hotel terrace, it will provide a beautiful base for … Continue reading

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Design your own Dr. Martens

For nearly 30 years, Christ’s Hospital has recommended to its students that they wear Dr. Martens’ 1461 classic 3-eye shoe as part of their school uniform. To celebrate the school’s enduring commitment to their traditional uniform, Dr. Martens brought their design your own boot … Continue reading

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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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