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Pupil takes tea with the Bishop of London

The highlight of the Christmas school holiday for pupil Onyinye Udokporo was a visit to Dean’s Court on 16 December where she had tea with the Bishop of London, Richard Chartres, KCVO, FSA. The Bishop first met Onyinye six years’ ago … Continue reading

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Poetry by Heart Champion

Pupil Eddie King, took the title of ‘Poetry by Heart’ champion after a very close battle with fellow-Grecian (Year 13) Gillian Kintu with his excellent performances of ‘The Ballad of Reading Gaol’ and the cleverly complementary ‘The Arrest of Oscar … Continue reading

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Top Prize for CH pupil on International Exchange

Year 12 pupil Elliot Riley has been recognised with the prestigious Best International Cadet Prize after completing an overseas exchange with the Canadian Army. Elliot was one of just twelve cadets from Britain who took part in the gruelling course in the remote … Continue reading

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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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