Talking Head

Headmaster's blog at Newcastle School for Boys

Sports days

The following blog is an adapted version of my opening remarks at Newcastle School for Boys’ eighth annual sports presentation...

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Leaving well

I frequently use the cyclical nature of school life to highlight new beginnings and fresh starts.  Of course, by its...

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Looking ahead to exciting times

It was a real pleasure to attend our school’s tenth anniversary ball recently.  Just as we had hoped, all of...

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A sporting chance

Tuesday 3rd May 2016 Sport enriches lives and can make dreams come true.  Just ask a Leicester City fan if...

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Easter on the pistes

It was a pleasure to accompany our Senior School ski trip to Aprica in northern Italy during the first week...

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Rugby safety

A couple of events in the past week or so have caused me to reflect upon and refute the recent...

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Sixth Form – a passion for research

One of the aims of education should be to help pupils find and explore what it is that they are...

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Added values

It is always a highlight of my week to attend our youngest boys’ assembly at North Avenue.  Each Friday, and...

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