A number of boys were given the opportunity to visit Wincanton Racecourse for a Food and Farming special race day on Sunday 23rd March. With a number of high profile jockeys, such as Richard Johnson and Robert Thornton, in attendance alongside local trainer Paul Nicholls it gave the boys a chance to really soak up the atmosphere and rub shoulders with the horse racing world. Three boys were also able … Continue Reading
We have been delighted to welcome Olympian and Commonwealth pistol shooting medallist Georgina Geike to Brymore. Georgina gave a talk to the boys about her journey to becoming an Olympian and how she is firmly setting her sights on the Rio Olympics in 2016 where she is chasing a medal. After the talk Georgina and her coach took small groups of boys for lessons and gave them tips on how … Continue Reading
Mr Bagshaw, Mrs Austin, Miss Rundle and Mr Mahon are all running the Bath Half Marathon in aid of the Stroke Association on 2 March 2014 and are looking for people to dig deep and sponsor them to complete the 13.1 miles of the race. This is a charity close to the heart of Mr Bagshaw as he, himself, suffered from a stroke in 2012. He set himself three goals … Continue Reading
Brymore are working with Somerset Activity and Sports Partnership (SASP) to provide a Modern Pentathlon Development Day on Sunday 23rd March for children aged 12 upwards. We are welcoming back Olympic Pistol Shooter Georgina Geikie to help coach on the day along with providing fencing and running technique sessions. For further information please see the letter attached here.
Twenty three boys, Mr and Mrs Ball and Mr Ashton departed from Gatwick for the Italian mountains in Bormio at the start of the Christmas holidays, looking forward to the annual Brymore ski trip. The trip was hailed as a huge success with boys having more than 5 hours of skiing a day. Thanks to excellent instructors, every boy improved by the end of the holiday. They also participated in … Continue Reading
Boys at Brymore have been working hard to think about their local community in the annual Smiles for Christmas campaign run through the boarding houses. Smiles for Christmas, which started last year, is an inter-house competition to design and fill a hamper. This ultimately gets distributed to the elderly residents in the Homes in Sedgemoor supported housing location in Cannington, in addition any extras will be sent onto to the local Foodbank further helping the … Continue Reading
Brymore boys along with the Horticulture department have been working with the Cannington Parish Council to plant up the village War Memorial. Year 10 boys were given the opportunity to help with the local community by ensuring that the area was free of weeds, dug over and then replanted much to the delight of the villagers involved.
In order to allow both boys and staff to pay their respects to those who have given their lives the school held a moving service on November 11th at 11am. With members of the school community lined up along the top of the drive we held a two minute silence after the last post had played and this was then followed by the Head Boy and Deputy Head Boy laying wreaths followed by … Continue Reading
We are happy to announce that from September 2014 we will be taking boys into Year 7 and from September 2015 we will be taking Year 7 and 8 boys. In order to register your child for consideration please call 01278 652369 or email details to email@example.com
Brymore student, Luke Perrett, is still smiling after winning at the South West BMX Bike Championships the day before he came back to school. Luke, from Combwich, has only been racing for a short time and despite breaking his arm earlier in the year still managed to bring home the gold. The championships were held on Luke’s home training ground in Burnham-on-Sea and he won the age 13 and under category. … Continue Reading