July 2014 “I have to do something active otherwise I become very annoying for other people. That was what I loved at boarding school; the balance of sport and work. The school got it so right” (more…)
The Duke of Edinburgh Award: a few facts
The Duke of Edinburgh, husband of the Queen, was 95 this year.
The Duke of Edinburgh Award (DoE), set up by the Duke in 1956, is 60 years old this year. (more…)
School Britannia talked to Flavien, 13, about his stay at a small summer school in England
School Britannia: Was it your idea to go to a summer camp? (more…)
December 2014 School Britannia talked to Paul Woodman, Head of Catering at Foremarke Hall prep school. He has been a chef at the school for 11 years. Foremarke Hall has recently won the Tatler “Best School Food award” 2014 (more…)
November 2014: Gyles Longley, 96, remembers his years at Tonbridge from 1932-1935 (more…)
October 2014 Toby, 13, has just been awarded a drama scholarship at a top British boarding school (more…)
September 2014 School Britannia talked to Théophile, 13, before he set off for a year at a boarding school in England (more…)
June 2014. Charlotte Wetton, mother of three teenager daughters, went to an all-girls boarding school in Essex in the 1970s/1980s. She has been an art suveyor for an insurance company for 25 years (more…)
Sarah Robertson runs a residential riding camp in Suffolk during July and August for young riders of all abilities
Constantin Dwernicki, 20, went to boarding school in England from the age of 14 to 19. He is now reading Eastern European studies and German at Nottingham University.