On Saturday 21st February, two Christ College Upper Sixth Pupils – Alex Bush and Iain Mitchell – played against the English Public Schools ‘Lambs XV’ as part of the Welsh Crawshays’ Youth Team.
The fixture was played at Maidenhead RFC with the two Christ College boys being part of the team who beat the Lambs 22-17. The fixture was unfortunately ended with twelve minutes still on the clock due to a serious injury to one of the Lambs’ players.
Alex, who is Captain of the 1st XV at Christ College and Iain were back in Brecon competing at the 24th Annual Christ College Rugby Sevens Competition at school on Sunday 22nd. Both boys had an exhausting end to their half term with Alex playing in all of the school’s sevens games until they were knocked out in the quarter finals.
The annual Lord Atkin Lecture took place on Friday evening and it was a pleasure to welcome this year’s guest speaker, the Right Honourable Lady Justice Nicola Davies DBE to this year’s event. Guests were treated to a fantastic insight into her career and there…Read on
On 10th of November Christ College sixth form students travelled to London for a two day study trip to see a selection of world class Art exhibitions and collections in London. It was a packed itinerary and students made the most of their time, sketching…Read on
Year 9 are currently studying Buddhist beliefs and practices and yesterday had fascinating visit to the Palpung Changchub Dargyeling Buddist Temple in Brynmawr. Pauliina, a Buddhist lay preacher talked about multiple topics related to the pupil’s studies including the history of Buddhism and its…Read on
The annual House Music Competition took place on the morning of Saturday 15th October, adjudicated by Mr Jack Bowtell, a professional operatic baritone and visiting singing teacher at Christ College. As always, house leaders put in a huge amount of work to ensure a high…Read on
Christ College Brecon has welcomed a new Head of Cricket who will join the school with over 10 years’ experience as a national coach. Alistair Waldron has joined Christ College for the 2022/23 academic year in addition to his role as Director of Cricket at…Read on