This years Cadet Cambrian Patrol Competition was held over the weekend 2nd- 4th May. Christ College entered a team in the Senior and Junior competitions, and following on from an extremely successful training camp the previous weekend, were in an optimistic mood. Once again it was held on the uncompromising Sennybridge Training area, in dry but cold conditions.
Our congratulations to Christ College’s CCF Contingent Commander, Major Ian Owen, and Christ College’s SSI, Mark Bevan, and the Senior and Junior teams for another exceptional performance. The teams were:
Over the weekend, the cadets are tested on first aid, reconnaissance, camouflage and concealment as well as setting up a camp in a forested area. As well as spending the night in the forest, the cadets have to speed march to a firing range where their shooting skills are put to the test.
Last weekend saw the return of House Cross Country, newly revamped with three different courses for all abilities. The first was the all-comers route, designed for all age groups and mass participation where runners completed two laps of the school grounds. This was the school…Read on
When the national anthems ring out in the stadium in Qatar this evening, spirits will be lifted and voices will be raised. Hearing those first stirring notes of a national anthem previously, you may not have been aware of a connection with Christ College. On…Read on
Four lower Sixth pupils will be heading off to Japan in January as part of our Japan Exchange programme. There were 19 expressions of interest but following letters of application and interviews, the selected pupils were Joseph Annabelle S , Charlotte W and Finn. The exchange…Read on
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