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  1. News update

    School is open as normal.  We expect continued traffic disruption and advise pupils sitting public examinations to leave plenty of time for their journeys. School buses are running as scheduled apart from the City Centre shuttle which will stop at …

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  2. Withington Now and Then

    Last night was the ‘World Premiere’, no less, of the Withington ‘Now and Then’ film, made with the support of National Lottery Heritage funding. Over 200 people attended and shared a fantastic insight into life at Withington through the ages. …

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  3. Russia Trip 2017

    Withington’s Senior pupils were treated in an assembly this week to a special showing of a newsreel film reporting on this year’s Easter trip to Russia. The 20-minute Withington Newsround edit was produced by WGS girls during their six-day History …

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  4. Annual Alumnae and Former Staff Open Reunion

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    The Development Office is delighted to invite you the Annual Open Reunion, on Saturday 10th June 2017, 10.30-17.00.

    The Open Reunion is always a fantastic occasion, allowing you the opportunity to catch up with your classmates and former …

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  5. Cambridge Reunion 2017

    Wednesday 3rd May, 5-8pm: REGISTER HERE

    It was back in 2013 when the Development Team last visited Withington Alumnae living in the Cambridge area. With that in mind, we have decided to return to Cambridge for one of our Alumnae …

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  6. Ann Lipson (Class of 1956)

    13th October 1938 – March 29th 2017

    It is with great sadness that we share news of the recent passing of former pupil Ann Lipson. Ann was a very active member of the Withington Onwards Alumnae Community, and always followed …

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  7. Spring Sounds

    The sounds of music filled the Arts Centre last night as more than a hundred talented singers and instrumentalists staged Withington’s annual Spring Concert. The programme included a performance by the award-winning Middle School Choir who recently won the Bowdon …

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  8. Young Enterprise Success

    Best Company and Best Company Report:

    This year’s Young Enterprise companies, GreenPrint and Sweet Things, competed at the Manchester North-South and Salford Finals, held at the HSBC Bank in Spinningfields on 15th March.

    The competition consisted of three components: Display …

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  9. Mrs Christine Barrat (formerly Manning)

    It is with great sadness that we announce the recent death of former Withington Head of Music, Mrs Christine Barrat, known during her time here as Mrs Manning.

    Mrs Barrat began teaching at Withington with her good friend Mrs Sybil …

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  10. E Friends: WGS MANCHESTER – GiS WOLFENBÜTTEL

    Deutsch ist wunderbar!

    Pupils doing GCSE and A level German have been busy messaging and skyping their new German e friends. Read about it here in German (and English!) in an article also appearing on our German partner school’s website

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