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  1. WiMUN X – Withington’s tenth MUN Conference

    Withington MUN (WiMUN) Conference is  today,  Sunday 1st July, and we very much look forward to a big day of debate! Our conference is specifically aimed at new or inexperienced delegates, though practised debaters can try their skills in the …

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  2. Tour de Withington!

    Year 6 are on track to be confident and safe on two wheels

    Starting on Tuesday 16th May, through to Friday 19th May, Upper II (Year 6)  went on a biking course with BikeRight, to improve their biking skills. UIIX …

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  3. Stockport Air Raid Shelter Visit

    As part of their history studies, Year 6 dressed up as WWII evacuees for the day and ‘time-travelled’ to Stockport Air Raid Shelters.

     Arya and Annika tell us all about it:

    On Monday 14th May, Year 6 visited Stockport’s Air …

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  4. Eco Week – Working to create a more sustainable world

    The week from 30th April – 4th May was the first-ever Eco Week at Withington – an entire week of activities dedicated to helping the environment.  The School’s Eco-Society came up with a number of themes to demonstrate strategies for …

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  5. The Elizabeth Gaskell’s House Open Day


    The Elizabeth Gaskell’s House Open Day, 3rd June 2018 Plymouth Grove, Manchester

    Monica Hastings, née Burton (Class of 1964) and former Head of Transition has asked the Development Team and Archivist, Hannah Brown, to highlight a special open day …

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  6. Year 4 Ancient Egyptian Time Trip

    On Tuesday 24th April, Form I enjoyed a ‘trip’ back to Ancient Egyptian times, with a visit from Tony North from Time Trips.

    Tony told us all about the theories behind how the pyramids at Giza were built and we …

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  7. Year 6 Fire Safety Day

    Upper II girls travelled to Bury to visit the new interactive Greater Manchester Fire and Safety Centre on 24th April.

    It proved to be valuable and thought provoking, teaching life skills and the best ways to respond to life-threatening emergency …

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