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  1. Uganda 2019

    During October Half Term, nine Upper Sixth Formers, visited Uganda for ten days.  Over the course of the trip, they visited all the charities that Withington has supported, and visited annually, for the past six years.

    Daisy writes:

    Prior to …

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  2. DofE Gold Practice Expedition

    Very many congratulations to the 30 Year 12 girls who have successfully completed their practice expedition for the Duke of Edinburgh Gold Award, which took place from Wednesday 23rd to Friday 26th Ocotober. Starting from Ingleton in the Yorkshire Dales, …

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  3. Sports Reports – First half of the Autumn Term 2019


    Condover Hall Champions and Runners-up

    Withington teams began the year in style with the Year 8s finishing as Champions at the GSA Condover Hall Tournament and the Year 9s as runners up. A full report about this competition is …

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  4. Junior Sport – First Half of the Autumn Term

    Juniors have had a fantastic start to the winter season. They are enjoying playing and practising on the new pitches at home and – as ever – just love going off to fixtures in the school minibus.


    Congratulations to …

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  5. Elly Griffiths Visits the Junior School

    At the beginning of October, author, Elly Griffiths, presented an Assembly to all the girls. Elly is already well known for her crime stories written for adults but has just written her first children’s book, A Girl Called Justice.

    The …

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  6. Cranedale, East Yorkshire. A-Level Geography Fieldwork

    Just before half term the Lower Sixth geographers travelled to Cranedale, East Yorkshire to carry out three days of physical and human geography fieldwork.

    After leaving school early on the Friday morning we travelled in very wet conditions up to …

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  7. Sustaining People and Places – Founders’ Day 2019

    Withington commemorated its 129th Founders’ Day at Manchester’s Bridgewater Hall on 7th October with an evening of inspirational speeches, readings and musical celebrations on the theme of ‘Sustaining People and Places’.


    Thought-provoking talks included a fascinating insight into the …

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  8. Gambia Fundraising

    Funds are building up for The Gambia 2019 Expedition! Here are a few ways the team have built up funds for the nursery school and other projects supported by the WithGambia charity. The group signed up for the expedition whilst …

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  9. PTA Family Fun Night

    The PTA’s Family Fun Night held on Saturday 4th October in School proved to be very popular with parents and pupils. This is an annual event and such a great way for new and existing Junior parents to get to …

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