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Funeral information

The funeral service for the late Walter Dowdall (see earlier post) will take place at Wesley Centenary Methodist Church, Hamilton Road, on Friday (24 February) at 1pm, with interment afterwards at Bangor New Cemetery (Newtownards [...]

February 22nd, 2017|History, Members, News, School|0 Comments

First XV to contest Schools’ Bowl Final on 1 March

Not to be outdone, the School’s First XV qualified for the Schools' Bowl Final with a 36-20 away victory over Lurgan College last Saturday. They will play Regent House on 1 March – the venue [...]

February 21st, 2017|History, Members, News, School, Social, Sport|0 Comments

BGS Medallion team set for semi-final on Saturday

Bangor Grammar School’s Medallion XV will play Royal School Armagh in the semi-final of the Medallion Shield this Saturday morning (10.30am), 25 February, at the Dub Playing Fields, Upper Malone Road. Our pictures, courtesy of [...]

February 21st, 2017|History, Members, News, School, Social, Sport|0 Comments

Past pupil who gave many years of service to Bangor Grammar School (updated)

It is with deep regret we record the death on Monday past (20 February) of our good friend and highly respected colleague Walter Dowdall. Born on 14 April 1927, Walter attended Bangor Grammar School between [...]

February 20th, 2017|History, Members, News, School, Social, Sport|0 Comments

Anyone interested in an Edinburgh Dinner?

Bangor Grammarians would be very keen to instigate an online discussion via our website and Facebook page about the merits of staging an Edinburgh Dinner in the coming months. It’s been a few years since [...]

January 28th, 2017|Careers, History, Members, News, School, Social, Sport|0 Comments

Trip the light fantastic at BGS Gala Ball!

Now a well-established and well-attended event thanks to the endeavours of the School's hardworking PTA, this year's BGS Gala Ball will be held at the Clandeboye Lodge Hotel on Saturday 7 October. With a champagne [...]

January 27th, 2017|Careers, History, Members, News, School, Social|0 Comments