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Past pupil’s new book recalls father and uncle who served in two World Wars

Bangor Grammar School past pupil Alastair Walker (1955-62) is the author of a recently published book, Two Men Two Wars, which tells the stories of two men, his father, Alec Walker, and his uncle, Norman [...]

June 25th, 2017|Arts, History, Members, News, School, Social|0 Comments

Three ‘lost’ swimming trophies are returned to BGS Archives

Bangor Grammarians are delighted to announce that no fewer than three seemingly lost swimming trophies have now been restored to the BGS Archives thanks to the online appeal that appeared in these notes around a [...]

June 23rd, 2017|Arts, Careers, History, Members, News, School, Social, Sport|0 Comments

Can you help us to locate these long-lost BGS swimming trophies?

One of the few surviving photographs - taken by the County Down Spectator at the 1966 Gala - that features all the cups awarded for swimming. From left: W. R. Rowley (Breaststroke Cup); W. [...]

May 17th, 2017|Arts, Careers, History, Members, News, School, Social, Sport|0 Comments

PTA to hold gin tasting evening

We at Bangor Grammarians are always happy to promote events staged on behalf of BGS by the very active Parent Teacher Association (PTA). Their latest fundraiser will take the form of a gin tasting evening [...]

May 12th, 2017|Arts, Careers, History, Members, News, School, Social, Sport|0 Comments

Grammarians support Ypres project

EARLIER this year Bangor Grammarians agreed to a proposal put before the committee to donate £250 towards the Bells4StGeorgeYpres project. As the Grammar School - anywhere in the UK - which it is believed experienced [...]

May 11th, 2017|Arts, History, Members, News, School, Social|0 Comments

Maths department survey – your help sought

past-pupil-questionnaire We've been asked by Head of Maths Jonathan Todd to share this survey amongst followers of the Grammarians' website and Facebook page. The School is keen to stay in touch with Alumni and share [...]

April 25th, 2017|Arts, Careers, History, Members, News, School, Social, Sport|0 Comments