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NHS in crisis!! Four Year of 2011 ex-pupils graduate in Medicine – avoid getting sick in Scotland!!

Bangor Grammarians extend hearty congratulations to Crisanto Espana, Luke Dornan and Phil Anderson, all from the Year of 2011 and all recent graduates in Medicine from Dundee University. Matthew Kennedy, from the same year group, [...]

August 11th, 2017|Arts, Careers, History, Members, News, School, Social, Sport|0 Comments

Grammarians Golf Day on 8 September

Calling all golfers! The Annual Grammarians Golf Day will take place on Friday 8 September at Bangor Golf Club. All BGS former pupils will be made very welcome. Tee times available 2-3.30pm. Dinner and prize-giving [...]

August 9th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Jonny and Jordie pay wonderful tribute to their friend Michael Whitford

When the editor of The Grammarian, the annual magazine for past pupils of Bangor Grammar School, invited past contributor Jonny Blair to write a tribute (for the forthcoming 2017 edition) to his friend Michael Whitford [...]

July 10th, 2017|Arts, Careers, History, Members, News, School, Social, Sport|0 Comments

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