Jonny and Jordie pay wonderful tribute to their friend Michael Whitford

July 10th, 2017|Categories: Arts, Careers, History, Members, News, School, Social, Sport|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

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 [...]

Three ‘lost’ swimming trophies are returned to BGS Archives

June 23rd, 2017|Categories: Arts, Careers, History, Members, News, School, Social, Sport|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

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 [...]

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

May 17th, 2017|Categories: Arts, Careers, History, Members, News, School, Social, Sport|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

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: [...]

PTA to hold gin tasting evening

May 12th, 2017|Categories: Arts, Careers, History, Members, News, School, Social, Sport|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

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 [...]

Maths department survey – your help sought

April 25th, 2017|Categories: Arts, Careers, History, Members, News, School, Social, Sport|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

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 [...]

Tickets still available (just!) for PTA Gala Ball

April 13th, 2017|Categories: Arts, Careers, History, Members, News, School, Social, Sport|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Tickets for the PTA Gala Ball in October are selling fast! Just 60 are left and an appeal is going out to Bangor Grammarians wishing to attend to contact [...]

Josh Martin – our sincere condolences to family and school community

March 2nd, 2017|Categories: Arts, Careers, History, Members, News, School, Social, Sport|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

It is with deep regret that we note the passing of pupil Josh Martin after a long fight against cancer. On behalf of the entire Association we send our [...]

Anyone interested in an Edinburgh Dinner?

January 28th, 2017|Categories: Careers, History, Members, News, School, Social, Sport|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

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. [...]

Our Christmas gift to you – a downloadable copy of the 2016 ‘Grammarian’ magazine. Please copy and paste this link: http://grammarians.co.uk/downloads/Grammarian2016.pdf

December 19th, 2016|Categories: Arts, Careers, History, Members, News, School, Social, Sport|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The 52-page ‘Grammarian’ magazine is delivered each September to paid-up members of Bangor Grammarians, the old boys’ association of Bangor Grammar School. This time around we distributed some 1,250 [...]

Coming tomorrow (Monday) afternoon – our Christmas gift – free, gratis, for nothing – for all past pupils of Bangor Grammar School. Here’s a clue: it’s not complimentary access to a life-long renewable heating scheme made possible thanks to the massive amount of hot air generated in BGS classrooms over many years. Watch this space. You’ll not be disappointed!!

December 18th, 2016|Categories: Arts, Careers, History, Members, News, School, Social, Sport|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

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