Bangor Grammarians welcome Sir Patrick Coghlin as guest speaker at annual old boys dinner

November 16th, 2017|Categories: Arts, Careers, History, Members, News, School, Social, Sport|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The 88th annual Bangor Grammar School Old Boys dinner was held on Friday evening at the Marine Court Hotel, where the guest speaker was Sir Patrick Coghlin, who is [...]

Uncle remembered at Bangor Grammar School’s Remembrance Service

November 12th, 2017|Categories: Arts, Careers, History, Members, News, School|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Brothers Colin and Alastair Walker represented Bangor Grammarians (past pupils of the School) at Friday's annual Service of Remembrance in the Assembly Hall. Their uncle, Norman Hanna, who attended [...]

Bangor Dinner deadline

November 6th, 2017|Categories: Arts, Careers, History, Members, News, School, Social, Sport|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Grammarians and friends, This is a final reminder that the deadline for the receipt of Bangor Dinner forms, cheques and online payments is this Wednesday (following that day’s postal [...]

Bangor Dinner – on the home straight!!

October 24th, 2017|Categories: Arts, Careers, History, Members, News, School, Social, Sport|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The annual old boys' dinner at the Marine Court Hotel is nearly here. Numbers are already looking very promising for Friday 10 November, with several Year Groups already hitting [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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