Sports Report – 14th May

Tennis: 1st The 1st girls’ tennis team enjoyed thrilling match against Wellingborough. There was some impressive play from all the girls, however, the final score was 9 matches to 7 – in favour of Wellingborough. Special mention should go to Sarah and Rachel Astill for winning 4 out of 4 rubbers. U15 The U15A team suffered a tough mid-week defeat by…

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Science Taster Morning for Year 5 Grace Dieu pupils

On Thursday 17th May 2018, twenty one Year 5 Grace Dieu Manor School pupils and their teachers, Mrs Norris and Mr Markham, were welcomed to Ratcliffe College to spend the morning in the Science Department in a series of exciting and thought provoking workshops related to the topic of Forces.  The day began with a trio of demonstrations, led by…

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INSPIRE: The Internet of Things – the 5th Industrial Revolution

On Wednesday 9th May, we were delighted to welcome Mark Foyster (OR) VP Worldwide Sales & UK Managing Director of Veripark, a leading global technology company.  My thanks to Mark who gave an electrifying presentation on the latest developments in technology and the fascinating world of ‘the internet of things’, including the imminent revolution of 5G connectivity. This was a most enjoyable way to conclude this year’s INSPIRE programme.  We have another exciting and…

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Prep School Sports Report – 14th May

Cricket Report v Bilton Grange: On Saturday 12th May the U11A and B Cricket squads travelled to Bilton Grange to play their first cricket matches of the season.  Both games were keenly contested and the results were decided by the finest of margins. The U11B team set a first innings total of 84 for Bilton Grange to chase and unfortunately with…

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