The Bournemouthian

Grammar Debate: ITV Interview

As one of the last remaining grammar schools in Dorset, Bournemouth School is part of the local debate regarding the proliferation and sustainability of selective education. Echo headlines are occasionally made when major policy changes,...

House Photography Competition

The second House Photography Competition is now open! Entry closes 1st November. Last year’s winner was Darwin House – 2015-16 Results Rules Open to all students. Two categories: Colour and Movement. One submission per category. Submissions:...

The Stokoe Laboratory

This article was originally published on the Bournemouth School website. A long-serving and much respected former member of staff, Geoff Stokoe, sadly, but peacefully, passed away on 21st March 2015, aged 90 years.  Mr...

Blair’s Memoirs: Home at Last

Bournemouth School’s copy of Tony Blair’s memoirs has been relocated from UK Politics to Middle Eastern History. A righty said “We all know what a significant role the former Prime Minister has played in the systematic destabilisation and...

The Dark Art of Manspreading

Picture the scene: You are sat on an underground train as it judders through the subterranean environment beneath a mutating metropolis, the doors clatter open and into the train steps a man who proceeds...

Learning from Libya

This week, MPs attacked former Prime Minister David Cameron over his role in supporting intervention in Libya without the necessary intelligence and foresight for a safe, sustainable outcome. The Foreign Affairs Committee has published...