Today, 31 October 2016, is the 100th anniversary of the death of Robert Bagster Wilson Vinter who died from the result of injuries received at the Somme. Robert Vinter attended Sherborne School from 1909 to 1914, during which time he was Head of the School, Head of Abbey House, and had secured a […]
I’m not sure how closely you follow the School’s news but I’m sure you’ll be delighted to hear that the OS Pilgrims have won the annual Alumni Cross Country race for the prestigious King Henry VIII School Old Boys Trophy an unprecedented three years on the trot.
We are aiming this year not only to […]
Photographs of the School Gym Squad dating from 1920 to 1970 are now available online.
Notable former members of the School Gym Squad include Christopher Chataway (1947 & 1948 Gym Squad) who went on to become a record-breaking athlete and set the pace for Roger Bannister’s sub-four minute mile. Another member, John Cordingley (1933 […]
Despite the poor forecast we were once again blessed with good weather and over 350 OS and their guests enjoyed a lovely day on The Upper.
On the 5th April, Nick Toomey (g 13), Will Martin (a 13) and Hugo Potts (e 14) will be setting off from Sherborne School Courts on an Action4Diabetics challenge. The three students from Newcastle will be cycling the 610km back to University, unaided, in only 5 days! They are trying to raise £1,500 […]