Shrewsbury School

eNews: Friday 3rd October 2014

Notices to Parents

Charity Fashion Show 6.45pm on Saturday 4th October in the Alington Hall
There are still a few tickets remaining for the Fashion Show - available on the door. Organised by members of the Sixth Form, it promises to be a glittering and glamorous evening of entertainment and fundraising. Full details are under 'Forthcoming Events' below.


‘Everest Needs You, Mr Irvine!’  – a talk by Julie Summers, 6.30pm on Saturday 11th October in the Boathouse
The extraordinary life of Sandy Irvine, Old Salopian and the youngest member of the ill-fated 1924 Mount Everest expedition, is the subject of a lively and beautifully illustrated talk by Julie Summers, author, broadcaster and Irvine’s great-niece and biographer. For details and ticket information, please see ‘Forthcoming Events’ below.


An Evening with John Ngugi - 7.30pm on Wednesday 15th October in the Ashton Theatre
We are looking forward to welcoming former Olympic gold medallist and five-time World Cross-Country Champion John Ngugi in the final week leading up to half-term.  He becomes the second Hunt ‘Coach in Residence’, following in the footsteps of legendary Ethiopian coach Sentayu Eshetu who came to Shrewsbury in 2012. As part of his visit, we will be hosting  'An Evening with John Ngugi'  on Wednesday 15th October, when John will chat to Peter Middleton about his astonishing life and career and answer questions from the audience. Tickets are free (please reserve in advance) and everyone is welcome. See 'Forthcoming Events' below for more details.

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