Tagged: Extra Curricular

Young Writers’ Squad

The Young Writers’ Squad spent a thoroughly enjoyable morning on Saturday at the Dylan Thomas Centre meeting and working with the award-winning author, Tyler Keevil. Tyler is a novelist, screenwriter and writes short stories. Originally from Canada, he now lives in Abergavenny and lectures in Creative Writing at the University...

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St Dwynwen’s Day

St Dwynwen’s Day, 25th January 2016 During their lunchtime, pupils at Bishop Vaughan were given the opportunity to celebrate St Dwynwen’s Day in the School Library. St Dwynwen is the Welsh patron saint of love. Pupils enjoyed reading, copying out and illustrating the welsh poem “Ar Lan Y Mor” with...

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Physiotherapy Careers Talk

Dr Stephanie Best of Swansea University visited Bishop Vaughan today to speak to pupils about careers in Physiotherapy and other healthcare fields. Dr Best visited as part of the school’s on-going partnership with the university. She introduced pupils to the range of healthcare careers option to them outside of medicine...

Humanities Russell Club

The Humanities Russell Club began this week. The club is designed to develop the wider knowledge and understanding of pupils in preparation for university. Pupils from Years 11 and 12 joined Mr Walters to discuss structuralism. The pupils engaged in a lively discussion, in a style similar to university seminars....