Tagged: History

BVS Hosts Being Human Festival Event

Bishop Vaughan School participated in the Being Human Festival last week. BHF is an annual Humanities Festival with events across the country. This year’s theme was ‘Lost and Found’ and the school hosted a talk by Dr Luca Trenta of Swansea University on the topic of the Cuban Missile Crisis...

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A Level Historians Attend University Conference

Year 12 and 13 students attended a History conference at Swansea University last week. The conference was organised by the Out of the Shadows project, a group f academics researching espionage and covert actions by governments. The topic was especially relevant to the Year 13 History class, who study US...

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Bishop Vaughan Pupils Visit WWI Battlefields

A group of Bishop Vaughan School pupils visited World War I battlefields and memorials in Belgium and France over half term. The pupils from Years 9 to 11 had a busy 4 days, visiting a range of WWI sites around Ypres, in Belgium, and the Somme region of France. The...

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GCSE History Support

The History department runs a weekly Support Club for pupils in Years 10 and 11. Pupils who need help with homework, revision or exam practice can come to C1 on Thursdays from 1.45pm to 2.15pm. History teachers will be on hand to offer support and access to revision and exam...

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