Sailing Success for Oliver

Oliver from Year 4 has recently had some fantastic sailing success in the North West Zone Championships on the 23rd and 24th of September. Over the weekend there were 7 races in total, with approximately 100 competitors. These races where for the selection of the Northern region zone squad and children from all over the […]

Old Boy elected Master of the Merchant Taylors’ Company

Old Boy Peter Magill has recently been elected as the Master of the Merchant Taylors’ Company in Threadneedle Street, London. It was Crosby sheep farmer John Harrison who first went to London and joined the Company as an apprentice to learn the tailoring trade. His son, also called John, continued in the trade and subsequently […]

Amanda Yip QC, 1987 Leaver

Amanda Yip (nee Kay) attended Merchant Taylors’ Girls’ School from 1980 to 1987. After A levels, she attended Emmanuel College, Cambridge where she read law. She was called to the Bar at Gray’s Inn in 1991 and then returned to Liverpool and joined Exchange Chambers as a pupil barrister. As a junior barrister, Amanda had […]

‘Whatever Happened to…’ – Peter Emmerson 1975 leaver

I’m currently facing a quandary which I doubt most of my contemporaries at MTS are contemplating: having just celebrated the age of getting my free 60+ London travel card, do I finally hang up my flak jacket and helmet and perhaps have a more ‘settled’ lifestyle, more befitting to my recent birthday? MTS (1971 – 1975) will […]

Head Girls 2017-18

We are delighted to introduce our new Head Girl Team 2017-18. Welcome Catherine Magennis (Head Girl), Sarah Tobin (Deputy Head Girl), Saoirse McGeown (Deputy Head Girl), Ellen Murgatroyd (Sports Captain) Ellie Morris (Deputy Sports Captain) and Sophie Ellis (Music Captain). We wish you all the very best in your new roles!    

Head Boys 2017-18

We are proud to introduce our new Head Boy Team 2017-18. Welcome Thomas Barker-Weinberger (Head Boy), Matthew Johnson (Deputy Head Boy), Michael O’Sullivan (Deputy Head Boy), Harry Maitland (Senior Monitor), James Redpath (Senior Monitor), Vyas Burra (Senior Monitor). We wish you all the luck in your new roles!

Head Girls Supper 2017

Mrs Robinson welcomed back Old Head Girls from the past eleven years to join her for the annual Head Girls’ Supper. The supper had added poignancy this year, as Mrs Robinson enters her final year as Headmistress of MTGS. She was joined by Head Girls mainly from her previous years at the School. Of particular […]

Chess Club – Kings & Queens Join Forces

Merchant Taylors’ Primary School and Merchant Taylors’ Boys’ Junior School have collaboratively joined forces to create a mammoth Chess coaching session. In all, 43 extremely keen and enthusiastic chess players attended the after school activity, coached by Chess Coach, Karl Nadin.  The girls and boys enjoyed their time together and played many games which required great concentration! […]