Beyond Merchants News

MTBS Hosts BBC Radio 4 ‘Any Questions?’

On Friday 26th April the School was privileged to host BBC Radio 4 for their ‘Any Questions?’ program. Any Questions? was first broadcast in 1948 and visits a different part of the country every week with a panel of four speakers including politicians, policy makers, writers and thinkers, who answer questions from audience members The […]

Cracking start to Easter at the Roy Castle Foundation Spring Trail

We are delighted to be supporting the Roy Castle Lung Cancer Spring Trail at Formby Woods on Saturday 6 April. Spring Trail is an open-air treasure-hunt designed to make sure little chicks get the Easter season off to an egg-citing start – and with any luck they’ll be well eggs-ercised and egg-hausted by the end […]

Graduate recruitment guru to deliver Merchant Taylors’ lecture

A best-selling author and expert on graduate careers will be the keynote speaker at an event at Merchant Taylors’. Dr Paul Redmond, who has written several books and spoken internationally about generational work and recruitment, will address delegates gathered at Merchants Taylors’ Girls’ School on Tuesday 30 April. The lecture, which runs from 6pm to […]

Alumni Cross the Atlantic for Speech Day Celebrations

Merchant Taylors’ Schools enjoy recognising the achievements of its talented and happy community and in the last few weeks we did just that. Speech Day ceremonies took place at Liverpool’s Royal Philharmonic Hall where both of our Senior Schools celebrated our pupils’ successes in academic subjects and extra-curricular activities. Optical Engineer for NASA, Lauren McNally […]

Here’s to You Mrs Robinson!

It has been a celebratory week for school as we have said goodbye to Mrs Louise Robinson after her twelve years in post as Headmistress. On Monday, Louise said her goodbyes in her last assembly to the school and the staff held their end of term tea party where it is customary to give leaving […]

Fantastic Response to Cricket Charity Campaign

Merchant Taylors’ School in Crosby is delighted to support a cricket charity campaign set up by one of its former pupils, Mark Edwards. ‘The response from our school community, as well as further afield, has been remarkable’ said Headmaster, Deiniol Williams. ‘People have been dropping kit into us since they read or heard about the […]

Celebrating Success

Merchant Taylors’ Schools recently celebrated the success of its students at two prestigious Prize Giving Ceremonies which took place at the Liverpool Philharmonic Hall. The Senior Girls’ School welcomed Guest Speaker and former Merchants’ pupil, Clare Lilley, who is the Director of Programme at Yorkshire Sculpture Park (YSP).  Clare gave an inspirational speech to the […]

New Heads Appointed for 2018

The Board of Governors is delighted to announce the appointment of two new Heads to lead the Boys’ and Girls’ Senior Schools in 2018. Mrs Claire Tao, who is currently Deputy Head at the City of London School for Girls (CLSG), will take over as Headmistress from Mrs Louise Robinson when she leaves at Easter […]

A Level Results 2017

This year’s outstanding A Level results once again reinforce Merchant Taylors’ Schools’ position at the top of the local league tables.  With a pass rate of 100% at the Girls’ School and 99.9% at the Boys’ School, over two thirds of all exams were achieved at the highest grades. Many students have gained their first choice […]

Former MTGS Pupil receives Damehood

The Schools were delighted to receive news that former MTGS pupil, Professor Caroline Watkins, was to receive the DBE in the New Years Honours list for her services to stroke care nursing. Caroline is the only Nursing and Stroke Care Professor in the UK, and has received recognition throughout the field for her dedication and […]