Senior Boys News


“Cause the world keeps spinning round and round’ When selecting a musical for the joint school’s production this year, the main aim was to choose something fun, uplifting and appealing to the students in order to have as many involved as possible.  With a cast of 158 in roles on stage, in the band and behind the scenes, […]

Christmas Karaoke with Headway Sefton

On Wednesday afternoon a group of MTBS Sixth Form students gave a brilliant performance at the Headway Sefton Christmas Party, which was held at Waterloo Rugby Club. Headway support those who have been affected by acquired brain injury, their families and carers. Our boys’ held a fun karaoke of all the classic Christmas songs, which […]

Community Concerts

After performing last week at Page House Care Home, pupils performed a further two community concerts this week. Students of Mr Lock performed a number Christmas songs for the residents of The Willows Care Home. The residents had a great time, and were all singing along. After their performance the boys had a great conversation […]

Senior Boys’ Speech Day 2019

Meeting in the Philharmonic Hall, the School gathered to award prizes and celebrate the academic, personal and sporting successes of boys for the school year 2018/19. Chair of Governors, Beverley Bell CBE, welcomed the school before handing over to Headmaster, David Wickes who introduced the School’s GCSE music cohort performing a medley from the Beatles’ […]

Pupils Perform at Page House Care Home

Pupils of Mr Lock performed Christmas carols in front of 50 residents of James Page House in Maghull on Wednesday lunch time. It was the first time the pupils had done anything like this, The residents were delighted and some quoted “it took them back to their childhood” whilst others were also very moved.  The […]

Radio City Mission Christmas Appeal

Merchant Taylors’ Senior Boys’ School will once again be supporting the Radio City Mission Christmas Appeal this year. 1 in 3 children are living in poverty and all of the gifts are distributed locally throughout the North West. If you’d like to help, we would greatly appreciate if you are able to donate a new […]

Year Two Visit to MTBS Laboratories

Year Two were thrilled to visit MTBS science laboratories, on what has become an annual trip for the year group. Linking to our History topic of The Great Fire of London, we wanted to explore the reasons why the fire spread so easily though London and why it was so difficult to contain.  An afternoon at the […]

Battle of Trafalgar Anniversary Parade

Hundreds of Sea Cadets and Royal Marine Cadets attended Horse Guards Parade on Sunday 20th October to take part in marking the anniversary of the Battle of Trafalgar. Merchant Taylors’ pupils L/Cpl Callum Davidson (Yr 11) and L/Cpl Lucy Taylor (Yr 10) were selected as part of the Royal Marine Cadet National Guard. Following a […]

Isaac gets his wish as 34th Street beckons

Congratulations to Isaac Lancel-Watkinson, who has just been cast in Miracle on 34th Street at The Liverpool Playhouse. The talented young actor, who is in Year 7 at our Senior Boys’ School, will appear in the magical Christmas production from Saturday 7 December to Saturday 4 January. It’s the latest acting success for Isaac, 11, […]

Duke of Edinburgh Expeditions over half term

During the first week of half term a three day Silver and a two day Bronze expedition took place in the Clwydian range in North Wales. We were fortunate to have good weather, despite a definite autumnal feel the walking bearable. However, with recent rainfall, conditions underfoot were rather muddy. Overnight we stopped at Fron […]