Category Archives: Senior Girls News

Girls Win Ventura Design Competition

Congratulations to the Design and Technology pupils who have been crowned as the winners of the Design Ventura 2020. With over 15,000 students participating this year, the panel of shortlisting judges did not have an easy task, but MTGS made
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Merchants perks up sports hospitality with Moose Coffee partnership

Merchant Taylors’ and Moose Coffee have joined forces to offer a delicious new service to parents, pupils and visitors on matchdays at the Boys’ School. [email protected] will be on site upstairs at the Sports Centre each Saturday morning during term
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Sixth Form Physicists Win Atos STEM Challenge

Just before the half term break Lower 6th Physicists were thanked for their hard work and commitment throughout the national Atos STEM Challenge. The girls were reminded that the quality of presentations seen by the panel of experts in the
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Upper Sixth Turn Mufti Day Into ‘Mr Evans’ Day

Friday was mufti day at the Girls’ School and Mr Evans received a surprise when he found out what the Upper Sixth were wearing! In his own words: ‘I have been for over four decades, a supporter of the Netherlands
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Girls Shortlisted for National Mandarin Speaking Competition

Larah Worthy, Varshaa Premakantha, Rohi Mirza and Jasleen Dhehi in Year 9 have been shortlisted to the final 40 of the National Mandarin Speaking Comptition hosted by British Council. The girls only began to learn Mandarin during the last academic
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Molly longlisted for New Views Festival 2021

Congratulations to Molly Seabury (Y11) on her amazing achievement of being longlisted for the New Views Festival 2021. After taking part in a workshop with local playwright and Game of Thrones actor, Luke Barnes, Molly wrote her own one-act play,
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U6 Girls Take Part in Chemistry Olympiad

During lockdown, some of the Upper Sixth girls took part in the Royal Society of Chemistry Olympiad. Maeve O’Malley, Melissa Hennessy and Zoya Ahmed achieved a Bronze award, Ellen Marsh and Molly Dean achieved Silver. We are immensely proud of
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Introducing our new CCF Contingent Commander

We are delighted to announce that Major Paul Ennis has taken up the position of Contingent Commander, replacing Major Helen Irwin who retired in January. This is an exciting appointment for the CCF as we come out of lockdown and
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Lancashire cricket legend Yates joins Merchant Taylors’ staff

Gary Yates, former academy director at Lancashire County Cricket Club, has agreed to become Head of Cricket Coaching at Merchant Taylors’ School. Gary spent 30 years at the club, including a fifteen-year spell as a high-quality spin bowler, before moving
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Year 9 Investigate Women Composers

This term, Year 9 girls have been investigating Women Composers, undertaking independent research projects that examined primary and secondary sources as well as critical reception.  Composers from as early as Francesca Caccini (1587-c.1641) to Zoe Keating (1972-) have formed the
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