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New Year's Honours


We were delighted to see that Old Girl Lucy Lake has been awarded an OBE for services to young people in Africa. Lucy is CEO of Camfed.

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A great life


It is with great sadness we hear that Old Girl Ruth Gates has died, at the age of 56. Ruth was a scientist dedicated to saving the world's coral reefs - and was a huge, positive personality.

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Academic excellence


Well done Charlotte Leech, a 2016 leaver, who has been awarded a prestigious Vice-Chancellor's Scholarship at Durham University where she is studying Geography.

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Oxbridge advice


2016 Leaver, Alex Drewe came in today to talk to Year 12 students who are considering making Oxbridge applications. Alex is studying Engineering at Somerville College, Oxford.

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News on the NewsSheet


The finishing touches are just being put to the Old Girls' Association News Sheet which we hope to post next week.

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2018 Summer Reunion


All Old Girls are welcome to this year's Summer Reunion which will be held on Saturday June 9th from 2pm. A special invitation is issued to those who left in a year ending in an 8.

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Going back to our roots


We were delighted to welcome back Old Girl Dr Lucy Ella Rose on Thursday to deliver her Sixth Form Lecture on women's education and suffrage - core subjects for Wally girls we feel.

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Let Me Go


A film produced by Wally old girl Lizzie Pickering, and starring Juliet Stevenson, will go on general release in September. 'Let Me Go' is based on the true story of a mother's terrible war time secret.

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End of an Era


The end of this academic year also marks the end of an era as we say goodbye to legend Miss Taylor, PE teacher extraordinaire who has been inspiring Wally Hall pupils for over 43 years.

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Back to School


We were thrilled to welcome so many old girls on Saturday for the annual reunion. Students from the classes of 2006, 1996, 1986, 1976, 1966, 1956 and 1946 returned to school.