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Lecture Series

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The School is lucky to have many Speakers visit to share their knowledge and experience with our pupils. Explore the news items below to get a taste of who we have hosted.

Lecture Series News

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scholars dinner

Our annual Scholars' dinner welcomed Professor Giles Hammond of Glasgow University as guest speaker.

Headmaster's Headlines 10-12-19

A speaker from Save the Children helps us celebrate Christmas Jumper Day and we award Colours and Half Colours for contribution to Sport.

Wellbeing Conference

Dr Aric Sigman and two Merchistonians presented at our wellbeing conference, covering many important topics on mental health and confidence.

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The Sixth Form have welcomed a guest speaker to discuss testicular cancer.

Enchanting Norse Delights

This week we were treated to a special selection of delicious food inspired by the flavours of Norway. 


This week we were delighted to welcome the ultra-marathon runner Dion Leonard and his dog Gobi to the school.

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The History and Politics Department was pleased to host an afternoon seminar with Dr Malcolm Craig of Liverpool John Moores University.

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