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Music News

Singing Competition

Posted on: November, 24th Nov 2016

In Category: Music News, Senior School News, Woodbridge News

We were delighted to welcome British baritone, international prizewinner and operatic star Garry Magee as adjudicator for this year’s Singing Competition.  He brought a charmingly balanced and engagingly frank style to his commentary, offering brilliantly pithy hints and advice to our many singers alongside great praise and enthusiasm for what they are already

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Rugby: 1st XV v Culford- Won 28-7

Posted on: November, 22nd Nov 2016

In Category: General News, Senior School News, Sport News

Ready to give their best for the badge, Woodbridge started with great intensity and verve, Hugo Kelleway taking control of the forwards and directing with great accuracy and detail.  It meant that for 20 minutes the play remained in the Culford half. Eventually the pressure told and following a stolen lineout from the salmonesque Fynn

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Girls’ Hockey: U14B v StJoseph’s U14A

Posted on: November, 22nd Nov 2016

In Category: Senior School News, Sport News

U14B v St Joseph’s U14A

Score: Lost 2-0

This was the U14Bs first match of the season, so the excitement of a competitive fixture lifted the girls spirits, especially as they had been training hard.  The sun was shining and the girls were in for a good afternoon – or so we thought… As soon as the starting whistle

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NSEA Grass Roots Equestrian Regional Finals: Another Great Day for Woodbridge

Posted on: November, 18th Nov 2016

In Category: General News, Prep News, Senior School News

Norton Heath, Saturday 5 November 2016

On a cold November morning, Woodbridge School travelled to Norton Heath keen to improve on their efforts in the NSEA Grassroots Equestrian Regional Final from last year.

Following training by Tina Haslam at Newton Hall throughout the year, the Woodbridge riders had an impressive

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Hockey Report: Junior 3rds vs Ipswich High

Girls’ Hockey: 2nd XI v New Hall

Posted on: November, 17th Nov 2016

In Category: Senior School News, Sport News, Woodbridge News

After an hour long bus journey we arrived at New Hall knowing how hard we would have to work, given New Hall’s tough reputation on the hockey field. We quickly got our heads in the game, managing to keep possession and ensuring that the ball rarely left our attacking

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Hockey Report: Junior 3rds vs Ipswich High

Girls’ Hockey: U15A v StJosephs won 2-0

Posted on: November, 17th Nov 2016

In Category: Senior School News, Sport News, Woodbridge News

The team got off to a shaky start having arrived late for the game, but the girls turned this around quickly with a really professional attitude, and after the warm up the girls were ready to play.

The team started off well with some great play between the midfield and

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Hockey Report: Junior 3rds vs Ipswich High

Girls’ Hockey: U14A v Culford Won 5-0

Posted on: November, 17th Nov 2016

In Category: General News, Senior School News, Sport News

The U14A girls’ hockey squad came away with an impressive 5-0 victory against Culford on Saturday. Issy Stewart and Tori McCarroll scored a goal each, and a hard shot from the top of the circle from Verity Hobday resulted in another, all after Saffron Holliday opened the scoring with a brace of well-taken goals which owed much to her tenacity in the

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Hockey Report: Junior 3rds vs Ipswich High

Girls’ Hockey: Junior 3 v RHS Won: 3-0

Posted on: November, 17th Nov 2016

In Category: Senior School News, Sport News, Woodbridge News

A great game and some great goals, hurray! We played really well, put some good defending with some great attacking play and Iris Morton put us ahead in the first half after lots of near misses!  The second half saw a great goal in the corner by Emily Outen and another one by Anna Jackson –

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Girls’ Hockey: Junior 1 v RHS Won 6-1

Posted on: November, 17th Nov 2016

In Category: Senior School News, Sport News, Woodbridge News

The Junior first team produced a dominating performance against RHS, winning 6-1.  It was a physical match from the start with some pushing and shoving but the Woodbridge girls managed to stand their own.  Olivia Buchanan was outstanding and made her mark on the match within minutes. RHS could not cope with her power and speed on the

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The Poetry of Remembrance: Words and Music Remembrance Evening

Posted on: November, 16th Nov 2016

In Category: Senior School News

Mrs Davis and her squad of singers and readers did extraordinary justice to the desperate poetry of the First World War.  This was no helter-skelter parade of these you have loved, but a much more deeply considered and richly analysed contemplation of lives and words torn from barely imaginable

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