School News

Downside Remembrance Service

Last Sunday, the School held a Mass and Memorial Service in remembrance of all those who have been killed fighting for their country and, in particular, Old Gregorians lost to the same. After a stirring and thoughtful Mass, the School, Prior Nicholas, parents and OGs held a service at the Old Gregorian War Memorial. As […]

Downside Radio Show

Started as an idea by Mr Walters had for a three-day student project in June, the Downside Radio Show now records every Tuesday between 3:45 and 5pm. The Show follows the BBC in its mission to ‘inform, educate and entertain’. with the resulting show being released on Downside’s SoundCloud and School Facebook sites every half-term. […]

New Head of Rugby

We are delighted to welcome Alex Burns to Downside as our new Head of Rugby. A former student at The Royal School Dungannon, Co Tyrone, Northern Ireland, Alex earned A grades in Biology, Geography and ICT at A Level, before achieving a BSc (Hons) 2:1 degree in Sport & Exercise Science from the University of […]

We Will Remember Them

First and Second Form students have created a stirring art installation entitled ‘We Will Remember Them’ in the School as part of Remembrance Week. The work remembers Old Gregorians who fought and fell during the First World War. It consists of paintings and illustrations of First World War scenes by students from this and last year […]