K.E.S. in the News

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King Edward VI School in the News

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Abducted: A gripping timeless tale of power, humanity and child kidnapping

Budding scientists put on an explosive display

Happy birthday to the Bard at annual parade

Shakespeare’s school to appoint first head girl in 500 years

Review: The Woman in the Moon, Edward’s Boys

Pioneering techie determined to make a difference

Youngsters across Warwickshire go digital

School unveils plans for state-of-the-art sporting hub

Computer science fair to return to Stratford

Future bright for Stratford students

Arty pupils in the running for Shakespeare marathon medal design

Anger as council rejects school’s calls for road safety improvements

Thousands flock to town for Christmas lights switch on

Countdown begins as Stratford is lit up for Christmas

The Shakespeare blog: In Remembrance of Richard Spender

KES honours former head boys to mark completion of £2.2 million building project

KES students celebrate exam success

Stratford student will be on guard at national event

KES scoops best A Level results in county

‘Stand out’ A Level performance by KES students

Ancient artifacts to be returned to Shakespeare’s Schoolroom

Students come to rescue of a lost walker on mountain trek

Memorial Dedicated at the Henley Baptist Church

The Shakespeare Blog – Edward’s Boys in Summer 2017

Stratford students complete six hour race to top of RST Tower

Pupils do mock trial competition justice

KES students race to the tower

Excellent Esme steals the show at Abingdon

The Shakespeare blog: Tim Pigott-Smith and Shakespeare

Actor and former Stratford schoolboy Tim Pigott-Smith dies aged 70

Tim Pigott-Smith dies, aged 70

Fundraisers prepare for first Shakespeare Sleepout

Shakespeare’s Schooldays brought to life

KES fencers celebrate a hat-trick of hat-tricks

The Shakespeare blog – Edward’s Boys and Thomas Middleton’s A Trick to Catch the Old One

Happy Birthday Swan Theatre

KES go head to head in debate with Stratford Rotarians

Shakespeare to support Stratford’s Women’s refuge

KES students enjoy drama competition

Exciting plans afoot to celebrate Shakespeare

A jolly fundraiser KES students enjoy a winning start to 2017

A class act from KES, in Stratford-upon-Avon

Folk band Fleetwood Cave launch new album and tour

KES students celebrating Oxbridge offers Squash success for KES

Medals galore for Stratford rowers

Stratford medals aplenty at Wycliffe Small Boats Head

Remembering the fallen at Great War exhibition

KES pupils thanked for fundraising efforts by WaterAid

Air ambulance flying high thanks to KES donation

Ties between Stratford and China continue to grow

Activities honor two great figures

The WHOLE of Shakespeare’s home town of Stratford-upon-Avon is to be rebuilt – in China

Shakespeare’s hometown to be rebuilt – in China

Thanks to todays Guard of Honour King Edward VI Stratford winners

District’s youngsters pick up GCSE results

Live Updates: GCSE results as we get them

Students celebrate A Level results

Students celebrate A Level success

A Level students look to the future

World Congress being held in Stratford and London

Helping others to help save lives School staff go that extra mile for charity

KES artists display work in Guild Chapel

KES team to face MCC side

Stratford Regatta is hailed a huge success

New gates blessed at K.E.S.

Tour offering behind-the-scenes glimpse of Shakespeare’s Schoolroom & Guildhall

Chinese to replace French at Shakespeare’s old school

Top university offers to record number of KES students

Schools earn 25 Oxbridge offers

Hat-trick of victories for inspired Booth

Preparations for the 400th Anniversary of Shakespeare’s Death

Roof works on Shakespeare’s Schoolroom completed ahead of building opening in April

Stratford-on-Avon named top ‘new’ tourist destination

Shakespeare’s 400th anniversary: ‘man of Stratford’ to be celebrated in 2016

Paving stones to mark Stratford’s historic buildings

Major grant towards Shakespeare 2016 celebrations

Shakespeare: the burning questions about his life

Big Year for Stratford as world celebrates Shakespeare’s legacy

Three Quarters of KES GCSE Papers Graded A* or A

First time girls help K.E.S. celebrates best ever A Level results

Body and soul:  The Globe’s John Ford Experiment

‘An accident waiting to happen’ – road safety concern at K.E.S.

Exclusive:  Shakespeare’s school room gets vital £1.4 million heritage fund

Shakespeare’s schoolroom £1.4 million lottery grant

Shakespeare schoolroom to be restored in £1.4 million scheme

Nicole and Danielle win bronze in canoe polo’s Flanders Cup

Apply students at Stratford Girls Grammar School on a hat trick

Plenty to savour on and off the water at the regatta

Not Shakespeare, and not Blackfriars

K.E.S. Legal Eagles compete in mock trial finals

Stratford School to commemorate World War One flying ace Honour for Victoria Cross hero pilot

Stratfordians honour former K.E.S. Victoria Cross Winner

Leamington Man wants to make Latin the vox populi

Plaque commemorates Stratford War Hero

WW1 VC hero memorial stones unveiled in towns

Trio of British Titles for ace KES Fencers

Pupils dues on court for national final appearance

Stratfordians thanks after successful birthday celebrations

Happy Birthday Shakespeare

Still time to support first Herald Charity Gala

Stratford Literary Festival 2015:  10 quirky events you must see

Get involved in Shakespeare’s Birthday Celebration

A big party planned for Shakespeare

Aston Martin Chief’s talk fuels student’s career plans

A big party planned for Shakespeare’s Birthday

Shakespeare Birthday Celebrations in Stratford-upon-Avon

Historic Guild Chapel clean-up begins

Work underway on Guild Chapel

K.E.S. Fencers are British Champions

Celebrating 2016 in Stratford preparations begin

I Am Welsh

Homecoming gig for James Cottriall (he’s famous you know)

Unanimous approval for Shakespeare’s Schoolroom and Guildhall Plan

Docherty and Clay bring home the pots

Tributes paid to Sir William Lawrence

See plans for KES Guildhall restoration

First Young Poet Laureate named

Wolf Hall star drops in at KES

KES Rowers win the Northampton Head of the Nene

David stepping down after 25 years as Stratford’s VP Chairman

Heads’ anger at plan to scrap free buses

Which are Coventry and Warwickshire’s best schools for GCSEs and A-Levels?

KES Youngsters prove their sporting prowess

Jumping at new challenge

Young Bablake School rugby player scores 19 tries in one game – an incredible 105-105 draw

Bablake School producing next generation

Athletic club clean up at sports awards

Parking firm letter gaffe sparks security worries

Help Keep the Morris Men Dancing

Wordsmith Dan is Countdown champ

All set for a celebration of Sport

Plenty happening on and off the water

Floral offerings for Shakespeare’s Birthday

Pupils performed beyond their years

Sixth Form Students take on UK budget in competition

K.E.S. Students to tell Miller Classic

Celebrating Shakespeare’s 450th in Stratford

Stratford’s Historic Spine, Shakespeare Forgery and April Fool

“I’m delighted to be back” – popular soprano to star with choral society

A new chapter as K.E.S. takes up residence at council house

Gregory Doran on Shakespeare’s Quill

Townspeople needed to fund Bard’s Birthday Celebrations

Stratford School Children to tread Swan Theatre boards

David Biddle – K.E.S. Pupil and Teacher

District is missing out on vital funding – business leaders claim Meet the A* student who achieved against the odds

Stratford-upon-Avon hosts its annual Music Festival

South Warwickshire students perform at Palace of Westminster

Students celebrate A Level success

New website commemorating K.E.S. boys killed in WWW1

Website honours K.E.S. Great War dead Regatta is an occasion to savour

Stratford-upon-Avon is a must all year around

Prince Charles in Stratford

Warm Welcome for Prince Charles

Airman who shot down first Zeppelin

Prince Charles Visits Stratford

Prince Charles to Visit Stratford

Stratford goes Bard Barmy for Birthday celebrations

Britain Remembers William Shakespeare

South Warwickshire Students perform at the Palace of Westminster

Shakespeare celebrations trump festivities for St. George

£1m Funds Bid Could See Bard’s Classroom open to the Public

Exciting Shakespeare Find at his School

Look around William Shakespeare’s Classroom unchanged since 16th Century

Nat West Schools Cup: Adams’ Grammar defeat King Edward’s, Stratford to reach last 16

Family of WWI Hero Unveil 100th Anniversary Plaque K.E.S. Unveils Plaque for Fallen Schoolboys

Government conform WW1 hero (and Old Edwardian) will be commemorated in Stratford

K.E.S. Fencers shortlisted for the 12th Annual Stratford Sports’ Awards

Edward’s Boys at the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse at the Globe mentioned in The Shakespeare Blog

Stratford Christmas Light Switch On

National Award for Martin after five A Grades

“Historic Year” even for such an Historic School

Victory for Herald Campaign to get Stratford War Hero Recognised

Shakespeare Grammar School Finally Open Enrollment to Girls

Girls Allowed!

To Thine Own School Be True

Shakespeare School Enrols Girls for the First Time

WWW1 Tribute at Shakespeare’s School

A Golden Year for Stratford Paralympian James Roe

Stratford Gold Medalist Back on the Water

Owzat Dad? I’m going to India

The history of William Shakespeare

Time to party for the Bard’s 449th birthday  

Stratford-upon-Avon school’s centenary performance of …

King Edward VI tribute to the dead of WWI