Bobber Pot, the strongly contested unison house singing competition, was held on Sunday, 18 October in New Hall. In the absence of an audience, each House recorded their song, and these recordings were sent to the adjudicator for her appraisal.
This year’s judge was Naomi Crellin, a renowned singer and arranger, who is the Music Director of Australia’s leading vocal jazz ensemble, The Idea of North. She joined us online from Australia for her insightful and incisive adjudication.
Congratulations to Kingsgate House (Beloe’s) on their winning performance of Irving Berlin’s Let’s face the music and dance. Second went to Hawkins' (Chawker's) with their lively S.O.S and Du Boulay's (Cook's) secured third place with a rousing rendition of Viva la Vida.
22nd March 2021
Former Head of House, Tristan Gauthier, reflects on sporting triumph and the bonds formed along the way.
28th September 2021
As they return from a long weekend back home, First Year pupils reflect on their initial impressions of Winchester.
27th September 2021
On Friday 21 September the boys and staff of Winchester College attempted to run the 2,500km distance former pupil, George Mallory trekked in order to climb Everest, from Mumbai to Base Camp. A commemorative challenge in honour of the feat he achieved 100 years ago.
25th May 2021
Despite the regular downpours, Furley's secured top spot at this year's inter-house school sports day, known as Athlā. A resident of Furley's and captain of athletics, Frankie Shropshire reports on a day of competition, teamwork and encouragement.
22nd March 2021
Boys and dons aim to travel the equivalent distance to reach Samos, Greece to raise money for Médecins Sans Frontières.
16th March 2021
In this heart-warming piece, the 'Kennyites' share what they most enjoy about life in the house, along with insights from some of the first years into how they have settled in.