A Moment of Darkness

A Moment of Darkness

Posted on: March 25th 2019

#Earth Hour #Eco Club

A Moment of Darkness On Saturday 16th March, just after sunset, the Eco Club brought to Concord College, Earth Hour. The main purpose of the event was to spread awareness about climate change, the effects of our day-to-day consumption on our Earth and the #connecttotheearth movement. Attendees were expected to…

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Earth Hour 2019

Posted on: March 25th 2019

#Earth Hour #Eco Club

Organised by the Eco Club on 16th of March, the candle-lit ‘Earth Hour’ event was held at Concord’s West End, inspiring Concordians to do their part in saving the planet, simply by turning off their lights for an hour. The ‘lights-out’ event was made vibrant and entertaining by the talent…

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House Triathlon – My Experience

Posted on: March 22nd 2019

#Competition #House Sport #House Triathlon

It was a sunny, quiet day. Students were enjoying an afternoon off and it was warm and pleasant outside… Well, definitely not at Concord College. The Inter-House Triathlon competition was met with intense, freezing cold wind and drizzle. But it takes more than that to break the spirits of the…

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Red Nose Day 2019

Posted on: March 22nd 2019

#Charity #Comic Relief #Red Nose Day

On Red Nose Day, the school allowed us to wear our pyjamas and flip-flops to school for a minimum one-pound donation. Students and teachers alike strode around in “adorable” animal onesies, flannel pyjamas or T-shirts and shorts. One or two of them carried their teddy bears and other stuffed animals…

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Concord’s House Triathlon 2019

Posted on: March 20th 2019

#House Triathlon #Sports

On 13th of March 2019, Concord held its first inter-house triathlon competition. The race involved a 1-mile run, followed by a 2-mile cycle around Hall Meadow, and finishing with a 400m swim (25 lengths). Students could enter individually or in teams of three, with more than 200 students participating in…

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Concord’s Medical Futures Conference

Posted on: March 15th 2019

#Medical Conference #Science

The medical conference was an extremely engaging, informative and heart-warming experience. It not only provided invaluable insights into the process and strategy for application to medical schools but also gave potential medics the opportunity to catch a glimpse of their future in the present, by meeting with medical representatives from…

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Medical Futures Conference 2019

Posted on: March 8th 2019

#Med Soc #Medical Conference #Science

On the 2nd of March 2019, Concord College held its second Medical Futures Conference. A number of lecturers were invited to present talks to potential medical students. In addition, there were sessions set up for meeting different professionals from a variety of medial backgrounds and careers, as well as over…

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Concord’s Moonlit Walk 2019

Posted on: March 8th 2019

#Concord Clubs #Moonlit Walk

On 19th February 2019, a group of 11 students accompanied by Mr Brown, Mrs Darrall and Mrs Carter departed for an evening walk to the summits of the Long Mynd (we ascended approximately 516m), under the light of the full moon. We had the opportunity to witness the most spectacular…

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