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Carol Service 2017

On the evening of Sunday 10th of December the College community gathered in Wykeham Hall to celebrate the Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols, heralding the advent of Christmas with readings about the nativity and hearty congregational carol-singing. The traditional format of the Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols presented the opportunity for both Senior […]

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Friends of MCM Christmas Fair

This year the Friends of MCM Christmas Fair was held in the new Prep School building and it was absolutely buzzing with activity.  The Wykeham Hall was transformed into a fabulous gift area with over 50 vendors selling an array of international goods and festive treats. Children were entertained with horse riding, sumo wrestling, archery […]

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Remembrance Day service Kranji

The boarding community, Common Room and MCM families joined, dignitaries, military personnel and religious leaders at Kranji War Memorial for the annual Remembrance Day service, where members of the College choir performed alongside choirs from Dulwich College Singapore and Tanglin Trust. This is a key event in the College calendar, and a time for reflection and remembrance […]

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House Shout 2017

The House Shout for the boarding houses becomes more impressive every year.  In fact, this year, the Prep School Houses of Iskandar and Taylor were so incredibly impressive that they tied, another first for the singing competitions at MCM!  The songs performed by Iskandar and Taylor were Leonard Cohen’s ‘Hallelujah’, and Imagine Dragon’s ‘Thunder’ respectively. […]

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House Harmony Competition 2017

The House Harmony is a competition for the eight Senior Houses.  This year the competition was held in the Wykeham Hall, the main hall in the new Prep School buildings.  The event was a spectacular demonstration of phenomenal talent and imagination, and despite very tough competition, Steel House won the Harmony cup for the first […]

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Inter-House Table Tennis Tournament 2017

For the past three years Wills House has hosted an Inter-House Table Tennis Challenge open to all boarders from the four senior Houses.   This year, the matches have been played after supper, during Studies, in Wills House Common Room since early September. The four best players from each House have battled it out in a […]

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My Beagle Hash Experience

I volunteered to do the beagle hash with a friend from Munawir Hill, called Rafiq. We weren’t sure what to expect, but after the week of prep and doing the event we decided that we had clearly made a good decision! Dr Hakimi had kindly made the Hash tags in the Munawir colours and Mr […]

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Kranji Remembrance Service Singapore

Sunday 13th November saw the annual Kranji Remembrance Service held in Singapore, attended by boarders and beaks of MCM. Despite the need for a very early start, the Marlborough community arrived at the Kranji War Memorial to see the combined choirs of Dulwich, Tanglin and Marlborough College, accompanied by the Marlborough string quartet, sing at […]

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MCM Defy Gravity – Bouldering Competition 2015

After a comprehensive readjustment of the bouldering wall, we were excited to launch MCM’s first ever Senior Bouldering Competition. Pupils had one hour to attempt 20 different routes or ‘problems’ ranging in difficulty and on walls that varied from vertical to completely overhanging. Scores were determined using a points-based system depending on whether each problem […]

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House Harmony and House Shout 2015

The House Harmony and House Shout competitions took place just prior to the half-term break. We were fortunate to be joined for both events by Mrs Fiona Knight-Lucas who proved to be an excellent adjudicator. The Harmony consisted of the six Senior Houses with the competition taking place during Senior School assembly. Thompson set the […]

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