Sulawesi Relief Aid

I had been volunteering with Yayasan Project Karma in Indonesia since the Lombok earthquake on the 7th of August.  During the summer holidays we were there giving medical treatment, food and water.  One week after the earthquake we set up an emergency school for 400 students in different grades.  We have other programmes that will […]

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Welcome Coffee Morning

On Tuesday, 11th September,  ‘Friends of MCM’  held their Welcome Coffee Morning in the Wykeham Hall. The Master, Alan Stevens welcomed the large gathering of parents and also introduced the plans for the new College farm, which is proceeding at great pace, with expert advice and support from Folo, a local organic farming community in Johor […]

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‘Night at the Oscars’ Ball

Saturday 5th May saw the fifth annual Ball for Friends of MCM, held for the first time within the College campus in the Wykeham Hall. Thanks to Leisure Farm’s generous donation, we managed to transform the school hall into an elegant, glitzy, Hollywood ballroom. Guests strolled along the red carpet in an array of sequins […]

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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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Nations Day 2017

It was fantastic to see over 40 nationalities represented at Nations Day today. The Prep School were entertained by wonderful performances from Malaysia, China, Japan and Spain, the pupils were also able to learn about different countries traditional food, dress and customs at the Green Hall where Friends of MCM held the popular Nations Day […]

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Friends of MCM Coffee Morning

Held in the new Prep School, the “Friends of MCM” Welcome Coffee Morning created much excitement as parents gathered to warmly welcome to Marlborough College Malaysia, the new Master Mr Alan Stevens and his wife Heather. As has become a trademark of our coffee mornings, parents enjoyed the hugely popular homemade cookies, whilst browsing the many vendors […]

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New Bikes for the College

The Friends of MCM are pleased to announce that during the half term break we were able to purchase a selection of bicycles for use by the pupils of the College. Although the main project moving forward for Friends is the Eco Garden, this has been delayed due to the Sports Hall construction works. On […]

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Friends of MCM Christmas Fair 2016

The Friends of MCM Christmas Fair, sponsored by Leisure Farm, was held on Sunday 20th November. The Prep School looked spectacular with all the Christmas decorations and the atmosphere was jolly, with the festive tunes adding to the fun at the official start of the Christmas season at MCM. The Prep School was packed with […]

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The East meets West Friends of MCM Ball

Supported by Leisure Farm, Properties.my, Stanley Gibbons Investment and The Harbour Front Bar. This year’s theme of ‘East meets West’ gave parents a chance to show off a variety of amazing ensembles including kimonos, saris, cheongsams and even kilts at the ball held on Saturday 7th May. The evening started under the stars with prosecco […]

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Plans for New Prep School Building Unveiled

Friends of MCM held their coffee morning today in the Marlburian. A display of the plans for the new Prep School building had its first viewing and the Master talked us through the concepts and ideas behind the planning. These plans will shortly be on display in the Prep School reception area. Parents enjoyed homemade […]

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Friends of MCM Golf Day 2016

Sunday 31st January saw the second Friends of MCM Golf Day for parents and teachers at the picturesque Palm Resort Golf and Country Club. Thankfully, after all the storms we’ve had recently, the weather was perfect, although many of the players were dodging the sunshine and hiding their sunburn from the rugby tournament the day […]

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Friends of MCM Golf Day

The relentless Malaysian sun didn’t deter the keen golfers within our college community last weekend. Palm Resort Country Club played hosts to our first ever golf event and with over 56 parents, students and beaks taking part it was an amazing day. The course was challenging at times but played beautifully at others, providing an enjoyable 18 […]

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Friends of MCM Summer Ball

It was the perfect end to what has been a truly wonderful inaugural year for the Friends of MCM. The stage had been set, Traders Hotel had been transformed into the woods of Athenia and even the closed roads for the sundowner marathon could not keep the enthusiastic guests away. The delicate sounds of the […]

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Friends of MCM Singapore Quiz

Friday 25th April was a landmark occasion for Friends – the first social event held in Singapore. The scene was set: tables were laid, napkins crisply folded and waiters at the ready, in the iconic “Elizabeth Suite” at the British Club. All appropriately “British” including the stragglers from the downstairs pub at the British Club […]

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Official Athletics Track Opening – Saturday 22nd February 2014

On the morning of 22nd February, over 400 budding young athletes descended upon the newly-built eight lane tartan track to take part in the ‘Official Athletics Track Opening’. With sport being so integral to the ethos of the College, it was wonderful to see such a strong turnout from both pupils and parents alike at […]

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MCM Christmas Fair

Fortunately, the rain clouds stayed away but the parents, pupils and beaks did not. The inaugural Friends of MCM Christmas Fair was a wonderful success, the Christmas tunes and aromas wafted through the Lower Prep School, transforming it into a hive of festive activity. The pupils enjoyed the entertainment and traditional games, while the parents […]

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Friends of MCM – Quiz & Curry Night

The stage was set. The teams had convened at their tables. The corks had been popped. The taste buds had been tantalized by the curry. In fact the atmosphere was tingling with the unsure buzz of excitement and apprehension. And so the battle commenced. The questions were varied, the answers frequently challenged and at times […]

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