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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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Nations Day

On Friday 13th June, the Prep School’s School Council, with the help of Friends of Marlborough College Malaysia, hosted the College’s first ever Nations Day. The aim of Nations Day is to celebrate all of the 31 different nations that we have represented in the Prep School, and all the nations all over the world. […]

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The Warisan Johor dancers vist MCM

The Warisan Johor dancers and musicians visited the College and gave two performances to packed audiences in the Drama Hall on Wednesday 11th June. Presenting a number of traditional Malaysian dances, those present witnessed athleticism, co-ordination, precision and skilful dancing delivered at a fast and furious pace in beautiful costumes, which resulted in rapturous applause […]

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Royal Johor vs MCM, Charity Polo Day 2014

On Sunday 8th June, by kind invitation of Her Royal Highness Raja Zarith Sofiah, Marlborough College Malaysia co-hosted an afternoon of Polo, in order to raise funds for the Malaysian Red Crescent Society. Over four hundred MCM parents and friends joined guests invited by Her Royal Highness and His Majesty, The Sultan of Johor, at […]

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Marlborough Miles 2014

The Marlborough Miles 2014 got off to a thunderous start. Many awoke to ominous, dark clouds and heavy rain which, although delaying the departure, did not dampen the enthusiasm of our ‘early starters’. A video message from the Master of Marlborough College UK, Mr Jonathan Leigh, gave us the final encouragement we needed as we […]

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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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Tokyo Presentation

It may be a surprise for some that the College has a strong association with Japan and that Japanese pupils make up 3% of our pupil body. To further strengthen this happy association the Master and Mrs Pick visited Tokyo in the last week of the Easter holiday. The Master spoke at an event organised […]

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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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IPSEF Conference, Kuala Lumpur

The Master chaired the third IPSEF Asia conference (International and Private Schools Education Forum) which was held in Kuala Lumpur on Wednesday 12th and Thursday 13th March. The conference was attended by around 150 delegates bringing together educationalists from a variety of countries and different stakeholder groups. Top photo The Master with speaker John Morris, […]

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South East Asia Marlburian Club Dinner

This year, the South East Asia Marlburian Club dinner was hosted at Traders Hotel in Johor, Malaysia. The setting was beautiful with drinks taken before and after the event overlooking Puteri Harbour with the lights of Singapore in the distance. Traders put on a delicious meal which was much enjoyed by everyone. We had an […]

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Dan Hannan MEP Talk at MCM

On Sunday 2nd March, we were delighted to welcome Mr Dan Hannan, Member of the European Parliament and Old Marlburian, who gave a most interesting and articulate talk. After Marlborough College, Dan took a First Class degree in Modern History at Oxford. He was elected as the youngest member of the European Parliament in 1999. […]

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Senior School Division Swimming Gala

The last Tuesday of term saw the Senior School take to the water in the first annual ‘Marlborough College Malaysia Senior School Division Swimming Gala’. With over one hundred and seventy pupils battling it out in twenty-four individual events and four, four-man relays against their opposing Divisions, the competition was fierce. This was matched by […]

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House Shout 2013

The Marlborough House Shout took place on the final evening of the half term before a full house in the drama theatre. Taylor House began the proceedings and performed ‘Demons’, a somewhat dark song by Indie Rock band Imagine Dragons. The tonal quality of the performance was most impressive and the piano playing of accompanist […]

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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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Friends of MCM, Welcome Coffee Morning

Tuesday 3rd September This morning, the Master of MCM, Bob Pick, warmly welcomed new parents and introduced the newly appointed Chairman of the “Friends of MCM”, Mrs Justine Walker and her industrious committee, to the Marlborough community. There was much excitement in the Dining Hall as members of the Senior Management Team, beaks and parents, […]

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Prize Day: Saturday 6th July 2013

The inaugural Marlborough College Malaysia Prize Day took place on the final morning of the academic year. Blue skies and sunshine greeted the five hundred attendees for the event which took place in the sports hall. Mr John Manser, Chairman of Council, and the Master gave speeches following music from the orchestra and a rousing […]

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Royal Johor vs MCM, Charity Polo Day

His Majesty, The Sultan of Johor. On Sunday 9th June, by kind invitation of Her Royal Highness Raja Zarith Sofiah, Marlborough College Malaysia co-hosted an afternoon of Polo, in order to raise funds for, and highlight the work of, the Malaysian Red Crescent Society. MCM parents and friends joined guests invited by Her Royal Highness and His Majesty, The Sultan of Johor at the Istana […]

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2013 Marlborough Miles

On Wednesday 8th May Marlborough College Malaysia took part in a whole school charity event: 2013 Marlborough Miles. The challenge began before sunrise with the sprightly boarders and the less sprightly Beaks at the ready. By breakfast, an astonishing 500 Marlborough Miles had been achieved; setting the standards high for the arrival of the day pupils and parent participants. At 8:45am […]

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MCM, Charity Art Auction 2013

Every child from Prep to the Remove and many Beaks contributed to the exhibition of paintings that were auctioned last night to launch the Marlborough College Malaysia, Charity Fund. Exploring the theme, “Malaysia” the school has considered the culture, food, music, art, flora and fauna, birds, butterflies and other native creatures found in their new […]

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