News Archive - 2010/11


Pipe Band on Top of the World

The Juvenile band won the World Championships in Glasgow on Saturday for the fourth time in their history. Against very high standard competition, they proved too strong for bands...Read More

Posted on 16 August 2011 By Mr Iain Simpson

Juvenile Band Make it Three Out of Three

The Juvenile band secured their third Championship win of the season in Belfast on Saturday. Having already won the Scottish and British titles, they won the European Championships...Read More

Posted on 01 August 2011 By Mr Iain Simpson

Three Bronze Medals at British National Rowing Championships

Watson's had a successful outing at the British National Rowing Championships, held at the National Water Sports Centre near Nottingham this weekend, coming home with three bronze...Read More

Posted on 18 July 2011 By Mrs Fiona MacFarlane

Pipes & Drums Take Canada by Storm

The pipe band has had a successful competition weekend at the Antigonish Highland Games in Canada. Myles McIntyre (Class of 2011) won best Grade 1 drummer, while John Benson (Class...Read More

Posted on 12 July 2011 By Mrs Fiona MacFarlane

Safe Arrival in Canada

The Pipes & Drums arrived safe and well in Canada and are pictured outside their accommodation in Antigonish, Nova Scotia. ...Read More

Posted on 07 July 2011 By Mrs Fiona MacFarlane

The Winning Formula

As the end of term approached seven of our S4 pupils headed off to Silverstone to the culmination of several months of hard work. They have been taking part in Formula Schools, a...Read More

Posted on 04 July 2011 By Mrs Fiona MacFarlane

Sun Shines on Chosen Charities

On an incredibly sunny June afternoon the Senior School pupils were out in force on Charities Day raising money for their chosen charities and projects. This year the...Read More

Posted on 30 June 2011 By Mrs Fiona MacFarlane

Silver for Junior Skiers

Our Junior School Ski Team won silver at the Scottish Schools' Ski Association Dual Slalom held on Friday at the Midlothian Snowsports Centre. On a glorious day they all skied...Read More

Posted on 28 June 2011 By Mrs Fiona MacFarlane

British Champions

The Juvenile band won the second Major Championship of the season in Annan on Saturday 25 June to add to the Scottish Champions title they won last month. In a closely fought...Read More

Posted on 27 June 2011 By Mr Iain Simpson

Scottish Schools’ Swimming Successes

At the Scottish Schools’ Swimming Relay Championships, which were held at the Tollcross Pool in Glasgow, Watson’s pupils swam in all senior events and performed...Read More

Posted on 24 June 2011 By Miss Catriona Begg

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