Foundation Events

Foundation Events

Festive Drinks 2017

Festive drinks in the Assembly HallIn November 2017 we hosted over 60 guests at a festive drinks reception, thanking everyone who attended for their contributions to the consultation process and providing them with an opportunity to see the Campus Masterplan including Phase 1 – the £7 million Junior School Development.

2017 Caritas Lecture

Professor Sarah Churchwell gives the Caritas LectureWe were delighted to welcome Professor Sarah Churchwell to present the 2017 Caritas Lecture. Professor Churchwell spoke about Careless People: F Scott Fitzgerald and the Invention of The Great Gatsby which had set the theme for this year’s Festival of Ideas. Before the lecture, donors and friends of the Foundation had the opportunity to enjoy a refreshment and meet Professor Churchwell at a private reception.

2016 Caritas Lecture Reception 21 September

Sir Robert Winston giving the Caritas lectureAs part of our Festival of Ideas, Sir Robert Winston, famed for his fertility work and TV series Child of Our Time, gave a lecture 'Future Perfect? Will we still be human in the 21st century?' We were thrilled to welcome him to our donor reception beforehand, where he was able to mingle with donors and pupils.