Jack overcomes the odds

Back in 2014, Jack Davies (Devine, 2015) was diagnosed with leukaemia. Earlier this month, he became an officer in the Royal Navy and will be starting university in September. His is a story of courage, hard work and an enterprising mind not easily beaten.


Discovering science at Cranfield

Back in April, OC Philippe Bridgeman (Gate, 1995), took part in Back to the Future Day to talk about careers in Science and Engineering. During the event, he offered Lower Sixth students the chance to visit him at Cranfield University and see for themselves the cutting edge work undertaken there.


Didn’t we have a ball?

In an extraordinary turn of events, it actually stopped raining last Friday afternoon, just in time for a helicopter to land on the north lawn which threatened to blow our marquee to kingdom come.