The Wellington Community exists to inspire and support the students as well as being a wonderful social and professional network for all its members.

Widening Opportunity at Wellington

WOW!

We are supporting the aspirations and ambitions of young people in the UK…

OUR PROGRAMMES

Opportunities to get involved

We want every member of the Wellington Community to be able to enjoy and benefit from their association with the College and the Community. We have a number of exciting opportunities across our programmes for members of the Community to be part of.

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We are shaping the future

‘Inspire!’ is at the heart of the College’s ambitious development plan. It aims to: develop our campus and deliver a truly dynamic and world-leading educational environment; widen opportunity and access through our bursary programme – the WOW! campaign; provide an enriched curriculum and platform for all round educational success and set our students up for life beyond Wellington; and restore, conserve and celebrate our amazing heritage.

Latest News

OW John Franks Vallentin Victoria Cross Anniversary

07 November 2018

Today, 7th November, marks the anniversary of the action in 1914 for which Old Wellingtonian John Franks Vallentin was posthumously awarded the Victoria Cross. John came to Wellington in 1895 and left in 1898. He was in Mr Purnell’s House, now known as the Picton. He was commissioned into the Army in 1899, served in […]

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Remembering the First World War – our Wellington website, special exhibition, and talk

06 November 2018

As we approach the centenary of the end of the First World War, I’d like to draw your attention to the events and resources which we have produced to help us understand more about those from Wellington who fought and died. Over the last two years we have developed our First World War Memorial Website, […]

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Rugby for Social Development in Rio

06 November 2018

OWs Will Wilson (S 15), Oli Wilson (S 17), Ben Savill (Pn 17), Meg Dennis (Hn 17) and Zara Bilimoria (O 17) are supporting UMRio: https://uk.gofundme.com/UMRio2016 In 2013, Robert Malengreau set up UMRio, a non-government organization in the isolated favela of Morro do Castro, located in São Gonçalo, two hours from central Rio, with one of […]

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Upcoming Events

15 November 2018

OW Oxford University Gathering

6:30pm, The First Floor Restaurant, Oxford

The Wellington Community invites you to an informal and fun catch up for everyone at Oxford University, with food and drinks. Members of the Wellington Community Team and Common Room will be in attendance.

Please help spread the word to other OWs.

We look forward to seeing you!

Booking will open soon.

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17 November 2018

Wellington Parent Singers

11.00am, Concert Room, Wellington College

Join the informal and fun Wellington Parent Singers group, led by Simon Williamson, designed for singers of all abilities and covering a range of music from West Side Story to choral classics. Having launched the parent singers last year, we are now 20 members strong and welcome many more to join. Come along and give it a try!

 

To register or for more information please contact: community@wellingtoncollege.org.uk


21 November 2018

Magic of Maths: The Fourth Dimension

7:30pm, Moral Room, Mallinson Library, Wellington College

The final instalment in this series first asks what happens if there is more to geometry than meets the eye and then examines what happens if there is also more than meets the hand! What might the geometry of the fourth dimension look like? And how can we know?

 

To register or for more information please contact: community@wellingtoncollege.org.uk


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Wonderful to see the launch of Marcus Beresford’s book on Marshal William Carr Beresford at the Royal Irish Academy… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…