October 2016

Louis to compete in British Junior Squash Championships after Millfield Open Success

October 31, 2016

Louis Murray convincingly won the Millfield Junior Open at Millfield School, taking home the Under 13's...

Truro School Squash success representing Cornwall

October 31, 2016

The fact that this years Under 13s Cornwall County team was solely represented by Truro School boys is a great testament to the continued success and investment in squash at Truro...

Three Rundell Boys from Norman Rundell (CO39)

October 27, 2016

It is probably not common for three boys of the same family to be at Truro School at the same time but this is what happened when the three Rundell boys, Ivor, Kenneth (Ken) and Norman were there between 1931 and...

1966 Intake 50 year Anniversary Cycle Tour: A trip down memory lane

October 27, 2016

Four old boys, Pete Mewton, Archie Warren, Martin Hollands & Steve Webb along with guest rider, Yorgos started out on Battle of Britain Day, Thursday 15th September from Topsham, Exeter, finishing at the school as planned four days later on Sunday afternoon....

Chris (Bill) Bishop (CO61)

October 27, 2016

Chris has always worked in the technology sector, specifically the application of computer systems to business and government bodies. He joined International Computers (ICL as it was commonly known) in...

Class of 64 Reunion History, by Richard Stevenson

October 27, 2016

In 1995 my wife Catherine and I holidayed on the Isles of Scilly and met up with old school friends: Andrew Julian, Keith ‘Kat’ Low, Francis Hicks and John Bourdeaux for the first time since I left school in...

World Scrabble Champion Brett Smitheram (CO97)

October 27, 2016

On Wednesday 31st August over 100 of the world’s top Scrabble players came together from every continent to contest the Mindsports International World Scrabble Championship in Lille,...

Flying Solo at Seventeen

October 24, 2016

Sixth form pupil, Adam King, completed his first solo flight in a powered aircraft this August as part of an RAF Air Cadet Pilot Scholarship programme, at the age of just...

South West Division relays at Millfield School

October 24, 2016

Headmaster’s Blog: 21st October 2016

October 21, 2016

Apart from the stair-rods that rained down on us, as the supporters and players of last Saturday’s U12 and U13 rugby fixtures against Plymouth College (Truro School victorious) will testify, haven’t we had wonderful Autumn weather....

Prep Head’s Blog: 21 October 2016

October 21, 2016

A huge thank you to all those who attended our Harvest Festival celebration at Truro School Chapel on the 9th October. It was a lovely occasion, complemented by the choir’s rendition of A Birthday (Singing Bird) by Christina...

Year 6 Explore the landscape of Wheal Coates

October 21, 2016

On Wednesday 12th October, 6AG were blessed with a bright Cornish Autumn day to explore some of the beautiful landscape and history of St...

Prep School: Sports Report October 2016

October 21, 2016

In beautiful conditions two great games of rugby were played against Plymouth College. The A team fairing slightly worse than the B....

Prep pupils perform ‘Henry V’ for the Shakespeare Schools’ Festival

October 20, 2016

30 pupils from the Prep recently performed Henry V on the big stage at the Hall for Cornwall as part of the Shakespeare Schools’...

U11 Rugby Truro Prep Vs Plymouth College

October 20, 2016

In beautiful conditions two great games of rugby were played against Plymouth College. The A team fairing slightly worse than the B....

U9 and U10 Rugby Success against Polwhele House

October 20, 2016

Having shown some great skills in both attack and defence Truro Prep came away with a well-earned victory....

U15 Swimming vs Plymouth College

October 20, 2016

A 16 strong team of swimmers travelled to Plymouth College for a U15...

Year 2’s DVD and Duvet Night

October 20, 2016

Last Friday there was great excitement in Year 2. All the children arrived at school with suitcases, holdalls, bags and bedding, enough to fill the largest removal...

1st X1 Girls’ Regional Finals

October 18, 2016

I was really impressed with the high level of matchplay at the regionals....

U18 Boys’ County Championships

October 18, 2016

With a few players missing due to the rugby the boys performed well as a team against Liskeard, some good defending & midfield passing resulting in a...