Stonyhurst

Tuesday, July 9, 2019

Many people attribute the grounds surrounding Stonyhurst College as a inspiration for JRR Tolkien, but the surrounding area is full of fantastic walks for Lord of the Rings fans, history buffs and avid ramblers.

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Wednesday, February 13, 2019

John Lenehan take us on a riverside route that passes one of Lancashire’s most historic buildings

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Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Over £3,000 was raised and the event is set to become an annual fixture in the Stonyhurst calendar.

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Thursday, January 4, 2018

Stonyhurst College houses the oldest surviving museum collection in the English speaking world.

Roger Borrell reports

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Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Test your knowledge on two popular walking locations in Lancashire.

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Monday, June 26, 2017

Parents, former parents, grandparents and staff of Stonyhurst College, Hurst Green, joined together for a special ladies lunch at Northcote, raising £1,100 towards their ‘Let’s Dance’ appeal.

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Monday, March 20, 2017

John Browne, the headmaster at Stonyhurst, talks to Julie Frankland about the history and ethos behind this historic school

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Monday, February 27, 2017

Lancashire and the Lake District have many connections to some of the greatest authors, books and literature ever written and desveres to be celebrated this World Book Day.

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Friday, November 11, 2016

As the nation pauses in remembrance this month, Chris Vere recalls the story of one soldier from Liverpool who served in both World Wars and was awarded a Victoria Cross.

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Friday, May 27, 2016

Stonyhurst College held its first ball to raise funds specifically for bursaries.

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Monday, May 23, 2016

It was big news when a Shakespeare First Folio was found on a Scottish island, but we have our very own here in the Ribble Valley. Julie Frankland went to see it

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Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Stonyhurst’s old boys include Tolkien, Conan Doyle, three saints and at least one president, Writer Julie Frankland and photographer Glynn Ward went behind the scenes

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The world’s most famous detective owes much to an historic school in the Ribble Valley, as Paul Mackenzie reports

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Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Stonyhurst College remembered those who died in the First World War when pupils, staff, parents, alumni and local dignitaries attended a special day, which began with mass in St Peter’s Church.

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Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Support for charities means a double visit for the Princess Royal

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Monday, July 5, 2010

A collection celebrating the life of an extraordinary man is coming home to Lancashire – bringing with it quite a tale. Roger Borrell reports

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