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Prior Park College Remembers the Fallen in Poignant Ceremony
16th December 2014

Remembrance Sunday Mass this year was celebrated with particular poignancy given the milestone of 100 years since the beginning of WW1. The College acknowledged this in a Mass at which the Headmaster spoke of the old boys who had given their lives for their country, and students delivered bidding prayers that remembered the various groups that make up the Armed Forces, both past and present. After Mass, prizes were awarded to local students who had won Prior Park's WW1 poetry and prose competition. The congregation then moved outside where the Headmaster planted a weeping copper beech tree, which was then blessed by Father Smeaton before everyone gathered in the Mansion for refreshments which included ANZAC biscuits.

 

 

 

- Prior Park College is one of the largest independent Catholic co-educational boarding and day schools in the UK, with 580+ students.

- The College is situated within a picturesque 57-acre site overlooking the world heritage city of Bath.

- The College received ‘outstanding’ in its latest ISI Inspection Report.

- Prior Park College is part of The Prior Foundation which comprises a group of three schools: The Paragon Junior School, Bath; Prior Park Prep School, Cricklade, Wiltshire; Prior Park College, Bath. Further information can be found on our website www.thepriorfoundation.com