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News > St Swithun's History
Recorded when St Swithun's was closed during the coronavirus lockdown.

A short history of St Swithun's recorded to celebrate the school's 136th birthday on 5 May 2020 - by Headmistress, Jane Gandee. More...

Miss Mowbray and her staff 1886

The Mowbray Scholarship is awarded in memory of the work of Miss Mowbray, headmistress from 1884 to 1916. Read on to learn about her remarkable legac… More...

Charlotte M Yonge in later life

The inspiration behind the founding of St Swithun’s, Charlotte M Yonge was 'Mother Goose' to Anna Bramston and Aimée LeRoy, her 'goslings', and gave h… More...

Anna Bramston in 1922

Miss Anna Rachel Bramston celebrates International Women’s Day by explaining what she did to truly make a difference to you More...

St Swithun's will remember

As the British Legion launch the 2017 Poppy Appeal, Rosemary Kelly (Tupper) ED 1947 shares her memories of St Swithun's during WW2. More...

Princess Anne approaches the main entrance

Memories of Princess Anne's centenary visit. More...

Miss Bramston and Miss Le Roy

Find out why our junior house is named 'Le Roy' More...


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T: 01962 835734 or 01962 835782

Old Girls' Association
St Swithun's School
Alresford Road
SO21 1HA


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