Talking Engineering and Sustainability with Misha Patel

Talking Engineering and Sustainability with Misha Patel

As part of the Diversity and Inclusion lecture programme, we were very lucky to welcome Misha Patel recently. Misha is not only doing a DPhil in Engineering at the University of Oxford,…

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Ben Fogle at Wycombe Abbey

125 Speaker Series: Ben Fogle

On the 6 May, for the final talk in the 125 Speaker Series, Ben Fogle visited Wycombe Abbey to talk to pupils, parents and staff on the theme of resilience. It was…

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Wycombe Management Conference 2022

Wycombe Management Conference 2022

Last week, the Lower Sixth (LVI) had the opportunity to take part in the annual Management Conference, hosted by Wycombe Abbey, in partnership with the Royal Grammar School, High Wycombe. The Conference,…

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125 Speaker Series: Sir Matthew Pinsent

As part of our 125 celebrations, the School was fortunate to have Sir Matthew Pinsent, the four-time Olympic world champion as the second speaker in our 125 Speaker Series: Making A Difference….

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Career Spotlight: Working in the Charity Sector with Lucy Burrows-Smith

Working in the Charity Sector: Career Spotlight with Senior, Lucy Burrows-Smith

In the first Career Spotlight of the year, we were fortunate to hear from Lucy Burrows-Smith, a Wycombe Abbey Senior. She talked to pupils about her career in the charity sector and…

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Poland Back in the Narrative – A History Society Talk

In November, the History Society was fortunate to hear from Roger Moorhouse; he gave a fascinating talk about Poland in 1939 and The September Campaign. A British historian and author specialising in…

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Holocaust Survivor Shares her Story with LV

On 11 May, LV were given the incredible opportunity to hear the first-hand account of Holocaust survivor, Susie Barnett – I could not hide my amazement as I listened to her story….

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Flourishing at Wycombe, Natasha Devon Talk

Flourishing at Wycombe | Stress and Anxiety: Looking after Myself and Others

Here at Wycombe Abbey, we know just how difficult the past year has been for us all and how especially tough it has been for the young people in our care. That…

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Wycombe Management Conference 2021

The Wycombe Management Conference 2021

The Wycombe Management Conference has been a staple of the Wycombe Abbey Sixth Form experience for the last 30 years. In collaboration with the Royal Grammar School, High Wycombe, and now nicknamed…

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The Carrington Award: Virtual Talk by Dr Anna Machin

The Carrington Award: Dr Anna Machin ‘How Love Makes Us Human’

  On Friday 20 November, we welcomed evolutionary anthropologist, Dr Anna Machin, to give a virtual talk to our Sixth Form as part of The Carrington Award. Dr Machin is world-renowned for…

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