Bridgewater's Freddie Cartwright selected to play cricket for Manchester District U13s

Freddie Cartwright is one to watch

Here at Bridgewater, the celebration of success in all areas of school life is fundamental to our ethos, which is why we were so thrilled to hear of the achievements

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Youth Sport Trust Week of Sport at Bridgewater School

Prep Week of Sport for Youth Sport Trust

In support of the Youth Sport Trust, the Prep Department’s ‘Week of Sport’ coincided with the charity’s National School Sport Week (NSSW2021), celebrating the importance of physical education and the

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Bridgewater School virtual sports day 2020

Prep Virtual Sports Day

Whilst we may be apart, we are still very much together. This was the theme for this week’s Virtual Sports Day in the Prep School when the power of sport

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2020 AJIS U11 Hockey Tournament plate winners

U11s shine in 2020 AJIS Hockey Tournament

2019-20 is proving to be a wonderful year of sporting achievement with both Senior and Prep students competing at the highest level and representing Bridgewater in a number of national

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U16 footballers triumph in National ISA Tournament

Bridgewater U16 footballers become ISA National Champions 2019/20. This year’s ISA National 6 A-Side Football Tournament at the University of Nottingham was one of the most strongly contested in the

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ISA North 2019 U11 Basketball Champions

ISA Basketball title for Bridgewater U11s

Prep pupils here at Bridgewater School relished another opportunity to compete at the highest level and represented our school superbly once again, in this year’s ISA North Basketball Tournament. The

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Bridgewater pupil joins Ambition Race Team

Bridgewater’s junior skier set to join Ambition Race Team

Ten year old Allegra Turton is flying high following her invitation to join the Ambition Race Team, one of GBR’s leading alpine ski racing academies responsible for producing a number

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Bridgewater School Malaga sports tour

Malaga football & netball development tour 2022

Sunday 12th – Friday 17th June 2022 Following the successful 2019 tour, a sports / cultural tour to Malaga CF has been planned for students in Years 9-10, as part

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U9 football champions 2019

U9 football champions 2019

Our pupils here at Bridgewater School have clearly taken on board everything they learned at the recent Football Development Tour to Spain and are reaping the benefits of that training

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Bridgewater pupil Alfie Turley wins ISA Cross Country U9 championship

Bridgewater pupil wins ISA Cross Country title

Year 4 Bridgewater Prep pupil and Manchester City U9 Academy player, Alfie Turley, is proving to be hard to beat with and without a ball. Alfie recently took home ‘Player

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AJIS Indoor Athletics Championships 2019 winners

AJIS Indoor Athletics Championships 2019

Thirty talented pupils from across Prep V and VI enjoyed a marvellous day of athletics last week as they competed in the annual AJIS Indoor Athletics Championships at the Robin

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Archie O'Neill Bridgewater cricketer

Young cricketer is one to watch

  Interview by Rowan Blessing and Cassia Reynolds, 10S.   Archie O’Neill, at only 12 years old, is already amassing awards for his cricketing ability. Archie, originally from Camberley, moved

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Valencia Football Development Tour

Valencia Football Development Tour 2019

Following the success of the 2018 football development tour to Valencia CF, another trip has been planned for October 2019. The six day / five night trip is planned for

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Bridgewater School football kit

School football teams kitted out with new sponsorship

Christmas has come early to our Senior Girls and Prep School football teams in the form of some new kits, thanks to sponsorship from local company DHI. The teams have

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2019 Bridgewater School Ski Trip

2019 Senior Ski Trip

Following the huge success of our 2017 visit to Winter Park, this year our 2019 Bridgewater School Ski Trip saw Senior and Sixth Form students take to the snowy slopes

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Bridgewater U9s at MCFC Football Festival

U9s compete at MCFC Football Festival

Our U9 football team performed magnificently last week at the MCFC Football Festival, narrowly missing out on this year’s final after losing to a dramatic sudden-death penalty shoot-out. Playing at

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Bridgewater Prep ISA North tag rugby 2018_19 U9 champions

Pupils take tag rugby title for second year running

Congratulations to our 2018-19 ISA North Tag Rugby U9 Champions, who saw off tough opposition from Queen Ethelburga’s, St. Davids, Lady Barn House, Cransley Prep, Clarendon Cottage and Greenbank Prep,

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ISA National Swimming Finals Bridgewater School

Senior students make National Swimming Finals

Bridgewater Senior School was superbly represented in this year’s ISA North Swimming Gala, with the team taking home an impressive array of medals and national qualifying times. Congratulations to: Raya

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Master’s grade for Bridgewater School’s karate instructor

Bridgewater School Shotokan Karate Club has been honoured by the Cobra Martial Art Association Grading Committee, which has promoted Mr Grant, the club instructor, to the grade of 6th Dan (rokudan),

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Phil and Paul from ‘Class of 92’ help with football training

Kindly organised by one of our parents, Mr Tony Camilleri, our Under 16’s Football Team enjoyed a fabulous opportunity to meet with football idols Paul Scholes and Phil Neville for

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En Garde!

Fencing has proved to be a very popular extra-curricular sport at Bridgewater School with a number of our pupils and in the case of one of our Year 11 students,

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A cut and thrust world!

Cormac Sale from Heaton, Bolton is proving a force to be reckoned with on the fencing circuit. At only 14 years old he is already the very proud owner of

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Jack ‘The Fish’ Delaney

Jack Delaney Yr 7 has a huge passion for everything and anything to do with the sea. From an early age he has been a swimming daredevil – diving off

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Anyone for tennis?

Matthew Dagg (Yr 9) hasn’t been letting the grass grow underneath his feet over the long summer holidays and as a result is celebrating winning The Northern Summer Tennis Camp

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Mr Barker – our very own ‘Ironman!’

Mr Barker, our very own Deputy Head of the senior school at Bridgewater, has had plenty to celebrate last weekend after taking part in the ‘Ironman’ contest in Bolton. ‘The

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Exemplary behaviour by our pupils

Students from Bridgewater recently enjoyed a sports activities trip to Club La Santa, Lanzarote. The school received the following email from a passenger on the return flight regarding the conduct

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Shotguns at the ready!

Senior pupils at Bridgewater School have recently been enjoying the experience of Clay Pigeon shooting encouraged by our very own Emma Williams, former President of the University of York’s Clay

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Samuel is quick off the mark!

Samuel Ashadu (age 11) and his younger brother Ethan (age 10) are both keen members of Salford Metropolitan Athletics Club in Eccles. Last weekend Samuel competed in the Greater Manchester

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One to watch for a future England team left footer!

Alfie Turley (Prep III) has been selected to represent Manchester City Football Club in the 2009 Age Category on the Pichouns Tour to be held in Marseille, as well as

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“The Double” for our school football teams

​Fantastic win last week for our U14 8 a-side Football Team at Abbeygate College,  Chester making them the new ISA (North) Champions.  This marks a double win for the school

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Poland here we come!

Two of our pupils – Cormac Sale (Year 9) and Aaliyah Sharplin (Year 10) – have both been selected for the England U15 Team (Fencing) to take part in the

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Fencing Club Championships

We have come to the end of another year which means it is time for Club championships. The Senior Championship is open age and was held at Manchester Fencing Centre.

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Sports Round-up

Team & Individual successes! Basketball Congratulations to the U14 Basketball team who finished joint winners of the Salford Schools Basketball League in only their second season of competition at this

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Bridgewater School Entrance Exam for entry 2022

Senior School Entrance Exam for entry 2022

As a student preparing for Senior School, continuing their learning journey at Bridgewater School will help them to develop a real sense of who they are and exactly what they

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Pink and Yellow charity fundraising day at Bridgewater School

Bridgewater adds colour to fundraising event

Article by Year 13 Publicity Officer, David Edwards. Friday 15th October saw the whole of the Bridgewater School community come together to take part in our annual ‘Pink and Yellow’

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Whole School Open Day 2021

Your individual journey starts with a visit to our Open Day. These are the days when a more individual approach to education really matters and, here at Bridgewater School, our

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Bridgewater Prep residentials to Anglesey

Prep pupils enjoy coastal adventure

Adventure, exploration and fun have been the keywords for the autumn term, with residential trips and excursions taking Prep pupils to the beautiful island of Anglesey. As part of the

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