Queen Anne's Successfully Complete Afghanistan Challenge

Last week, the school’s charity challenge “Get Queen Anne’s to Afghanistan.. and back” proved to be a huge success with pupils, staff, parents and dogs alike! The challenge to swim, walk, cycle and run to Afghanistan and back was a testing one with every single person in the school community (including the dogs) having to […]

Day Four of Queen Anne's Afghanistan Challenge

Day Four Another fantastic effort by pupils, staff, parents and dogs on day four which has seen our overall number of miles completed jump to over 6,600 miles! Congratulations must also go to Mr Gary Blunt, Wilkins Housemaster, who has completed his 24hr Extreme Walking Challenge late last night. With two houses completing over 1,000 […]

Day Three Of Queen Anne's Afghanistan Challenge

Day Three Day Three may have started with some rather heavy downpours however this didn’t dampen the girls’ spirits and by the time the sunshine appeared in the afternoon, girls and staff were trekking around the sports fields with great determination. So far, we have reached Afghanistan and are now on the journey home to […]

Mr Blunt's Extreme Walking Challenge

As part of the school’s Afghanistan Challenge this week, Mr Gary Blunt, Wilkins Housemaster, has taken on an incredible challenge in order to boost our miles. From 9.00pm tonight (Wednesday 29 April) come rain, shine, wind or cold, Mr Blunt will be taking to the field and walking for a whole 24hrs. Pupils are encouraged […]

Day Two of Queen Anne's Afghanistan Challenge

Day Two The sports fields were a hub of activity on day two as the Queen Anne’s community pulled together and continued with the challenge. The House leaderboard has seen a change of leader as Maddock House have now claimed the top spot with 457 miles with Holmes House in second place on 397 miles. […]

Day One of Queen Anne's Afghanistan Challenge

Day One Our Afghanistan Challenge has started with a blast and day one has seen pupils, staff and dogs complete over 1,000 miles already! Looking at the House leaderboard so far, Wilkins House is out in front with 165 miles, with Maddock House just behind in second place with 150 miles. Our pupil leaderboard shows […]

Queen Anne's Walking To Afghanistan And Back For Charity

The community of Queen Anne’s School in Caversham will be walking, running, swimming and cycling to help raise money for charity. From Monday 27 April until Friday 1 May, pupils, staff and families will be aiming to reach the school’s target of 7,000 miles, the distance between Queen Anne’s and Afghanistan and back, to raise […]