Remembrance Service At Queen Anne's

On Wednesday 11 November, the community of Queen Anne’s came together for the school’s Remembrance Service to commemorate Armistice Day. The service was led by Queen Anne’s Chaplain, Reverend Rachel Ross Smith, and began with a reading by Headmistress, Mrs Julia Harrington, of “Marching Men” by Majorie Pickthall. Staff and pupils then listened to stories […]

We Will Remember Them

On Thursday 11 November, the musicians from Queen Anne’s and the Oratory School joined forces to give a concert at St Peter’s Eaton Square, London, to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the start of the First World War. The programme featured soloists, ensembles, joint choir and readings. The concert was attended by circa 150 parents […]

Armistice Day 2013: Reflections and Silence for Remembrance

Monday 11 November 2013 The school held a Remembrance Day service today to commemorate Armistice Day. The centre piece of this morning’s service was Dr Lindsay Hall’s piece, ‘Armistice 2013.’ The school prepared for this by listening to part of Richard Strauss’ ‘Metamorphosen for 23 solo strings’ while visual images of war reminded us of the […]