PLease remember that school is closed on 9th february for an inset day. term resumes on monday 19th february. 


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Lancashire County Championships Awaits Three QEGS Swimmers

Three weekends of swimming in Liverpool and Manchester awaits three QEGS swimmers: Baylie Seery (Year 9) and Daniel Ainsworth and Anastasia Hartshorne-Evans (Year 8). They have all qualified for the Lancashire County Championships across a variety of events. Whilst Baylie and Daniel are veterans of t...

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Sports Results From Week Beginning 15th January

Please see below for this weeks sports results:


Football vs Liverpool College: Cancelled due to the weather

Senior Indoor Competition vs Stonyhurst at JJb Soccerdome:

QEGs won 5 matches to 4 matches


Bolton Fastwater Gala vs Bolton, Ripley, Sandbach and Hutton:

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Bea Clarke Selected to Represent Leeds Rhinos

Bea Clarke has been selected to play netball for Leeds Rhinos on Saturday against Loughborough Lightening Under 17s, at Loughborough University. Leeds Rhinos are an academy offering a performance pathway for players identified as having elite athlete potential.

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Prof Alan Haworth OBE (OB 39-47) - RIP (1928 - 2017)

It is with great sadness that we have learned of the death of Old Blackburnian Professor Alan Haworth who died on 17th December 2017, aged 89 years.

Alan first ventured to Zambia (then Northern Rhodesia) in 1957 and worked there for many years.  In addition to being a pioneer of mental health there, he worked tirelessly to combat aids, continuing to work full-time well into his 70s.  He was the longest serving medical practitioner in the countr...

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OBA Annual Membership - Now Obsolete

Following the transition of Queen Elizabeth’s Grammar School to a free school in 2013, the Old Blackburnians’ Association has now taken the decision to withdraw its membership fee.  All pupils/former pupils will now automatically become Life Members of the Association upon leaving school.

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