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Wellington College Belfast

Co-Educational Grammar School

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Wellington College Bake Off 2021

Wellington College Bake Off 2021

23rd June 2021 in Success

The 4th annual Wellington College Bake Off took place on Tuesday 22nd June with the eight finalists competing for ‘Wellington’s Best Amateur Baker’ title. Their finished cakes were judged by Claire Andrew from Andrew Ingredients, who sponsored the event, Finbar Haughey, also from Andrews ingredients, professional chef Paula McIntyre and Caitriona Lennox from Springboard UK.

The judges were highly impressed with the standard of baking, creativity and presentation of the finished cakes and we are delighted to announce the final results as follows:

3rd Place - receiving a £20 voucher and Silver House Points Oskar P (Circle Surprise)
2nd Place - receiving a £50 voucher and Gold House Points Grace S (Ice Cream Sundae)
1st Place - receiving a £100 voucher and Platinum House Points Claire M (Flower Tree)

Here we show all the entries who were Highly Commend as well as receiving Bronze House points: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YC1Spi8DDZA Congratulations to all those involved!

WCB Go The Distance

WCB Go The Distance

24th November 2021 in Charity

Thank you to the entire College community for their overwhelming support and generosity regarding our recent whole school charity event called WCB Go The Distance.  We raised an outstanding £3230.00...

Mole Day

Mole Day

23rd October 2021 in Academic

The 23rd of October is Mole day - Mole Day commemorates Avogadro's Number (6.02 x 1023), which is a basic unit of measurement in Chemistry. We celebrated Mole Day by having...

Love for Life Talks

Love for Life Talks

14th October 2021 in Events

The College recently hosted a series of ‘Love for Life’ talks for Year 8 – 11 as part of the preventative curriculum. The talks dealt with a variety of topics...

English Department Read On Event

English Department Read On Event

25th June 2021 in Charity

From the 14th to the 18th June 2021, the English Department organised a ‘ReadOn’ to support the invaluable work of Cancer Fund for Children. This involved every KS3 student being...

Lester B. Pearson International Scholarship

Lester B. Pearson International Scholarship

18th June 2021 in Success

Wellington College Belfast pupil Harvey Donnelly secures a prestigious scholarship to the University of Toronto. The Lester B. Pearson International Scholarship was created to bring exceptional students from around the world...

WCB Pop Up Library

WCB Pop Up Library

4th June 2021 in Events

WCB Pop up library returns next week in the courtyard to celebrate the start of a week long College Readathon in support of Cancer Fund for Children. Students will be...

Young Enterprise Step Up Programme

Young Enterprise Step Up Programme

2nd June 2021 in Academic

Congratulations to class 8JH pictured here with their certificates on completion of the Young Enterprise Northern Ireland ‘Step Up’ Programme. The Step Up programme provides an opportunity for students to develop...

British Sign Language course

British Sign Language course

27th May 2021 in Events

On Thursday 27th May 2021 Anna and Aimee from year 13 (accompanied by Mrs McKeown) completed the receptive skills section of their BSL assessment.  All three are currently working towards...

AwareNI Charity Donation

AwareNI Charity Donation

14th May 2021 in Charity

Last term Wellington College raised an amazing £1,144.50 over the lockdown for the charity AWARE, which is the depression charity for Northern Ireland, supporting people with their mental well-being and...

Past Pupil Football Success

Past Pupil Football Success

22nd April 2021 in Sports

Congratulations to former pupil Emma McMaster who is a member of the NI Women's football team. The international team defeated Ukraine 2-0 in the play-offs to qualify for the European...

New Year

New Year's Honour for Mrs Carson

7th January 2021 in Success

Congratulations to Mrs Carson (PE department) who was awarded an MBE in the New Year's Honours list for her services to people with genetic high risk of cancer in Northern...

Inter House Design a Christmas Jumper

Inter House Design a Christmas Jumper

11th December 2020 in Charity

Congratulations to Aimee Elliott (Year 9) who won the Inter House Design a Christmas Jumper competition earning 50 points for Peters House. She is pictured here with Mr McFarland who is...

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