Teacher of English John Craig presents a contextual reading of J. B. Priestley’s ‘An Inspector Calls’, aimed at 4th and 5th formers who are currently studying the text. This talk explores the following questions: Who is J. B. Priestley? What was he saying about the world he lived in? Why did Priestley have such […]
Wellington Archivist Caroline Jones dives into the record books to look at how rugby established itself as one of the traditional sports at Wellington College – and how the College helped to shape rugby itself.
Deputy Head of Co-Curricular Iain Sutcliffe talks to Lucas Ferguson about his experiences with boxing growing up, from starting in a rough area of Leeds to winning championships at the University of Oxford, featuring specially curated music selections. He also discusses his techniques for coping psychologically with high-pressure situations and offers advice on what […]
Rahul, Alex, Costi and special guest Torstan present the fourth episode of Welly 3-2-5. Today they go over the astonishing midweek fixtures from the Premier League, take stock of the relegation battle that continues to close up, and there’s a passionate discussion about Torstan’s hometown Newcastle United.
Rahul, Alex and Costi are joined by Marcus for DukeBox’s premier football podcast, as they discuss the weekend results and the ever-tightening title race in the Premier League.
Welly 3-2-5 returns with Rahul, Alex, Costi and special guest Archie. Together, they dissect the managerial misfortunes of Chelsea, and ask if Thomas Tuchel is really the answer to their problems.
The third instalment of Teaching Through The Decades will be taking us back to the 1980s, and we are thrilled that we will be joined by Howard Tomlinson, Mark Slater, Julia Benammar and Mike Bawden. In this session Caroline Jones, Wellington’s Archivist, will be chatting to our Common Room members about their memories of […]
This WellySport podcast sees us take a different direction as we explore other performance environments and the similarities that exist to the sporting world. This week we are joined by guest Oliver Johnston. Oliver Johnston is an internationally renowned tenor. A graduate and Associate of the Royal Academy of Music, Oliver has enjoyed […]
Rosie hosts a discussion with Tom Kirby and James Tapley, both from the Philosophy and Religion department at Wellington College, about two of the set texts from the sixth-form Philosophy course. The texts being debated here are Peter Singer’s ‘The Life You Can Save’ and Charles Taylor’s ‘The Ethics of Authenticity’. This podcast, which […]
Rahul and Alex present the first edition of Welly 3-2-5, the new football podcast, with special guest Costi. Topics from the world of football this week include the sacking of Frank Lampard by Chelsea, the best youngsters in the Premier League and predictions for the top 4 at the end of the season.