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Olympic Champion Lizzy Yarnold visits Millfield School and delivers talk to student

Millfield were honoured to host double Olympic champion Lizzy Yarnold OBE this week to inspire students. 

Great Britain’s most successful Winter Olympian, Lizzy won her two Olympic gold medals in skeleton, coming out on top in Sochi in 2014, and then retaining her title four years later in PyeongChang. 

Five of six current Millfield students and staff who have been selected for the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham

Millfield School have received a 16 selections for this year’s Commonwealth Games, so far.

The 22nd Commonwealth Games will take place in Birmingham between Thursday 28 July and Thursday 8 August, featuring some of the best athletes from around the world.

Year 9 students teamwork challenge

Year 9 is a big deal. It’s the first year of senior school in the independent sector, a new environment, new friends and new teachers to get used to. For many it’s even their first experience of boarding. So, we asked a selection of Year 9 students, and Director of Year 9, Toby Sawrey-Cookson, for 9 reasons why Millfield offers children the best start to senior school life. 

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millfield nutritionist niall davison

Health and wellbeing are at the forefront of everyone’s minds as we navigate through a global pandemic; our diet has an important relationship with those two things. As an independent school nutritionist with catering provider Chartwells, and the very first to live on a school campus, Millfield’s nutritionist Niall Davison outlines the school’s unique ‘EatToExcel’ initiative and how he is helping students to make healthy choices now and in their lives after Millfield.

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football

Millfield footballers recently took part in a professional development session with former Championship league management duo Lee Johnson and Jamie McAllister. In this video blog, watch the sessions and hear from Millfield's Director of Football, Darren Robinson, as well as former Championship manager Lee Johnson.

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