Hoots from the Archive - Item from the Archive - Arrangements for the Beginning of Term

Posted by Rachel Kneale on 06 Sep 2023

Modified by Rachel Kneale on 06 Sep 2023

1931 First Day

The boys and staff at MGS have returned from the summer holidays this week. Staff came back on Monday, and the new year 7s started on Tuesday. The rest of the School returned on Wednesday. This staggered start to the Michaelmas term is nothing new. This document from the 1930s shows the shape of the start of term:

Do Old Mancunians remember their first day at MGS?


Alan Sutton

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On my first day in “Billy” Hulme’s form I


was disconcerted to be among three boh

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