Following the generous bequest from a former teacher, the School took the opportunity to upgrade the former gymnasium which was officially opened recently.

Frank Sutterby, MA, Med, was Head of English and Housemaster of Meynell from 1953 1984 left a legacy which enabled the School to further invest in its sports facilities. His sister, Janet Sutterby, recently re-visited the School to open the new Fitness Suite.

The Schools former Gymnasium, known today as the Old Gym, that has seen much keep fit exercise over the decades was transformed during the summer holidays into a modern gym and fitness suite.

Brendan Wignall, Headmaster commented, Both pupils and staff can now enjoy and benefit from a state of the art gym and fitness suite. The College is very grateful for the generosity of the Sutterby family and acknowledge their gift with thanks.

14th December 2010  Back to News