The Edge Lectures

Our Sixth Form Enrichment Lectures are part of Ellesmere's Leadership and Entrepreneurship Programme, giving you, our students an edge when it comes to entering the world of university and work. Giving you an edge by keeping you connected to the 5000 Old Ellesmerians worldwide.

Connected to their expertise and experience, creating mentoring and work experience opportunities.

Dates for the 2019 Lent Term:


February 06

The EDGE

Francesca Trotman - Plastics and the Planet

February 07

CITY Drinks

The Antelope, Belgravia, London. With special guest, Dale Crawford.

March 06

Headmaster's Lecture

Charles Flint, QC - Sport, Cheating, Drugs and You

March 21

The EDGE Catherine Wignall, OE - Ellesmere to Hollywood




* Offered to all Year 11 and Sixth Form students.

* 7.00pm - a 40 minute lecture including a 20-30 minute presentation plus an opportunity to ask questions of the speaker.

* Held in the Library

* Delivered by OEs, parents and local contacts.

* The focus is major careers and to assist in your choice of university or work options.

In addition to these the Headmaster will host a more detailed lecture each term…

These will also take place at 7.00pm in the Arts Centre and again there will be opportunities to ask questions and interact with the speaker - concluding with wine and nibbles. All OEs, staff, parents and friends are welcome.