Attention: You are using an outdated browser, device or you do not have the latest version of JavaScript downloaded and so this website may not work as expected. Please download the latest software or switch device to avoid further issues.

News > #whsFridayFact > #whsfridayfact The Library

#whsfridayfact The Library

#whsfridayfact The Library started its life as two libraries; the
Fiction Library which was in Highden and the Non fiction, called the Memorial Library, which is now the Staff room. It was named Memorial as this is where the names of all the boys who lost their lives when fighting in either the Boer War or the 1st and 2nd World Wars.

Now the Library is combined in one lovely space situated in the old 3s common room. This Library was officially opened by Anthony Browne, (children's author) in 2009. When Aly Thornton retired as librarian last year Gill King took over as chief librarian

Similar stories

Well done Tilly!

Tilly was delighted to represent her home country of Bermuda at the CARIFTA games More...

British Championships in Edinburgh More...

Douglas Bader with Elizabeth Anne & Charles Malden

#whsfridayfact - The history of Bader House More...

Claire Randall sits in a giant deck chair outside school

Read about Claire Randall's (OWL '65) recent visit to Windlesham 50 years after she left in 1965 More...

Most read

Alice and Olivia OWLS 85

Alice Eastwood and Olivia Weaving Meet up in Iceland More...

Wintershall Passion play to be performed on Good Friday.

Wintershall Passion Play to be performed on Good Friday in Trafalgar Square. Founded by past Windlesham family -the Hutleys. More...

One of 6 finalists chosen

We are excited to tell you have made it through to the last 6 finalists! More...

Have your say

This website is powered by