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18.04.19

John Lyon hoop stars end term with Harrow Borough tournament victory

John Lyon's U14 Basketball team have signed off from Spring Term action with a thrilling Harrow Borough tournament victory.

04.04.19

‘Dare to be different’, Old Lyonian diplomat urges John Lyon students

John Lyon Sixth Form students should "dare to be different and want make a difference" when thinking about their careers, a former pupil and leading overseas diplomat has said.

28.03.19

Award-winning author talks writing, bullying and football on John Lyon visit

A leading light in UK children's literature, award-winning author Alan Gibbons, has talked about his life writing more than 70 books to a packed audience of John Lyon pupils and children from other North West London schools.

21.03.19

Dragons’ Den star brings inaugural John Lyon MUN to order

Renowned economist, journalist and television star, Evan Davis, has helped inspire students at John Lyon MUN, the School's first Model United Nations.

15.03.19

Jude scoops Musician of the Year title with heartfelt performance

A moving rendition of Franz Shubert’s 'Du bist die Ruh' has seen vocalist Jude Hedges-Robinson take the title of John Lyon’s Musician of the Year

05.03.19

Hard work the key to success, Sir Matthew Pinsent tells John Lyon boys

Hard work, determination and the willingness to go beyond perceived limits were the ingredients of success for Sir Matthew Pinsent, as told by the four-time Olympic champion himself to John Lyon pupils.

26.02.19

Laos the destination as half-term brings rewarding hard work for Sixth Form students

With most school pupils looking forward to a week of rest, six John Lyon Sixth Form students headed to South East Asia for a week of rewarding work in Laos.

07.02.19

Inaugural Talks-on-the-Hill see John Lyon boldly go to space

The concept and reality of 'space' interpreted in numerous ways has helped create a memorable first Talks-on-the-Hill event at John Lyon.

05.02.19

Big data and consent the focus of Safer Internet Day at John Lyon

The simple message that 'if it is unacceptable offline then it is unacceptable online' is the focus of Safer Internet Day 2019 at John Lyon.

23.01.19

Oxbridge offers focus students’ minds ahead of A-Levels

Four Oxbridge offers are the highlight of another encouraging year of university application success for John Lyon students

18.01.19

Science and The Simpsons: Simon Singh speaks at John Lyon Union

The Science of The Simpsons was the Friday afternoon focus for students as Simon Singh MBE addressed John Lyon Union.

20.12.18

John Lyon pupil raises thousands to support London’s homeless

A comedy night with an audience of more than 200 has raised more than £7,500 for London's homeless - organised entirely by one John Lyon pupil.

18.12.18

Sell-out performances see John Lyon’s Anything Goes sail into the sunset

The ship has sailed on another hugely successful John Lyon School musical after three wonderful sell-out performances of Anything Goes.

13.12.18

5G future glimpsed by John Lyon pupils at King’s College Professor talk

One of the world's foremost experts in wireless communications has revealed the future power and application of 5G technology at a John Lyon Excellence Programme talk.

07.12.18

London protest marches see Usmaan win House photography competition

A set of four images capturing the polarised sides of a day of protests in London have taken the top award in the 2018 John Lyon House photography competition.

06.12.18

Christmas is welcomed in words and music by John Lyon pupils

Well-known carols and Christmas readings have helped pupils, parents and staff get into the Christmas spirit, as Autumn Term draws to a close.

06.12.18

John Lyon students give Movember some lip in aid of men’s health

John Lyon students once again showed their fundraising prowess as a wide array of facial hair helped them top Movember’s schools leaderboard

30.11.18

RAF helicopter pilot helps Year 8 imaginations soar

An RAF helicopter pilot who flies one of the Force's most distinctive aircraft has told Year 8 pupils about life in the skies all around the world.

29.11.18

Diversity in all its forms celebrated in week of events at John Lyon

Faith, sexuality and gender, as well as international cultures, lesser known sports and unusual musical instruments are all on the agenda for John Lyon's first official Diversity Week.

16.11.18

University Fair gives students the taste of Higher things to come

Higher Education and life at university have been the focus for pupils as the annual University Fair came to John Lyon.

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