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Old Warwickians

Foundation Welcome Back Weekend

Friday 24 to Sunday 26 September 2021

OWs are warmly invited to join in our Warwick Independent Schools ‘Foundation Welcome Back Weekend’ from Friday 24 to Sunday 26 September.  During the weekend there will be a range of activities, events and refreshments for families, staff, OWs and friends to enjoy including:

Friday Night Lights
Refreshments and street food before watching Warwick School’s 1st XV match vs. Denstone College
Fri 24 Sept, 17:30-21:00.

Campus Treasure Trail
Download the App and go on a self-guided tour to explore the outside of the campus at your leisure.
Sat 25 Sept, 09:00-17:00.

OW Coffee Morning and Afternoon Bar
Sat 25 Sept, 10:00-12:00 Coffee Morning, 12:30-16:00 Afternoon Bar
The Pyne Room (also known as Big School or the library) will be open as a base for OWs to meet. Enjoy a drink with friends and fellow OWs and visit the school museum, Chapel and old school corridors.

Complimentary BBQ Lunch
Sat 25 Sept, 12:30-14:00, under the Limes.

Warwick School in the 19th Century
A talk from Warwick School Archivist Gervald Frykman in the Science Lecture Theatre at Warwick School
Sat 25 Sept, 14:00-14:45

Rounders and touch rugby tournaments
Friendly games organised by parents and volunteers on the Banbury Road playing fields (rounders) and 3G pitch (touch rugby)
Sat 25 Sept, 14:00-16:00

Massive Messiah
Come and sing… or listen to a performance of selected choruses
Sun 26 Sept, Warwick Hall (see brochure for times)

Download the full weekend programme here.
All events are free. Payments for drinks are card only.

If you would like to attend any of the events or activities, please sign-up at

Please note that the weekend is dependent on Covid mitigation strategies in place at the time and every activity is subject to change. 

Covid-19 Update 16/9/2021
The arrangements for all visitors coming into school have been reviewed and updated. Parents and visitors coming to events are advised to wear a face covering when they are indoors, and to take a lateral flow device test prior to their visit.