The Friends of King's is the school's parent organisation which exists to provide a helpful parent network for new parents along with raising money through various events to help support school projects.

Please do take a look at the gallery of photos from recent Friends events.

For further information about the Friends please email

Friends Committee:

The Friends Committee is currently made up of twelve members:

Rose Vigers – Chairman
Mike Sykes – Treasurer (parent for one year. Father to Jacob in Fourth Form)
Sarah Main – Hon. Secretary (parent for seven years. Mother to Cameron who left this year)
Rosie Whitaker – Committee member (parent for four years. Mother to James in Upper Sixth)
Judy Gallannaugh – Hon. Committee member (longstanding and loyal volunteer to King’s and wife of Roger who was a Governor and is an OB)
Lucinda Colebatch – Committee member (parent for four years. Mother to Tom in Lower Sixth)
Nick Bunday – Staff committee member (Housemaster of Blackford and History teacher)
Lindsey Cadbury – Committee member (parent for eight years. Mother to Rory in Upper Sixth)

Regular Friends Events:

Throughout the year the Friends hosts numerous events for parents, the school and the wider community. Below you will find a brief summary of these events along with planned dates for future events. For all enquiries about Friends events please email the President Emma Cobb.

Annual Pimms Party:
An annual event held at the Headmaster’s house for Friends members. By invitation only.
Next event date: TBC.

Clay Pigeon Shoot:
A great opportunity to form a small team of parents and pupils and compete against one another.
Next event date: TBC.

Our annual meeting where we make key decisions to do with the planning, work and future of the Friends.
Next event date: 9am on 14th November - John Davie Room at King's.