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Supporting Remarkable Women

Drum roll please! We are delighted to announce that entries for our Emerging Talent Award 2020 are now officially open! More...

Saskia Reeves Stars in BBC Drama

Actor Saskia Reeves (LEH 1972-1977) has a starring role in a new BBC David Nicholls adaptation. She talks to The Guardia… More...

Head Mistress' Welcome - September 2020

Head Mistress Heather Hanbury updates alumnae at the start of the new academic year, as the school re-opens its doors af… More...

Time To Teach Again

A new charity is appealing for teachers of all subjects and grade levels, who have retired in the last two or three year… More...

Umpiring For England

LEH lacrosse all-star Annabelle Stoney continues to build her name in the highly competitive sports world with a key app… More...

The Jill Grant Reading Room

The Junior School is to rename a new part of the library as The Jill Grant Reading Room, in memory of one of their most … More...

Alumnae Network for Students

Whether you're an eager fresher, or a seasoned student, now is the time to sign up to our unique University Clubs, which… More...

Fundraising for Free

The Bursary Fund is the cornerstone of LEH's fundraising efforts and there are two easy ways to support students while d… More...

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The Talented Mrs Simmons

The authors of a new play about the former LEH Classics teacher, who led a truly extraordinary life as the “godmother of Sumo Wrestling”, want to … More...

Head Mistress' Welcome - September 2020

Head Mistress Heather Hanbury updates alumnae at the start of the new academic year, as the school re-opens its doors after the unprecedented five mon… More...

The Jill Grant Reading Room

The Junior School is to rename a new part of the library as The Jill Grant Reading Room, in memory of one of their most cherished former teachers, who… More...

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Head Mistress' Welcome - September 2020

Head Mistress Heather Hanbury updates alumnae at the start of the new academic year, as the school re-opens its doors after the unprecedented five mon… More...

Time To Teach Again

A new charity is appealing for teachers of all subjects and grade levels, who have retired in the last two or three years, to help teach pupils in Sou… More...

The Jill Grant Reading Room

The Junior School is to rename a new part of the library as The Jill Grant Reading Room, in memory of one of their most cherished former teachers, who… More...

Teacher profiles

Time To Teach Again

A new charity is appealing for teachers of all subjects and grade levels, who have retired in the last two or three years, to help teach pupils in Sou… More...

The Jill Grant Reading Room

The Junior School is to rename a new part of the library as The Jill Grant Reading Room, in memory of one of their most cherished former teachers, who… More...

The Talented Mrs Simmons

The authors of a new play about the former LEH Classics teacher, who led a truly extraordinary life as the “godmother of Sumo Wrestling”, want to … More...

Throwback Thursday photos

Throwback Thursday photo St Paul's Cathedral

Do you recognise yourself in this wonderfully nostalgic photo of LEH pupils queuing outside St Paul's Cathedral in the 1960s? We'd love to hear your m… More...

#ThrowbackThursday 1990s

Flashback to the 1990s! Who are these pupils sitting among the lavender in the grounds of the senior school? Does it bring back memories of your time … More...

#ThrowbackThursday Sixties Prefects

The year is 1964 and the location is the prefects' room, but what else can you tell us? More...

Alumnae Profiles

Sapna Dattani, LEH 1987-1996

After leaving school, Sapna studied Maths and Computer Science at Cambridge. During her time at Cambridge she completed … More...

Katie Gollop QC, LEH 1979-86

Many of Katie’s serious medical treatment cases in the Court of Protection attract national news coverage, most recent… More...

Lydia Beaton - LEH 1992-2004
Lydia Beaton, LEH 1992-2004

LEH alumna Lydia Beaton leads the international James Dyson Foundation team to deliver charitable projects tackling the … More...

Lorenza Treves, LEH 1989-1996
Lorenza Treves, LEH 1989-1996

Read about the career of Lorenza Treves, who has carved out an unexpected career in IT Security, after studying language… More...

Dr Alexis Wood, LEH 1991-1999
Dr Alexis Wood, LEH 1991-1999

Dr Alexis Wood has had a successful scientific career, specialising in genetic influences on child health, despite not t… More...

Alys Thomas, LEH 2002-2009
Alys Thomas, LEH 2002-2009

Alumna and Commonwealth Games gold medallist, Alys Thomas, won the women's 200 metres butterfly title in 2018, setting a… More...

Dame Sue Owen, LEH 1964-1972
Dame Sue Owen, LEH 1964-1972

Dame Sue Owen, former Permanent Secretary for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, had a stellar career in the Civil Servi… More...

Professor Lesley Regan, LEH 1964-1974
Professor Lesley Regan, LEH 1964-1974

In 2016 Professor Regan became the first woman President of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists for 64… More...

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