Eton

  1. The History of Pop Society

    The History of Pop Society

    Pop, more properly known as The Eton society and reserved for elite prefects, has been known to include the most charming and popular students.
  2. A Stone's Throw From Windsor Castle

    A Stone's Throw From Windsor Castle

    If you are in Windsor this Royal wedding season, explore Eton, a town just across the bridge.
  3. The History of Eton's 4th June Celebrations

    The History of Eton's 4th June Celebrations

    The origins of the 4th of June date back to the late part of the 18th Century to celebrate the birthday of George III, one of the School's greatest patrons.
  4. The History of Eton Blue

    The History of Eton Blue

    How the Eton Blue colour was arrived at is a matter of conjecture and myth with several stories in circulation. 
  5. The Origin of the Field Colours

    The Origin of the Field Colours

    Did you know that when the Field Colours were first created in the Michaelmas Half of 1860, they were meant as a joke? Philip Norman, a member of the 1859 side recounted this story in the Eton Chronicle of March 1923.
  6. Dames v Tutors

    Dames v Tutors

    Ever wondered about the difference between a Dame and Tutor? Read on the discover the fascinating history.
  7. Tails and Stick-Ups

    Tails and Stick-Ups

    It seems quite remarkable today, given the inseparable link between Eton and tails, that there was a time comparatively recently, that things were far more relaxed and Etonians were encouraged to dress in a style and manner of their own taste.