Stonyhurst Foundation

Mark Thompson, former Director General of the BBC and former CEO of the New York Times, has been appointed as the inaugural patron of the Stonyhurst Foundation - a registered charity focused on removing financial barriers to make an education at Stonyhurst College available to as many young people as possible.  Founded in 1593, Stonyhurst is the oldest continuously active Jesuit school in the world and one of Britain’s leading co-educational Catholic boarding and day schools for 3–18...