Bedales School

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Bedales School is a co-educational, boarding and day independent school in the village of Steep, near the market town of Petersfield in Hampshire, England.wikipedia
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It was founded in 1893 by John Haden Badley in reaction to the limitations of conventional Victorian schools.
John Haden Badley (21 February 1865 – 6 March 1967) was an English author, educator, and founder of Bedales School, which claims to have become the first coeducational public boarding school in England in 1893.

Steep, Hampshire

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Bedales School is a co-educational, boarding and day independent school in the village of Steep, near the market town of Petersfield in Hampshire, England.
Since 1899 the village has been the location of Bedales, a progressive public school.

Petersfield

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Bedales School is a co-educational, boarding and day independent school in the village of Steep, near the market town of Petersfield in Hampshire, England.
The Petersfield Shakespeare Festival takes place every July in the grounds of Bedales School in Steep.

Ben Adams

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He later attended Bedales School, leaving aged 16 after completing his GCSEs to join Charterhouse School.

Lily Allen

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Allen attended 13 schools, including Prince Charles's junior alma mater, Hill House School, Millfield, Bedales School and was expelled from several of them for drinking and smoking.

Margaret Allan (racing driver)

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James' sister was well known suffragette Janie Allan, and Margaret was educated at the liberal and unorthodox Bedales School.

Tom Arnold (politician)

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Young Tom Arnold attended the Bedales School, the Institut Le Rosey, and Pembroke College, Oxford.

Diana Armfield

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Armfield was born in Ringwood, Hampshire and attended Bedales School, a co-educational independent school in the village of Steep in Hampshire, from which she graduated in 1937.

Ferenc Békássy

He and his five siblings were sent to Bedales School for a progressive English education.

Gyles Brandreth

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After moving to London with his parents at the age of three, Brandreth was educated at the Lycée Français Charles de Gaulle (as it is called today) in South Kensington, Bedales School in Petersfield, Hampshire, where he met his friend Simon Cadell, and New College, Oxford, where he met Rick Stein.

Marjory Allen, Lady Allen of Hurtwood

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She was educated at Bedales School and University College, Reading, where she took a diploma course in horticulture.

David Armstrong-Jones, 2nd Earl of Snowdon

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He went to several independent schools: first, to Gibbs Pre-Preparatory School in Kensington in London, followed by the pre-preparatory section of Ashdown House School, East Sussex, then on to Millbrook House School, near Abingdon, in Oxfordshire, and finally to Bedales School, where he developed a passion for arts and crafts.

Sadie Bonnell

Sadie Bonnell was educated at Bedales, the first co-educational school in England.

Stephen Bone

After leaving Bedales School he travelled widely in Europe with his father before enrolling at the Slade School of Fine Art in 1922.

Alfred Carpenter

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He attended Bedales School founded by his Uncle Edward Carpenter's close friend John Haden Badley.

Kirstie Allsopp

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She attended ten schools as a child included St Clotilde's in Lechlade, Gloucestershire and Bedales, near Petersfield, Hampshire.

Pat Chapman

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Instead, his secondary education was at Bedales School whose headmaster, Hector Jacks, said that he would never pass A-Level examinations, which turned out to be true.

Tom Conway

At the outbreak of the Russian Revolution (1917), the family moved to England, where Conway was educated at Bedales School and Brighton College.

Poppy Delevingne

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She grew up in a Belgravia mansion and attended the independent Bedales School.

Mixed-sex education

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Bedales School is a co-educational, boarding and day independent school in the village of Steep, near the market town of Petersfield in Hampshire, England.
In England the first non-Quaker mixed-sex public boarding school was Bedales School, founded in 1893 by John Haden Badley and becoming mixed in 1898.

Cara Delevingne

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Delevingne attended Francis Holland School for Girls in central London until she was 16, then moved to Bedales School in Steep, Hampshire.

Jeremy Browne

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Browne was educated at Bedales School, and the University of Nottingham where he studied politics.