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      Rydal Penrhos School

      Pwllycrochan Avenue
      Colwyn Bay
      LL29 7BT


      Tel: +44 (0)1492 530155

      Email: Info@Rydalpenrhos.Com

      Fax: +44 (0)1492 531872

      Rydal Penrhos Prep School

      Pwllycrochan Avenue
      Colwyn Bay
      LL29 7BP


      Tel: +44 (0)1492 530381

      Email: Prep@Rydalpenrhos.Com


      How to Find Us

      By car: Satnav for Senior school LL29 7BT
      Satnav for Prep school LL29 7BP

      By road from Manchester Airport: 69 miles (111 km) Follow signs for the M56 out of the airport. At Junction 5 take the M56 towards Chester/Warrington/Birmingham. Continue on the M56 for 30 miles.  Continue on the A494 and the A55 (North Wales Expressway) towards Conwy for another 30 miles. At Junction 21 exit towards Colwyn Bay. Turn right and follow the road round past the station (B5113). At the first crossroads turn left up Marine Drive. Go straight ahead at the mini roundabout, and at the next crossroads. The Senior school reception is on your left on Pwllycrochan Avenue. Free parking is available on Pwllycrochan Avenue and Lansdowne Road.

      By road from Bangor: 20 miles (32 km) Take the A55 (North Wales Expressway) towards Conwy. At Junction 20 take the B5115 exit signposted Rhos-on-Sea. Turn right off the slip road, and at the roundabout take the 1st exit on to Conway Road. Go straight ahead at the traffic lights. At the mini roundabout take the 3rd exit on to Pwllycrochan Avenue. Go straight ahead at the next crossroads. The Senior school reception is on your left on Pwllycrochan Avenue. Free parking is available on Pwllycrochan Avenue and Lansdowne Road.

      By train: there are regular direct trains from London Euston. Journey time is just over 3 hours. Trains run from Chester every 30 minutes – journey time 56 minutes, and from Bangor – journey time around 25 minutes. The school is 5 minutes’ walk from Colwyn Bay station.

      Senior School

      Chairman of Governors: Mr Julian Barnes.

      Contact via Clerk To The Governors: Mrs Philippa Mart  PMart@rydalpenrhos.Com
      Tel 44 (0)1492 539713

      Senior School Reception

      School secretary: Miss Sarah James
      Tel: 44 (0)1492 530155 Fax: 44 (0)1492 531872


      Mr Simon Smith

      Deputy Head (Pastoral and boarding)

      Mr Tim Cashell

      School Chaplain: 

      Rev Nick Sissons NCSissons@rydalpenrhos.Com
      Tel: 44 (0)1492 530155

      Academic Office

      Director of Studies: Mrs Sally Harding

      Exams Officer: Mr Guy Northern

      Academic Administrator: Mrs Denise Parry

      Boarding Houses

      Housemaster: Mr Ian Richardson
      House telephone: 44 (0)7501 809764

      Housemistress: Mrs Fiona Earle
      House telephone: 44 (0)7502 413117

      Housemaster: Mr Phil Mather
      House telephone: 44 (0)7881 747105

      Housemaster: Mr John Murphy
      House telephone: 44 (0)7501 918127

      Nursery and Prep school

      Prep School Reception
      School secretary: Mrs Christine Bramhall
      Tel: 44 (0)1492 530381 
      Receptionist: Mrs Sian Durrans

      Admissions Office
      Admissions Officer: Mrs Susan Williams

      Deputy Head (Pastoral)
      Mrs Alison Hind

      Head of Pre-Prep
      Mrs Gaynor Davies

      Nursery Manager
      Mrs Louise Roberts

      Senior And Prep Schools

      Alumni & Development
      Alumni & Development Director: Mrs Sarah Ritchie  sjritchie@rydalpenrhos.Com
      Tel: 44 (0)1492 539736

      Bursar: Mr Nicholas Grenfell-Marten
      Tel: 44 (0)1492 532728

      Catering And Domestic

      Please visit the Holroyd Howe website

      Estates Manager: Mr Richard Smith  rgsmith@rydalpenrhos.Com
      Tel: 44 (0)1492 530155

      Health Centre
      Sister In Charge: Mrs Peta Stevens  Healthcentre@rydalpenrhos.Com
      Tel: 44 (0)1492 539729

      Lettings: Miss Natalie Lewis
      Tel 44 (0)1492 539713

      ICT Services

      Network Manager: Mr Gareth Robinson GCRobinson@rydalpenrhos.Com 
      Tel: 44 (0)1492 530155

      Marketing And Admissions

      Director Of Communications: Mrs Susan Hogan SHogan@rydalpenrhos.Com
      Tel: 44 (0)1492 539715

      Admissions Office
      Admissions Manager: Mrs Jenny Marsden

      Communications, Website And Social Media: Mr Dean Jones
      Tel:44 (0)1492 530155

      Registrar: Mrs Karen Smith Tel:01492 530155

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