Shrewsbury School

Churchill's Hall (boys)

Richard Hudson teaching; photo: Gary WilliamsHousemaster: Mr Richard Hudson
(House Colours: Dark Blue and Light Blue)
Address: Churchill's Hall, The Schools, Shrewsbury, SY3 7AT

Telephone:  01743 280630

To read the Churchill's Michaelmas 2017 end of term letter please click here

Meet the Housemaster...
Old Salopian Richard Hudson was born and grew up in Hale, Cheshire and attended St Ambrose College, Hale Barns, before moving on to Shrewsbury School. He went on to read Classics and Law at Cambridge University (Magdalene College), qualified as a barrister (Middle Temple) and spent the first part of his career as a legal journalist and publisher working for Butterworths (now LexisNexis). In 1988 he was appointed Managing Director of Jordan Publishing in Bristol. During this time he was made a Freeman of the City of London and a Liveryman of the Stationers’ Company. In 2003 he decided to return to his Salopian roots and has been Housemaster of Churchill's Hall since 2007. He has no further career aspirations!

Richard and Ruth HudsonRichard teaches English, looks after pupils applying to study Law at university and is a keen mountaineer, trombonist and singer, heavily involved in the School's music. He is also Editor of the School magazine The Salopian, umpires house cricket and plays recreational fives.

Richard is married to Ruth and they have had four children, Sebastian, Alistair, Katherine and Eleanor as well as two dogs, a cat and four hens. Sebastian and Alistair followed Richard to Moser's Hall and their younger daughter, Eleanor, was one of the first girls in Mary Sidney Hall and now works in New York.

The House Tutor Team for 2017/18:
Tom Fitton (Assistant Housemaster) [RTF@]
Marrioth Shepherd (Matron) Tel: 01743 280634

Tess Fitton [TEF@]
Paul Fitzgerald [PGF@]
Dr David Law [DAL@]
John Moore [JFM@]
Ciaran O'Rooke [CLO@]
Henry Farmer [HPF@]
Thane Warburg [TDJW@]

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