The River Thames outside DLD College London


Winning Short Films

22nd June 20

Congratulations to all the students who participated in the recent film school and for all the hard work that went in to them. The three winners are: Best film: Coffee  Oskar E Best Combination of Sound and Image: Inside  Alice H Best Storyline: Murder Game  Melody Y Each winner has received a certificate via email…

From the Principal #84

19th June 20

It’s a real pleasure to greet you as we move towards the final week of the term. I hope that you are safe and well, wherever you are around the world. As this most unusual term draws to a close, I would like to take this opportunity of thanking the DLD College London community for…

September 2020 Colleges Reopening Message

19th June 20

Abbey DLD is committed to providing a safe environment for all students, and preparations are being made to ensure that when our colleges reopen this September, all students are welcomed into a safe environment. Prior to the closure of UK schools in late March, our colleges introduced enhanced measures to ensure the safety of both…

Tim is Boarder of the Year

19th June 20

John Taylor surprised Tim S this week as he took a daily walk in the forest, giving him the news that he has been made DLD College London’s Boarder of the Year. Tim was praised for being a remarkable student, not only as Head of Student Council, but also in the Boarding House. He has…

Sample Maths lesson webinar

19th June 20

Patrick Danzelman, Mathematics Tutor at DLD College London, presented a sample Mathematics webinar lesson on the topic of Linear Graphs and The Equation of a Straight line: y=mx+c this week – catch up here:

Young Film Academy workshop videos

19th June 20

This June, the Year 12 Film and Media Students participated in an Online One Day Film School run by The Young Film Academy. By the end of the day they had to shoot and edit to music, a ten shot video. The films are an eclectic mix; some of the students experimented with the ‘camera…

DLD feature news in Independent School Parent Magazine

18th June 20

We are proud to be featured several times in the latest edition of Independent School Parent Magazine Summer 2020, published today, including a full page feature on our Community Outreach award submission in the 2020 Independent Schools of the Year Awards. The pieces can be read via this link: On page 11 the news…

Vice Principal Certificates

18th June 20

The following students have all received Vice Principal Commendations from Marie-Do Reza, Vice Principal (Academic). Steve H (19 commendations) Year 12, is studying Maths, Further Maths, Economics and Physics and was at DLD last year for GCSEs. His commendations have been for excellent test results, effort and a helpful attitude. Sofiia K (17 commendations) Year…

Opposites – week 3: winning painting

18th June 20

The winning painting from week three of the GCSE Art ‘Opposites’ extension project, was created by Daniel P. In this painting Daniel has been exploring how chaos and loneliness can exist side by side. He was inspired by the Abstract Expressionist artist Jackson Pollock.

Webinar: Living & Studying in the UK

16th June 20

Simon Pearson, Head of Humanities at DLD College London, recently hosted a webinar talking about what it’s like to study and live in the UK as an international student.  The webinar gave insights into UK culture and classroom life, and how they may differ from home countries. For anyone planning to study in the UK…