In September this year former Barry Comprehensive School head boy Matthew Williams will begin studying Medicine at St Catherine’s College, Oxford. Matthew gained 3 A*’s in Biology, Maths and Physics, and an A in Chemistry.
After gaining such high grades, Matthew has taken a year out from study, lecturing and working as a technician at Techniquest. Matthew is a keen sportsman and was captain of the rugby team whilst in the sixth form.
Matthew said, “I am so excited to begin my studies at Oxford. I loved my time in Barry Comprehensive School and my experiences in school have left me feeling confident and well prepared to start the course”