- Dame Kristin Scott Thomas
The actress was a former pupil of Cheltenham before training to be a drama teacher. She’s won a BAFTA and an Academy Award nomination for some of her work.
- Amber Rudd
Formerly a home secretary, but presently an MP of Hastings and Rye and works and pension secretary.
- Tamara Beckwith
A socialite and television personality, she dropped out of the college after getting pregnant with her first child.
- Dame Mary Archer
She is a celebrated scientist popular for pioneering NHS initiatives and her work with solar power conversion.
- Amanda Wakeley
A prominent fashion designer and business woman. She was awarded an OBE in 2010 for her services to the industry.
- Bridget Riley
She is a famous artist with exhibitions all around the world. After leaving the college she proceeded to Goldsmiths’ College and the Royal College of Art.
- Clare Max
She is the first woman to be the president of the Royal College of Surgeons of England and chairman of the General Medical Council.
- Robin Steven
She is the popular of the Murder Most Unladylike series and winner of Waterstones Children’s Book Prize for Best Younger Fiction.
- Kate Reardon
She was the youngest person to be fashion assistant at Vogue and fashion editor at Tatler at 21.
- Lisa Jardine
She won a mathematics scholarship to the college and has written for and appeared in many arts, history and current affairs programmes for TV and radio.