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Remarkable Performance by Peter Symonds College Students

A level results for 2018 at Peter Symonds College are once again absolutely outstanding. The pass rate has been maintained at a staggering 99% with over a third of the grades awarded being at...
A-Level Results

A for Effort in A-Level Results

Hampshire County Council’s Executive Member for Education and Skills, Human Resources and Performance Councillor Stephen Reid, praised students across Hampshire, as thousands celebrate success following the release of this year’s results for A-level and...
Local School Compete Against Best Athletes

Local School Compete Against Best Athletes

Harrow Way Community School is celebrating the news that two of their students have put Andover on the map at the English Schools’ Athletics Association (ESAA) Championships. Competing at the Alexander Stadium in Birmingham...

Motion and Commotion at Local School

The end of term brought Winton School's Motion and Commotion week; and there was certainly a great deal of both! The fun started on Tuesday afternoon as a group of students departed for Prague. Then,...

Employers Favour Apprenticeships Over Degrees

Employers now favour relevant apprenticeships or experience over university degrees, a study has found. Researchers who polled 1,000 decision makers found 49 per cent prefer to see experience from a relevant apprenticeship or previous position...

Local School Raises £3000 on Sponsored Walk

Year 9 Harrow Way students donned the walking boots recently to tackle an impressive 12.2 miles sponsored walk from Andover to Appleshaw, and back. The fundraising initiative raised an impressive £3000 which will go...

Harrow Way Student Publishes First Book

A 12 year old student from Harrow Way Community School has become a published author following the publication of his debut novel Lonely. Year 7 Dmitrijs Meiksans wrote the short story which features his...

School Community Day Makes a Difference

This year saw the second Winton Community Academy Community Day involving all 405 students in Years 7 – 10.The students were unbelievable ambassadors for the Academy working in residential care homes, primary schools, painting...

Mary Poppins at Local Secondary School

The end of year in Performing Arts saw our largest cast to date performing the wonderful Mary Poppins. Students have spent months rehearsing to bring their own take on the musical to the Winton...

Keep Your Children Safe in the Heat

With the school holidays getting off to a sweltering start, and forecasters predicting temperatures rising to as high as 31°c this week, Hampshire residents are urged to follow some simple advice to stay safe...

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Charities Miss Out on Andover Armed Forces Day Cash

Andover Armed Forces Day appears to be quite the money spinner according to Love Andover Ltd/Andover Radio Ltd Director, David Harber. Meanwhile, the charities...

Knights Enham Car Boot Sale 2019

Following last years popular local car boot sale at Wyke Down, Knights Enham is launching their own Car Boot in aid to support fundraising...

Police make romantic drug driver arrest

Police arrested a man after being caught over the limit and drug driving while passing by the railway station yesterday (Thursday, Valentine's day) https://twitter.com/AndoverPolice/status/1096052619309662209 The officers...