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Harrow way students visit London for artistic inspiration

London provided the perfect backdrop for Harrow Way Year 11 Art students looking for inspiration for their GCSE exam preparations. Exploring the sights and architecture walking the South Bank to the Tate Modern, over...

Whitchurch town centre chaos amid roadworks

Whitchurch Town Centre is facing 'surprise' roadworks which are disrupting schools and residents of Whitchurch. On Monday 4th February 2019, workers set up their equipment in Winchester Road, disrupting traffic from the centre of the...

School snow closures and late openings

The following Schools have announced full closures or late opening times due to the adverse weather being experienced over the next few days (1st Febuary 2019). Abbotts Ann Church Of England Primary School Red Rice...

Avondale Pet Food Recalls Pet-food due to salmonella poisoning

Avondale Pet Foods Ltd recalls Just Natural Chicken & Tripe because salmonella has been found in the product. This product has been sold in Scotland and England only. Pack size 20 x 454g and 8 x...
Harrow Way Presented with Silver Award

Harrow Way Presented with Silver Award

Harrow Way Community School’s commitment to the highest standards in teaching and learning has been recognised by the Teacher Development Trust Network (TDNT).  Receiving high praise from the auditors the school was awarded their prestigious...
Parents Pay Back-to-School Bill

Parents Pay Back-to-School Bill with Loose change and Kids’ Savings

Mums and dads in the South-East of England are battling the stress and soaring cost of back-to-school shopping by hunting for loose change down the back of the sofa … and even borrowing from...
Rookwood Pupils Celebrate as GCSE Results Released

Rookwood Pupils Celebrate as GCSE Results Released

There was much to celebrate at Rookwood School today thanks to 2018’s exceptional GCSE results. With 97% of students gaining five or more 9-4 grades (equivalent to the old A*-C) and an outstanding 100% of...
Harrow Way GCSE students excel in toughest GCSEs exams yet

Harrow Way GCSE students excel in toughest GCSEs exams yet

Although this year’s GCSE exams were predicted to be the toughest yet, following government reforms which revamped assessment and grading, Harrow Way students are smiling widely this morning. In English an impressive 81% of students...

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...

THIS WEEK'S LATEST

Local landmark ‘Del boy’ on the run

Last week, a landmark owned by the Weyhill Car Boot Sale was vandalised, however, owners Nigel and Graham had something humorous to say about...

Hampshire air ambulance launches new initiative to battle mental health issues

Hampshire and Isle Of Wight Air Ambulance also known as (HIOWAA) this week launched a new initiative.  The initiative will give the team's doctors, paramedics...

New mayor excited to sit new role in Test Valley

Councillor Martin Hatley has been elected as the borough’s new mayor at a full Test Valley Borough Council meeting. Councillor Hatley has held the role...

Andover Ocado staff at risk of redundancy 3 months after fire

Staff located at Andover's online supermarket Ocado site are at risk of a mass redundancy. Out of 850 staff employed at the Andover warehouse, 400...