Education

Winton Academy ‘Science in Action’

Winton Community Academy took 92 students on a trip to Bang Bang STEM fare at the Ageas Bowl in Hedge End last week. The interactive exhibits from a huge variety of state-of-the-art companies, including BOC,...

Local school introduce first aid training initiative

Harrow Way Community School has launched an exciting new initiative to deliver certificated first aid training to all Key Stage 4 students. ‘Be Ready’, part of the school’s ambitious Careers Education Programme, has been...
Hundreds petition against closure of local school pool

Hundreds petition against closure of local school pool

ANDOVER parents and students have launched a plea to 'Save the Test Valley School Pool' on world-wide petition site, change.org. The online petition has almost reached 1,000 signatures against removing the pool following budget cuts. This...

Local school evacuated following ‘electrical fire’

WINTON Community Academy was evacuated earlier today following an electrical fire (Friday, 22 March.) The fire was shortly dealt after the fire broke out earlier today. Winton Community Academy posted on social media saying that no...

School minibus programme wins national transformation award

Hampshire County Council’s innovative Spend to Save scheme, which provides schools with minibuses as part of ensuring that eligible children have a safe home to school transport service, has won a Bronze Award against...

TVBC Mayor visits Longparish Little School

Cllr Ian Carr MBE, Mayor of Test Valley Borough Council visited the little people at Longparish Little School today (Friday 1st March 2019). The children were very excited to see The Mayor wearing his red...

Harrow pre-school closes following 40 years of service

Harrow way pre-school has announced its closure yesterday, Wednesday 27th February, in a social media post. In the post, it stated that the local popular pre-school will shut for the final time at the end...

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...

THIS WEEK'S LATEST

Public artwork unveiled in Augusta Park

On a gloriously sunny Monday, 15 July, the Augusta Park Community Centre was host to the unveiling of two new public artworks for Augusta...
A303 roadworks

A34, A404, M4 and Southern Roadworks 22/07/19

The following list of roadworks and disruptions for A34, A303, M4, A404, M4 and M27 is corrected as of Friday, 19th July, but could...

Bosc monitor lizard found after search warrant for drugs in Andover

Andover Police had an expected surprised when issuing a search warrant today, Thursday, 18th July, after finding a Savmon lizard under a sofa following...

A303 eastbound delays as emergency services deal with collision

Emergency services are on the scene of an RTI (Road traffic incident) on the A303 eastbound today, Thursday, 18th July. Lane One is blocked between...