Education

Winton Academy celebrate new ‘perfect’ team

Winton Community Academy’s new prefect team was introduced to a group of proud parents. The event which took place on Thursday 20th June, was to issue students with their new blazers and ties and...

College Bids Farewell to Visiting Students

Students and staff at Peter Symonds College are saying their goodbyes to three students who will be returning to their homes on the remotest settlement on the planet, Tristan Da Cunha, on completion of...

Symonds Young Enterprise Students Praised

A group of business-minded students from Peter Symonds College are celebrating reaching the South East Regional Finals of the Young Enterprise Company of the Year awards. Tees and Coffee, the business set up and managed...
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Winton Geography Students Visit Hengistbury Head

14 Winton students and 2 members of staff travelled to the south coat to complete a series of geographical investigations along Southbourne Beach close to Hengistbury Head. The purpose of the trip was to evaluate...

Year 10 Harrow Way student puts ‘Be Ready’ first aid training into Practice

Harrow Way Year 10 student Eddie Maloney put his ‘Be Ready’ first aid training into practice recently when his mother Kate experienced a choking incident at their home. Eddie was trained earlier this year...

Winton Academy takes on slopes for second year

After a very successful ski trip last year Winton Community Academy was very excited to go back to Austria again this year. On the last day of term students from year 7 and year 8...

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...

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A303 roadworks

Southern Roadworks for around Hampshire 20/09/19

The following list of roadworks and disruptions for A34, A303, M4, A404, M4 and M27 is corrected as of Friday, 20th of September, but...
International Furniture Kevin Farrer Takes on BID in Court

Revolt Against Andover BID Continues in Court

The revolt against Andover BID (Business Investment District) continued yesterday in Basingstoke Magistrates Court (19th September 2019). Kevin Farrer, owner of International Furniture in Black...
Louis Tanner Andover

Young boy, 14, missing from Andover

A family are appealing to find a 14-year-old boy missing from Andover today. Louis Tanner was last seen at his address at around 3.30pm today...
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Boris Johnson reportedly in Andover area this afternoon

Boris Johnson, PM, is reportedly making an appearance in the Andover area. Andover and Villages will be keeping you up-to-date with all the news regarding...