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Harrow Way Welcomes Nelson Mandela’s Niece, Pumeza Mandela

Harrow Way Community School welcomed children’s educational rights campaigner Pumeza Mandela, Education Manager for the Nelson Mandela Museum, to a ‘cake and chat’ afternoon on Tuesday 12 April 2016. The niece of Nelson Mandela...

Snow School Closures and Late Openings – March 2018

The following Schools have announced full closures or late opening times due to the adverse weather being experienced over the next few days (1-2 March 2018). Abbotts Ann Church Of England Primary School Red Rice...

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 give their Vision for Andover

As the next generation growing up in Andover, the views of 13 and 14 year olds are particularly valuable for the Andover Vision project who recently led a workshop with Harrow Way Year 8...

Places Announced for Hampshire School Starters 2018

The vast majority of parents in Hampshire with children due to start school in September at age 4/5, have been offered a place at one of their preferred primary schools, by Hampshire County Council...

KJM Rewards St Mary Bourne School Children’s Advertising Designs

 {igallery id=4660|cid=56|pid=1|type=category|children=0|addlinks=0|tags=|limit=25} Hawthorn Class in St Mary Bourne Primary School have been studying 'Advertising' for their recent project. Andover & Villages were trained in Advertising sales and design at The Andover Advertiser and so...

Funding Cuts Threaten School Breakfast Clubs

43 per cent of teachers say their breakfast club will have to close over the next three years Cuts in school funding cited as main reason. Schools forced to take money from school...

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...

Harrow Way to Train all Staff and Students in CPR

With the support of the British Heart Foundation ‘Nation of Lifesavers’ initiative, Harrow Way has undertaken the ambitious target of training every student and member of staff at the school in basic CPR...

Andover College Judged Good by Ofsted

Andover College praised by Ofsted as high expectations lead to an increasing “proportion of students gaining high grades at A Level” and college leaders having “successfully improved the quality of the student experience and...

THIS WEEK'S LATEST

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...

Police search for suspects of morning vape shop robbery

Items worth approximately £2,000 were stolen from a shop in Tidworth The burglary happened sometime between midnight and 8.00am on May 15. Offenders smashed a window...