Education

Students Say their Diets Improve when they go to University

Forget beans on toast and pot noodles, today’s students are now more creative in the kitchen than ever before, a new study has found. Despite the stereotype of living on beans on toast for...

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...

Tired Children Take a Week to Get Back into School Life

It takes children more than a week to get back into the swing of school after they return from the summer break, it has emerged. Researchers found kids after six weeks of no homework,...

Basingstoke College Tackles Parking Problems

Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council has been working with Basingstoke College of Technology (BCoT) and Stagecoach to address car park capacity issues at the college and to combat associated problems with parking in the...

Children More Likely to Receive an iPad than a Pencil Case for School

Pupils returning to school are more likely to get a new tablet device than pencil case, a study into changing classroom habits has found. Researchers found that 55 per cent of children are given...
All Hampshire schools to offer Men ACWY meningitis vaccine

Schools To Offer Meningitis ACWY Vaccine

The meningitis ACWY vaccine is to be offered in all Hampshire secondary schools from January 2018. Currently the jab is offered through GP surgeries in the south of the county and school nurses in...

Congratulations to Hampshire’s GCSE Class of 2017

Hampshire County Council’s Executive Member for Education, Councillor Peter Edgar, is congratulating students across the county as provisional GCSE results, out today (24 August 2017), indicate a good performance from Hampshire’s students - in...

Harrow Way GCSE Students are Top of the Class

The government’s changes to GCSE grading this year hasn’t held back Harrow Way students who this morning celebrated another set of outstanding results. An impressive 80% achieved the new style grade 9 to 4...

Peter Symonds College Remains the Perfect Place for Ambition

A level results for 2017 achieved by students at Peter Symonds College in Winchester are once again absolutely outstanding. The impressive 99% pass rate has been maintained again this year, with over a third...
Education News | A-level success for Hampshire’s students| Andover & Villages

A-Level Success For Hampshire’s Students

Hampshire County Council’s Executive Member for Education, Councillor Peter Edgar, is congratulating students across Hampshire, as thousands celebrate success following the release of this year’s results for A-level and vocational qualifications. Provisional 2017 results,...

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Are betting shops saving the Andover high street?

With 18 local Andover betting shops, the shop scene is forever growing while the high street declines, is betting shops saving the Andover high...

Andover’s Joshua Found Safe and Well

Missing Joshua from Andover has been found safe and well. Joshua contacted his Aunt, Donna to tell her he was okay, despite going missing for...

John Lewis Launch Christmas Advert 2019

John Lewis has finally launched their Christmas Advert for 2019. The advert features a little girl and her friend, a very cute green dragon called...

Iguana Stolen in Andover Home Burglary

Police are appealing for witnesses following a house burglary in Andover. It happened at a house in Gabriel Walk between 9.30pm Sunday 10 November and...