Education

Andover Students Put On A Stellar Performance Of Aladdin For The 2016 Christmas Pantomime

Andover College’s sell out Christmas Pantomime showcased another multi-discipline masterpiece at The Lights Theatre. Months of dedication and hard work from Andover College students demonstrated exactly why the Creative and Performing Arts team are...

Recycling Lorry Designed by Longparish Little People

The little people at Longparish Little School are thrilled to have recently unveiled their new recycling lorry thanks to Raymond Brown Waste Solutions and their Community Matters initiative. At the end of last year...

Symonds Karters get to National Final of British Schools Karting Championships

Six Peter Symonds College students have won a place in the National Final of the British Schools Karting Championship (BSKC) 2018. They will compete against the best school and college teams in the country...

National Recognition for Peter Symonds’ Student Support

Peter Symonds College has won a top national award for the way it supports its students. Symonds was awarded first place at the annual Sixth Form Colleges Association (SFCA) awards in the Student Support category. The...

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...

Andover College celebrate the class of 2015

Academic excellence, determination, commitment and sheer hard work were all recognised last week at Andover College’s 2015 Achievement Awards. Students along with their proud families and friends joined Andover College lecturers, governors and sponsors...

Local School Visits Winchester Science Centre

Pupils from Class 1 at St Michael’s Primary School in Figheldean spent a day at the Winchester Science Centre recently. During the visit the children, who are learning about space in school, enjoyed exploring...

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...

Symonds Students Set to Cure Anything

Peter Symonds College students are celebrating an impressive number of offers of university places to study medicine, dentistry and veterinary medicine. A total of 52 students have been offered places to study medicine, six students...

School Inspires Students with Trip to Oxford University

Harrow Way has been inspiring high achieving students with a recent visit to the University of Oxford. The Year 8 ‘Allstars’ visited the top university as part of the school’s initiative to raise students’...

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Andover woman flying tipping

Andover woman fined after dumping waste in town

An Andover resident was made to pay more than £200 after her fly-tipped waste was discovered by council members. Shirley Gray, of Camelot Close, Andover,...
Andover Photographic Club Award

TVBC Mayor Visits Andover Photographic Club

Andover Photographic Club was fortunate to have the Worshipful Mayor of Test Valley, Cllr Martin Hatley, and Mayoress, Mrs Joanne Hatley as guests at...
Turkey Dinosaurs Recall

Turkey Dinosaurs Metal Danger Recall

Bernard Matthews is recalling a batch of its Turkey Dinosaurs because of metal pieces being found in some of the usually tasty dinosaurs. Anyone who...
Power outrage andover

Power outage disrupts 957 residents across Andover

Residents across Andover have been left with no power with Scottish and Southern Electricity Network confirming it. The outage was reported at 9.26pm. SSEN said. "We’re...