Education

Get in and go far during National Apprenticeship Week

Students, parents and local businesses considering an apprenticeship will have the chance to find out more about opportunities available in the borough during National Apprenticeship Week. A series of events run by Basingstoke and...

Harrow Way Introduce the Great Tudor Bake Off

Year 8 students from Harrow Way Community School have spent the day as Tudors, with a little 21st century twist. The History students, learning all about 1500-1750, came off their usual timetable to...

Avondale Pet Food Recalls Pet-food due to salmonella poisoning

Avondale Pet Foods Ltd recalls Just Natural Chicken & Tripe because salmonella has been found in the product. This product has been sold in Scotland and England only. Pack size 20 x 454g and 8 x...

Over 2000 Visitors to Peter Symonds’ Freshers’ Fair

Over 2000 prospective Peter Symonds College students attended the recent Fresher’s Fair, held in conjunction with the new academic Taster Days for the Lower Sixth. The Fair highlights the College’s “Connect” Sport and Enrichment...

Harrow Way Students Inspired by Award Winning Author

Harrow Way Year 7 and 8 students have been given award-winning writing tips courtesy of best-selling author Julia Golding who visited the school this week. Golding who also writes under the pen names of...

National Swimming Success for Rookwood School

On Sunday 21st January, Xen Medland, Year 7, and Kyrill Kennet, Year 9, travelled to the London Aquatics Centre in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park to represent London West at the Independent Schools Association (ISA)...

Andover Junior Pupils Graduate

This year’s primary school leavers are among the tenth cohort of pupils to take part in the Andover Junior Graduation and celebrate their achievements. More than 470 Year Six pupils have graduated from nine different...

Andover Open Day Showcases Industry Standard Opportunities

Andover College BTEC dance students recently showcased their credentials at the UK’s biggest dance event Move It in London’s Excel arena, and now visitors to the forthcoming Open Day on Saturday 1 April (9.30am...

National Apprenticeship Scheme Promoted by TVBC

As part of National Apprenticeship Week, Test Valley Borough Council’s apprentices have been promoting their scheme to local schools, encouraging young people to choose apprenticeships as a pathway to a great career. National Apprenticeship Week...

Zoo Training Taken to A Higher Level At Sparsholt College

Leaders in zoo education and training, Sparsholt College are launching advanced, innovative qualifications aimed at those either working in or looking to work in zoos. From September 2016, the new BSc Honours in Zoo...