Education

Wonderful Winton Christmas Display

Winton’s Christmas display first appeared in 2000. Originally planned for one night for the Christmas Fayre it proved to be so popular with the staff students and visitors that it stayed up until...

College Students Put on Guys and Dolls

Following the huge success of last summer's production of Anything Goes, Peter Symonds College students are proud to present classic musical comedy Guys and Dolls. The show this year will run over three days...

Celebrate 80 years of The Beano

Join the Mischief Makers from The Beano by signing up to this year’s Summer Reading Challenge – that’s the message from Hampshire County Council. The County Council’s Executive Member for Recreation and Heritage, Councillor Seán...

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...

400 Hampshire Children Raise the Roof of the Royal Albert Hall

Over 400 Hampshire school children enjoyed a once in a lifetime opportunity to sing on the national stage at the Royal Albert Hall. Singing a specially arranged version of Handel’s ‘Zadok the Priest’, they...

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...

Wizard of Oz Wows Audiences

Pupils from Rookwood School recently thrilled audiences with their production of 'The Wizard of Oz' at local theatre, The Lights in Andover. Over three fantastic shows, Senior School students entertained hundreds of audience members with...

Symonds Sports Awards 2018 Celebrate Storming year of Sport

Over 250 students from all of Peter Symonds’ 30 sports teams came together to celebrate the annual Sports Awards Ceremony, marking the end of a successful and exciting competitive season. The guest speaker was Simon...

Harrow Way’s Big Sing

Harrow Way Community School recently brought together over 150 primary school children to celebrate African music at the ‘Big Sing.’ Sporting colours from the South African flag, pupils from Portway, Roman Way and Appleshaw...

Children celebrate at Andover Junior Graduation

Hundreds of pupils from schools across Andover celebrated their junior graduations at The Lights this week. The 11th annual Andover Junior Graduation saw more than 500 Year Six students from ten schools across the town come...

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Tesco Petrol Station no Longer 24 Hours

Andover's Tesco Extra petrol station has stopped operating for 24 hours a day. The station is closed in the evenings until after 6am in the...
Fire in Whitchurch

Fire at Kings Arms Pub resolved

A fire broke out in Whitchurch, Hampshire in The Kings Arms Pub located opposite the Whitchurch Fire Station. Initially, four pumps were in attendance along...

A303 Road Rage Killer Guilty of Manslaughter

A motorist who killed a man after hitting him with his car on the A303 in Wiltshire has pleaded guilty to manslaughter. Tarkan Agca, aged...
winter gritters ready for new year

Gritter Garbo Gutted in Council Road Wars

Local residents in Shipton Bellinger were pleased to observe a Hampshire County Council gritter spreading the icy Bulford Road at 6.30am this morning (4th...