Education

School minibus programme wins national transformation award

Hampshire County Council’s innovative Spend to Save scheme, which provides schools with minibuses as part of ensuring that eligible children have a safe home to school transport service, has won a Bronze Award against...

Andover College Film Scrawl selected For Largest Genre Film

Scrawl, the fun horror feature film made and produced by Andover College students, has been selected for the Fright Night Film Festival in Louisville, Kentucky, 16th - 18th October 2015. Fright Night is...

Andover College BTEC Students Hit the High Grades

18 year old Lee Roberts collects his fantastic BTEC results from Andover College While many young people will have anxiously received their A Level results this week there are a whole host of...

Go Beyond at Andover College

Hot on the heels of excellent A Level result and Ofsted inspection, Andover College is opening its doors for the first of this academic year’s schedule of open evenings. Year 10s and 11s getting...

Decision Time for Year 11 Students

With Christmas done and dusted and final GCSE exams only a few months away, now’s the time for Year 11 students to make some college decisions. Andover College is already buzzing with applications for...

Year 5 pupils visit Winton for STEM Day

The 18th and 19th of June this year saw record numbers of year 5 pupils arriving for the annual STEM days at Winton Community Academy. It was a mark of the academy’s on-going success that...

Andover Teenager Opens GCSE Live on Television

A brave 16 year old from Andover who opened his GCSE results in front of millions of people – live on the ITV show This Morning got the grades he needs to stay on...

Calling all Hampshire’s Talented Young Singers and Instrumentalists

Accomplished young singers and instrumentalists are being invited to attend a series of formal and informal auditions to join Hampshire County Council’s Music Service ensembles. The auditions take place later this term to find...

Harrow Way Help Children in Ghana Receive an Education

A nursery and day care centre for vulnerable young children from a poor fishing village in Ghana has received a huge cash injection courtesy of students, staff and parents from Harrow Way Community School....

John Hanson Community School Celebrates GCSE Success

John Hanson Community School students are celebrating the school’s best ever GCSE results with 74% of students achieving 5 A*-C grades, and 66% of the students achieving 5 or more A* – C passes...

THIS WEEK'S LATEST

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...