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Congratulations to student Caroline Hodgkiss who won the Young Volunteer of the Year award at last night’s East Hampshire Volunteer Awards Evening. Caroline was nominated for showing great positivity and for overcoming numerous personal obstacles, but she has still shown the strength of character to be a young carer and found the time to promote volunteering to other young people. As a student...

Music student Scottie Thompson was recently awarded the Winchester Young Arts Music Prize 2018 for Original Jazz Composition which was presented by The Arts Society Winchester as part of the Hampshire New Music event at the Guildhall in Winchester on Tuesday 6th November. Scottie is a first-year student studying A level Music, Music Technology and BTEC Music Performing (Jazz). The...

Joe Park, previously at Eggar's School, has this year been awarded a Darwin Scholarship. He explained what this entails and what it means for him and his studies in the future.

"The Young Darwin Scholarship is a relatively new scholarship run by the Field Studies Council. The scholarship is intended...

Following their participation in the Party in the Park held in Alton Town Gardens in June, organised by the Lions Club of Alton, the College Sports Department has received a donation from the Lions to contribute to new match kit. As part of the event, members of Sports staff and students organised activitieis and competitions including a football penalty shoot out, stocks, give-golf-a-go and...

The Alton College Foundation ceremony for second year students took place in the Wessex Arts Centre at Alton College on 26 September 2018.  The Alton College Foundation introduced the awards to celebrate students who had shown outstanding achievement within their subjects during their first year of study. 

Mr Trevor Heley, Managing Director of the Foundation, opened the...