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This year, Alton College Rugby team have had a very good season, finishing second overall in the Hampshire College Sport Association league. This league consists of a number of colleges throughout the county including local rivals, QMC, Farnborough Sixth Form College and Peter Symonds College. Having finished second in the league, the team...

Congratulations to three Alton College students who completed the third race in the Portsmouth Duathlon Series 2015 last weekend. Alex Powell and Michael Penn, both previously at Heath End School, and Lauren Hole, previously at Perins School, completed the course in some impressive times considering it was their first Duathlon, and it was all for charity. All three students are all studying...

Ecotourism, volcanoes and current confluence were topics discussed in a fascinating talk to Geography students by Ian Dunn, Chief Executive of the Galapagos Conservation Trust on campus in April. Ian’s career covers 15 years working overseas and another 15 years working in the UK and has involved both human and physical geography. The talk focussed largely on tourism on the Galapagos Islands...

Congratulations to two Alton College students who recently participated in the English Schools Cross Country Championships as part of the Hampshire Schools Team. Nathan Gibson, previously at Weydon School, and Freya Davis, previously at Hawley Place School took part in the competition in Blackburn and both the girls and boys teams finished second overall. Hampshire Athletics sponsored...

On Thursday 30 April, Alton College Student Watch, a Hampshire...