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Students at Alton College  raised over £1,000 from a variety of events, cake sales and collections for Comic Relief last week.  Over £500 was raised on campus and as the government has pledged to match all funds raised by students in the UK pound for pound, the total amount has doubled!

The Alton College Students’ Union organised a cake sale over lunchtime held in the...

As part of the Speakers for Schools initiative, AS Geography students at Alton College were treated to a fascinating and inspirational talk given by Dr Vanessa Lawrence CB, Secretary General of Ordnance Survey International, she is also Co-Chair of United Nations Global Geospatial Information Management. ‘How Geography runs the...

Laura Jurd, Alton College alumna, has been named Jazz Instrumentalist of the Year at the prestigious APPJAG Parliamentary Jazz Awards 2015. Now in its 11th year, the All Party Parliamentary Jazz Appreciation Group honour the best of British jazz and the awards evening highlights the wealth of talent in the British jazz scene at the moment...

Tiffany Lee, former Amery Hill pupil, completed her Foundation Degree in Early Years Care and Education at Alton College. She went on to manage Little Me Day Nurseries, Basingstoke became Regional Manager and recently won a Nursery World Award. Now a mum herself we caught up with her during her maternity leave.

What made you decide to take the Foundation degree in Early Years...

Georgie Heeney, previously at Eggar’s School, has won the award for Senior Sportswoman of the Year at the recent East Hampshire Sports Awards. This year the awards were introduced by EHDC Councillor Nick Drew and presented by Fred Dinenage, MBE. Winning this award for her participation in showjumping completes an impressive year for Georgie who has also won the Winter National Championship...