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4 years ago

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...

In March, 14 Alton College students competed as a team in the finals of the Citizenship Foundation’s National Bar Mock Trial competition in the Court of Sessions in Edinburgh. Having won the Guildford regional heat in November 2014, the students argued three cases before judges including Lord Leveson, who chaired the recent inquiry into the British press. The team competed against other...