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4 years ago

Alton College is launching a new range of community courses for all ages in the New Year ranging from Fruit Planting and Pruning Workshops to Boxercise Classes for kids, so the whole family can exercise their bodies and minds!

There is a certificated Adult Education programme with English as a Foreign Language starting on 12 January and the Level 3 Diploma in Early Years Education and...

5 years ago

 

Alton College’s Equestrian Team literally jumped for joy when they competed in the Hurstpierpoint College National Schools Championships at the All England Show Jumping Course at Hickstead this summer.

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Alton College alumna Charlotte Bradley has won the BBC’s The One Show’s amateur painting competition.

The painting that saw Charlotte reach the top three in the competition; ‘Fred’s Wife’ was inspired by a charismatic elderly couple she saw while out in Fleet. She asked if she could take their photo but she only caught the husband’s name, Fred. Charlotte painted both...

Alton College student Kris Stokkereit impressed judges at the University of Cambridge and won second place in the Peterhouse Cambridge Kelvin essay competition.

Kris, studying Maths, Further Maths, Chemistry and Physics, entered the competition with an essay based on a practical project to verify Newton’s Laws of Motion using only the type of equipment that Newton would have had...

Thanks to Alton College teaming up with Hampshire Constabulary, 10 students have celebrated their new skills in a range of crime prevention techniques including registering valuables to a national database and advising fellow students on the dangers of drugs use.

The students completed the programme alongside Level 2 and 3 Public Services qualifications at Alton College and most are...