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The Alton College Theatre Company cemented their reputation for high quality theatre with their version of ‘Habeas Corpus’ by Alan Bennett.

The performance was praised as ‘extremely hilarious entertainment provided by a superbly talented cast of 10...

First year students on the BTEC National Diploma in Art and Design, Fashion and Textiles were set the task of creating an object worth desiring.

This 5 week project was inspired...

Former students of Alton College braved wintery conditions to attend the annual Alton College Celebration and Award Evening on Tuesday 21st December.

Principal Jane Machell opened the evening by welcoming ‘the class of 2010’ back and congratulating them on their outstanding achievements whilst they were at College; she also asked them to join her in thanking their teachers and support...

On Saturday 29th January, the Alton College Music department presented the final concert of Ewart Woolridge’s 15 years running the series ‘Music in St. Johns, Alresford’. Ewart said he was delighted that Alton College was the last group to present music in his tenure as his daughter had attended Alton College; and Alton College had brought well over 60 musicians to play an eclectic mix of...

The Chief Inspector of Ofsted published her Annual Report for 2009/10 on Wednesday 1st December.  The report lists Alton College as one of eight colleges to be judged by Ofsted as Outstanding and one of only two sixth form colleges (the other is in Manchester).
In addition, Alton College is one of only three colleges judged Outstanding in three consecutive inspections.
Principal...