News Archive

4 years ago

Chemistry and Biology students were invited to Southampton University for some amazing practical sessions in the undergraduate labs last month.

The chemistry students used advanced techniques to extract, purify and test a natural product using equipment only available in university labs. The biology students took part in two...

Alton College Students have pledged their support to spread the word on the Sixth Form College Association's campaign to #dropthelearningtax. All Sixth Form Colleges pay VAT whereas academies or school sixth forms are exempt. Please click the image to watch their video here and sign the e-petition here.

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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...