News Archive

25 weeks ago

Are you interested in standing for a position on the new Students’ Union? The election for the 2019-20 Executive will take place on Wednesday 13th February 2019 in the LRC and will be a paper ballot rather than online as in previous years.

The hustings will take place on Tuesday 12th February at lunchtime (location tbc - Martin Read Hall or Wessex Arts) and the results of the vote will...

Alf Hamer, Peter Baillie, Seb Cawte and Molly Bruce represented Alton College at the Debating Matters Tournament held at Solent University recently. They were supported by Jack Jillings, Olivia Welch, Lottie Tellyn and Jasmine Bullion.

Alf and Peter kicked off the tournament arguing against the motion ‘Tourism benefits the world’. They presented eloquent and thought provoking positions...

Congratulations to first year Geography student Alex Teeuw, previously at The Petersfield School, on being one of only four students in the whole of the country to be selected to represent the UK at the 2019 International Geographical Olympiad (iGEO) in Hong Kong. The Olympiad will consist of the four 16-19 year olds competing against teams from around the world in a week of multimedia...

26 weeks ago

As part of our partnership with Chelsea Football Club Foundation (CFCF), coaches have been delivering 90 minutes per week of football / fitness training to our students with special educational needs. This is the first part of our new offering to students in conjunction with CFCF which started in September 2018. SEND students enjoy sessions from qualified Chelsea FC approved coaches and as...

30 weeks ago

"A few months ago, I was fortunate to be selected to participate in an international conference ‘Youth for peace- 100 years after World War 1, 100 ideas for peace’ that took place in Berlin from the 14th-18th November. 

The event drew together 500 young people aged between 18 and 25 from 48 different countries...