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6 years ago

A fancy dress theme has become tradition at College for Children in Need and this year was no different, with pirates and ninjas sweeping the campus.

Fundraising activities have been occurring all week with student bands playing their music at break times and raffle tickets being sold to many. There were some excellent prizes on offer including tickets to see Premier League...

The 11th annual Alton College Foundation Scholarships Awards Ceremony took place in the Berkoff Performing Arts Centre last week to an auditorium filled with students, parents, sponsors, staff, Governors and Foundation Directors. During the reception Chris Butler and the Inside Indigo band entertained the guests.

Trevor Heley, Managing Director of the Foundation, said that...

Six students studying AS level Chemistry were honoured with silver and copper awards for their success in the Cambridge Chemistry Challenge this summer.

Callum Green, Chris Slim and Eloise Stradling achieved a silver award which put them in the top 22% of the 4000 entries across the country. Examiners commented: “This represented a very good achievement on the paper and showed that the...

16-year old Olivia “Livvy” Breen has spent her summer holidays living a dream, and anyone following her in the London 2012 Paralympic Games will recognise her contagious smile and share the excitement of her performances in the Women’s 100m T38, Women’s 200m T38 and Women’s 4x100m relay T35/T38.

When she’s not training hard for her sport, Livvy attends Bohunt School and also takes part...

A concert in celebration of Martin’s life was held in the Forum Hall on Friday 2nd November 2012, with musical performances from Martin’s family, friends, colleagues and students, both past and present. 

This was an incredibly popular event and was a worthy tribute to Martin's life. Thank you to all musicians who played to make the event come together and to all who came along to...