Kieran James

NCTJ trained. Previously Assistant Community Reporter for The News, Portsmouth. Sport and gig reviews are my passion.

College Careers In Healthcare Day Welcomes Industry Experts

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Barton Peveril Sixth Form College held a virtual Careers in Healthcare Day on Tuesday 23rd of March, for students to gain more knowledge about all the different avenues in Healthcare they can explore after leaving College.  Among those who spoke at the event were: Dr Richard Bain (Cardiac Physiologist, Southampton Hospital), Dr Mark Ashton Dr…

Eastleigh MP disappointed by Councillors decision to refuse Airport Runway Extension

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Eastleigh MP, Paul Holmes MP has outlined his disappointment by the decision taken by members of Eastleigh’s Local Area Committee to reject Southampton Airport’s application for a runway extension. Paul Holmes MP spoke to the committee yesterday and urged all councillors to back the Planning Officer’s decision to approve the runway extension. Paul Holmes MP said:…

Eastleigh lose 3-0 away to Stockport County

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Harry Cardwell’s second goal in three games and Will Collar’s rocket helped fire National League promotion hopefuls Stockport comfortably past Eastleigh 3-0 at Edgeley Park. The hosts would dominate throughout and started brightly. Ash Palmer could have opened the scoring inside two minutes had he not headed Tom Walker’s free-kick just over the crossbar. Cardwell…

Student Louis Blomberg wins US soccer scholarship

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Romsey-based student Louis Blomberg has signed for Campbellsville University in the USA, having earned himself a full soccer scholarship at the top flight NAIA D1 University, whose soccer team play in the Mid-South Conference. Campbellsville have been conference champions two times in the past five years and compete in the most competitive National Association of…

Solent University and Eastleigh College work together to deliver learner benefits across the region

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As part of ongoing work to strengthen Higher and Further Education ties across the region, Solent University and Eastleigh College have entered into a reciprocal governance arrangement. Professor Karen Stanton, Solent University Vice-Chancellor, has been appointed to the Eastleigh College Board as a governor, and Paul Cox, Eastleigh College Chief Executive & Principal, has been…

Student Secures Place on Oxbridge Programme for UK black students from African or Caribbean heritage

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Barton Peveril Sixth Form College student Lamar Mukundi has been selected for the highly selective Target Oxbridge Programme 2021, a competitive programme sponsored by the Universities of Oxford and Cambridge that receives thousands of applications each year. The programme, which awards only 160 places out of a pool of over 1000 applicants from throughout the…