Category: Education

Solent Uni sports complex marks completion

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Building work has now completed on Solent University’s new £28million sports complex. To mark the latest milestone, key representatives, including contactors Morgan Sindall Construction, joined the University this week to officially handover the keys to the Solent Sports Complex, and celebrate the end of building work. Vice-Chancellor, Professor Graham Baldwin says: “As a University, it…

Eastleigh College staff win catering award

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  Eastleigh College’s Hospitality and Catering department were recently awarded the Chairman’s Shield at the Craft Guild of Chefs Honours and Awards. The prestigious event, which took place at the Victory Services Club in London, recognised the exceptional commitment and outstanding contributions from its members over the past 12 months, with all of the winners nominated…

Barton Peveril Celebrate Pride

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Barton Peveril Sixth Form College hosted its annual Pride, celebrating diversity and inclusion amongst its student community. Students planned and organised the event, which featured games, a glitter and face paint stand, live music, and a Bake Sale raising money for Breakout Youth – a local LGBTQ+ support charity for teenagers in Hampshire and the…

Barton Peveril Perform for the National Theatre

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Barton Peveril Sixth Form College students have taken part in National Theatre Connections 2019. Second year Performing Arts: Acting students performed Chaos, a play written by Laura Lomas and commissioned especially for the Connections showcase, twice in the College’s Rose Theatre and then in Bognor Regis’ Alexandra Theatre. National Theatre Connections sees students from throughout…

Barton Peveril Welcome Minister of State for Skills and Apprenticeships

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Barton Peveril Sixth Form College welcomed Minister of State for Skills and Apprenticeships, the Rt Hon Anne Milton MP, on Thursday 21st March. Ms Milton spoke to current students about their education and plans for the future, before meeting with staff from across the College. Ms Milton first spoke to second year students Anna Bodman,…

Barton Peveril Becomes FA Grassroots Hub

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Barton Peveril Sixth Form College has become an FA Grassroots Hub, to promote Football in the College and local community. This forms a partnership between the English Colleges Football Association, the Association of Colleges Sport and Barton Peveril. The FA College Grassroots Hub programme involves Barton Peveril helping to grow male and female participation in…

Eastleigh college announces new apprenticeship programme

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Refrigeration, Air Conditioning and Heat Pump (RACHP) engineering technicians have important responsibilities for the safety of themselves, work colleagues and the general public as well as minimising the environmental impact of cooling systems. The new apprenticeship programme, which has been designed by professionals in the industry, will train individuals in the design, installation, routine maintenance,…