Tag: Barton Peveril

Barton Peveril’s Bevan boxes clever

Barton Peveril Sixth Form College student Taylor Bevan has won the Great Britain Three Nations Boxing Championship at the Welsh Institute of Sport, Cardiff. The former Wyvern College pupil represents Wales and trains at the Sport Wales National Centre in Cardiff. This victory comes after a very successful year for Barton Peveril student, who has…

Barton Boxer Taylor Bevan is National Champ

  Barton Peveril sports student Taylor Bevan has won the 2018 English Amateur Boxing Championship (64 kilo). He defeated three top class opponents including a GB silver medallist and a former national champion at the event in Doncaster. The 17 year old started boxing five years ago and was inspired to start in the sport…

Barton Peveril closed tomorrow due to snow

Barton Peveril College have emailed students and parents to say they will be closed tomorrow, Thursday 1 March. The college says this due to a Met Office  amber weather warning for the region predicting snow and ice which they rate  as ‘likely’ and as ‘high impact’. The Eastleigh college says the majority of students get…

Patriotic student makes climb for Help for Heroes

His current focus is on A-level exams but within days of completing the last paper Matt Wateridge will be hard at work in an East African hospital before climbing Kilimanjaro in aid of Help for Heroes. The 18-year-old biology, chemistry and maths student has a place to study medicine at Manchester University when he leaves…

Disgraced bank boss has local links

  The former banking boss who is currently the centre of drug misuse allegations has strong local connections it has been revealed. The Rev Paul Flowers’ father worked for Eastleigh Borough Council and Flowers himself was a student at Barton Peveril before becoming a Minister at Hedge End’s Methodist church in 1978. The Reverend’s local…

Student appeals for missing flute

A talented Barton Peveril ‘A’ level music student has lost her prized flute while travelling to college and fears it may have been stolen.   The student boarded a Blue Star college bus from Warsash Rd (Campion Close area) on Friday at 07.45 to travel to College. She had her Trevor James Virtuoso flute in…

Kieran is in The Pink!

  Eastleigh News contributor Kieran James is feeling in the pink – he has started a two week work experience placement with The Daily Echo’s sister sports paper “The Pink”. Kieran 17, currently a Barton Peveril Student has been providing news reports and stories on our Football club Eastleigh FC since he was 15 and says his…

Crystal plays suspect in “Lewis”

Former Barton Peveril College and Mountbatten School drama student, Crystal Leaity, will be on the nation’s television screens next month when she appears alongside Kevin Whately, Laurence Fox, Alison Steadman and James Fox in the latest series of ITV detective drama Lewis. Crystal (19), from Southampton, studied Film, Drama and Performing Arts at Barton Peveril,…

Eastleigh’s Dani King pedaling for gold today

Eastleigh cycling sensation Dani King steps on to the Olympic stage today in the qualifying heat of the Women’s Team Pursuit at the Olympic Velodrome alongside fellow GB pursuit team members Joanna Rowsell and Laura trot. The talented trio have already have already won the world team pursuit title this year and are hot contenders…

Barton Peveril students win science award

A group of students from Eastleigh have won an award at a regional science fair for an electromagnetics project. The Barton Peveril Sixth Form College students were runners-up in the regional heats of the Intermediate Engineering/Technology category of the National Science and Engineering Competition at the Big Bang South East science fair in Crawley. David…

Jenny wants to follow in Amanda Holden’s footsteps

Jenny Tilley

A young Bishopstoke actress is hoping to raise £14,000 to help her achieve her dream of following in the footsteps of local star Amanda Holden. Talented Jenny Tilley 23, beat off competition from hundreds of aspiring actors to be offered one of only 24 places at the  prestigious Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts in London…

BGT’s Kai & Natalia – return to face exams!

It’s back to reality with a bump for local dance stars Kai and Natalia who are back in Southampton following their appearance in the Britain’s Got Talent finals.  Kai Widdrington returns to Barton Peveril College to today to sit an exam. A peak audience of over 14 million viewers saw dancing dog Pudsey land its…

Kai and Natalia through to BGT final!

Eastleigh fans of ITVs ‘Britain’s got Talent’ will be hoping that local dance duo Kai Widdrington and Natalia Jeved are in win a chance of winning the series after they clinched a place in next Saturday’s live final. The pair, who are still in their teens, live in Southampton but have strong Eastleigh connections. Not…

Kai & Natalia are ready for tonight’s BGT semi

Local Latin dance duo Kai Widdrington and Natalia Javed have been preparing for tonight’s second live semi-final of ‘Britain’s got Talent’. Junior World Latin Dance Champions Kai and Natalia will be vying for one of two spots in the Final to be held on 12 May. The excited dancers earlier tweeted a photoof them taken while on their way…

Eastleigh dance duo star in Britain’s got Talent!

Fans of ITV’s ‘Britain’s got Talent’ will be glued to their screens tonight to see if local teenagers Kai Widdrington and Natalia Javed can get down to the last 40 contestants in this year’s popular talent show. Kai (16) grew up in Eastleigh attending both St Swithins Wells and Toynbee School in Chandlers Ford and…