Pupils take part in foodbank challenge

Basingstoke Gazette:

5:00pm Wednesday 29th October 2014

PUPILS are competing against each other to donate food to those going hungry in Basingstoke.

Children's author unveils new nursery in Cliddesden

Basingstoke Gazette:

9:22am Wednesday 29th October 2014

A CHILDREN’S author got a new nursery in Cliddesden off to a flying start.

BCoT students' work goes on sale at town centre shop

Basingstoke Gazette:

5:00pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

BCoT art and design students Beth and Emily Porter are selling a range of products made and designed by themselves at the college’s shop, Aspiral, in Basingstoke town centre.

Science, celebrities and photography top of list of magazine downloads

Basingstoke Gazette: Hampshire county council

4:16pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

HAMPSHIRE is a county of budding scientists, celebrity-watchers and amateur photographers - judging from the most popular e-magazine downloads available from Hampshire County Council’s libraries.

Nursery children wear pink for charity

Basingstoke Gazette:

3:41pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

CHIDLREN from a Basingstoke nursery dressed in pink to raise money for a national charity.

Pupils take part in Hampshire County Youth Conference

Basingstoke Gazette: Zoni Asif

9:40am Tuesday 28th October 2014

PUPILS from Hampshire schools visited the County Council’s headquarters in Winchester last week, to take part in the latest Hampshire County Youth Conference - to mark Local Democracy Week.

Overton Primary School full Ofsted report

Basingstoke Gazette:

9:27am Monday 27th October 2014

OVERTON Primary School has been rated as "outstanding" by Ofsted. 

BCoT open evening attracts record number of visitors

Basingstoke Gazette:

5:00pm Friday 24th October 2014

A RECORD number of visitors attended BCoT’s first open evening of the year last week – with more than 520 prospective students passing through the doors.

First Class special in this week's Gazette

Basingstoke Gazette:

3:31pm Thursday 23rd October 2014

Don't miss our eight page first class picture special in this week's Gazette.

Overton school gets 'outstanding' Ofsted report

Basingstoke Gazette:

1:30pm Wednesday 22nd October 2014

IT WAS party time at an Overton school after an education watchdog rated it as “outstanding”.

Win a lesson in Chinese cookery with BCoT

Basingstoke Gazette: BCoT to hold part-time course enrolment evening

8:00pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

A BASINGSTOKE college has launched a competition for one lucky winner to receive an expert lesson in Chinese cookery.

Drivers reminded to respect lollipop men and women

Basingstoke Gazette: Belinda Mott, with 10-year-old Jack Freeman

11:46am Tuesday 21st October 2014

'STOP Means Stop' - that is the message being given to drivers as part of a campaign to encourage respect for school crossing patrols.

Pupils with parents in the forces take part in special event

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11:32am Tuesday 21st October 2014

PUPILS from schools in Hampshire who have parents in the forces took part in a special event.

Chairs of school governing bodies across Hampshire celebrate success

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12:19pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

CHAIRS and aspiring chairs of school governing bodies from across Hampshire are celebrating success.

Fujitsu UK boss inspires pupils at Basingstoke school

Basingstoke Gazette:

8:00pm Sunday 19th October 2014

PUPILS at a secondary school got an insight into the working world from the inspirational man at the top of a major Basingstoke-based business.

Grammy award winner visits QMC

Basingstoke Gazette:

11:00am Saturday 18th October 2014

IT GAVE her a platform when she was starting out in her career, and this week renowned solo percussionist Dame Evelyn Glennie made a welcome return to a Basingstoke college to open a new £2million music building.

In today's Gazette - part one of our First Class 2014 picture special

Basingstoke Gazette:

12:38pm Thursday 16th October 2014

THE first of our two First Class 2014 picture specials appears in this week's Gazette.

Basingstoke college to hold open evening

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8:30am Friday 10th October 2014

COME along to BCoT’s first open evening of the year next Monday, October 13, from 4pm-7.30pm, and find out about the great range of courses available.

BCoT principal strengthens links with China

Basingstoke Gazette:

12:30pm Friday 3rd October 2014

A BASINGSTOKE college is strengthening its links with China after three students from the country arrived to study here.

Ofsted gives Basingstoke nursery top grading

Basingstoke Gazette:

5:00pm Friday 26th September 2014

A NURSERY is celebrating after being given a top grading from inspectors.

Safety fears prompt u-turn on Robert May's bus pick-up point

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1:00pm Wednesday 24th September 2014

A SCHOOL bus service has changed the location it picks up children after parents complained that youngsters had to cross a busy road.

Costello head aims for 'outstanding' rating

Basingstoke Gazette:

6:00am Wednesday 24th September 2014

THE NEWLY-appointed headteacher at The Costello School is hoping to build on its recent successes and lead it to an “outstanding” rating.

BCoT principal takes Ice Bucket Challenge

Basingstoke Gazette:

3:00pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

WHEN Basingstoke college principal Anthony Bravo takes on a challenge, he doesn’t do it half-heartedly.

BCoT beehives begin to produce honey

Basingstoke Gazette:

7:00am Thursday 11th September 2014

THERE’S a real buzz at BCoT as the college’s two beehives have settled in well and are already producing honey.

Not too late to apply for courses at BCoT

Basingstoke Gazette: BCoT to hold part-time course enrolment evening

5:00pm Monday 8th September 2014

BCoT is still able to consider applications for courses starting this month.

Summer school for would-be pupils proclaimed success

Basingstoke Gazette:

5:00pm Sunday 7th September 2014

A SUMMER school held for children about to start at a Basingstoke secondary school was a big hit with the would-be pupils.

BCoT students will benefit from laptop donation

Basingstoke Gazette:

8:00pm Saturday 6th September 2014

YOUNG Enterprise students at BCoT will benefit from a generous donation from the world’s largest PC vendor.

VIDEO: BCoT principal does Ice Bucket Challenge

Basingstoke Gazette: Anthony Bravo

10:39am Friday 5th September 2014

BASINGSTOKE students took great delight in watching their college principal receive a soaking when he took part in the Ice Bucket Challenge this morning.

Schoolchildren learn how to keep themselves and others safe

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9:00am Thursday 4th September 2014

KEEPING safe was the theme of an event organised for schoolchildren.

Hampshire pupils achieve better in SATs than average in England

Basingstoke Gazette: County council asks for feedback for 'Ageing Well in Hampshire' strategy

3:36pm Friday 29th August 2014

SCHOOLCHILDREN in Hampshire are achieving better results in their SATs than the average in England.

Talented BCoT students land jobs with major insurer

Basingstoke Gazette:

5:00pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

TWO BCoT business students have been selected for jobs at an Andover-based insurance broker after competing for the posts against thousands of applicants.

Cranbourne pupils dish up a treat

Basingstoke Gazette:

6:00am Wednesday 27th August 2014

AL FRESCO dining was on the menu as pupils at a Basingstoke school competed against each other in an outdoor cooking contest.

BCoT course is the start of something beautiful

Basingstoke Gazette:

11:00am Tuesday 26th August 2014

MOTHER and daughter Debbie and Annabelle Tripp are both building successful careers in the beauty industry thanks to a head start from BCoT.

Hampshire County Council's school catering service receives award

Basingstoke Gazette:

1:00pm Monday 25th August 2014

THE service which provides school meals in Hampshire has been recognised for its commitment to using high-welfare pork.

LIVE BLOG: GCSE results across Basingstoke and Deane

Basingstoke Gazette:

8:50am Thursday 21st August 2014

Live coverage of GCSE results day in Basingstoke and Deane.

Principal thanked for efforts at Everest Community Academy

Basingstoke Gazette:

3:00pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

PUPILS and staff from Everest Community Academy have thanked outgoing principal Julie Rose at a farewell party.

Join our live GCSE blog tomorrow

Basingstoke Gazette: Matthew England and Sarah Fewell celebrate

11:41am Wednesday 20th August 2014

TOMORROW is a big day for students as they collect their much-awaited GCSE results.

Schoolchildren take part in archaeological dig

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5:00pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

TEENAGERS from schools in the borough have taken part in a Time Team-style dig in North Warnborough.

Ofsted marks Hook nursery as outstanding

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9:00am Monday 18th August 2014

A NURSERY near Hook has received a top grade by an inspector.

Pupils take on three peaks challenge for The March Foundation

Basingstoke Gazette:

6:00am Monday 18th August 2014

PUPILS took on a mountain of a challenge when they climbed three peaks in three days.

Children celebrate 25th anniversary of Michael Rosen book

Basingstoke Gazette:

8:30am Sunday 17th August 2014

THE 25th anniversary of a popular children’s book was celebrated by youngsters at a Basingstoke nursery.

Lord Wandsworth College sports hall to be refurbished

Basingstoke Gazette:

7:30am Friday 15th August 2014

WORK has started on refurbishing a sports hall at a north Hampshire school.

Tadley pre-school marks end of year with graduation party

Basingstoke Gazette:

8:00pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

A TADLEY pre-school celebrated a “fantastic year” with a graduation party.

Long Sutton Primary School wins road safety competition

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9:00am Wednesday 13th August 2014

PUPILS from a Long Sutton school came out on top in a countywide competition about road safety.

BCoT joins forces with engineering firm Middlesex Group

Basingstoke Gazette:

5:00pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

MIDDLESEX Group is working in partnership with BCoT to sponsor all BTEC Level 2 Engineering full-time courses at the college – with a view to taking students on to apprenticeship programmes on completion of their course.

Musical extravaganza at The Hurst

Basingstoke Gazette:

3:00pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

PUPILS and staff at a Baughurst school held a day-long musical extravaganza to help those who cannot afford to continue to learn an instrument.

BCoT student following dreams and heading to university

Basingstoke Gazette:

5:00pm Sunday 10th August 2014

A FORMER media student is heading to Bournemouth University after being offered a scholarship following the results he gained whilst at BCoT.

BCoT lecturer and student contribute to Mel C album

Basingstoke Gazette:

3:00pm Saturday 9th August 2014

A BCoT music technology lecturer and one of his Level Three students have contributed to new songs written for ex-Spice Girl Melanie C’s forthcoming album.

AWE engineers show children that science can be fun

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5:00pm Wednesday 6th August 2014

AWE boffins taught schoolchildren that science can be fun when they spent a day helping them build and test water rockets.

Former QMC student wins prize in first year at Oxford University

Basingstoke Gazette:

8:00pm Tuesday 5th August 2014

EX-QMC student Stephen Turrell has won the Oxford University Armorours and Brasiers Company/TATA Steel prize of £500 for achieving the best performance in first year practical coursework.

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