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Sportivate Sessions

Last term the Foundation Learning students participated in Bowls sessions, held at Aylesbury Town Bowls Club. Working with Sportivate, both the Skills for Life and Skills for Work students were involved in the programme, which is designed to introduce…

Celebrating Achievement at Aylesbury College

Aylesbury College recently held its annual Celebrating Student Achievement Awards ceremony, where students were recognised for their successes throughout the academic year. Awards were presented to the best performing students from each subject area, there were also cross-College awards…

HealthTec Thames Valley Launch

HealthTec Thames Valley has just celebrated its launch event at Aylesbury College.  Providing a new experiential learning facility based at the College, HealthTec opens in September 2017 bringing health and education together in a new learning environment.  Creating interactive,…

Reading Ahead Challenge

Reading Ahead, run by The Reading Agency, is designed to inspire less confident readers to develop an enjoyment of reading at the same time as improving their literacy skills. More than 200,000 young people and adults have registered for the scheme…

Thank you to Chartwell’s Staff

Aylesbury College would like to say a huge thank you to Rose, Debbie and Jo from the Chartwell team in the on-site refectory for their continued support with the Foundation Learning students.They have kindly worked around their usual working…

Inspire Competitions at Aylesbury College

Aylesbury College students have been competing against students from other local colleges in ‘Inspire Young People’ events.The college hosted teams from Reading College, East Berkshire College, Oxford College, Reading College and Plymouth College for the finals of…

Walking the MS Mile

A group of business students have participated in work experience by helping fundraise and raise awareness of the ‘Walk the MS Mile’ campaign for Chilterns MS Centre.  The charity provides care and support for people with multiple…

Inspire Hairdressing event

Following on from the recent Mark Webber Youth Challenge, ‘Inspire’ held a Hairdressing competition for College’s spanning the south east on Monday 12th June.Aylesbury College participated in the competition along with Amersham and Wycombe, Reading,…

Tour de Vale

Aylesbury College staff members took part in the Mix96 Tour de Vale on Sunday 11th June.Wearing Aylesbury College t-shirts, Julie Wallace, Learning Support Assistant, her husband Mark and Richie Carter, Catering and Hospitality Lecturer, cycled for over 3 ½ hours…

Students say Thank You

For the last 4 years students James and Roselee have attended College, working with Learning Assistants in their lessons who have provided them with additonal educational support.  Ths year, both students have successfully gained places at University, and as a…