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Barton Peveril Alumnus Keeps Dancing

Barton Peveril Sixth Form College alumnus Kai Widdrington has joined BBC One’s Strictly Come Dancing

Barton Peveril Alumnus is on BBC One’s Strictly Come Dancing Barton Peveril Sixth Form College alumnus Kai Widdrington has joined BBC One’s Strictly Come Dancing as a professional dancer, taking to the floor with celebrity partner AJ Odudu for the 2021 series. Kai, who attended Barton Peveril between 2011 and 2013, was previously a backing…

Barton Peveril Alumnus Helps Unemployed

Barton Peveril Student Helps Young Adults Find Employment Barton Peveril Sixth Form College alumnus Reece Black has been helping young adults in the community find employment, after joining social enterprise Digisheds. The social enterprise helps unemployed 16 to 30 year olds, who are typically underrepresented or overlooked, access the career ladder through a digital skills…

Barton Peveril Students Learn From Healthcare Professionals

Barton Peveril’s Careers In Healthcare Day Welcomes Industry Experts   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…

Barton Peveril’s Soccer Star

Barton Peveril alumnus Luke Bennett

Barton Peveril Alumnus Secures Victory with US Teammates Former Barton Peveril Sixth Form College student Luke Bennett has had a successful first season playing football for Milligan University, Tennessee, United States of America. Bennett helped the Milligan University Men’s Soccer Team win the Appalachian Athletic Conference (AAC) title for the first time since 2012, which…

Writer of Sky Atlantic’s Patrick Melrose Returns to College

Barton Peveril Sixth Form College welcomed back alumnus David Nicholls, author of novels including One Day and writer of the screenplay for Sky Atlantic’s BAFTA winning Patrick Melrose

Barton Peveril Alumnus Returns Barton Peveril Sixth Form College welcomed back alumnus David Nicholls, author of novels including One Day and writer of the screenplay for Sky Atlantic’s BAFTA winning Patrick Melrose featuring Benedict Cumberbatch, on Tuesday 16th March 2021. After finishing his studies at Barton Peveril in 1985, Nicholls has had a prolific writing…

Barton Peveril Prepare Students for Life

Barton Peveril Prepare Students For Life

Barton Peveril Alumni Achieve Highly Barton Peveril Sixth Form College leavers achieve better results in Higher Education qualifications compared to the average for Sixth Form Colleges and State Schools. This news comes after the Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA) published the latest tables confirming how well 2018/19 graduates, who previously studied at Barton Peveril, performed…

Barton Peveril Alumnus Lays the Foundations For His Career

Barton Peveril Alumnus Thomas Russell

Barton Peveril Student’s Degree Apprenticeship Barton Peveril Sixth Form College alumnus Thomas Russell is earning whilst learning, after successfully securing a Degree Apprenticeship with Taylor Wimpey during his time at College. Russell was offered the position with one of Britain’s largest house building companies after excelling during a two week work experience placement with the…

Barton Peveril Alumnus Shortlisted for Autism Professionals Award

Nathan Hawley

Shortlisted Alumnus Nathaniel Hawley, an alumnus of Barton Peveril, has been shortlisted for the National Autistic Society’s prestigious Autism Professionals Awards. The 27-year old is a finalist in the Outstanding Achievement by an Individual on the Autism Spectrum Award. He was shortlisted by an independent panel of autism specialists, who were looking for high standards…

Barton Peveril’s Oxbridge Interviewees

Lewis Croney

Second Year University of Cambridge Mathematics student and Barton Peveril Sixth Form College alumnus Lewis Croney returned to College last week, assisting this year’s interview candidates for the Universities of Oxford and Cambridge. Lewis met with six of the 36 Barton Peveril students, those who have received interviews to study Mathematics or Computer Science based…

Recognition for Barton’s sports stars

Steph and Toula Team of the Year winners

Eastleigh Sports Awards 2017 The achievements of Barton Peveril staff and students have been highlighted in the 2017 Eastleigh Sports Awards. The event at the Hilton hotel near the Ageas Bowl celebrated both individual sporting excellence and the hard work of those who work behind the scenes with local talented sportspeople and promote healthy lifestyles…