Our brilliant Comedy Club is back this Friday 6 March 8.30pm, Angela Barnes headlines (see her on our former student Russell Howard's Good News) cafe bar open from 7pm. Alton College staff, students and friends use discount code: 'friendsandfamily' for £8 tickets. Buy here or call 01420 592221.

Georgie Heeney, previously at Eggar’s School, has won the award for Senior Sportswoman of the Year at the recent East Hampshire Sports Awards. This year the awards were introduced by EHDC Councillor Nick Drew and presented by Fred Dinenage, MBE.

Fifteen Chinese students and six members of staff from Xinghua High School in the Eastern Chinese province of Jiangsu spent ten days as College guests, partnering students in lessons, and living with their local host families to gain insight into being a student at Alton College.

Damian Hinds MP for East Hants spent time with budding politician Harry Townsend previously at the Dove House School Academy today. Mr Hinds gave a presentation and provided a Q&A session for Harry and his classmates in the Skills for Learning Department.

It was not a clear case of who’d been eating the porridge and sitting in other people's chairs for school children taking part in a special Community Courses @altoncollege CSI Workshop here last week, as Goldilocks was found innocent!

The Petersfield School scooped top prize at our annual Above and Beyond Competition for Gifted and Talented pupils on 28 January. The final was held in Wessex Arts on campus and the topic was 'The Biggest Global Threat'.