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Germany’s richest woman donates £1.8m to the University of Buckingham

A former University of Buckingham student, and Germany’s richest woman, has pledged £1.8m to fund an Innovation and Enterprise Centre in the town, which will bring with it extra students and jobs.

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University of Buckingham launches scheme to support Bucks schools with training their teachers

The University of Buckingham has launched a new scheme giving schools the chance to nominate staff for a £100,000 scholarship scheme.

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Pupils at Winslow C of E pose with Buckingham Bishop Dr Alan Wilson

Bishop of Buckingham helps Winslow students spread their message

Winslow C of E Combined School are using bookmarks, designed by pupils, to share their latest message: ‘Let your light shine’.

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George Grenville Academy, Buckingham. Cosmic Chris of Atomic Science does experiments for Science Week.

PICTURE SPECIAL: Buckingham schoolchildren start the New Year with a bang!

A primary school in Buckingham has, quite literally, started the new term with a bang.

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Application deadline for school places in Herts is next week

The deadline for applying to primary, junior and middle schools in Hertfordshire closes next week.

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Deadline day looms for parents to apply for primary school places in Bucks

The deadline for parents to apply for their child’s primary school place is fast approaching.

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Student leaders Keeo Mercer, Mylee Young and Valerie Solani pose with the kindness chocolate bars

Students in Buckingham perform random acts of kindness for the community

Children from Lace Hill Academy are up to their old Twix, handing out free chocolate bars and carrying out acts of kindness throughout the town - and beyond.

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Sir Anthony Seldon has been Vice-Chancellor of the University of Buckingham since 2015

Sir Anthony Seldon: 'Two-year degrees are not for those who want to have a doss year'

The vice-chancellor of Buckingham University, Sir Anthony Seldon, has backed government plans to offer shorter degrees to students.
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Thornborough Infant School Nativity. Reception and Year 1.

PICTURE SPECIAL: Buckingham schoolchildren top of the class for nativity performances

Hundreds of children from across Buckingham and the surrounding area acted, sang and danced their way through this year’s nativity season.

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Peppa Pig ‘encourages parents to abuse NHS services’ says family doctor

Peppa Pig may be encouraging concerned parents to tie up NHS services with trivial issues, according to a family doctor.

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Teachers, councillors and friends of the school gather to celebrate Angela Wells tenure as head of the Buckingham School.
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‘The school and town are losing an exceptional headteacher’: Tributes paid to Buckingham head Angela Wells as she prepares to move on

After nine years of steady progress, a secondary school in the town is waving goodbye to it’s ‘much-loved’ headteacher.

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Some of the cast and crew of Our House, the Royal Latin School's Christmas production

PICTURE SPECIAL: Welcome to the school of fun! Royal Latin pupils let visitors into their house for latest production

It wasn’t complete madness but there was certainly plenty of fun had by all who were involved in the Royal Latin School’s latest production.

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The cast of Stowe School's adaptation of 1984 in rehearsals

Tickets still available for Stowe School’s performances of George Orwell classic

Tickets are still available for Stowe School’s production of 1984 which continues until tomorrow night (Saturday).

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The Royal Latin School held a money mile in aid of Children in Need

Buckingham schools raise money for Children in Need

Schools across Buckingham held mufti days and students took part in various activities on Friday November 17, all in aid of Children in Need.

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Get these dates in your diary

When do the Christmas school holidays start in Bucks?

Christmas half term in Buckinghamshire will soon be upon us and here is a reminder of important diary dates for you kids, which every parent needs to jot down.
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Top literary award for father and daughter

Top literary award for father and daughter

A University of Buckingham lecturer and his daughter have won one of the world’s most prestigious literary prizes for a book which explores the relationship between the book of Revelation and how it is interpreted in art, music and literature.

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University of Buckingham seeks local students for law scholarship

University of Buckingham seeks local students for law scholarship

If you’re taking your first steps into the working world after leaving a local sixth form or college, then the University of Buckingham wants to help you take a law degree.

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Buckinghams's mayor Cllr Jon Harvey opens the Lace HIll Academy library PNL-171116-133941009

Lace Hill Academy gets a visit from the mayor as new library launched

A school in Buckingham has officially unveiled its new library, with the help of the town’s mayor.

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Silverstone CE Primary School opening. (Pictures: Kirsty Edmonds)

Long-awaited Northamptonshire school officially opens

It had been a long time coming and a year in the making but on Wednesday, Silverstone Church of England Primary School was officially opened.
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Students from the Royal Latin School in New York

PICTURE SPECIAL: Royal Latin students live the American dream during half-term trip!

A group of 20 students from The Royal Latin School in Buckingham enjoyed a memorable trip to New York during the October half-term.

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