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Record number of visitors to the University of Buckingham’s Festival of Higher Education

There were a record number of visitors to this year’s University of Buckingham Festival of Higher Education.

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PICTURE GALLERY: First ever citizenship ceremony in Bucks to be held at a school takes place in Aylesbury

Fifteen new British subjects went back to the classroom on Tuesday June 5 to receive their formal welcome to citizenship.

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Leavers on their last day at the Royal Latin School, Buckingham

IN PICTURES: Leavers fun ‘hippie style’ at the Royal Latin

Year 13 students at the Royal Latin School enjoyed a day of fun and activities on their last day ahead of exams.

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There has been a stark increase in the number of families opting to pull their children out of school in favour of home education, figures reveal.

Shocking rise in Children being home schooled

There has been a stark increase in the number of families opting to pull their children out of school in favour of home education, figures reveal.
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Renew hold an event at the University of Buckingham

UK’s newest political party hold talk at the University of Buckingham

Renew, a political party which claims to be ‘a new UK party inspiring change’ hosted an event at the University of Buckingham on Monday May 21.

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Professor Nigel Adams

What’s Your Job? Professor Nigel Adams

For the latest in our What’s Your Job? series we speak to a University of Buckingham professor with a very enterprising role.

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Youngsters in Bucks transferred to new education plans

Children across Bucks with special educational needs (SEND) have been transferred to a new education plan amid major reforms across the country.

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Twyford C of E First School.  New head Judith Bloomfield with some of the children from all years

New headteacher for Twyford school

Twyford Church of England School near Buckingham has appointed a new headteacher for the start of the summer term.

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David Hudson, the new head teacher at The Royal Latin School, Buckingham

What’s Your Job? Royal Latin School headteacher David Hudson

The Buckingham & Winslow Advertiser is running a new feature entitled What’s Your Job? - where we speak to members of the local community to find out about what their job entails.

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University of Buckingham holding events for Mental Health Awareness Week

As part of Mental Health Awareness Week, which runs from May 14 to 20, the University of Buckingham is holding various information events at the Radcliffe Centre.

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Nathalie Hogg (purple T-shirt) takes part in a trip away with the NCS in 2014

How NCS changed my life: Akeley woman on her full circle experience with service

Action 4 Youth’s new project worker Nathalie Hogg has spoken about her ‘full circle’ experience with the National Citizen Service (NCS).

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The University of Buckinghams vice chancellor was branded misguided by a leading drugs policy foundation after he outlined his views on campus drug use this week.

Bid to make University of Buckingham drug-free called ‘misguided’ by think tank - and Sir Anthony now thinks so too

The University of Buckingham’s vice chancellor was branded ‘misguided’ by a leading drugs policy foundation after he outlined his views on campus drug use this week.
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The Royal Latin School, Buckingham, Annual Archive Open Afternoon. From the left, Lucy Beckett, Bob Munday, Jo Ballantine, archive organizers, John Hounslow and Ruth Newell, guest speakers.

The Royal Latin School opens its archives to visitors

The Royal Latin School held its annual archive open day on Wednesday May 2.

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Little Oaks Pre-school 50th anniversary. Setting Manager, Nikki Lloyd, left and Pre-school Practitioner, Sue Corns, with some old press cuttings. NNL-180105-142310009

Pre-school at heart of Brackley marks 50th

A pre-school which has spent the past 50 years looking after the children of Brackley has been celebrating its milestone.

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A team from Buckinghamshire College Group's Aylesbury campus took part in the sales apprentice challenge

Students from Buckinghamshire schools take part in sales apprentice challenge

The event took place at Pinewood Studios and was organised by Buckinghamshire Thames Valley Local Enterprise Partnership’s skills hub.

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University of Buckingham

University of Buckingham tops rankings for student satisfaction

The University of Buckingham has come top of The Complete University Guide’s league tables in the student satisfaction category.

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The university has struck up a partnership with Ten-D Innovations

University of Buckingham to help establish research centres in the town and in China

The Applied Computing Department at the University of Buckingham has entered into a partnership with company Ten-D Innovations to establish research and development centres in China and in Buckingham.

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Toddlers put their arms in the air during an Active Kids session at Lace Hill Community Centre

PICTURE SPECIAL: Toddlers get active at Buckingham pre-school group

Toddlers got active as they enjoyed visits from a Crazy Coupe car and a session organised by Active Kids at Lace Hill Community Centre (Monday).

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Ofsted to blame over truancy says Bucks County Council education chief

Ofsted to blame over truancy says Bucks County Council education chief

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Man arrested over schools hoaxes ‘threatening attacks’

An 18-year-old man has been arrested after schools across our area and beyond were put on alert after staff reported that they had been sent “threatening” emails.

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