27 May 2011

To be or not to be!

A2 Drama students recently visited the Globe Theatre in London to see a stripped down production of the Bard’s Classic - Hamlet, starring Joshua McGuire.

27 May 2011

Students receive Rotary Club awards

Two Ashton Sixth Form College students have been rewarded for their work in the community at a recent Rotary Club presentation evening.

23 May 2011

Bishop of Middleton visits Ashton Sixth Form College

Ashton Sixth Form College recently welcomed Mark Davies, Anglican Bishop of Middleton as part of his visit to the Ashton Deanery.

17 May 2011

Goodbye and Good Luck to our Students

A2 Students at Ashton Sixth Form College won’t be around for much longer, their last day of lessons will be Friday 27 May.

4 April 2011

Tameside Image 11 Photography Competition

Congratulations to Ashton Sixth Form Art student Samuel Smith, whose photograph entitled “Underground” was Highly Commended in the Ashton Art Gallery Image 11 competition.

30 March 2011

Forging links with The Nile Vocational Institute in Uganda.

Once described as the ‘pearl of Africa’, Uganda is a place of great beauty. Its landscape is lush and varied, home to an astounding diversity of species of creatures, and the River Nile has its source there.

30 March 2011

Blooming good service!

As featured in the Reporter.

29 March 2011

Raising Funds for Christies

Society Health and Development students Laura Parker and Rachael Wellens recently set up a stall in the college main building to sell cakes and other chocolate covered items in order to raise funds for The Christie Chartitable Fund.

22 March 2011

New York New York

New York New York! So good they named it twice!

18 March 2011

Outstanding Student Lunch

Last week, over 30 ASFC students gathered together in the Geoff Higgins building for a special celebratory lunch with college Principal Dr Janet Nevin.

4 March 2011

Jonathan Reynolds MP visits ASFC

Politicians have recently been flocking to Ashton Sixth Form College to speak to staff and students about the current political and social climate.

3 March 2011

World Book Day

Thursday 3 March was World Book Day and to mark the occasion appropriately, the Learning Resources Centre held a book sale to raise money for the charity; ‘Book Aid International’ which provides books to the developing world.