The Arnewood School in New Milton is celebrating after seeing its students come away with excellent GCSE results. Overall the school saw 65% of its students achieve at least five 9-4 grades that include English and Maths. And among them were a number of high flying students who have achieved a raft of grade 9s – the new top GCSE … Read More
Students at The Arnewood School Sixth Form have turned in another year of excellent A-level results, substantially above the national average. More than 40% of students achieved A*- B grades with all students able to attend the university course or employment route of their choice. Notable results include Victoria Primmer who achieved a Distinction * in Creative Digital Media which, … Read More
Hampshire’s newest gym has hit the ground running by bringing the latest Los Angeles’ techniques to the south coast. Former Portsmouth FC academy player Jack Plummer returned from the US to open the business that already has 100 members.
A Hampshire engineering firm is set to launch an innovative relay switch to target new business growth. Award-winning Barnbrook Systems Ltd has developed the one inch cube relay to expand one of its core product lines. The Fareham-based firm is also upgrading its market leading fire suppression actuators, which are used on extinguishers, cylinders and sprinkler systems. Managing director Tony … Read More
A special university to enrich young children’s learning has celebrated the achievements of dozens of New Forest school pupils. The Children’s University is a national scheme, run locally by a small charity called The Hive and in partnership with Inspire Learning Partnership. It works to develop a love of learning in children by encouraging participation in extra-curricular activities in and … Read More
The infrared and drone specialist iRed has recorded a turnover of £1m for the first time – after a 300 per cent revenue increase in 2018.
Drama students from a New Forest school got to tread the most famous stage in the world when they enjoyed a trip of a lifetime to New York. The Year 11s and sixth formers from The Arnewood School enjoyed five days in the Big Apple to get a taste of theatre life plus American culture and history. Their trip included … Read More
A national shortage of HGV drivers has helped a recruitment firm founded by a young entrepreneur to take further workspace at a thriving business hub in Portsmouth. Founded by Adam Hardy, 26, Sourced Recruitment originally started from his flat in Fareham.
Clive Emson Land and Property Auctioneers raised more than £16 million from 134 lots catalogued for the March auction. Britain’s largest independent regional land and property auctioneer achieved a sale rate in excess of 70 per cent. The auction – the second one of eight sales in 2019 – took place across five days in five venues from March 18-22. … Read More
Young engineer Shane Hutton is leading the way for a new wave of apprentices at a Hampshire manufacturing firm. He has become the first trainee from Fareham-based Barnbrook Systems Ltd to attend the Centre of Excellence in Engineering, Manufacturing and Advanced Skills Training (CEMAST). Fareham College runs the purpose-built facility in the Solent Enterprise Zone at the Daedalus airfield, … Read More