YEOVIL NEWS: Envelope dated 1931 turns up at Yeovil Sorting Office

YEOVIL NEWS: Envelope dated 1931 turns up at Yeovil Sorting Office

Posted: 1st August 2019
POSTIES at Royal Mail’s Sorting Office in Yeovil have been scratching their heads after coming across a letter which was posted nearly 90 years ago. Nick Dawson, who is a well-known local postman based at the Sorting Office in Huish, took to social media to see if anyone knew anything about an envelope marked for Mr and Mrs L. Pearce of “Penette”, Penn Hill, Yeovil…

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SCHOOL NEWS: SOLD OUT! Full house for Les Miserables as Preston gets ready to man the barricade

SCHOOL NEWS: SOLD OUT! Full house for Les Miserables as Preston gets ready to man the barricade

Posted: 9th February 2019
TALENTED students at Preston School in Yeovil are busy putting the finishing touches to their forthcoming musical production – the spectacular Les Miserables. Tickets have sold out for the musical which will be staged at Preston School in Monks Dale from February 13-15. The musical is based on the 1862 novel of the same novel by French poet and novelist Victor Hugo. It…

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SCHOOL NEWS: Milford pupils join battle against waste

SCHOOL NEWS: Milford pupils join battle against waste

Posted: 22nd January 2019
MILFORD Infants School in Yeovil has become the 100th school to join a dynamic campaign of young warriors against waste. Backed by the six council partners in Somerset Waste Partnership (SWP), Schools Against Waste has seen thousands of pupils learning about everything from plastics to composting. The campaign of school visits and student activities is led by…

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COLLEGE NEWS: Students pass A-Levels with flying colours at Yeovil College

COLLEGE NEWS: Students pass A-Levels with flying colours at Yeovil College

Posted: 16th August 2018
YEOVIL College’s Kingston Sixth Form Centre has celebrating after achieving outstanding A-Level results with a pass rate of 100% - marking its third successive year of a 100% pass rate. Students and staff have a lot to celebrate after 100% of learners passed their A-Level examinations with flying colours. A 100% pass rate has been achieved in all 18 subjects: Art and…

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SCHOOL NEWS: Stanchester students dress to impress for Prom

SCHOOL NEWS: Stanchester students dress to impress for Prom

Posted: 12th July 2018
THE magnificent setting of Dillington House proved the perfect backdrop as Year 11 students from Stanchester Academy at Stoke-sub-Hamdon posed for photographs ahead of the traditional end-of-school Prom. The students – dressed in their finest attire – arrived at Dillington House near Ilminster in a cavalcade of vehicles including sports cars, vintage cars, tractors…

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SCHOOL NEWS: Buckler’s Mead students shine at Year 11 Prom

SCHOOL NEWS: Buckler’s Mead students shine at Year 11 Prom

Posted: 5th July 2018
STUDENTS from Buckler’s Mead Academy in Yeovil were more dazzling than the evening sunshine on Thursday (July 5, 2017) in sharp suits and stunning dresses. The annual end-of-school Year 11 Prom was held at Haselbury Mill and the students did themselves and their school proud once more. They arrived in a cavalcade of vehicles before having umpteen photos taken by family…

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SCHOOL NEWS: Preston School celebrates its Year 11 Prom

SCHOOL NEWS: Preston School celebrates its Year 11 Prom

Posted: 3rd July 2018
YEAR 11 students at Preston School in Yeovil had a night to remember at the traditional end-of-school prom held at the Haynes International Motor Museum near Sparkford. Students dressed to impress for the night on Monday (July 2, 2018) and arrived in style in a cavalcade of vehicles. They were greeted by a sea of parents, relatives and friends – plus teachers – and posed…

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SCHOOL NEWS: Westfield students dress to impress for Year 11 Prom

SCHOOL NEWS: Westfield students dress to impress for Year 11 Prom

Posted: 28th June 2018
YEAR 11 students at Westfield Academy in Yeovil turned on the style for the traditional end-of-school Prom. The weather was perfect as the students arrived at the picturesque venue of Haselbury Mill near Crewkerne on Thursday (June 28, 2018) evening in smart suits and dazzling dresses with family members waiting to welcome them and with cameras in hand. Teaching staff…

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SCHOOL NEWS: Wadham students shine in the sun at Year 11 Prom

SCHOOL NEWS: Wadham students shine in the sun at Year 11 Prom

Posted: 27th June 2018
YEAR 11 students at Wadham School put on their finest and partied the night away as they celebrated the traditional end-of-year Prom. The girls wore amazing outfits and the lads looked very smartly dressed as they converged on Haselbury Mill in a cavalcade of assorted vehicles for their big night out. Some of the students will be staying on at Wadham in Crewkerne for…

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SCHOOL NEWS: Tiny tots tie the knot ahead of the Royal Wedding

SCHOOL NEWS: Tiny tots tie the knot ahead of the Royal Wedding

Posted: 18th May 2018
THE children and parents of All Saints Primary School in Montacute got in the mood for the Royal Wedding by attending an enactment of a wedding ceremony at the village church. All the children in Class One dressed up in their best attire and each child had a special role to play in the ceremony – there was a large wedding party including the bride, bridegroom, best man…

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