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  1. Blood wedding

    ‘Blood Wedding’ and ‘Our Country’s Good’

    U6 A level Drama students have just completed full performances of Lorca’s “Blood Wedding” and Wertenbaker’s “Our Country’s Good” on Tuesday 20th and Wednesday 21st March. The students were outstanding in the excellent production work which was extremely well received by staff, parents and students who attended the performances in

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  2. Les Miserables

    “Can You Hear the People Sing?”

    Aquinas Performing Arts students were out at the Palace Theatre in Manchester this week seeing Victor Hugo’s “Les Miserables”. The show was fantastic and the students were a credit to the college. This Musical has so much to offer the audience as they are taken on a journey through the

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  3. Advice on precautions against COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

    Advice on precautions against COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

    While there are no concerns at Aquinas at the moment, following the return of school and college students and staff from half term (when some may have been on holiday abroad) Public Health in Stockport has drawn attention to the latest Government guidance to the public on precautions against the spread

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  4. After Aquinas

    After Aquinas Careers Event, Thursday 28th March #AfterAquinas19

    Last month, we held our annual ‘After Aquinas’ careers guidance event, supporting our students to make informed career choices! The After Aquinas event for students and their parents is a great opportunity for them to find out more information from the various universities, employers and apprenticeship providers to help students

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  5. After Aquinas Evening

    Today we have been holding our careers event, ‘After Aquinas’. It has proved to be so successful that it has become an annual event in the college calendar with over 40 universities and colleges attending along with 30 or so apprenticeship providers and public service employers. The After Aquinas Evening

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  6. Angela Rayner MP

    Angela Rayner MP visits Aquinas

    On Friday 17th November, Aquinas College was treated to a special guest Member of Parliament! Angela Rayner, current MP for Ashton-under-Lyne was invited to speak to a busy lecture theatre of students. She provided an insight into her own career journey and how she managed to become one of the most

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  7. Applied Business students visit Chester Zoo

    Applied Business took a class trip to Chester Zoo where we received a bespoke presentation on how the zoo functions as a business. We will now use the zoo as our case study for the Unit 2 Business Dynamics coursework. The talk particularly looked at the zoo’s aims and vision,

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  8. Students attend Nurses Day lecture

    Aquinas Celebrates Nurses’ Day

    To mark Nurses’ Day, an annual celebration of the nursing profession held on 12 May (Florence Nightingale’s birthday), Aquinas College invited in a number of speakers from the University of Salford. They were able to outline the wide range of careers available within the NHS and healthcare profession to groups

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  9. Aquinas Citizens Podcast logo

    Aquinas Citizens Podcast launched

    The Aquinas Citizens podcast is now ready for the world. Several of our current and ex-students were involved and it is produced by politics teacher Luke Watson.” The podcast is intended to be a place where Politics students at Aquinas College @AquinasUK and others can share and debate their views,

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  10. Disney showcase

    Aquinas College Disney Showcase

    Last week, the Performing Arts Department put on their Annual Disney Musical Showcase, with songs such as ‘Prince Ali’ and ‘Let it Go’. Pupils from Banks Lane, Great Moor and Cale Green schools came to see it and they were singing and dancing all the way through the fantastic performances. Overall, the

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