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Ellie continues to be 'one of the best'

Ellie continues to be 'one of the best'

Congratulations to Abbey Gate College Year 7 pupil Ellie, who is proving to be a very accomplished writer.  She has recently had a story, The Gingerbread Men, published in a compilation book called ‘A Twist In The Tale’ with her entry being chosen from thousands of ent... read more

Civil War in Cheshire once again

Civil War in Cheshire once again

"Part 1 of Year 8's Civil War experience kicked off with a bang on Friday 9th May as Gary Ashby (History Box) demonstrated the lengthy process of shooting a 17th century musket. The college had been mostly forewarned, and the barrel was empty, but sporadic firing... read more

Wolf Tales win again

Wolf Tales win again

Following the success of Abbey Gate College’s Young Enterprise Group ‘Wolf Tales’ in the recent Cheshire West and Chester Area competition, where they beat a host of other Sixth Form Young Enterprise Groups from local schools, the group are now the Cheshire and Warrington... read more

From Abbey Gate to Bristol to Rolls Royce

From Abbey Gate to Bristol to Rolls Royce

Congratulations to former Head Boy of the College, Alex Mathews who has just obtained a place on the Rolls Royce graduate development programme. This consists of a number of placements over an 18 month period across the different areas of the company and Alex is... read more

College staff to compete in the Chester Half Marathon

College staff to compete in the Chester Half Marathon

17 staff (plus 2 partners and one guest) have ‘willingly’ volunteered to take part in the Chester Half Marathon this year in aid of the College’s charity – Amaventure (which is raising funds for the GEM Appeal). Months of pounding the streets is coming to a close as th... read more

Stratford, Henry IV (part 2) and the RSC

Stratford, Henry IV (part 2) and the RSC

Sixth Form Drama and Theatre Studies students recently undertook a wonderful residential trip to Stratford-upon-Avon.  Whilst visiting Shakespeare country the students were given a tour of the Bard’s birthplace, grave and numerous houses which either belonged to him or h... read more

Wolf Tales huff and puff and blow away the competition

Wolf Tales huff and puff and blow away the competition

Abbey Gate College Young Enterprise Group – ‘Wolf Tales’ win the Cheshire West and Chester Area Young Enterprise, Company Programme Final   Following hot on the heels of the business success of the Year 6 pupils at the College, the Lower Sixth Young Enterprise group... read more

Evensong at St.Paul's to a congregation of 800(ish!)

Evensong at St.Paul's to a congregation of 800(ish!)

70 members of the Chapel Choir of Abbey Gate College sang Evensong on Tuesday of Easter week in St Paul's Cathedral London and the Organist was former pupil James Kealey who is now Organ Scholar at Royal Holloway College. The Canticles were sung to the setting by Alan Gray... read more

Cheerleaders make 'the podium'

Cheerleaders make 'the podium'

Congratulations to Lotti Littler and Anna and Mimi Jayaram, who competed at the BCA National Cheerlaeding Championships at the weekend and their team came third in their division.  This is a fantastic achievement with the tightest scores ever recorded; the team just missed... read more

BBC News School Report Day

BBC News School Report Day

Abbey Gate College joined over 1000 school across the country in taking part in the BBC News School Report Day - see the following web link from the BBC website for a general report on the day - http://www.bbc.co.uk/schoolreport/26516060 Pupils had to publish reports by 1... read more