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We have a winner!

We have a winner!

Did you guess our combined time correctly? Thank you to everyone who entered the competition to win an ipad mini by guessing the combined time of the 20 runners from Abbey Gate. Our time was...48 hours, 26 minutes and 18 seconds and many of you got quite close,... read more

GeoBus Visits Abbey Gate College

GeoBus Visits Abbey Gate College

During last term GeoBus visited Abbey Gate College once again.  GeoBus is an educational outreach project developed by the Department of Earth & Environmental Sciences at the University of St Andrews. GeoBus supports the teaching of Earth Science in secondary schools by... read more

MORRIS AIMS TO GET TITLE BID ON TRACK ON HOME GROUND AT SILVERSTONE

MORRIS AIMS TO GET TITLE BID ON TRACK ON HOME GROUND AT SILVERSTONE

Former Abbey Gate College Sixth Form student and Caterham Racing Academy driver Seb Morris makes a welcome return to UK soil this coming weekend, 24th/25th May, for the second event of the 2014 Formula Renault 2.0 Northern European Cup (NEC) at Silverstone Grand Prix... read more

Sights, Sounds and Smells of the Civil War

Sights, Sounds and Smells of the Civil War

Friday 16th May saw Year 8 investigate the little known civil war battlefield of Rowton Moor.  Given last week’s demonstrations, it didn’t take much to imagine the sounds, sights and smells of the desperate fighting that effectively brought Charles’s first campaign... read more

We did it!

We did it!

Thank you to everyone who supported our half marathon fund raising cause in whatever way.  From those of you who have had to listen to endless stories of training runs and injuries, to those who came out  to support us all yesterday and whose encouragement d... read more

National Youth Theatre Success - again!

National Youth Theatre Success - again!

Huge congratulations must go to Sixth Form students Sophie Jones and Joe Kelly who have both gained places on this year’s National Youth Theatre course. To gain places on this world renowned course, whose alumni includes Dame Helen Mirren, Chiwetel Ejofor and Matt Smith, Sophi... read more

Lewis Hosts BTCC Driver Q&A for Tesco Fuel Save MG Racing

Lewis Hosts BTCC Driver Q&A for Tesco Fuel Save MG Racing

After launching his reporting career at the Autosport show in January earlier this year, Lewis decided to focus on the British Touring Car Championship and create videos of his interviews from every race and track in the championship. The drivers, teams and championship organi... read more

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