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Portal Golf Medal showcases our Golf Talent

Portal Golf Medal showcases our Golf Talent

As the summer term came to a close, a beautiful summer’s day saw a relaxing but highly competitive day of golf between pupils and parents on the championship course at Portal, Tarporley. The pupils acquitted themselves well and James Ashfield, off a 7.6 handicap, managed t... read more

Well done Evie

Well done Evie

College Head Girl, Evie Brereton, has been a regular in the Welsh Netball Squads for a number of years and as Evie is about to receive her A level results this summer and begin the next stage of her academic journey, we have recieved a letter from Jo Ricketts,... read more

Natasha Jonas makes her mark with Sky Sports 'Living for Sports' Mentoring Day

Natasha Jonas makes her mark with Sky Sports 'Living for Sports' Mentoring Day

After recently winning a European silver boxing medal, and with only 3 weeks to the start of the Commonwealth Games, Natasha Jonas took a break from training (although Natasha had trained twice that morning already!) to offer valuable mentoring and teamwork sessions for... read more

Marmion take the sports day shield - just!

Marmion take the sports day shield - just!

The Abbey Gate College sports day was a huge success this year with some fantastic displays of athletic performances across all events. The afternoon truly reflected the hard work the pupils have put into developing their athletics knowledge and skills this term. The rivalry bet... read more

Year 7 Athletes shine at Cheshire Minor’s Athletics

Year 7 Athletes shine at Cheshire Minor’s Athletics

After a gruelling College Sports Day, five pupils in Year 7 travelled to Warrington for the Cheshire Minor’s Athletics Championship.  The track at Victoria Park was a resplendent blue and the facilities encouraged top performances in high ability fields in all events. A... read more

ISA Athletics success for J3 - Year 10

ISA Athletics success for J3 - Year 10

This year the College had the most athletes ever qualify to be part of The North athletics squad at the ISA Nationals in Birmingham. 21 pupils from the College from J3 to Year 10 were selected to be in the team. The team had an absolutely incredible day, not only did... read more

Charlie shines for Cheshire Schools' Cricket XI

Charlie shines for Cheshire Schools' Cricket XI

Congratulations to Year 7 pupil Charlie who has made it through a number of training sessions to be selected for the Cheshire Schools Cricket team at Under 12 level. Charlie has also been a leading light in the Under 13 College cricket team’s success in their... read more

Congratulations to the Year 7 Athletics team

Congratulations to the Year 7 Athletics team

The Year 7 team had a successful day at the Chester & District Minors athletics meet last Wednesday, with five of the team qualifying to be part of the Chester team who will go to the Cheshire Championships on the 25th June. The results are as follows: Ben Coward 2nd... read more

Double success and an outstanding set of results.

Double success and an outstanding set of results.

The ISA North Athletics Competition took place at Robin Park, Wigan on Tuesday 10th June 2014 and with fourteen schools competing this made for a competitive day. The Year 7, 8, 9 and 10 pupils responded with our strongest overall display for many years;... read more

Dan competes in the National Badminton Finals

Dan competes in the National Badminton Finals

  Year 8 pupil, Dan Jennings, has had some excellent success this year within his chosen sport of badminton. In early May Dan qualified for the U13 National Badminton Finals and in this event, the top eight County teams in England come together, bringing some of the... read more