Altrincham Pupil joins MENSA

21 April, 2017

An Altrincham schoolgirl has been invited to join Mensa, after passing its famous IQ test with flying colours. Rajgauri Pawar, who lives in Sale, sat the British Mensa IQ Test in Manchester last month, and scored an incredible 162 – a top 1% score. Based on this success, Rajgauri will now be joining the elite […]

Cecelia Ahern Visit’s Altrincham Grammar School for Girls

31 March, 2017

The award winning and worldwide bestselling author Cecelia Ahern came to Altrincham Grammar School for Girls yesterday, to launch her new novel for Young Adults, Perfect. The novel, the sequel to the hugely popular Flawed, concludes the story of Celestine North, a 17 year old, in hiding and on the run from the Guild, a […]

Olympic Gold medallist & Hale Co McAuliffe lend support to AGGS hockey team

01 February, 2017

McAuliffe has teamed up with Olympic gold medalist, Darren Campbell MBE, to support Altrincham Grammar School for Girls’ (AGGS) rising hockey stars. The Hale-based brownfield specialist and the world-renowned sprinter’s company, PAS-Nutrition, have sponsored a new international touring kit for the AGGS team, which is due to compete in hockey matches in Barcelona this April. […]

Victoria from Altrincham Grammar School for Girls is Queen of the Pole Vault

12 January, 2017

    ALTRINCHAM Grammar School for Girls student Victoria Barlow had a remarkable year of achievements in pole vaulting. The 15-year-old, who only took up the sport two years ago, has gone on to be ranked second in the under-17s’ women’s pole vault and represented England last year at her first international event at Ashford […]

Olympic gold medal winners Laura Trott and Jason Kenny meet Altrincham students

14 November, 2016

CYCLING superstars Laura Trott and Jason Kenny called into an Altrincham school last Friday. Pupils from Altrincham Girls’ Grammar School got a chance to meet newly weds and multi Olympic gold medal winners Laura Trott and Jason Kenny. The couple, who have just returned from their honeymoon, were visiting the area to promote their new […]