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 […]

Connell Sixth Formers launch charity App after national competition win

15 March, 2017

Two Manchester students have just launched a ground-breaking new app after winning a national competition. Georgia-Leigh Wheeler and Sina Taavon from Connell Sixth Form College have created ‘DONATEiT’, an app which allows you to quickly share your unwanted household goods with charities, who can then use them, or sell them to raise funds*.  Their idea […]

Bright Futures Educational Trust welcomes Edward Vitalis as the new Finance Director

13 March, 2017

Bright Futures Educational Trust is delighted to welcome Edward Vitalis as the new Finance Director.  Edward comes with an extensive background in financial management, governance and has majored in transformational change management in the education and skills sector; not-for-profit, charities, private health and social care and within the NHS. He began his career with the […]

Cllr Anstee meets City Year UK’s Unity team at Cedar Mount Academy

16 February, 2017

Today City Year UK’s Unity team met with Councillor Sean Anstee, Leader of Trafford Council and Conservative party candidate for the Mayor of Greater Manchester. The team of 6 volunteers, supported by their Impact Officer, Hollie Walsh have been supporting students at Cedar Mount Academy in Gorton since January 2017. Sean visited the school to […]

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. […]