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Gallery:Business skills developed in competition

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MD Melvin Dickson and Daughter marketing Director Charlotte Dickson with pupils James and Krisztian looking at sous vide baths
Photo by Jeremy Long.

A manufacturing company in Weston-super-Mare has been inspiring students.

Worle Community School Worle
Steve Diaper, of Spax UK Ltd, receives a certificate from curriculum manager Shaun Canniford.

Weston College has recognised one of the supporters of its construction department by giving them an award.

Weston College Weston-super-Mare
Vice Principal Jacqui Scott with Priory pupils. Photo by Jeremy Long.

A night school which has started up at Priory Community School in Worle aims to see every pupil complete 10,000 hours of English and maths lessons.

Priory Community School Worle

Singing the praises of young musicians

Sunday, February 7, 2016
Churchill Academy, Young musician of the year competitors.

Some of the most talented musicians at a North Somerset school were honoured at Churchill Music’s Young Musician of the Year awards.

Gold star for school meals

Sunday, February 7, 2016
Locking Primary School  children and parents enjoying free school meals.

The company which cooks the majority of school meals in North Somerset has been given an award for its food.

North Somerset Council Weston-super-Mare North Somerset
Students arrive at Abbey Road (Picture: Faith Wright)

Music students from Weston-super-Mare were given the opportunity to perform at one of the world’s most famous recording studios – London’s Abbey Road.

Weston College Weston-super-Mare

A close-up with the stars

Saturday, February 6, 2016
Pupils waiting for their turn in the space dome.

Children at a North Somerset primary school enjoyed a workshop which was totally out of this world.

Paralympian Ben Rushgrove with some pupils.

A Paralympic medal-winner spent time with pupils at a Weston-super-Mare school.

Bournville Primary School Weston-super-Mare

Poll:Changes to school holidays ahead?

Friday, February 5, 2016
Dreaming of holidays during term-time...

‘Unaffordable’ family trips during the six-week summer holidays and sporadic inset days have sparked calls for school holidays to be staggered in North Somerset.

Formula car fixed at Weston College

Thursday, February 4, 2016
The rally car was repaired at Weston College.

A Formula Ford which was damaged in a crash at Silverstone in November is being repaired by staff and students at Weston College.

Weston College Weston-super-Mare

Big boss gives advice to students

Thursday, February 4, 2016
McDonald's restaurant owner Tim Lamb at Priory Community School.

The boss of Weston-super-Mare’s McDonald’s restaurants visited Priory Community School in Worle to give its entrepreneurs’ club a spot of advice.

Priory Community School Worle
Students at revision session,

Teenagers spent their weekend back at school to take part in an unusual revision session hosted in Worle.

Worle Community School Worle

Number 10 visit for student

Tuesday, February 2, 2016
Fahma Mohamed at 10 Downing Street.

A student from Weston College visited 10 Downing Street to meet David Cameron and take part in his community engagement forum.

Weston-super-Mare
Herons' Moor sch - hosting a 'go orange day' in support of Muscular Dystrophy UK.

A river of orange could be seen in the corridors at Herons’ Moor Academy as part of a fundraising event.

Locking Castle
Winscombe Primary School, pupils celebrating award

Two North Somerset schools had extra reason to celebrate this week after being ranked as the top two in the region by a national newspaper.

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