Press Release Distribution
Petersfield Latest News (Hampshire, United Kingdom)+ XML/RSS
247 views, By Bedales Schools
A pupil from Bedales Pre-prep, Dunannie, is celebrating after winning the ‘spirit of the game’ award for the third time this season after his performance playing for Basingstoke Bisons at an U10 Cross Ice Tournament held at Guildford ice rink.
324 views, By Bedales School
This term has seen many sporting successes for students at Bedales and Bedales Prep, Dunhurst. The Bedales U14A boys’ football team clocked up impressive victories against Lancing A 3-0 and Charterhouse B 3-0.
279 views, By Bedales School
Children at Bedales Pre-Prep Dunannie have performed their nativity musical play to a packed audience. The children have also been organising fundraising events, celebrating Thanksgiving and practising music and dance for end of term celebrations.
426 views, By Bedales Schools
Pupils at Bedales Prep, Dunhurst, are celebrating their success after winning the U13 Netball tournament at Highfield last week.
346 views, By Bedales School
Students from Bedales prep and senior schools helped raise the roof of the new Sports Pavilion this week as stage two of the building project commenced following the construction of the timber frame in the school’s Outdoor Work department.
579 views, By Bedales School
Students at Bedales School have reached their goal of raising £3000 for four local charities following the success of a charity fashion show they organised which contributed £435 towards their target.
269 views, By Bedales School
Pupils from Bedales Prep, Dunhurst, took to the stage at Les Misérables in London last week in a series of acting workshops organised by the theatre company.
496 views, By Bedales School
Children in Year 2 at Bedales Pre-Prep Dunannie, enjoyed an extraordinary visit to Petworth House last week as they stepped back in time to the Victorian era.
274 views, By Bedales School
Bedales welcomed novelist Niall Griffiths as the school’s official ‘writer in residence’ this week. During his stay Niall spoke at the Bedales ‘Civics’ assembly about his experience of having his third novel, Kelly+Victor, made into a film.
429 views, By Bedales School
Bedales Sixth Form students and teachers spent half term helping two schools in Africa as part of an ongoing philanthropic initiative.
247 views, By Bedales Schools
On Saturday 29 September, Bedales Prep, Dunhurst unveiled a sculpture designed by pupils in collaboration with local sculptor Andrew Cheese. The sculpture features three figures in motion and was inspired by the Olympics.
342 views, By Bedales School
Bedales School played host to a performance by Maasai warriors the week before last and invited several local primary schools to join in.
325 views, By Bedales School
Bedales student golfers are celebrating after winning the Nett competition at the Independent Schools Golf Association (ISGA) Cup at Shire Golf Club.
430 views, By Bedales School
Students from Bedales and Bedales Prep, Dunhurst, enjoyed hockey coaching from Team GB Olympic Bronze medallist Alex Danson the week before last, as part of the school’s gifted and talented curriculum.
371 views, By Bedales School
Bedales Block 4 student (year 10), Emily Swettenham, received an award from Marwell for her entry in a photography competition that received over 1500 submissions.
298 views, By Bedales School
Children at Bedales Pre-Prep, Dunannie, enjoyed a day of storytelling workshops with the author and illustrator of best-selling award winning children’s book The Lighthouse Keeper’s Lunch.
244 views, By Bedales School
The Autumn term at Bedales has marked the start of construction of a new sports pavilion dedicated to the memory of former Bedales student Sam Banks, who died at the age of 20 whilst travelling in India.
222 views, By Bedales Schools
Bedales students aiming to take their performance work beyond school, to universities and drama schools, experienced workshops with three world class theatre companies when they visited for a weekend of drama in the Olivier Theatre.
348 views, By Bedales School
Bedales School’s Olivier Theatre played host to an evening performance by Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy as part of the school’s Autumn arts calendar.
221 views, By Bedales School
The Bedales sporting season has kicked off with victories across the board in netball, hockey, football and running.
270 views, By Bedales Schools
Bedales students spent a weekend helping charities as part of the school’s annual Badley Celebration weekend, a dedicated event to commemorate the work of the school’s founder John Badley.
276 views, By Bedales School
Podcasts on Apple products by Bedales student Kadian Harding have launched on the iTunes Store.
221 views, By Bedales Schools
Pupils at Bedales Prep, Dunhurst campaigned for Peace on National Peace One Day (21 September) by lobbying MPs, celebrities and members of the Royal Family through letter-writing and producing songs celebrating the tenth anniversary of Peace One Day.
239 views, By Bedales Schools
The autumn sports season at Bedales Prep, Dunhurst, started impressively with a tournament win for the boys’ football U11A team beating five other sides in the Wessex League seven a side tournament.
188 views, By Bedales School
Bedales Sixth Form students hiked across Hampshire over the weekend covering 20 miles from East Meon to Winchester to raise money for two African schools in Swaziland.
286 views, By Bedales School
Bedales welcomed 22 pupils from West Hill Park School to a showcase of art and design talent. Entitled ‘Bedales Selective’, the exhibition featured highlights from examined work by students from Block 5 (year 11) to sixth form.
343 views, By Bedales School
Bedales celebrated impressive exam results on GCSE results day with over half the grades awarded at A* or A. Bedales students tailor their studies choosing a combination of GCSEs, IGCSEs, and the school’s GCSE alternative, Bedales Assessed Courses.
569 views, By Bedales School
Bedales students have achieved excellent A Level results for 2012 with 39% of all grades at A* - A. They have secured places at universities including Oxford, Exeter, Edinburgh, London, Bristol, art colleges and international institutions.
526 views, By Bedales School
At the end of term, Bedales held its first combined fundraising Summer Party in a marquee in the grounds for parents across its three schools: Dunannie, Dunhurst and Bedales.
298 views, By Bedales School
Bedales School was fortunate recently to host the CAA Art Bus, a mobile work of art designed by Sir Peter Blake which is also a mobile art gallery. The visit of the bus marked the retirement of George Hatton after 34 years as Bedales Head of Art.
304 views, By Bedales School
Before leaving for their summer holidays, students from the three Bedales schools (Dunhurst, Dunannie and Bedales Senior School) filled and buried three time capsules under the floors of three new staff houses being built within the school grounds.
595 views, By Bedales School
To celebrate the Olympics, Bedales Prep and Pre-prep Schools, Dunhurst and Dunannie, went Olympic crazy during their last two weeks of term. Dunhurst held their own “Little London” Olympic event, while Dunannie held three Olympic-themed days.
305 views, By Bedales School
In the penultimate week of term, 67 pupils from Bedales Prep School, Dunhurst - comprising the entire block of Year 8 pupils - spent a day helping businesses across Hampshire, Surrey and Sussex as part of the school’s annual work shadowing day.
338 views, By Bedales School
Throughout the school year, children at Bedales Pre-prep, Dunannie, have raised over £4,800 from various events for their two chosen charities: Petersfield based Hounds for Heroes and Big Brother Mouse, a child literacy charity based in Laos.
160 views, By Bedales School
Five students from Bedales recently competed for the South East region at the Hampshire Schools Athletics Finals held at the Aldershot Military Stadium.
374 views, By Bedales School
The playground at Bedales Prep school, Dunhurst, was transformed recently as students took to the stage for the annual Dunhurst Rock Show.
218 views, By Bedales School
Over 50 students from Bedales recently competed in the annual South East Hampshire Athletics competition at the Mountbatten Centre in Portsmouth with many of the students who took part gaining personal bests in their athletic disciplines.
358 views, By Bedales School
As part of their topic work, Children in War: The Home Front in World War II, Group 3 (Year 6) children from Dunhurst, Bedales Junior School, have been experiencing life during the War through various activities.
623 views, By Bedales School
Bedales student Olivia Brett (16, from Rogate, West Sussex) has been selected for a prestigious School Leadership Award by national educational trust the Rank Foundation, which aims to ‘nurture leaders for the benefit of society’.
334 views, By Bedales School
Pupils at Dunhurst, Bedales Junior School, have raised £1500 for the school’s Sam Banks’ charities: the Sam Banks Memorial Pavilion and the Sam Banks Memorial Fund, through a £10 business challenge.
316 views, By Bedales School
Colourfully and cleverly masterminded by Fred Aspel in 6.2 (Upper Sixth) and entirely student-led, the Bedales Film Festival 2012, which is now in its 3rd year, was a great success.
302 views, By Bedales School
Block 2 (Year 8) pupil, Emilie Jung, from Dunhurst, Bedales Junior School, has won the Sports Award in the Petersfield Business and Community Awards, and was also awarded Highly Commended for the Young Achiever of the Year.
429 views, By Bedales School
Students from Bedales School enjoyed learning in new and stimulating environments over the Easter break. Historians visited Moscow and classicists visited Italy. Others learnt to dive, speak French in Nice, and write creatively in Devon.
217 views, By Bedales School
Year 6 pupils from Thorngrove School visited Bedales School for a day of outdoor craft activities. The children tried blacksmithing, made homemade scones in the school's bakehouse, and rode around the school grounds on the resident horse and cart.
256 views, By Bedales School
Over 100 musicians from Bedales performed at St Luke’s Church in Chelsea for the school’s annual end of term Spring Concert.
392 views, By Bedales School
Dunannie, Bedales Pre-prep School, hosted an Art Exhibition last week in the school hall to raise money for good causes.
394 views, By Bedales School
Dunhurst, Bedales Junior School, fought off the competition to win its annual U13 hockey tournament last Wednesday.
488 views, By Bedales School
The U12 netball team from Dunhurst, Bedales Junior School, has finished an impressive sixth in the IAPS (Independent Association of Prep Schools) National Finals which were played at Roedean, West Sussex on 10 March.
303 views, By Bedales School
Dunhurst, Bedales Junior school, recently hosted an ‘Are You Cleverer Than A .......?’ quiz which saw two teams of children test their knowledge against two parent teams, and emerge victorious!
478 views, By Bedales School
Dunannie, Bedales Pre-prep School, is hosting an Art Exhibition on Thursday 22nd and Friday 23rd March in the school hall to raise money for charity.