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The Big Litter Pick

NCW student Maxwell, has taken part in ‘The Big Litter Pick’ for NCW. Maxwell ventured to Wales in the half term holiday and removed plastic bottles and other items from a shoe sole to an empty toothpaste tube from Limeslade Bay. Maxwell has raised well over £200 for the College and also helped look after

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Blindfold Dining Experience

On Thursday, New College Worcester hosted a ‘Blindfold Dinning Experience’ at the wonderful Feli’s Bar and Restaurant in Stoulton. The aim of the evening was to spread awareness of vision impairment and to get an understanding of how someone with a vision impairment might enjoy their meal. Everyone enjoyed wearing the blindfold and seeing if

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Thank you to Jacksons Motors

A very big ‘thank you’ to Jacksons Motors for supporting New College Worcester. For the whole month of January, they made a donation to the College for every car that they sold. Last week they visited the College and presented us with an amazing cheque for £620. We welcomed them into the College and they

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Amazon Smile

Raise funds for the College at the same time as shopping online? Welcome to Amazon Smile. Register with Amazon Smile and choose New College Worcester as your charity.  Amazon will then donate a percentage of eligible purchases to NCW. What’s not to love!? Feel free to share with family and friends.

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The 3 Day Canoe Trek

Last year we had a fantastic team of individuals that took on the challenge of the ‘Three Peaks’ and raised an incredible amount of money for NCW. This year, we are taking our summer challenge to the river! This is no ordinary event and over three days our amazing, supportive and new team of Fundraisers

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Hairspray The Musical

It is no secret across NCW that Year 12 student Rahel is infatuated with Hairspray The Musical! She is often bundling around college humming the songs and reciting different scenes, so when the opportunity arose for her to go and see it at Cheltenham Everyman Theatre, it was a very easy ‘Yes!’.

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Children’s Mental Health Week 2022

From 7 – 13 February 2022, it is Children’s Mental Health Awareness Week. The theme for this year is growing together; this is about growing emotionally and finding ways to help each other out. It has made me reflect on how NCW helps young people who are not only VI, but who also suffer with mental health issues

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