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Inaugural Sight Village South West event takes place at Sandy Park, Exeter

Sight Village South West Event Photo

17 April 2018

Our inaugural Sight Village South West roadshow took place on Tuesday 17th April at Exeter's Sandy Park, with over 400 guests attending the event throughout the day! We were excited to bring a Sight Village Roadshow to the South West for the first time this year. Sandy Park proved to be an excellent venue and we...

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Performing Arts students and Independence Plus clients prepare for performance at MAC Birmingham!

I am Me. We are Kindred. Banner

11 April 2018

Our Performing Arts students and Independence Plus clients have been working towards the "I am Me. We are Kindred." performance taking place at the Midlands Arts Centre on 12th May at 1pm and 4pm, alongside Spectra! The performance is unseated and includes 15 minutes of walking on wheelchair-friendly...

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Performing Arts student features in charity single

Performing Arts student Bradley singing

27 March 2018

Our very own Performing Arts student Bradley has recently featured in a charity single that you can purchase on iTunes! The single, called 'Baby Boy' (Building Bridges) ft. J-Rock, aims to raise money towards autism awareness. Check out the single on YouTube and support by purchasing through...

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HRH The Princess Royal visits QAC

HRH The Princess Royal on arrival at QAC

20 March 2018

On Tuesday 20th March 2018, Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal visited Queen Alexandra College (QAC) to see the support Lattitude Global Volunteering volunteers from Ecuador give to students at the College.  The visit marked QAC’s 20th anniversary as an independent charity, as well as the...

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HRH The Princess Royal to once again attend QAC

Princess Royal speaking with QAC staff member

12 March 2018

We are once again excited to welcome HRH The Princess Royal to QAC later this month! The visit aims to help celebrate our 20th anniversary, as well as the 25th anniversary of  Lattitude Global Volunteering  working in Ecuador, as HRH is Patron of Lattitude, who QAC work with each year to secure...

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COLLEGE CLOSURE - Friday 2 March 2018

01 March 2018

Queen Alexandra College (QAC) will be closed to Day students on Friday 2 March 2018.  The primary reason for our closure is the significant wind chill across the site severely hampering accessibility and maintaining consistent temperatures within each building location for day provision.  We also appreciate...

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QAC holds 2018 AGM

QAC AGM hosted in the Hall

26 February 2018

Queen Alexandra College (QAC) provided people with the opportunity to learn more about the organisation, its progress over the last year and its future plans at the charity’s annual general meeting held on Monday 26th February 2018.  Vice-Chair of Governors, Ian Richards, welcomed visitors to the...

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QAC Powerchair Football team enjoys 2 successful fixtures

QAC's Powerchair Football team before a game

17 January 2018

QAC's Powerchair Football team enjoyed success in their 2 fixtures on December 7th, with a 2-0 win over the St Georges Chariots and a 1-1 draw with Telford! Below are extracts from the two match reports covering the games!  QAC 2 St Georges Chariots 0 Chariots took early control of the game and asked...

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QAC Welcomes World Class Athlete Mentors

Dame Kelly Holmes Trust Logo

16 January 2018

Groups of students from QAC will soon be mentored by two world class athletes. Anna Turney, Paralympic and World Cup skier and Darren Harris, a two time Paralympian in Judo and Football will be working with students over the next few months as part of two transformational programmes facilitated by The Dame Kelly...

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Student Ambassadors 2018

Student Ambassadors Hamza, Will and Josh

10 January 2018

We are delighted to inform that Hamza, Will and Josh will join Hannah as our Student Ambassadors for 2018!   Acti

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What the students say

QAC is a really nice College and I feel very comfortable here.

Amy - 21

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