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News and Events

In this section you will find QAC's news releases, events and general news stories about the College.

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Latest News

‘Blind Dave’ Heeley announced as Patron of QAC

Blind Dave Heeley running in a QAC tshirt

08 February 2017

As Queen Alexandra College (QAC) celebrates twenty years as an independent charity this year, we are delighted to confirm that local legend ‘Blind Dave’ Heeley has taken on the role of Patron of...

Umberslade Nurseries Autumn/Winter Newsletter

Umberslade Nurseries Newsletter

25 January 2017

The Umberslade Nurseries Autumn/Winter newsletter is now available for download! If you require this information in an alternative format please contact us. 

Student Ambassadors 2017

QAC's Student Ambassadors for 2017

23 January 2017

We are delighted to inform that Hannah, Kaseem, Kerri and Hamzah will be our Student Ambassadors for 2017! Acting as a role model for both prospective and current students, duties include meeting and greeting...

QAC in the News…

Edition 196 of FE Week - Page 18

20 January 2017

The recent launch of our new Elite Powerchair Football Programme, delivered in partnership with The Albion Foundation, was featured in Edition 196 of FE Week. As part of the official launch Premier League stars...

Premier League Football Stars Help Launch the Elite Powerchair Football Programme

Powerchair Football Students and Staff photo

13 December 2016

Recently, students on our new Elite Powerchair Football programme, delivered in partnership with The Albion Foundation, were joined by the Champions League finalist Albion Foundation Powerchair football team as well as...

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Latest Events

Open Day for Potential Students/Families - Thursday 9th March 2017

09 March 2017

Time of event: 9.30am - 12noon Open Day for potential students and their families. You will receive a full tour of the campus and meet several members of staff and students. Please note that you need to attend for...

Open Evening for Potential Students/Families – Tuesday 28th March 2017

28 March 2017

Time: 5pm - 7pm This event is for young people that are considering applying for our September 2017/18 intake. Visitors will have the opportunity to meet our staff and students and discover more about QAC. ...

Students Break Up for Easter - Thursday 6th April 2017

06 April 2017

Students will finish after lunchtime on this day.     

Curry & Quiz Night - Thursday 6th April 2017

06 April 2017

Join us for our curry and quiz night here at QAC on 6th April 2017. The quiz will be the main event, with some questions linking in with our 20 year celebrations. You will have a choice of two curries with an array...

Start of the Summer Term - Monday 24th April 2017

24 April 2017

All students resume studies for the summer term at QAC. 

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What the students say

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