March 2015

BCA host first ever Hustings

An enthralling afternoon of politics was held at BCA on Wednesday 25th March with a hustings event for the prospective parliamentary candidates for Maidenhead.       The aim of the event was to raise awareness of issues concerning young people in the UK today. Candidates from the Conservatives, Green Party, Labour, Liberal Democrats and UKIP… Read more »

Maidenhead United & BCA launch new academy programme

Berkshire College of Agriculture is to become the new academy of Maidenhead United signing a ‘long term’ partnership with the Conference South club. The partnership, signed on Friday, will see talented players between 16-18 combine high level football with the Magpies alongside full time study on a sports-related course at BCA. BCA Sports Studies students… Read more »

Owl and Kestrel conservation initiative at BCA

Animal Management Lecturer, Viccy Hatton has created a partnership with Bisham Barn Owl Group; volunteers that run a nest box project primarily for Barn Owls, but also for Tawny Owls, Little Owls and Kestrels in the East Berkshire and South Bucks area. As a result we now have various Owl and Kestrel boxes installed on… Read more »

BCA students talk politics on BBC Radio Berkshire

Three BCA students featured on Anne Diamond’s show on BBC Radio Berkshire last week to talk politics. Alex, Tom & Hannah spoke about our forthcoming Hustings event taking place this month, where candidates from all major parties have confirmed their attendance to discuss issues affecting young people in the area in the lead up to the… Read more »