May 2015

Public Services’ Expedition to Wales

During May, all Public Services students went on expeditions to Wales as part of their Level 2 and Level 3 courses. One expedition went to Llangorse in the Brecon Beacons and the other group went to Llangollen in Snowdonia. These expeditions provided the students with plenty of learning outside of the classroom. All students went… Read more »

Foundation Studies students win conservation award

      On Monday evening the Foundation Studies team were very proud to see students Ashley and Jacob jointly receive an award from the Booker Common & Woods Preservation Society, for all the conservation work they have done in their Work Placement with Chiltern Rangers this year. Ashley & Jacob have been awarded the Alan… Read more »

Equine students volunteer at the Royal Windsor Horse Show 2015

A number of our Equine Studies students spent last week volunteering at the Royal Windsor Horse Show. They were onsite from Wednesday until Sunday helping to run the yard and brushing shoulders with royalty in the VIP area. Jo Peck, Marketing Director for event organisers ‘H Power Group’ claimed “the BCA students were reliable, dedicated & a great asset… Read more »

BCA’s German exchange programme

On Monday 11th May 2015, the Health and Social Care department welcomed 20 students from Bos Schwandorf School in Bavaria, Germany. The students are on an exchange programme throughout the week working with the Health and Social Care students and staff where they will be studying ‘Addictions’ and the affects they have on people. The… Read more »

Berkshire Pigs cause a stir

The two newest additions to our animal collection have caused quite a stir. See articles from the Maidenhead Advertiser and Pig World magazine below featuring our new Berkshire Pigs.