January 2019

Weather Update – 5:40pm 31/1/19

As we stand this evening, the College is fully gritted and we are prepared to be open as usual tomorrow. However, if something changes overnight and the difficult decision is made to close our facilities, notifications will be made on here before 7 am.   Please keep an eye out for early morning updates.

Adverse Weather Procedures

As the Met Office has issued a Yellow Warning for snow across the South East this week, including the Maidenhead area, we wanted to let you know our College procedures in respect of adverse weather. During snow (or other adverse weather conditions), it is BCA’s policy to remain open when it is deemed safe to do so…. Read more »

Motorsport Success for Level 3 Student, Bobby

We’ve received this fantastic update through from Level 3 Motor Vehicle student, Bobby. He has been announced as part of the latest driver line up at Team BRIT – a team that is revolutionising the motorsport industry. The team consists of disabled drivers and it aims to be the first ever all-disabled team to compete in the… Read more »

College Open as Usual 24/1/19

At the time of posting (5pm, 23/1/19), we are expecting College to be open to students and staff tomorrow as usual. If anything changes overnight, announcements will be made on here as well as on the College’s Facebook, Twitter and Instagram platforms.

College closed for students today

The College will be closed for students today (Wednesday 23rd January 2019). We are anticipating transport issues for many of our students who travel some distance and hence we are taking this precaution. The Estates Team have cleared and gritted all of the roads and main paths across the campus. We fully expect that we… Read more »

BCA Purchases 100% Green Electricity

As part of our ongoing sustainability initiative, we have recently made the transition to purchasing 100% renewable energy from Orsted, with the help of Utility Alliance. This change has a massive effect on our estimated carbon footprint. You can read the full story here: https://lnkd.in/gjU5ZCF

Sports Student Signs with Maidenhead United’s First Team

Congratulations to one of our second year Level 3 Sports Studies and Football Academy students, Bradley, who signed his first contract with the Maidenhead United FC first team after two impressive seasons. Bradley Keetch made his debut for the first team last Tuesday, where he came on in the FA Trophy against Oxford City, for his… Read more »