The Loreto Sleepout to raise money and awareness for Cornerstone charity

Loreto College and Cornerstone

Loreto College continued with its tradition of raising funds and collecting donations for Cornerstone, a local charity run by the Catholic Diocese of Salford, that supports local people who are homeless or in danger of becoming homeless. The annual Sleepout

Read story

Let’s talk about Geography

A former Geography student returns to Loreto College to inspire and share his experience of university life. Jack Wilson has been working in computing since he left Bristol University with his Geography degree and spared some time to come and

Read story

Loreto Art Department’s HE and Progression Event

To guide and inspire first-year students, Loreto’s Art Department recently organized its annual HE and Progression Event. The event, held yesterday, welcomed representatives from various universities across the country to provide valuable insights into higher education and the opportunities available

Read story

Loreto Psychology students visit Huddersfield Uni

Loreto College Psychology students enjoyed a recent trip to the Psychology Department at Huddersfield University. There they enjoyed a research talk on neuroscience methods and spent the afternoon exploring the department The students took part in some hand on sessions,

Read story

Art in Action at Loreto College

This autumn term kicked off with Fashion and Textiles students heading to Manchester Museum. Their destination was the museum’s research centre, providing an immersive experience centred around the theme of ‘Existence.’ Students explored the extensive collections, ranging from fossils to

Read story

Loreto students have an ‘unparalleled’ experience at Hack Manchester Jr. 2023

Misbah’s experience Entering Hack Manchester Jr, the first year after it was rebooted, my team, fueled by a mix of excitement and uncertainty, held vague expectations as newcomers to the hackathon scene, never having done something as such before. Envisioning

Read story

Loreto Students strive for a Greener Future

‘I support GCW 2023 because it is very important to build a greener and sustainable world for the future.’ As part of the Green Careers Week 2023, Loreto’s Career Department hosted a Green Careers Drop-in, which gave our students the

Read story

Loreto’s Geographers visit Llandudno

Loreto’s Geography students headed to the beautiful Welsh coast to develop key skills as part of their A level course. The students carried out fieldwork activities at Llandudno in North Wales including calculating beach profiles, investigating weathering and mass movement

Read story
Former Loreto College student Khiara Keating smiling with a backdrop featuring icon images of Manchester.

Former Loreto student Khiara is called up for international duties

(The picture is taken from the mancity.com article by George Kelsey, which you can read here.) Khiara’s career at Manchester City has continued to develop since leaving Loreto College, where she studied Sport, in 2022.  Whilst she was at Loreto,

Read story

My Trip to Florence

by Keira, L6 Loreto student To put my trip to Florence in words would be difficult unless I had time to write an actual novel. While I was only there for only three days, it felt like a lifetime and

Read story

Loreto’s Certified Carbon Literate Students

Students celebrate becoming the first in the College to be certified as Carbon Literate.   The students pictured above with Loreto College Principal Mr Jaffrain and course teacher Ms Breeze, worked through a course accredited by the Carbon Literacy Project

Read story

Interns Take Their First Steps into Teaching at Loreto College

“We have had another great year of interns who have enthusiastically embraced all aspects of the programme. The interns displayed a wealth of potential talent and I am really looking forward to seeing their careers develop in the future. The

Read story
Black and white image of a microphone set up.

Loreto Book Club’s first podcast!

Made by aspiring young adults from Lower and Upper Sixth, looking to broaden their (and your!) horizons. The group are part of Loreto’s Book Club, an enrichment activity run by Ms Hallas in the English Dept (you don’t have to

Read story
Students find their seats in the college theatre.

Loreto’s Music Video and Film Awards 2023

Loreto College’s Media Studies and Film Studies Departments held their Music Video and Film Awards in mid May. Held in Loreto College’s Ellis and Kennedy Theatre, this annual celebration highlights the wonderful work produced by students on the A Level

Read story

Loreto History Student Visits the Medieval Worlds

Kate is a lower sixth student at Loreto studying A Level History. During the Easter Break, Kate attended a Medieval History Residential at the University of Cambridge and she shares the experience below: I was recently given the opportunity to

Read story

Loreto Celebrates Cultural Diversity

Cultural Appreciation Day is an annual Loreto College event when students and staff get together to celebrate our rich and diverse college community. Students are encouraged to wear traditional clothing and share their food, music and artistry with their peers.

Read story