Order…Order! Mr Speaker visits Loreto

Before half term, Loreto politics students had the incredible opportunity of hosting Rt Hon John Bercow MP, Speaker of the House of Commons. Arranged by Nick Brown, a dedicated member of the Politics Society and ex member of the Youth

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Loreto remembers

November is a time of remembering: remembering loved ones who have died and for remembering those who have given their lives at war. All lower 6th students have taken part in an act of Remembrance this week in their RE

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Loreto students excel at Model United Nations event

Last month Loreto students took part in the annual Model United Nations conference at Cheadle Hulme School. One of the biggest in the North West, MUN-CH is always an opportunity for the upper sixth to start the year with a

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Ground breaking careers event

Twenty Loreto students recently participated in a ‘webinar’ in college with schools and colleges from Hounslow, Oxfordshire and Wallasey, exploring the possibilities offered by Higher and Degree apprenticeships with Jaguar Land Rover . This ground breaking event enabled students to

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Thought Provoking Theatre

A2 drama and theatre studies witnessed a visceral and deeply moving perfomance ‘Instutute’ by Gecko theatre company at HOME, Manchester. The physical theatre piece, devised by the company, centred around the theme of care, specifically in relation to mental health.

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Duke & Duchess of Cambridge meet Loreto Coders

On Friday, 14th October 2016, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, His Royal Highness Prince William and Her Royal Highness Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge visited the National Football Museum as part of a visit to Manchester. I was fortunate to

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Duke & Duchess of Cambridge meet Loreto Coders

On Friday, 14th October 2016, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, His Royal Highness Prince William and Her Royal Highness Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge visited the National Football Museum as part of a visit to Manchester. I was fortunate to

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Duke of Edinburgh Gold Awards

It has been another successful year for Duke of Edinburgh Gold students at Loreto. Twenty-two upper sixth students have successfully completed their Final Expedition in the Lake District. Camping for three nights and walking for four days, the students had

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Duke of Edinburgh Gold Awards

It has been another successful year for Duke of Edinburgh Gold students at Loreto. Twenty-two upper sixth students have successfully completed their Final Expedition in the Lake District. Camping for three nights and walking for four days, the students had

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Prominent government advisor highlights population issues

One of the country’s most prominent social commentators and government advisors explained to students how geography can help to predict the future. Oxford University professor, Danny Dorling, gave a lecture to more than 70 students from Loreto and all across

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Prominent government advisor highlights population issues

One of the country’s most prominent social commentators and government advisors explained to students how geography can help to predict the future. Oxford University professor, Danny Dorling, gave a lecture to more than 70 students from Loreto and all across

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Geographers head to the Welsh coast

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

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Geographers head to the Welsh coast

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

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Freshers’ Fair 2016

The evocative odour of autumn leaves and burgers swept along by a capricious breeze; excited groups of students rushing from stall to stall: it could only be Freshers’ Fair! The Sports Hall was the main location with a multiplicity of

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India Trip 2016

On 9th July 2016, thirty-six Loreto College students and four staff departed for the Indian city of Kolkata (formerly Calcutta) for two weeks. The purpose of the trip was to work with four Loreto schools in and around the city,

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John Andrews, Loreto College alumnus, releases new recording

The renowned conductor John Andrews, a Loreto College alumnus, has just released a new recording with the BBC Concert Orchestra. After Loreto, John went on to graduate from Cambridge with a master’s degree, and then a doctorate, before embarking on

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