Loreto success in Social Mobility Foundation applications

The Social Mobility Foundation is a national organisation backed by numerous prestigious institutions which runs a variety of programmes designed to open up professions for those with the ability, but not necessarily the means, to follow them. The foundation offers

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Romero Trust Annual Talk

We were asked by Ann Wilson, former Chaplain here at Loreto, to host the Romero Trust Annual Talk to mark Romero Week 2016. Romero week each year is an opportunity to reflect on the life and work of Blessed Oscar

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Tim aiming high

Ex Loreto student Tim Collins has been making a real impression in the highly competitive world of lacrosse. Tim, who studied A levels at Loreto from 2013 – 15, is looking forward to representing his country in the Under 19

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Classical Civilisation students visit Athens

Following a successful trip by the Classical Civilisation Department to Athens in the spring of 2015, a further fifteen students of the Classical world visited Athens this spring for a four day study tour of the wonderful Greek capital. Classics

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Josh takes on the world!

Loreto’s very own Paralympic athlete Josh Howard is reflecting on an amazing three days earlier in the month which saw him competing in an international event in Grosseto, Italy. A level student Josh is a long jump specialist and was

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BTEC First Diploma ICT trip to National Football Museum

Students on the BTEC First Diploma in ICT course were looking forward to their trip to the National Football Museum in Manchester. The purpose of the visit was to gather photos and videos for their Unit 17 Multimedia Products Development

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Loreto students to the fore in charity push

Once again students and staff at Loreto have excelled and demonstrated their commitment to charity and worthwhile causes.  These pictures show the response the charity team received, when asking for donations for items of clothing for refugees across the UK.

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Juice Academy visit Loreto

Loreto College was pleased to invite Carly and Charlotte from the Juice academy into college to celebrate National Apprenticeship week . Students were able to find out how businesses use social media and the growing opportunities in this career. There

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Success for Business Studies students

Ms Lamming is delighted to report that seven  Loreto students who took part in the Micro Tyco challenge have been successful and have been selected to join Deloitte this Summer on their ASPIRE work experience programme. The deserving students, a

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Annual Trip for Medics, Dentists, Pharmacists et al to The Thackray Medical Museum, Leeds.

Twenty curious Loreto students set off across the Pennines to learn some medical history, experience the smells and sounds of a poor Victorian street scene and explore the galleries and artefacts at the wonderful Thackray Medical Museum, which was once

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More success for Loreto basketball teams

The college has had a close partnership with a local basketball club, based at the Amaechi Basketball Centre, for many years now. The Manchester Magic has been the most successful junior basketball club in England for some time, winning 77

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Netball team in play-off clincher

The college netball team has had an excellent season.  They have been crowned the North West Colleges South League winners, having been undefeated throughout their fixtures this year.  The team also progressed to the Quarter Final of the National Plate

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Soccer girls reach the final

After a successful season, featuring some promising performances each week, the Loreto Girls have a number of tournament wins under their belts, being unbeaten in most monthly meetings with other colleges around Greater Manchester, in events hosted by Manchester FA

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Law students visit London

Twenty enthusiastic AS and A2 Law students descended on London in March to observe cases in the Royal Courts of Justice. Here they listened to a case about contempt of court. During their visit the students were given a guided

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Hot air in Keele Medical School?

Ten lucky potential Loreto Medics were chosen to attend a Medical Taster Day at Keele University recently. This annual event is always very popular and extremely well organised. The two students in the photograph seem to be enjoying measuring their

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College Drama Production – 1984

After last year’s hilarious and triumphant farce, Gogol’s ‘Government Inspector’, Loreto’s Drama department opted for a complete change of mood this time round, with their presentation of George Orwell’s dystopian classic ‘1984.’ This adaptation of the play cleverly uses the

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