News

Hover Buggy Race

Fifteen teams of would-be engineers took part in the competition to design the fastest "Hover Buggy" to be raced along a track in the Sports Hall.

Reunion at Concord

On 23rd February over one hundred Concord Alumni attended a dinner and a themed Wild West party at the college.

Politics Society Visit Westminster

Shrewsbury MP Daniel Kawczynski hosted 18 Concord students – representing 13 countries – on a visit to the House of Commons following his recent visit to the College.

Local UN Association Visit Concord

On Tuesday 19th February a local branch of the United Nations Association sent fifteen members to Concord College for a visit.

Planning Permission Granted for Exciting Development

Concord has been given the green light by planners and English Heritage to start a £3.5 million building project – the biggest in its history.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     

Trip to Warwick Castle

During the Half Term holiday, a small group of students from Concord spent the day discovering the fascinating history of Warwick Castle.

Concord Team Wins Public Speaking Competition

Congratulations to the Concord public speaking team who won their round of the Rotary Youth Speaks competition held in Ludlow on Thursday 31st January.

Hong Kong Exhibition

Concord past, present and future met together at the British Council Exhibition in Hong Kong.

Evening out for French Speakers

On 28th January the Concord students who learn French had the opportunity to experience a French film at the Old Market Hall in Shrewsbury.

Success for Mathematicians

Five talented mathematicians from Concord have been awarded medals in the first round of the British Mathematical Olympiad.

Oxbridge Success

Two historians and two medics are amongst the ten Concord students who have gained conditional offers to study at Oxford or Cambridge in the coming academic year.

New Year Brings Fifty-two New Students

Term began at Concord on the 5th January, with 52 new students arriving to bring the total number of students at the college to 372. This means that Concord is the biggest it has ever been in its 59 year history.

Term Ends with a Festive Feast!

The Autumn Term at Concord has finished with a lovely evening to celebrate a busy and successful term.

Local MP Visits Concord

The global reputation of Shropshire’s Concord College has won a new admirer – Shrewsbury MP Daniel Kawczynski.

First Ever Drama Festival

Students of all ages took part in the first-ever drama festival to be held at Concord on Sunday 18th November.

Art Trip to Liverpool

The annual Art Department trip this year was to the Tate and Walker Gallery in Liverpool where the Concord Art students experienced some fantastic art in an exciting city.

Operation Christmas Child

Inspired by a presentation in assembly by Form 3, Concord students dropped off 25 gift filled shoe boxes for Operation Christmas Child.

Winter Pimms & Sweet Things!

 Two Concord students performed in a Charity Concert held in the theatre at Concord College on Saturday 17th November in Aid of the County Air Ambulance. The evening raised in excess of £7000 for its cause.

Half Term Trip to Belgium

At Half Term a group of over 30 students spent an interesting and educational long weekend in Belgium.

Guy Fawkes Event

On Saturday 3rd November Concord students were treated to a Bonfire Night and (belated) Halloween party and all in aid of a good cause! 

 

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