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Amanda Cranston 28/01/2015 - 11:34 - 0 Comments
Bedminster Down Technology Specialists

During the 2014/15 school year ABLAZE have been supporting Bedminster Down School with their work towards achieving the West of England Employability Chartermark.

Liaising closely with the Academy, the Ablaze Secondary Partnership Manager, Amanda Cranston, has provided business volunteers to deliver the Breaking Limits project to groups of year 9 girls and boys as well as 20 Minute...

Roger Opie 02/04/2014 - 11:16 - 0 Comments

At the annual Ablaze Celebration event held on 21 March 2014 at M Shed, Rolls-Royce were awarded Business of the Year 2013; Gina Redmond of Linux IT Business Champion of the Year; Little Mead Primary Academy School of the Year; Shannan Kennedy of Bridge learning Campus Student of the Year.

The keynote speaker was Lucio Mesquita Head of Regional and Local Programmes BBC.


Sally Ridley 27/02/2014 - 14:19 - 0 Comments

In the continuing, successful Ablaze partnerships between local businesses and schools, Knowle Park Primary were treated to a 'day of media' thanks to BBC Outreach, Bristol and Films@59. Fifty-seven Year 6 students had the rare opportunity to immerse themselves in the world of television production, with very exciting visits on 11th February to the BBC and the post-production...

Roger Opie 22/08/2013 - 13:47 - 1 Comments

Get ready for the West of England Employability Chartermark – working with business and education to develop the skills and attributes a young person need to be work ready.

Do you want recognition for your community engagement or Corporate Social Responsibility?   Do you or your staff volunteer support for education, helping with activities; providing work experience opportunities;...

Myles Orme 19/03/2013 - 17:22 - 0 Comments

To find out why these people were given awards, please look under 'award winners' under the 'about' tab on the menu...