Emily’s Hadrian’s Wall Challenge

After previously climbing The Three Peaks, I decided to walk the length of Hadrian’s Wall, a total of 84 miles from Newcastle to Bowness, for the charity, Bliss.  Another motivator for the challenge was that a family friend had recently given birth to twin girls prematurely, but sadly one of them passed away, so I…

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BLMW by Eltayeb Bashar

BLMW

BLMW is Worcestershire’s official Black lives matter chapter. It is a group of young people who work towards the goal of achieving greater representation for black people in Worcestershire. Our first protest took place on June the 13th 2020 at the Worcester racecourse and was a response to the murder of George Floyd. It was…

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Borwell Work Experience by Jonathan Ash

Computer from recent work experience placement

Upon my arrival at Borwell, I was greeted by Vicki who was really nice and took me to meet the Cybx Team. I was given a work experience booklet which had all of the activities for the week. They were very organised and I instantly got stuck in to the part, enjoying every part. Day…

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Morgan Motor Company – by Henry Jones

Student on work experience at Morgan Motors

I recently completed a placement at Morgan Motor Company in Malvern During the placement I helped in many different areas of the factory such as the chassis shop, wood shop, PDI, machine shop and trim shop. In the chassis shop I helped to put the engine in the car and hook that up along with…

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St Richard’s Hospice by Evie Pugh

Flower

My week volunteering at St Richard’s Hospice has been brilliant! I’ve loved every bit of it. I started on Monday; the first thing I did was to get a tour of the hospice. It’s a lovely building, everything looks so new. There is a whole project underway, it’s called ‘Build 2020’. Thanks to the public’s…

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Malvern Panalytical by Sophie Hall

Students

I went for a week of work experience at Malvern Panalytical, a science and business oriented company that makes extremely precise measuring devices. I was walked through the process of a research and development project in a team of three, which took me from product design and an evaluation cycle, through designing circuitry and soldering…

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Cinematography Work Experience by Kai Kennedy

Student on cinematography work experience

When helping with the production of the ‘A Day in a Life’ college film, I absolutely loved capturing the essence of what life as a student at Worcester Sixth Form College is truly like with the endless possibilities that can be had there. Filming the film helped with my experience of producing as I helped…

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‘My First March’ by Evie Pugh

Student

On Friday 15th March teenagers across the UK came together to protest against Climate Change. I went to Birmingham to join in. Me and my friend hopped on the train at Foragate Street and took the 45-minute trip to Birmingham city centre. We were both a bit nervous on train journey there as we had…

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Morgan Motor Company by Dan Rickman

Engine

I spent the first day in the Chassis Shop, helping to assemble the Chassis of a V6 Roadster that would be heading to a dealership in Europe. As well as mounting the 3.7 litre Ford Cyclone engine, capable of 280 bhp, I also attached the rear axel. Day two was in the Tin Shop where…

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Work Experience at Choice Radio

Choice Radio - work experience

I recently went for a day’s work experience at Worcester Hospital Radio – Choice Radio. It was help set up by June Devonport in Student Services and I loved every minute of it! I was shadowing one of the DJs there – David, he was a super nice guy and answered all my burning questions,…

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