Samantha Lauren King

  • FEATURE: Fundraising superheroes help Jacob with his wish to walk

    Staff from Weston College have gone the extra mile to raise money for a two-year-old boy who needs £75,000 surgery in the US to help him walk, writes Samantha King. It was through a fundraiser for Jacob held at Weston College that member of staff Marcus Tyler, first heard Jacob’s story. With a ten-year background

    15.00 Sep. 12th, 2016 | Bulletin

  • Charlie egg-cels at art exhibition

    A Suffolk teenager with artistic flair has been recognised at national level, receiving an award from one of the most illustrious arts universities not only in the country, but also the world. 16-year-old Charlie Clover, an art and design student at Suffolk New College, was one of 105 student artists selected to have their work

    13.00 Sep. 12th, 2016 | Bulletin

  • Off on a legality

    Greg’s dream to study law at Oxford hung in the balance after just missing out on the grades he needed. Greg Horne, a student at Priestly College, had his heart set on studying law at university ever since he witnessed the Hillsborough inquests from the public gallery. The former Lymm High School pupil had wanted

    14.00 Sep. 12th, 2016 | Bulletin

  • A blooming great achievement for Pershore College student

    Lydia Knight, a student at Pershore College, scooped a prestigious gold medal for her show garden at the RHS Flower Show in Tatton Park. The second-year BSc horticulture student was competing in the RHS Young Planting Designer category with her coastal-themed show garden. Each garden was given a different style and soil-type to produce either

    12.00 Sep. 12th, 2016 | Bulletin

  • New leash of life for animal-lover Hollie

    Twenty-year-old Hollie Thornton is finally on the path to realising her veterinary dreams, despite numerous setbacks. The aspiring veterinary physiotherapist had feared her chosen career path would no longer be an option after she was diagnosed with severe hypersensitivity to animal hair and fur, which doctors warned could be a serious danger to her health.

    1.00 Sep. 12th, 2016 | Bulletin