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125 wine eve 3020

A vintage evening

In planning events to celebrate Packwood’s 125th anniversary, the committee came up with a wide variety of ideas to appeal to all tastes, and tickets are selling well across the board. Last Saturday’s Wine Evening was no exception with more than 120 in attendance for what proved to be an extremely successful occasion. 125 committee ... Continue Reading

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Victorian Day

The world has changed in very many ways since Packwood was founded back in 1892 and pupils and staff experienced life in the past yesterday on their special Victorian Day. Everyone arrived at school dressed in period costume and a rousing chorus of the national anthem during a traditional assembly helped set the mood. Coincidentally, ... Continue Reading

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Flying visit

In our rapidly changing technically advanced world, the STEM subjects (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) and the skills the children learn through studying them are increasingly important. What better way to promote these subjects and spark the children’s interest than giving them the chance to get up close to (and inside) a real helicopter? Last ... Continue Reading

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