19 December 2018

Watership Down ~ With the BBC and a Former Balshavian

Written by Richard Adams and brought back to our screens with Mr Tom Bidwell, a former Balshavian.

18 December 2018

Balshaw's in Aid of 'Age Concern'

Over 40 hampers have been made by our tutor groups to donate to 'Age Concern'.

13 December 2018

Balshaw's Memorial Garden Service

Balshaw’s annual memorial gardens service has always proven to be a powerful and moving act of remembrance and this year was no different.

11 December 2018

It's a 'Gold' for Noah Smith!

Noah wins gold and silver in Jiu Jitsu!

4 December 2018

A fabulous effort for the 'Samaritans Shoe Box Appeal'

A fabulous team effort that topped last years 90 boxes filled for the Samaritan appeal!

3 December 2018

Astley Hall - Christmas by Candlelight

Well done to staff and students in our Choirs and Brass Band for putting on such a heartwarming event!

30 November 2018

The Student Investor Challenge

Pupils from years 10 and 11 have been buying and selling stocks and shares in a national competition involving over 4000 schools.

22 November 2018

Balshaw's Awards Presentation Evening

It was a delight to welcome back our Leavers of 2018 for Our Speech Night and Awards Presentation Evening. They achieved a fantastic set of results that have taken them all on to their next steps and placed Balshaw's as one of the highest performing schools in the area.

17 November 2018

Drama Students London Trip

GCSE Drama students travelled to London on Saturday 17th November.

15 November 2018

Balshaw's Got Talent in aid of Children in Need

A huge well done to all who took part in this years Balshaw's Got Talent!

13 November 2018

UK Bebras Computational Thinking Challenge

Balshaw's year 9 pupils have this week been completing the UK Bebras Computational Thinking Challenge.

9 November 2018

Remembrance Week 2018

This week we have been honouring and remembering people throughout history who sacrificed so much during war.