HE Fresher’s Fair

The HE Fresher’s Fair was held on the 18th September at the Leamington centre. It was a great success and much enjoyed by the staff and students who attended. The Library team were on hand to welcome new students, offering information about Library services and giving away some fun freebies too! Congratulations to our winners Holly Spinks who chose the DAB radio and Seanaigh McGovern who chose the Mp3 player. We welcome all our new students and are looking forward to seeing more of them in the Library over the coming year!

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Fresher’s Fair fun at Moreton Morrell

The FE Fresher’s Fair at Moreton Morrell on 11th September was a great success and much enjoyed by the staff and students who attended. The Library team were on hand to welcome new students, offering information about Library services and giving away some fun freebies too! The most popular items were the “100% farmer” badges and tractor posters, along with free magazines from across all the subject areas.

Whilst everyone was a winner on the day with the free tombola, two lucky students managed to secure themselves some top notch prizes. Thomas Jeffs successfully completed the ‘Name that Film’ quiz to win a DAB Radio, and Ceola Reece scored 100% in her equine trivia entry to win a years subscription to Horse magazine. Congratulations to our winners and we are looking forward to seeing more of all the new students in the Library over the coming year!

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Winners announced at Pershore and Leamington Libraries!

Congratulations to Dan Spencer and Richard Upstone who each won an Ipod Shuffle as part of competitions run at Pershore’s Fresher’s Fair and Enrolment in Leamington Library. Lucky guys!

Student Dan Spencer receives his prize at Pershore Library

Richard Upstone receives his prize at Leamington Library

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Fresher’s Fair at Leamington


The Library is at the heart of your learning – your journey starts here!

A great afternoon was had by all at the FE Fresher’s Fair at Leamington on Thursday 5th Sept. The theme of the Library stand was ‘The Student Journey’, as illustrated by our eye-catching poster (above), which received several compliments, thanks everyone!

The Library Stand was busy throughout as students competed to win delicious, homemade cupcakes on the Spin-a-Wheel game and dived deep into the Lucky Dip!

The journey theme continued with our Highway Grid game, with lucky winners Jake, Shannon and Charlie each receiving a pair of Angry Bird earphones – congratulations to them!

Charlie receives her prize

The Library Treasure Hunt competition is still open, come in to the Leamington site Library and have a go to be in with the chance of winning a USB wristband! The winner will be drawn on 20th September.

Welcome to all our new students, we look forward to seeing you in the Library!

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Winners at Rugby site Library

Tyrannosaurus Text has been chosen as the winning name in Rugby Library’s ‘Name the Baby Dinosaur’ Competition held at Rugby Centre’s Fresher’s Fair on Wednesday 4th September. This was judged to be the best Library/College related name and the winner is A Level student Sarah Wright, whose prize was a Fuji digital camera. In second place was Shannon Pike (Sports Level 3) with Lexisauras.

Another winner at Rugby is Adam Steele, a business and IT Student who won the wordsearch competition.

Well done to both of you.

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FE Fresher’s Fair at Moreton Morrell

A very successful Fresher’s fair was held at Moreton Morrell on Wednesday 12th September. Approximately 500 hundred students attended, many of whom took part in a number of quizzes on the Library stall.

Quizzes included, Guess the book titles, a Tombola, Pin the Pigtail on the Librarian, Which Animal is hiding the Flea and Guess How Many Sweets were in a Jar. Prizes varied from a Kindle, Amazon voucher, memory sticks, stationery and sweets.

We are pleased to announce that the winner of a £10 Amazon Voucher for finding the flea is Daniel Gwynne and that the jar of sweets goes to Joanna Burnagiel.  Well done to you two.

We will announce the winner of the Kindle on the 19th September so please remember to hand your entries in at Moreton Morrell Library.

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Fresher’s Fair @ Leamington

Over 130 students dropped by the Library Stand at the New ‘Fresher’s Fair for FE’ on Wednesday 5th Sept.

Staff from both Trident and Leamington chatted to students as they entered the Prize Draw by answering 3 simple questions about Libraries.

Other students entered the Movie Poster Competition and everyone enjoyed our chocolate/pen/sticker giveaways!

The winner of the Prize Draw was International student Rashed Alharan, seen below receiving his ‘Ten Pin Bowling for 4’ voucher.

Movie Poster competition winner Rebecca Cheeseman won chocolates for her amazing 100% correct entry!

Well done to both of them!

Here’s to next year!

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Fresher’s Fair at Henley

Henley Students were offered the chance to win themselves a £15 iTunes voucher at the Fresher’s Fair held at Henley on Thursday 6th September 2012.

On visiting the Library stall, students had to answer 3 questions about their previous library experiences.

Over 60 students entered and a winner was randomly chosen at the end of the fair.

Yan Francis, a L3 Extended Diploma in Sport and Exercise student was the lucky recipient of the voucher.

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