1 Downside School students Matthew Walters, Olii Neilson and Tristan van Laar have received Oxbridge offers.

2 Paul Maynard, a former pupil at St Ambrose College in Hale Barns, Altrincham, has been promoted by Theresa May from under secretary for transport to the Whips’ Office. He is pictured with new Education Secretary Damian Hinds, who attended St Ambrose from 1979 to 1986.

3 The Mayor of Derby, Councillor John Whitby, is guest of honour at a presentation evening at Saint Benedict Catholic Voluntary Academy.

4 Reuben Litherland, a Year 9 student at Saint Benedict Catholic Voluntary Academy, has been appointed to the Youth Deaf Advisory Board for the National Deaf Children’s Society.

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