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What's going on at Villiers Park?

What makes a trial fair? What makes a good Lawyer? These are just some of the questions our students will be looking into on this week's Inspiring Excellence course; Law: Criminal Issues.

As the country marks the centenary of the First World War we felt it appropriate to share a few stories with you, month by month, from September 1914 to 1918. Find out what our alumni were doing one hundred years ago by clicking on the 'View all news' button on the right hand side of this page.

News and Views

Exciting Times at Villiers Park Educational Trust

Our Spring/Summer 2015 newsletter is out and is full of exciting news. Our tried and tested Scholars Programme is being rolled out to new regions – by September this year we will have expanded the programme areas from two to six. We are also hearing from more and more alumni about how their Villiers Park experience was a life-changing one and how we are still supporting them through our Shaping Your Future initiative which is helping them into work through Career Mentoring.

Read all the stories by clicking on ‘News and Views’ above.