Retrocycle Raise £1,500 For Great Ormond Street Hospital

On Monday 22 June, Queen Anne’s winning ‘Tycoon in Schools’ company, Retrocycle, travelled to Great Ormond Street Hospital in London to present the hospital with a cheque for £1,500. Retrocycle, which consists of 7 U4 pupils, have been busy raising money for the charity through selling their stylish everyday goods made from recycled materials. The girls […]

Retrocycle Crowned Winners of Tycoon in Schools

A team of talented young entrepreneurs from Queen Anne’s School have won the national enterprise competition, Tycoon in Schools. Retrocycle, consisting of seven U4 pupils, were confirmed joint winners at a ceremony in Buckingham Palace on Tuesday 10 March, attended by nine groups of finalists and the competition founder, Peter Jones CBE. Retrocycle impressed the judges with their range […]

Retrocyle Announced as Finalist of Tycoon in Schools 2014

Congratulations to team ‘Retrocycle’, who have been selected as one of the finalists of the countrywide enterprise challenge ‘Tycoon in Schools’, run by the Peter Jones Foundation. After competing alongside thousands of students across the country, ‘Retrocycle’ is just one of nine teams to be selected by a panel of judges, led by Peter Jones CBE and […]

Queen Anne's Entrepreneurs Receive Funding From Tycoon in Schools

Congratulations to our U4 (Year 9) students who have successfully received funding from the ‘Tycoon In Schools’ initiative for their companies ‘Chalk n Cork’ and ‘RetroCycle’.  The two companies will receive a start-up loan of £1,000 between them and will commence trading their products on Monday 3 November. ‘Chalk n Cork’ are a team of […]

Queen Anne's Young Entrepreneurs Win Award At Tycoon In Schools Ceremony

Queen Anne’s Young Entrepreneurs Win Award At Tycoon In Schools Buckingham Palace Ceremony HRH The Duke of York, KG and Peter Jones CBE celebrate the young entrepreneurs of the future 14TH FEBRUARY 2014 – Team ‘Back Into Vintage’ from Queen Anne’s School in Caversham have been crowned the winners of The Tycoon in Schools Award for […]

'Back Into Vintage' Travel To Buckingham Palace For Final Of 'Tycoon In Schools'

Good luck to Queen Anne’s team ‘Back Into Vintage’ as they set off for Buckingham Palace this morning to attend the final of Tycoon In Schools 2013. After competing alongside hundreds of school children across the country, ‘Back Into Vintage LTD’ is just one of four teams to be selected by a panel of judges, […]

'Back Into Vintage' Appear In The Henley Standard

Following the success of Queen Anne’s team ‘Back Into Vintage’ reaching the finals of the ‘Tycoon in Schools’ competition, the team feature in The Henley Standard today (Friday 7 February). Click here to view the article

Queen Anne's Young Entrepreneurs Reach The Final Hurdle Of ‘Tycoon In Schools’

Team ‘Back Into Vintage LTD’ from Queen Anne’s School in Caversham has been selected as one of the finalists of the countrywide enterprise challenge ‘Tycoon in Schools’, run by the Peter Jones Foundation. After competing alongside hundreds of school children across the country, ‘Back Into Vintage LTD’ is just one of four teams to be […]

A Royal Visit to Queen Anne's

On Thursday 5 December, His Royal Highness, The Duke of York, and Dragon’s Den entrepreneur Peter Jones, CBE, visited Queen Anne’s School in Caversham to meet pupils involved in the ‘Tycoon in Schools’ initiative. HRH, The Duke of York, and Peter Jones, who founded the nationwide campaign, spent the morning talking to Queen Anne’s pupils […]