Prince Charles opens new £22m JCB Academy

THE £22m JCB Academy in Staffordshire has been officially opened by The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall.

The Royal couple visited the facility in Mill Street, Rocester where they met staff, students and supporters who have contributed to the success of new teaching facility.

Prince Charles was accompanied by JCB Chairman Sir Anthony Bamford and JCB Academy Principal Jim Wade on a tour of the college, where he met and spoke to students about their work.

He was also given an insig... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...