The David Nieper Academy invited some furry friends along to English lessons this week to help inspire creative writing.
Three young male alpacas; James, Glen and Mungo delighted students in years 7,8 and 9 providing a stimulating, if not slightly unusual topic for their English language class.
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Christopher Nieper talks to John Humphrys about the positives being presented to UK business by Brexit, and discusses how to overcome potential obstacles when trading with EU countries.
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The David Nieper Academy and David Nieper fashion house were delighted to welcome HRH The Countess of Wessex to officially open the new school and take a tour of the sewing rooms, the Countess delighted children and staff by joining a food tech class at the school and taking a lesson in dressmaking at the David Nieper Sewing Academy.
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Christopher Nieper talks to BBC Radio Derby about the potential effect of latest cabinet resignations on British business.
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Christopher Nieper talks to BBC Radio 4 In Business programme about what WTO rules mean for UK manufacturing.
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BBC Radio 4 interview
BBC Radio Derby speaks to Kian Pearson, the David Nieper Academy student gearing up to break the John O’Groats to Land’s End cycle challenge.
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David Nieper Managing Director, Christopher Nieper is interviewed about Carillion collapse and potential impact on the David Nieper Academy.
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BBC Radio 4’s Today programme invited Christopher Nieper onto the show this morning to talk to presenter John Humphrys about how the government can strike a better deal for UK business.
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Heidi Booth from BBC Radio Derby’s Sally Pepper Show visited our annual primary schools design competition this week, Fashion for Free and talked to some of the children and teachers about their creations. Link below for full story.
BBC Radio Derby
Steve White from BBC Radio Derby talks to Managing Director of Derbyshire fashion house, Christopher Nieper about what it’s like to work in a female dominated industry.
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