The Right Honourable Baroness Newlove speaks to students as part of the Peers In Schools programme.
Salford City College hosted a talk from a member of the House of Lords on Friday 18th March to encourage students to engage more with the political and parliamentary process.
Baroness Newlove met with students at the Eccles Sixth Form Centre of the college for an hour to talk about the work and role of the House of Lords. This was…Continue
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Pictured (L-R): Jeff Price, Gloucestershire County Council with Fiona Quan, Student Leadership Manager and Daniel Gillingham-Hyett, Student Link Worker.
Gloucestershire College has proven its dedication to looking…Continue
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Leading national qualification provider, NCFE, has announced a new event as part of its road show tour, designed to support the delivery of Functional Skills qualifications to colleges, training providers, schools and employers.
NCFE Functional Skills – ‘Step by Step Success’ events are free to attend and aimed at senior staff, curriculum planners and functional skills / key skills coordinators in the education sector. The next event will take place on HMS Belfast, in…Continue
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Business administration students at Coleg Morgannwg have been getting hands-on experience of running a company on an international level with the college’s Experiences Generating New Innovation (EGNI) programme.
EGNI is part of the Practice Enterprise Network (PEN) and enables students to set up a business, known as a practice firm, and trade with other virtual companies on an international level.
Coleg Morgannwg has a company called Clean Sweep which sells…Continue
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Warwickshire College’s Rugby centre hosted over 40 power manufacturing delegates recently, as its state-of-the-art Power Industry Academy was officially launched to the industry. The ‘Powering the Future’ business conference looked at how the industry can invest in skills to help meet the world’s future power industry needs.
David Edwards, CEO of…Continue
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In March, West Thames College students took part in a range of visits, talks and activities for National Science and Engineering Week – a programme of science, engineering and technology events held across the UK to promote discussion, knowledge and career…Continue
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A group of young people from Ilkeston are busy raising money to support their work to create a wildlife garden at a local junior school.…Continue
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Horticultural students at Derby College’s Broomfield Hall land-based studies campus are hoping to clinch another coveted gold medal at this year’s prestigious Harrogate annual flower show (April 14 to 17) with a garden inspired by Prince Charles’ Highgrove estate and featuring a tribute to the forthcoming Royal wedding.
Broomfield fought off stiff competition from eight other colleges last year to win the top prize with their garden was entitled ‘After the Evening News’ and designed…Continue
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With three winners and a runner-up to its credit, City College Brighton and Hove has been celebrating outstanding success in this year’s FE Sussex Spring Awards, recently hosted at the Brighton Hilton Metropole. As ‘lead College’ in this year’s celebrations, the College provided fine dining service and also staged a dynamic entertainment segment incorporating acting, street dance and live music which received much praise on the night. In the prestigious ceremony, major players in the…Continue
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With three winners and a runner-up to its credit, City College Brighton and Hove has been celebrating outstanding success in this year’s FE Sussex Spring Awards, recently hosted at the Brighton Hilton Metropole. As ‘lead College’ in this year’s celebrations, the…Continue
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VGTA at Barry College has been honoured for its excellence in training young people at a special careers awards ceremony.
Careers Wales Cardiff and Vale held its annual Most Valued Partner Awards at the Vale Hotel Resort and Spa, for organisations which made an outstanding contribution to Careers Wales activities throughout the previous year.
Careers Wales Cardiff and Vale provides free, impartial careers information, advice and guidance for all ages. The…Continue
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David Rutley, MP for Macclesfield, showed his support for Apprenticeships recently by visiting current Apprentices in the workplace. In celebration of February's National Apprenticeship Week the local MP took a tour of Macclesfield-based catering company Elior UK who have recently been awarded Employer of the Year…Continue
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