Talented young footballer Harry Darling, a star member of the Cambridge United shadow scholarship scheme run in partnership with Cambridge Regional College, has been offered a full-time scholarship with the club's Academy.Continue
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‘Developing Staff to Achieve the Best Outcome for Learners’
A new series of 4 podcasts focusing on the Apprenticeship reforms and a new e-guide, Resources for planning and action - effective practice from the Apprenticeship Staff Support Programme, which includes a section on planning for delivery of the new…Continue
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Warrington Collegiate hosted its biggest ever MacMillan Coffee Morning, when it turned the Crescent into a giant restaurant selling drinks and a wide range of delicious mouth-watering delicacies such as carrot cake and gooey chocolate brownies.
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Cambridge Regional College Sport Studies student Demie-Jade Resztan has been selected for the first England Boxing Elite Women’s Squad – putting her among the best young boxers in the country.
She was picked for the squad after a series of open talent days, assessment camps and competitions to find the most talented female boxers in England.…Continue
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The College of Haringey, Enfield and North East London’s Travel and Tourism students will be representing the college on an international stage in Nice, South of France this November. Students Roberto Sariego (pictured left) and Richard McErlean (pictured right) will be representing both the United Kingdom and CONEL, at the Institute of Travel and Tourism GTTP competition, where they will face stiff competition from countries such as China, Brazil, Canada and many more. Here the CONEL two…Continue
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Thursday, September 24, 2015 - London, Uxbridge College Just one year after announcing the launch of NextGen Skills Academy, Ed Vaizey, the Minister for Culture and the Digital Economy, visited Uxbridge College to see NextGen’s brand new course in action.
NextGen Skills Academy is a government and…Continue
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FE Associates, one of the UK’s leading FE and skills solutions specialists, is undergoing…
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Making a difference: FEA’s senior team welcome in the new managing director David Sykes along with fresh branding: (L-R) Mike Craddock, Sheila Fraser-Whyte; David Sykes; Claire Sharp
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Eighty North East training providers have come together for a meeting of minds to discuss unprecedented funding cuts and major government reforms to apprenticeships.
A senior representative from the Skills Funding Agency (SFA) addressed the region’s further education sector at the annual…Continue
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Software house accessplanit who provide training management software to a number of colleges and universities, helping them to drive efficiencies, are delighted to announce their achievement of the Customer Service Excellence (CSE) Award. The award recognises organisations that provide first-rate customer service and can demonstrate 80% compliance to the elements. accessplanit were found to be compliant in 91% of the elements and received Compliance Plus in three areas.
To achieve the…Continue
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Three budding chefs are hoping to take the title of Young Chef of the Year at the 2015 Chesterfield Food and Drink Awards, organised by Destination Chesterfield and sponsored by Chesterfield College. The winner of the award will be announced on Wednesday 28 October.
Chesterfield College students James Greatorex, Leanne Billyeald and Liam Slinn, all in year two of the Level 3 Diploma in Advanced Professional Cookery course, have been named as the three finalists in the tough…Continue
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Some four thousand new students have been welcomed to their first year at Cardiff and Vale College during Freshers’ Week at its Barry and new City Centre Campus sites.
The students were introduced to the various services and support that CAVC has to offer, as well as a range of exciting…Continue
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Students to star in haunting experienceContinue
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Despite the wet weather, Plumpton College did well at this year's Edenbridge show.
The College's Centre at Ivyland showed their Berkshire pigs and Border Leicester sheep and did well in…Continue
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Here at Plumpton College we have had a great sailing year, with nearly every week being able to get afloat, which certainly showed through with the great standard of sailing shown by all the academy members.
We qualified 6 new dinghy instructors who all managed to secure work placements for the summer in the South of France, the West Coast of Scotland and…
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Plumpton College level 3 Arboricultural students have taken part in the Arboricultural Association’s Annual ‘3ATC’ student tree climbing competitions this year. One team from the first year students and one team from the second year were entered in the competitions.
In each competition students were timed for the ‘work climb’, which involved carrying out various skill tasks whilst moving around the canopy of…Continue
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Plumpton College students enrolled onto the Wine courses; wine production, wine business and the unique Masters Degree, MSc in Viticulture and Oenology.
Plumpton College is Britain’s Centre of Excellence in Wine education, training and research, and It is the only Higher Education Institution to offer undergraduate…
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Plumpton College September 2015
APPOINTMENT OF NEW PRINCIPAL
The Governors of Plumpton College are pleased to announce that they have appointed Jeremy Kerswell as the new Principal…Continue
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A group of Fashion students delivered an outstanding presentation of shoe designs at the end of a two week induction programme entitled ‘Urban Cinders Shoe Project’ at…Continue
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This week hundreds of new students participated in Freshers’ week at the Forest Road site.
Students turned up in their numbers to the College's annual Freshers’ Fair held in the Student Common Room on Wednesday 16 September.
More than 30…Continue
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