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BCR Associates win Business Leader Customer Excellence Award

BCR Associates win Business Leader Customer Excellence Award

BCR Associates Ltd have been named winner of the Customer Excellence category as part of the Business Leader awards which took place at Aston Gate Stadium in Bristol on Thursday 26th September. BCR Associates was recognised for its commitment to delivering excellent...

Farm safety top of agenda for young farmers

Farm safety top of agenda for young farmers

In a bid to help tackle the number of accidents that take place on farms, agricultural colleges in the region are continuing to highlight the critical issue among students. The number of fatal accidents on farms is refusing to drop, with 167 people killed in the last...

Dairy Farm of the Future’ breaks ground in South West

Dairy Farm of the Future’ breaks ground in South West

In a huge boon for the South West’s agriculture sector, Cornwall is set to boast a major research and innovation dairy farm. Future Farm, located at Duchy College Stoke Climsland, will be a first of its type for England with the aim of improving efficiency, welfare...

Business Support Workshops At The EPIC Centre

Business Support Workshops At The EPIC Centre

Working with TDA and the EPIC Centre in Torbay, Cosmic and a range of other providers will be supplying a series of business support workshops over the next few months. Sessions cover everything from security and privacy, innovation, developing your digital strategy,...

South Devon College prepared to care for mental health

South Devon College prepared to care for mental health

For a long time at South Devon College, staff have and continue to be incredibly supportive whilst students maintain an element of independence to prepare them for the world of work. When it comes to mental health though, there is always a place to implement support...

Apprentices Reach WorldSkills UK Finals

Apprentices Reach WorldSkills UK Finals

Four City College Plymouth apprentices have been selected for the national WorldSkills UK LIVE 2019 finals and are set to compete this November at the NEC in Birmingham. In the painting and decorating category, Rebekah Holden, who is doing an Apprenticeship with Eliza...

College Hosts exhilarating Army Challenge Days

College Hosts exhilarating Army Challenge Days

Military Academy and Public Services students from all over Cornwall & Devon were put through their paces as they took on the tough Army Challenge Days. Learners descended on Duchy College Stoke Climsland, near Callington, for the challenge that is designed to...