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Students cook up a storm supporting Cornwall Hospice Care

Students cook up a storm supporting Cornwall Hospice Care

Students at Cornwall College St Austell have thrown their support behind Cornwall Hospice Care by producing a fantastic feast. The Professional Cookery & Hospitality learners hosted a three course lunch in Cloisters restaurant for members of St Austell Fundraising...

Insight into food sector trends for future culinary stars

Insight into food sector trends for future culinary stars

Some of the top cookery students in Cornwall have witnessed the trends that are cooking up a storm in the food sector, following a trip to a major culinary trade show. The Source Trade Show, held at Westpoint Exhibition Centre in Exeter, gave professional cookery...

Pendennis on crest of a wave with Apprenticeship Games win

Pendennis on crest of a wave with Apprenticeship Games win

Superyacht firm Pendennis is celebrating a triumphant win at this year’s Apprenticeship Games following a fiercely fought competition with the region’s top businesses. The Games, held at The Cornwall College Group’s (TCCG) Camborne campus, saw businesses and...

Longleat a roaring success for students

Longleat a roaring success for students

A group of animal management students from Cornwall have enjoyed an enlightening and monkey damage-free trip to Longleat Safari Park. The Duchy College students also had the opportunity to see the incredible Festival of Light, which transforms the famous safari park...

Apprentice mechanic revved up for leading role on stage

Apprentice mechanic revved up for leading role on stage

An apprentice mechanic is celebrating after landing the main role on stage. Level 3 Motor Vehicle apprentice at Cornwall College St Austell, Alex Pearce, has played the title role in the pantomime held at The Keay for the last three years; Robin Crusoe, Aladdin and...

College students step up to help jobseekers find employment

College students step up to help jobseekers find employment

City College Plymouth is working in partnership with The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP), Drake Circus and hospitality businesses located in the city to help a group of jobseekers find employment. The College is running a sector-based work academy on behalf of...

Library delights with snakes, spiders and bugs

Library delights with snakes, spiders and bugs

A tarantula, snake, stick insects, hissing cockroaches and giant African land snails have been spotted in a Plymouth library, but there was no need to contact pest control. A group of students from the animal management department at Duchy College were showcasing the...

International racing show fuels motor sport careers

International racing show fuels motor sport careers

A trip to the Auto Sport International Racing Car Show has fuelled Cornish learners’ passions for careers in the motor vehicle industry many weren’t even aware of. Motor vehicle students from Cornwall College St Austell attended the annual pre-season event, held at...

Senior Leadership Team go back to the floor

Senior Leadership Team go back to the floor

City College Plymouth’s most senior members of staff gained insight into the responsibilities of some of the College’s apprentices as it marks National Apprenticeship Week. As part of the College’s commitment to the wellbeing of students and staff, members of the...