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Exeter College Festival of Carols Raises Money for Charities

Exeter College Festival of Carols Raises Money for Charities

Students, parents, staff and the Exeter community joined together to celebrate Christmas at Exeter College’s Festival of Carols in the stunning setting of Exeter Cathedral, all in the name of charity.  The annual event celebrated the college’s exceptionally talented...

Exeter College Flying High in NICDEX 2019 Rankings

Exeter College Flying High in NICDEX 2019 Rankings

Exeter College has once again been ranked as one of the top colleges in the country in FE Week’s annual NICDEX rankings. This latest ranking means that Exeter College has never left the top five since the ranking’s inception four years ago. The Ofsted Outstanding...

Surprise nomination leads to Young Volunteer Award win

Surprise nomination leads to Young Volunteer Award win

At the annual Cornwall Celebrates Volunteering awards, a student who selflessly donates his time to Carefree Cornwall walked away with the “Young Volunteer” award. Thomas Swailes, from Saltash, is a Level 3 Military & Protective Services student at Duchy College...

Exeter College Celebrates Microsoft Innovative Educators

Exeter College Celebrates Microsoft Innovative Educators

Exeter College and Microsoft joined forces to celebrate the digital innovators at the heart of the college’s Digital Transformation. Leaders from Microsoft’s Education Team gathered alongside Exeter College staff to celebrate the one year anniversary of...

The South West Coast Path Association’s Giving Tuesday

The South West Coast Path Association’s Giving Tuesday

What is Giving Tuesday? ‘Giving Tuesday’ is a day to celebrate giving to charity. It was established in America as an anti-dote to the consumerism of pre-Christmas shopping days ‘Black Friday’ and ‘Cyber Monday’. The campaign came to the UK in 2014, and is now a...

Hustings Event at City College Plymouth

Hustings Event at City College Plymouth

On Thursday 21 November local electoral candidates were grilled by City College Plymouth students on their parties’ policies and how they will benefit the young people of Plymouth. Politicians from across the political spectrum were in attendance, including: Luke...

Apprentices go on a study tour

Apprentices go on a study tour

Agricultural apprentices from Cornwall and Devon have headed off on a tour of Dorset, Berkshire and Gloucestershire visiting a variety of different farms. Level 4 agricultural business management apprentices from Duchy College had an action-packed time visiting Orchid...

Students onboard with future beauty careers at sea

Students onboard with future beauty careers at sea

An adventurous life and career on the high seas was the focus for hair and beauty students as they learned about working on some of the world’s most luxurious cruise liners. Cornwall College St Austell students enjoyed an enthusiastic talk from Steiner’s Recruitment...