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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...

The Nancy Astor Statue Appeal

The Nancy Astor Statue Appeal

Where will you be on 28th November to celebrate 100 years of women in Parliament? Why not on The Hoe in Plymouth looking at the statue that you made happen? The appeal to raise for this historic monument is still open and there are still chances for sponsorship and...

Flooding ship gives students insight into life in the Navy

Flooding ship gives students insight into life in the Navy

A group of local students have been put through their paces during a visit to the Navy training facility HMS Raleigh. Military and Protective students from Duchy College experienced the Damage Repair Instructional Unit (DRIU) and HMS Chaos and HMS Havoc. They were...

The Longstore takes over training kitchens

The Longstore takes over training kitchens

Patrons of Cloisters Restaurant at Cornwall College St Austell enjoyed a three course dinner with Charlestown’s renowned Restaurant ‘The Longstore’ at the helm. Former Student and now Head Chef of Longstore Restaurant, Ben Ambrigeback, was in the award-winning...