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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...

Support our Students!

Support our Students!

On Wednesday 4th December 2019, the School of Business and Criminology at Plymouth Marjon University is looking for people working in Business to attend a Personal Development Planning Hackathon to support our students.  This is an excellent opportunity for our...

College teams up with Wheal Martyn Clay Works

College teams up with Wheal Martyn Clay Works

A local college is working alongside Wheal Martyn Clay Works to help improve the skills of staff and volunteers. Cornwall College St Austell construction lecturers have provided hands on courses to look at restoration techniques including timber repairs and lime...

Student’s pen business inspired by College experience day

Student’s pen business inspired by College experience day

A student is reaping the rewards of her new pen business after finding inspiration at a college experience day. Level 3 Engineering student at Cornwall College St Austell, Sophie Millington, attended the experience day at the College when she was in year 10 at Penrice...

Let the South West Coast Path unite your staff in 2020

Let the South West Coast Path unite your staff in 2020

Is your business currently choosing a Charity of the Year for 2020? Not sure how to get your team involved in, and excited about fundraising? SWBC partner charity, the South West Coast Path Association have the answers! We would love it if you’d make your cause the...

Duchy College opens doors for advice morning

Duchy College opens doors for advice morning

One of the UK’s leading agricultural colleges will be playing host to prospective learners on Saturday 23 November. Held between 10am and 12; the opening up of the Duchy College Stoke Climsland campus will give people a chance to explore the options available and to...

Digital Skills Roundtables – Dates Announced

Digital Skills Roundtables – Dates Announced

Join one of the three round tables coming up in November and December to stay up to date on the digital skills agenda. Events are to be held in Exeter, Paignton and Plymouth. The idea of Digital Skills roundtables was suggested by a college within the Partnership,...

Funded Internships for Cornish Export & Renewables Companies

Funded Internships for Cornish Export & Renewables Companies

The University of Exeter is offering SMEs based in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly that export, or are in renewables sector, the opportunity to host a student intern on a full-time, 6-week funded internship, between 8/6/2020-16/7/2020.  To apply, please apply by...