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Durham Flower Festival Takes Shape

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Things are taking shape ahead of the 2015 Durham Flower Festival.

Set over two days in August, Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th, the East...

Top Results For College's A-Level Students

ED6 students Beth Telfer, Sarjun Dhillon and Bethany Waters receive their A-Level Results

East Durham College’s full time A-level students results has seen the college achieve a 98.2% pass rate.

Nervous students filed into the East Durham...

Exam Result Collection Days Information

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Results for East Durham College students will be available for collection on the following dates/times:

AS & A2 results - Thursday 13th August (between 9am...

College Offers New Cash Reward Scheme From September 2015

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East Durham College is happy to announce it will be offering a new cash reward scheme to students from the new academic year.

Starting this...

Former Student Suzi Is Taking Over The Airwaves

Former East Durham College student and now Heart FM radio producer Suzi Martin

Former East Durham College student Suzi Martin has gone on to take over the airwaves in the north east since leaving college, helping people wake...

College Launches New Free Bus Offer For Students With Arriva

An Arriva bus in Durham's market square

From this September, East Durham College students will now be able to use Arriva buses to get to college and home again completely free of...

Durham Flower Festival Announces New Lead Sponsor

Representatives from Agricultural Polymers Ltd. and East Durham College/Durham Flower Festival at the Houghall Campus

The Durham Flower Festival are delighted to announce Agricultural Polymers International as the event’s lead sponsor of this year’s show.

In its second year, the...

East Durham Tutor Presented Special Award By Dragons’ Den Star

Entrepreneur and Dragons Den star peter Jones, East Durham College Peter Jones Enterprise Academy lecturer Jill Campbell and Jessops Chief Operating Officer Neil Old

A tutor from East Durham College has been honoured with a special award by star of Dragons’ Den Peter Jones CBE.

Jill Campbell, who teaches...

Tree Surgeon Students Scale New Heights

East Durham College Arboriculture student Luke Towler with his poleclimbing trophies

A group of north east student tree surgeons have returned triumphant after competing in a recent national pole climbing competition in Wales.

The students,...

College Chosen To Showcase Floristry Skills At National Event

East Durham College Floristry lecturer Kay Harker treats students to a demonstration at The Skills Show

East Durham College’s floristry teaching staff and students have been chosen ahead of a host of other education establishments from around the country to showcase...

Kind Donation Hits Top Gear At The Technical Academy

Diane Borsberry with East Durham College principal Suzanne Duncan and staff and students from The Technical Academy

East Durham College has thanked a kind member of the public for her generous donation of a top classic car to their Technical Academy site....

Art Students Showcase Their Work In End Of Year Display

East Durham Colleg Art student rachel Martin shows off her work

Art and design students from East Durham College have set up their own gallery to display collections of work they have put together throughout the...

Community Offered New Lease of Life Thanks To The Technical Academy & Baxi

Staff and students from The Technical Academy with members of the team from Baxi outside the Pulse Building in Peterlee

An underused social club in Peterlee, County Durham and its surrounding community will experience a new lease of life, thanks, in part, to East Durham...

Specialist Construction & Engineering Training Centre Is Five & Thriving

Staff and students from The Technical Academy celebrate the centre's fifth birthday

It was high fives all round as The Technical Academy turned five this month.

The state-of-the-art education facility, training the region’s next generation of engineers,...

EDC Students’ Union Get Behind NHS Stop Smoking Campaign

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East Durham College’s Students’ Union are getting behind the NHS’s Stop Smoking campaign by setting up weekly sessions to help students and other members of...

Lecturer’s Work to Go on Display alongside Elite Barbers

East Durham College Barbering Lecturer Alison Scattergood with her model

An East Durham College barbering lecturer has travelled to London to have her work photographed to go on display along with other top stars from...

Students Learn Skills Behind Radio

East Durham College media students outside teh Bauer Media Bus

East Durham College students have spent three exciting days learning about behind the scenes of what goes into running a radio station.

A team of...

Staff And Students Come Together to Raise Money For Cancer Charity

Hair, Beauty And Barbering students from East DurhaM College who helped raise money for charity, CHECT

Hairdressing, barbering and beauty therapy students and staff from East Durham College have spent a week raising money for national eye cancer charity Childhood Eye...

Laura Named Top Beauty Student In The Region

Beauty Student Laura Dovaston with her model

An East Durham College student has been crowned as the best student beautician in the region at a recent inter college competition.

Laura Dovaston, 20,...

Bill Quay Farm Course Information Events

Bill Quay Farm Sign

Members of staff from East Durham College’s Animal Care department are two course information and sign up events at Gateshead’s Bill Quay Farm.