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Award Winning Barber Stops By To Give Students A Masterclass

Top Barber Simon Shaw Visits East Durham College's Peterlee Campus

Hair and barbering students at East Durham College have been treated to a masterclass by internationally renowned award winning barber, Simon Shaw.

Over 80...

East Durham College Peterlee Campus Open Evening, Tuesday 27th January, 4.30pm till 7pm

The East Durham College Peterlee Campus at Night

East Durham College is holding an open evening at the Peterlee Campus on Tuesday 27th January, between 4.30pm and 7.00pm.

The event is perfect for...

Celebrate a Night Of Scottish Tradition

Students with head chef Joe Keenan Stabbing the Haggis

The Scene 1 Restaurant at East Durham College’s Peterlee Campus is set to celebrate in true Scottish style as it prepares to host a Burns...

Peter Jones Enterprise Students Enter North East Dragons’ Den

The 2014/15 intake of the East DurhaM College Peter Jones Enterprise Academy Prepare to enter the Dragons Den

East Durham College’s Peter Jones Enterprise Academy students have been pitching their own business ideas to local entrepreneurs.

The students pitched for an investment in...

Performing Arts Students On Target To Steal The Show

Performing Arts students in their costumes ahead of this years pantomime shows

East Durham College’s performing arts students are busy putting the final touches to this year’s college pantomime, Robin Hood and the Babes in the Wood....

Houghall Campus Open Day Event Saturday 17th January, 1pm till 4pm

East Durham College's Houghall Campus Main Building From the Driveway

Have you ever considered a career in animal care, floristry or agriculture? Then a course at East Durham College’s Houghall campus could be right for...

Students Lend Helping Hand To Spread Christmas Cheer

Hairdresssing lecturer and student working on clients at a Help for Heroes event

Students from hair and barbering courses at East Durham College have been to lend a helping hand in an aid to bring some Christmas cheer...

Impact Health & Fitness Christmas Opening Hours

Impact Health and Fitness East Durham College Peterlee Campus

Over the Christmas period, despite the main East Durham College buildings being closed, Impact Health & Fitness at the College Sport’s Centre at the Peterlee...

Former Student Named As Young Groundsman of the Year

IOG Young Groundsmen of the Year Martin Stephenson

A former East Durham College student has picked up a highly prestigious national award.

Martin Stephenson, 26, from Seaham, has been named as the Rigby...

College Lecturer Takes On Top Crimpers In National Final

East Durham College Barbering Lecturer Alison Scattergood with Barbering legend Simon Shaw

An East Durham College barbering lecturer has been battling it out with the top barbers from around the country at Salon International.

Lecturer Alison...

The Christmas Carol Concert & Last Day Of Term

Festive East Durham College reception

There will be two performances at the Peterlee Campus and curriculum areas will be split between each performance to ensure there are sufficient seats for...

Renowned Barber Drops By To Give Masterclass

The Geordie Barber Chris Moon doing a demonstration at East Durham College

Barbering students at East Durham College have been picking up tips from a nationally renowned barber who dropped by to give a special masterclass last...

Construction and Engineering Training Centre Holds Re-launch

Staff from East Durham College, Geoff Ford of Ford Aerospace

A STATE of the art facility which will train the next generation of engineers and manufacturers has been relaunched today after an extensive makeover.

The...

Barbering Lecturer Becomes The Master

Alison Scattergood receives her Master Barber award from Chris Moon

An East Durham College barbering lecturer has added another milestone to her illustrious career.

Top crimper, Alison Scattergood, from Peterlee, was last night presented with...

Edible Gardens Created For Development By Horticulture Students

Edible Garden

Edible gardens will soon be on the menu at The Malings housing development at Ouseburn, Newcastle. Students from Houghall Campus of East Durham College are...

Construction and Engineering Training Centre Set For Relaunch

Technical Academy Relaunch Flyer

A STATE of the art facility which will train the next generation of engineers and manufacturers is being re-launched after undergoing a multi-million pound makeover....

Plant Centre Gets Set For Christmas Festivities

Houghall Plant Centre Christmas Fayre Flyer

East Durham College’s Houghall Plant Centre is getting set to host a traditional Christmas fayre.

On Sunday 7th December 2014 between 10am – 3pm a...

Student Brings Home World Championship Titles

East Durham College student  Thai boxing world champion Leigh Newton

An East Durham College sport student has returned home with two world championship medals in Thai boxing after only taking up the sport two years...

East Durham College Holds Remembrance Service 2014

Wreaths at the Houghall campus memorial stone

Today East Durham College’s Houghall Campus hosted its remembrance service 2014 to remember fallen service men and woman.

The Royal British Legion service at Houghall,...

Student Picks Up Regional Carpentry Skills Title

East Durham College joinery lecturer Dom Hunt with joinery student Callum Newton

An East Durham College student has collected his trophy for winning a regional skills competition earlier this year.

Apprentice joiner, Callum Newton, 18, from Peterlee,...

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