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Wind Farm Employability Fund Could Benefit 500 Local People

(Pictured) East Durham College Principal Suzanne Duncan and Baroness Sally Morgan sign the agreement

(Pictured) East Durham College Principal Suzanne Duncan and Baroness Sally Morgan sign the agreement.

East Durham College has agreed a deal with one...

Delight At East Durham College As Government Grant Awarded To Aid Houghall Redevelopment

Houghall Campus viewed down the main entrance driveway

East Durham College is to receive £10m capital investment from funding The North East Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) has secured from the Government’s Local Growth...

New Tennis Courses Launched for Young People

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East Durham College's Impact Fitness Centre, in Peterlee, has been selected as part of a nationwide programme to bring Pop Up Tennis to disadvantaged young...

Prestigious College Animal Care Award Renamed

(Pictured) James Herriot Award winner Natalie Usher and James Herriot Foundation Education Officer Michael Fram

(Pictured) James Herriot Award winner Natalie Usher and James Herriot Foundation Education Officer Michael Fram.

An East Durham College student has received a prestigious...

College Turned Into Dancefloor For Brilliant Cause

A flash mob dancing at East Durham College

A flash mob takes over the Peterlee campus... East Durham College’s Peterlee Campus was unexpectedly taken over by a world of dance last week.

Students...

Students Prove To Have Head For Heights

Pictured, one of the East Durham College Arboriculture students gets into the swing of things at The Arboricultural Association’s Arborist Tree Challenge

Pictured, one of the East Durham College Arboriculture students gets into the swing of things at The Arboricultural Association’s Arborist Tree Challenge at Northumberland College....

First Set of Students Pick Up Awards at Bill Quay Farm

(Pictured) All the East Durham College students on courses at Bill Quay Farm show off their trophies and certificates after the award ceremony, along with Heworth and Pelaw councillor Jill Green (Centre)

(Pictured) All the East Durham College students on courses at Bill Quay Farm show off their trophies and certificates after the award ceremony, along with...

Colleges Add Up Together For Ground Breaking Programme

Pictured L-R: South Tyneside College’s Principal Professional and Vocational College, Alison Maynard and East Durham College Principal Suzanne Duncan.

A pilot programme to encourage maths’ brightest brains to work in further education is to be pioneered in a ground-breaking North East partnership.

South Tyneside...

Inaugural Durham Flower Festival Launched

Pictured L-R: Floristry Students Christie Brown, Jessica Whitney, Loren Perry, Show Secretary Dianne Weir, Floristry Students Hannah Johnston, Bethany Richards and Sara Bates

Pictured L-R: Floristry Students Christie Brown, Jessica Whitney, Loren Perry, Show Secretary Dianne Weir, Floristry Students Hannah Johnston, Bethany Richards and Sara Bates.

East Durham...

Barbers Pick Up Awards At National Event

Barbering student Orianne Million, Barbering lecturer Alison Scattergood and Barbering student Maxine Walker

Top Performers: Barbering student Orianne Million, Barbering lecturer Alison Scattergood and Barbering student Maxine Walker.

A small team from the...

Student of the Month Award for Anthony Wicks

Principal Suzanne Duncan with Anthony Wicks

East Durham College Fitted Interiors student Anthony Wicks has been selected for a Student of the Month award for the work on his course throughout...

Chloe Picks Up May Animal Care Award

Suzanne Duncan with Chloe Murray

Chloe Murray has received an East Durham College Student of the Month award for the work on her Animal Care course at the College’s Houghall...

Peter Jones Enterprise Academy Student Daniel Picks Up Student of the Month Award

Daniel Robinson

Peter Jones Enterprise Academy student Daniel Robinson has received an East Durham College Student of the Month award for his work over May.

Daniel, 16,...

Courtney Williams Selected For May Hairdressing Student of the Month Award

The Salon at East Durham College Peterlee

Hairdressing student Courtney Williams has picked up an East Durham College Student of the Month award for May.

Courtney received her Student of the...

May 2014 Equine Student of the Month Award Picked Up By Demi

Saddles in the tack room at East Durham College's Houghall Campus stable yard

East Durham College Equine student, Demi Hanratty has been selected for a Student of the Month award for May.

Demi received her Student of...

Joseph Croft Takes Home May Student of the Month Award

Suzanne Duncan with Joseph Croft

Joseph Croft has been awarded with an East Durham College Student of the Month award for May.

Sport student Joseph, 17, from Trimdon Station,...

Lauren Malcolm Selected For May Student of the Month Award

Lauren Malcolm

Lauren Malcolm has picked up an East Durham College Student of the Month award for the work on her hairdressing apprenticeship over May.

Lauren, 19,...

May Student of the Month Award for Lisa

Lisa Ingold

Lisa Ingold has been selected for an East Durham College Student of the Month award for the work on her Health and Social Care course...

Luke Thompson is Horticulture Student of the Month for May

Wheelbarrow and glasshouse at the Houghall Plant Centre

Luke Thompson has been selected for an East Durham College Student of the Month award for work on his Horticulture course at the College’s Houghall...

Michael Takes Home Student of the Month Award

Michael Dent has been selected for an East Durham College Student of the Month award for the work on his Land Based Foundation course in...

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