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Shelby Set To Take To The Sky For Charity

Shelby Owens in the atrium at the Peterlee Campus

East Durham College Health & Social Care student Shelby Owens is set for her first parachute jump this weekend.

A brave East Durham College student...

College Salon Graded Amongst The Best By National Association

(L-R) Students Courtney Williams, Lindsay Ruddock, Andrew Bootle, Alison Wilkinson, Barbering Lecturer Alison Scattergood, Students Karen Redfern, Zoe Fannan and Katie Johnson

(L-R) Students Courtney Williams, Lindsay Ruddock, Andrew Bootle, Alison Wilkinson, Barbering Lecturer Alison Scattergood, Students Karen Redfern, Zoe Fannan and Katie Johnson.

East Durham College’s...

Fun First For Students At Freshers' Fayre

Pictured: New college student Josh Pettler takes a shot at the Bungee Run at the East Durham College 2014 Freshers' Fayre

Pictured: New college student Josh Pettler takes a shot at the Bungee Run at the East Durham College 2014 Freshers' Fayre.

The new intake of...

Exciting New RHS Courses On Offer To Help You Get Green Fingers

Horticulture student tends to some veg beds at the Houghall Campus

East Durham College’s Houghall Campus is set to run a new set of short courses for the new academic year, aimed to get your green...

First Ever Durham Flower Festival Starts To Take Shape

Durham Flower Festival Show Secretary Dianne Weir outside East Durham College's Houghall Campus

Pictured: Durham Flower Festival Show Secretary Dianne Weir outside East Durham College's Houghall Campus.

Things are taking shape ahead of the very first Durham Flower...

Successful ED6 GCSE Course Set To Run Again

Jacqueline Owen, Head of East Durham College's Sixth Form, ED6.

Pictured: Jacqueline Owen, Head of East Durham College's Sixth Form, ED6.

If you have your heart set on doing A Levels as your route to...

College Delighted With First Cohort's A Level Results

Pictured L-R: Kyle Stanforth and Kieran Turnbull, who are both going to Newcastle University to read Cells and Molecular Biology and Business Management respectively and Shannon Robbins who's going to Bedfordshire Uni to read Criminology & Sociology

Pictured L-R: Kyle Stanforth and Kieran Turnbull, who are both going to Newcastle University to read Cells and Molecular Biology and Business Management respectively and...

One Year Anniversary For Link With Community Farm

Students from East Durham College courses at Gateshead's Bill Quay Farm

East Durham College and Gateshead’s Bill Quay Community Farm are celebrating one year since launching animal care courses at the site.

It was just over...

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

tennis raquets

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 College...

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...

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