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Lauren Easton Wins Animal Care Student Award For December

Suzanne Duncan with Lauren Easton

Lauren Easton has been selected for an East Durham College Student of the Month award for her work on her Animal Care course in December....

Technical Academy Hosts Annual Trade Day 2014

College Students Jack Robinson and Ben Wilkinson talk to Screw Fix Peterlee's Salma Ahmed

College Students Jack Robinson and Ben Wilkinson talk to Screw Fix Peterlee's Salma Ahmed.

East Durham College’s Technical Academy has hosted its 2014 trade Day...

Duo To Play For England Colleges' Rugby XV

ee Little, from Blaydon, and Liam Armstrong, from Hartlepool with rugby ball

Two talented members of the East Durham College rugby scholarship programme have been selected to play at a national level.

Lee Little, from Blaydon,...

Students Get in Shape For Panto

PR picture of the panto cast in full costumes get back to fitness in the college gym

The cast get back to fitness after their Christmas break and ahead of this years East Durham College panto performance.

After over indulging during the...

Peterlee Campus Open Evening Tuesday 28th January, 4.30pm till 7pm

Peterlee Campus main building shot at twilight

East Durham College is holding an open evening at the Peterlee Campus on Tuesday 28th January, between 4.30pm and 7.00pm.

The event is perfect for anyone in Year...

Expert To Share Environmental Health and Safety Advice

Britrisk Safety's green space safety expert Jon Allbutt

Britrisk Safety's green space safety expert Jon Allbutt.

East Durham College’s Houghall Campus is set to host a specialist talk on the importance of...

Popular Floristry Course Adds Extra Sessions

Bill Quay farm mosaic tile sign

After a fantastic response to their new wedding floristry course, staff at East Durham College’s Houghall Campus have decided to take the course to Gateshead’s...

Houghall Open Day Event Saturday 18th January, 1pm till 4pm

Houghall main campus building looking down the entrance drive

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...

College Planning A Bright Future

Artist impression of the internal atrium of the Houghall Campus development

An artist's impression of the planned new atrium at the Houghall campus.

East Durham College have submitted a planning application for the redevelopment of their...

Houghall Students' High Degree of Success

Group of students Coral Smith, Demi McLinden, Jena Richeldis Parkin, Levi Jane Brown, Anna-Leigh Carr, Harry Walker, and Samuel Handy, jumping in the air with university prospectuses to celebrate getting places at university

Successful students - (L-R) Coral Smith, Demi McLinden, Jena Richeldis Parkin, Levi Jane Brown, Anna-Leigh Carr, Harry Walker, and Samuel Handy.

Students at East Durham...

Wedding Floristry Course... I Do!

Rebecca Morgan, a Houhgall floristry student, choosing some flowers

Former Houghall floristry student Rebecca Morgan shows off her skills.

Why not say ‘I do’ to a fun new course on offer from the region’s...

College To Offer New Riding School Courses

East Durham College Programme Leader Anne Symons at the launch of the new ABRS accredited short course

East Durham College Programme Leader Anne Symons at the launch of the new ABRS accredited short course.

East Durham College’s equine centre is proud to...

East Durham College's Bill Quay Farm Courses To Expand

Bill Quay farm logo

Are you aged 16 to 19 and interested in a career working with animals or plants?

Then why not kick start a career in agriculture,...

Caring Mum Picks Up Student Award

Award winner Lisa Loftus receives her certificate from East Durham College Principal Suzanne Duncan (pictured left)

Award winner Lisa Loftus receives her certificate from East Durham College Principal Suzanne Duncan.

Lisa Loftus has received a student award after she returned to...

Student of the Month - December 2013

East Durham College Student of the Month winners for December 2013, pictured left to right Lauren Easton, Shaun Cummings, Lisa Loftus, Abbie Holdsworth, Nathan Brown, Tiffany Lugg and Vicky Wilson

East Durham College Student of the Month winners for December 2013 - (L-R) Lauren Easton, Shaun Cummings, Lisa Loftus, Abbie Holdsworth, Nathan Brown, Tiffany Lugg and...

Have You Got Green Fingers?

Horticulture student in the glass house at the Houghall Plant Centre

East Durham College’s Houghall Campus is pleased to announce that it will be starting its highly popular amateur gardening course in the New Year.

The...

Former Student Takes Home National Groundsmanship Award

Martin Stephenson with mower on the cricket pitch at Ashbrooke Sports Ground, Sunderland

A former East Durham College student has collected a national award for his work at Ashbrooke Sports Ground, Sunderland.

Martin Stephenson faced stiff competition from...

Fantastic Five To Represent The North

East Durham College Rugby Scholars Lee Little, Daniel Wilson, Liam Armstrong, Adam Keeler and Oliver Gray

Ready to challenge for a national spot (L-R) - East Durham College Rugby Scholars Lee Little, Daniel Wilson, Liam Armstrong, Adam Keeler and Oliver Gray 
...

College Student Called Up To National Training Camp

Former EDC student apprentice Bradley Walker playing for Hartlepool Utd

An East Durham College student has made his breakthrough into professional football and is now being selected to represent his country.

Bradley Walker, 17, from...

Floristry Students Hope To Spread Christmas Cheer

Floristry students Sara Bates and Christie Brown show off their Lonely Bouquets

Floristry students Sara Bates and Christie Brown show off their Lonely Bouquets

Students from East Durham College’s floristry department are looking to bring a smile...

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