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New Deal Basic Skills - Student of the Month June 2011

East Durham College student Stephen Sharp recently won the New Deal Basic Skills Award at the College’s June Student of the Month Awards ceremony.

Stephen's tutor, Jayne Mearman said:...

Construction (Brick) Student of the Month June 2011

East Durham College student Iain McIntosh recently won the Construction (Brick) Award at the College’s June Student of the Month Awards ceremony.

Iain's tutor, Andy Reynolds said: "Iain is always willing...

Business - Student of the Month June 2011

East Durham College student Lauranne Clark recently won the Business Award at the College’s June Student of the Month Awards ceremony.

Lauranne's tutor, Joy Shipley said: "Lauranne is an excellent...

Hairdressing - Student of the Month June 2011

East Durham College student Maureen Collings recently won the Hair Award at the College’s June Student of the Month Awards ceremony.

Maureen's tutor, Julie Williams said: "This is...

Student Of The Month Awards June 2011 - Winners Announced

The 10 award winners were announced at a presentation event held on Monday 13th June in Scene1 at the Peterlee Campus.

The winners were:

Animal...

A Taster For The Summer

Local students aged between 16 and 18 are being offered the chance to take part in fun taster courses this summer - and they will...

Seaham Harbour Lifeboat Disaster Song Recorded At College

East Durham College was proud to host and help produce a very special recording of a song about the George Elmy Lifeboat tragedy which happened...

Lunar Reaches For The Stars

Yesterday saw the third Annual Houghall Dog Show at East Durham College’s Houghall Campus.

The overall winner was Lunar, a black Labrador, who also won...

Free Retail Training For The Unemployed

East Durham College is running a new retail course which is free to anyone who is aged 19 or over and currently unemployed.

The Level...

College Boxing Star To Fight At The Stadium Of Light

A student from East Durham College is delighted to be on the bill at a glittering line up of some of the best boxers in...

Free Courses In Construction Skills

East Durham College’s new Technical Academy is offering free courses in construction skills to anyone who is 19+ and unemployed – plus a 2 day...

Playing The Generation Game

THE generation gap is being closed thanks to a range of activities aimed at improving mutual respect and understanding between younger and older people.

The...

Royal Approval For John's Blooms

A former Houghall students has been crowned a champion gardener after receives the Royal seal of approval when his prize-winning flowers took a top award...

Animal Care Student Eyes Trip Of A Lifetime

A local student with big ambitions has set her sights on raising enough money so that she can complete a work experience placement overseas.

Shonie...

College Programme Is Super For Job Seekers

A local college’s pre-employment training programme has recently scored a massive success.

East Durham College, in Peterlee, has been working in partnership with Jobcentre Plus...

New Veterinary Care Course Announced

The Animal Care team at East Durham College’s Houghall Campus are delighted to announce that they are offering students the chance to enrol on the...

Do You Have Hoop Dreams?

East Durham College are looking for both male and female basketball players, aged between 16 and 18, to join their highly successful Basketball Academy.

The...

Student Applications Soar At Houghall

East Durham College is delighted to report a significant increase in the number of students applying to study on land...

Open Day Sees Record Crowds... AGAIN

East Durham College’s annual open day, held at their Houghall Campus, was once again a resounding success with over 3,000 visitors attending the event.

The...

Evolution Challenge Update

Congratulation to a group of Level 2 Animal Care students who took part in a sponsored dog walk on Sunday 22nd May in aid of...

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