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Young Farmers Put Skills To The Test

Young farmers dug deep to try to outdo each other in a range of traditional agricultural crafts and activities last weekend.

Hundreds of Young Farmers’...

Potential Paralympians Given Chance To Shine

37 youngsters from across County Durham got to try wheelchair basketball, table tennis and football on Thursday 23 June at East Durham College, Peterlee, with representatives from...

Primary School Gets Garden To Be Proud Of

The Prince’s Trust Team at East Durham College’s Houghall Campus has just completed a community project for Roseberry Primary School in Chester-le-Street, County Durham.

The...

Apprentice Flies Into Her Dream Job

A student from East Durham College has been rewarded for her enthusiasm and hard work after gaining a coveted Apprenticeship with a leading travel agent group....

Olympic Swimmer Chris Cook Visits EDC

Thousands of teenagers and young adults across County Durham are to benefit from a new sports programme that aims to...

Peter Puts His Back Into It

A Consett man who broke his back three years ago is rebuilding his life thanks to some very hard work and dedication.

Peter England, 41,...

High Flying Animal Care Student Off To Newcastle Uni

An Animal Care student has been praised for her effort and talent at a recent student awards ceremony.

Annabelle Raine, aged 19 from Wheatley Hill,...

Ryan's Making A Splash At EDC

Ryan Hepple’s commitment to his college work is exceptional to say the least and this was just one of the...

Beauty Therapy - Student of the Month June 2011

East Durham College student Tamara Robinson recently won the Beauty Therapy Award at the College’s June Student of the Month Awards ceremony.

Tamara's tutor, Carole Bolton said:...

Childcare - Student of the Month

East Durham College student Rebecca Smith recently won the Child Care Award at the College’s June Student of the Month Awards ceremony.

Rebecca's tutor, Julie Knowles said: "Rebecca is a...

Health and Social Care - Student of the Month June 2011

East Durham College student Tia Laidlaw recently won the Health and Social Care Award at the College’s June Student of the Month Awards ceremony.

Tia's tutor, Julie Knowles said: "Tia...

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...

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