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North East Student Shines At Prestigious National Horticulture Competition

A north east student has recently won Silver at the nationally acclaimed Institute of Horticulture’s Young Horticulturist of the Year Competition 2011.

Christopher Parsons, who...

Catering Students Become Business Movers and Shakers

A group of catering students at East Durham College have recently set up a new enterprise project selling milkshakes, based at their Peterlee Campus, and...

Apprentice's Not Afraid To Muck In; And Out

Student Tyler Foster is on his way to building an exceptional career within the Agriculture industry and has also recently won an award for dedication...

Student Wins Through To National Money Skills Final

East Durham College would like congratulate floristry student William Gardner, who last week won through to the Barclays Money Skills Competition National Final 2011.

William,...

Former EDC Student Wins Judo World Title

East Durham College would like to congratulate former student Ben Quilter on his recent world title win.

World Champion Ben Quilter won gold at the...

College Open Day Hailed A Success

East Durham College has hailed Saturday’s Open Day & Spring Fayre as a massive success.

Hundreds of people visited the College during...

Kirsty Bryson Picks Up Award

East Durham College student Kirsty Bryson recently won the Sports Award at the College's May Student of the Month Awards ceremony.

Her Lecturer Chris English said:...

Princes Trust Students Appeal For Donations

Prince’s Trust Students Appeal For Donation so they can rejuvenate a local primary school’s garden.

A group of college students have put out an appeal...

Good Luck To Our Finance Wizards

East Durham College would like to wish the best of luck to three students who have been put nominated at the regional finals of the...

Horticulture Student of the Month - May 2011

East Durham College student David Kennedy recently won the Horticulture Award at the College's May Student of the Month Awards ceremony.

His Lecturer Mike Hirst said:...

Gardner On Track To Become A Florist

Student William Gardner is on his way to qualifying as a florist and recently picked up an award for his hard work and dedication on...

New Photographic Courses Launched

East Durham College is delighted to announce it is extending its part-time creative courses offering with the start of new Photography courses.

The evening courses...

Travel & Tourism Pupil Is Sure To Go Far

A Travel & Tourism student has been praised for her effort and talent at a recent student awards ceremony.

Kelly Clarkson, aged 17 from Peterlee,...

Hair Award of the Month - May 2011

East Durham College student Ken Ball recently won the Hair Award at the College’s May Student of the Month Awards ceremony.

Ken's tutor, Simon Smith said:...

Apprentice Award of the Month - May 2011

East Durham College student Leah Jayne Turner recently won the Apprentice Award at the College’s May Student of the Month Awards ceremony.

Leah's...

Animal Care Student of the Month - May 2011

East Durham College student Rebecca Robinson recently won the Animal Care Award at the College’s May Student of the Month Awards ceremony.

Rebecca's Lecturer Ian Hall said: "On arriving at...

Performing Arts Student of the Month - May 2011

East Durham College student Jack Robinson recently won the Performing Arts Award at the College’s May Student of the Month Awards ceremony.

Jacks tutor Helen Topping said: "Jack has really...

Business Student of the Month - May 2011

East Durham College student Melody Harris recently won the Business Award at the College’s May Student of the Month Awards ceremony.

Her Lecturer Rachel Meredith said: "Melody’s attitude...

Student Of The Month Awards Announced - May 2011

The 9 award winners were announced at a presentation event held on Monday 9th May in Scene1 at the Peterlee...

College Opens New Art Exhibition

East Durham College was delighted to last night officially open their first ever art exhibition.

Turning The Tide is a set of paintings documenting the...

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