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Certificate In Gardening Courses

East Durham College’s Houghall Campus has just restarted their very popular Certificate in Gardening courses and there are still a few places left.

The courses...

Burns Night Supper At Scene1

East Durham College’s restaurant Scene1 will be holding a special Burns Night Supper event on Thursday 27th January, which is open to the public.

Joe...

Houghall's January 2011 Open Day

East Durham College’s Houghall Campus is holding an open day on Saturday 15th January 2011, between 1pm and 4pm.

You can...

Students Help To Break Down Stereotypes

Two students at East Durham College are proving that you shouldn’t be put off training in a certain industry sector just because you are male...

Robson Returns And Receives Praise

East Durham College student Wendy Robson has recently won the December 2010 Student of the Month Awards for Care.

Wendy Robson, aged 41 from Peterlee,...

College Seeks New Governors - January 2011

East Durham College would like to invite new applicants to apply to join their Board of Governors.

Stuart Wesselby, Principal and CEO, explained: “By joining...

Boxing Day Comes Early For Students

The Students’ Union at East Durham College, has helped to distribute and fill dozens of shoeboxes as part of the Rotary International Shoebox Scheme.

Students...

Local MP Visits College

A group of Uniformed Public Services students, from East Durham College, recently got to meet and question their local MP as part of their course....

Former EDC Student Aiming for London 2012

An ex-East Durham College student is making massive sacrifices to follow his dream of competing at London 2012.

Ian Hulme, age 26 from Easington Village,...

College Becomes First In The North East To Gain Enterprise Kitemark

East Durham College is delighted to have become the first College of Further Education in the North East to gain the Excellence in Enterprise Award....

New Team To Drive East Durham College Forward

East Durham College are delighted to announce the appointment of a new senior management team.

The College has created the new team of three to...

Force of Nature

Once again Mother Nature has shown her diverse and wonderful power at Houghall, County Durham, by creating what looks like almost an alien landscape feature....

A Caring Fox

East Durham College student Lauren Fox was delighted to recently win the Animal Care Award at the College’s December 2010 Student of the Month Awards...

College Coach Steve Howey Interviewed By The BBC

Former Newcastle United defender and Head Football Coach at East Durham College Steve Howey was interviewed yesterday by the BBC. Look North reporter Katie Gornall...

Student Of The Month Awards ~ December 2010 Announced

The 10 award winners were announced at a presentation event on Monday 6th December 2010.

The winners were:

Animal Care                                                 Lauren...

East Durham's Got Talent And A First Class Facility

16 players from the Rugby Football League’s Regional Player Development Centre have been shaping up their skills and athleticism at East Durham College.

The players...

Former Student Flying High Stateside

After flying 5000 miles, a former student of East Durham College is fulfilling her dreams as she settles into life on a soccer scholarship in...

Snow Stops Play!

East Durham College would like to advise that the pantomime performances planned for next week have had to be cancelled....

Despite The Snow, The Show Goes On

Despite the first snowfall of the winter, Howdens Joinery’s impressive Road Show Trailer was able to pay a visit to East Durham College’s new Technical Academy...

Sports Coaching Guru Visits College

Internationally acclaimed sports coach Rod Thorpe recently delivered an inspiring training course for local sports coaches.

Rod has received numerous honours for his contributions to...

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