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Skittlez Dance Crew Ready To Showcase Act

A group of Performing Arts students from East Durham College is getting the young people of Hartlepool and East Durham into the groove with their...

Women Into Enterprise Masterclass

A group of hairdressing and barbering students got the opportunity to find out all about how to set up your own business from a real expert....

College Builds On Links With The Construction Industry

The new Technical Academy at East Durham College is successfully building a number of very successful partnerships with the construction industry around the region.

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Students Take Part in Armistice Day Ceremony

A group of first and second year students on the Level 3 Uniformed Public Services course, at East Durham College, attended an Armistice Day ceremony...

Student Named As Finalist in Local Heroes Awards 2010

The judging has taken place for The Northern Echo’s prestigious ‘Local Heroes Awards’ 2010 and a student from East Durham College has been named amongst...

Champion Schools Rolls On In East Durham

Throughout October Rob Jones, East Durham College’s Community Rugby League Coach has been coordinating this year’s East Durham Champion Schools Rugby League tournament.

The event...

Help For ME & CFS Sufferers To Study

For many young people suffering from ME (Myalgic Encephalopathy) or CFS (Chronic Fatigue Syndrome), attending school can be a real problem. The illness can result...

College Pays Its Respects

Hundreds of staff and students at East Durham College congregated to observe the Two Minute Silence on Remembrance Day.

At the Peterlee Campus a...

Students & Volunteers Help Festival Of Football Run Smoothly

Over 100 pupils from 12 local Primary Schools flocked to East Durham College, braving the elements, to attend the annual Festival of Football regional competition....

Christmas Flower Arranging Course 2010 Announced

East Durham College are pleased to announce they will once again be running their ever popular ‘Introduction to Christmas Flower Arranging’ course.

The course will...

Tyler Shows She Really Cares

East Durham College student Tyler Dobson has been singled out for high praise at the College’s recent student of the month awards.

Tyler, aged 16,...

Colleges Prove Great Route to Degrees

Major differences between the way UK colleges and universities deliver higher education (HE) courses mean that college students are graduating with an average of...

Young Apprentice Construction Challenge

East Durham College recently played host to 16 Year 10 ‘Young Apprentices’ from Wellfield and Seaham Schools in a week long Construction Challenge. The motivational...

Hard Work All Adds Up To Student Award

Stephanie Hall, aged 19, from Peterlee, has recently been presented with the Work Based Learning Student of the Month Award at East Durham College.

Donna...

Quality Award For College

Following a recent assessment East Durham College has been accredited with the new ‘14-19 Framework for Quality’ Stage 1. This makes East Durham College one...

Sarah Gets Top Marks And High Praise

East Durham College student Sarah Mawson was thrilled to win the Animal Care Award at the College’s recent student of the month awards ceremony.

Sarah,...

Mucking Around Leads To Award For Oliver

Not every newly enrolled student gets asked at the end of their first week at College if they would like to spend a week being...

College Boxing Student Aiming To Turn Professional

Amateur boxer Paul Archer, aged 19, from Easington, is hoping to turn professional following a surprise phone call from leading boxing promoter Frank Maloney.

Paul...

Student Of The Month Awards ~ November 2010 Announced

The award winners were announced at a presentation event on Tuesday 2nd November 2010.

The winners were:

Animal Care                             :        Sarah Mawson

Business                                 :       ...

College Volunteers Support Poppy Appeal

This year’s vTalent year volunteers at East Durham College are raising awareness and supporting The Royal British Legion Poppy Appeal by encouraging every student and...

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