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Legends Football Match At College

East Durham College is holding an Open Day and Spring Fayre event at their campus in Peterlee. The event is to enable as many people  as...

On The Buses

During April and May, East Durham College is running its first ever bus advertising campaign. To help support other promotional activity for their forthcoming Houghall...

ITV Interview Steve Howey

ITV Tyne Tees today interviewed Newcastle United legend Steve Howey, for his thoughts on Newcastle winning the Championship league title,...

Dancers Rock East Durham College

Although East Durham College students have been away on a well earned Easter break, the Peterlee Campus has been bouncing to the sound of hundreds...

Get New Skills On Volunteering Programme

East Durham College has the opportunity for 15 young people (aged 16-25) to enrol on an exciting volunteering programme and work at either the Peterlee...

vTalent Year Volunteers Raise Funds For Help for Heroes

The vTalent Year volunteers from East Durham College were selling wristbands to college staff and students at both the Peterlee and Houghall Campuses as part...

Julie Is A Lesson To Us All

Foundation degree student Julie Armstrong’s efforts have rightfully been recognised at a recent Students’ Award ceremony.

Julie Armstrong, originally from Surrey but who now lives...

The World Student Egg-jarping Championships

This Thursday saw students from East Durham College take part in the World Student Egg-jarping Championships.

Egg-jarping is a competitive sport similar to conkers but...

The Houghall Allotment Club Spring Fest

The Spring Fest was arranged as a celebration of the achievements, of everyone involved in the establishment of the Houghall Allotment Club, and the tremendous...

By George He Can Cook!

Hospitality & Catering student George Parkin has recently been recognised at a Students’ Award ceremony.

Mr Parkin, aged 38 from Easington Colliery, is a part-time...

vTalent Year Volunteers Get On Their Bikes!

A member of staff and four vTalent Year volunteers, from East Durham College, recently took on the challenge to cycle a gruelling 50 miles within...

Maths Challenge Adds Up To A Great Time

The annual East Durham Maths Challenge, which has now been running for 20 years, was held in The Lubetkin Theatre at East Durham College’s Peterlee...

Students Say German Exchange is Cool

Despite having to brave temperatures of -18 Celsius, 11 East Durham College students have recently returned from a highly successful...

Students Of The Month Announced For March 2010

The 10 award winners were announced at a presentation event on Monday 29th March 2010.

The winners were: 

Hospitality & Catering - George Parkin
Childcare...

Triple Crown For Hairdressing Students

East Durham College were delighted with their exceptional performance at the prestigious AHT (The Association of Hairdressers and Therapists) Annual National Finals, held at Blackpool’s...

Foundation Students Have Fun Raising Money For Sports Relief

A group of over 50 students took part in The Houghall Mile to raise money for Sports Relief.

The event was held at East Durham...

Ladies Can Climb Trees Too

East Durham College has successfully trained their first lady tree climber on the NPTC short course qualification in over 5 years.

Jolanta Maciaszek, a Volunteer...

Scene1 Raises Money For Breast Cancer

Staff and students from East Durham College, in Peterlee, have raised over £200 for Breast Cancer Research UK.

Scene1, the College’s restaurant, recently held a...

Food For Thought

Reformed criminal and now powerful public speaker and motivator Gram Seed lead a frank discussion of his life and prison with students at East Durham...

College Provides Perfect Backdrop For Men's Fitness Photo Shoot

Daniel Singh, better known as Warrior from Sky’s Gladiators series recently took part in a photo shoot for Men’s Fitness magazine, at East Durham College...

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