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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...

TV's Dr Chris Steele Visits College

Resident health expert Dr Chris Steele was in County Durham last week to encourage out of work carers to get back on the career ladder...

St. Anthony's Girls School Visit

Over 200 pupils from St. Anthony’s Girls’ School have been seeing first hand what life on a working farm is like. The girls’ school that...

Students Get A Taste Of Local Politics

A group of local students got to experience first hand the inner workings of local government, when they recently visited...

Principal Invited to No. 10

Mr Ian Prescott, Principal and Chief Executive of East Durham College, has been invited by the Prime Minister to a reception at 10 Downing Street...

Not In My Name

Students at East Durham College are being given the chance to see a thought-provoking and nationally acclaimed theatre production when it comes to The Lubetkin...

Winning Is Devine For Madina

Over 40 East Durham College Hair & Beauty students competed against hundreds of other students in the regional heat of the prestigious AHT’s (Association of...

Going Dutch

A group of 35 college students are to perform at Q-Bus, a prestigious music venue in Holland, as part of their BND Music course.

The...

Rugby Rivals To Clash At Home Of The Falcons

The Newcastle Falcons are hosting a curtain-raiser at their Druid Park training ground, on Friday 26th February, as East Durham College face Gateshead College.

The...

Aiming To Cut The Competition Down To Size

Hair and beauty students from ten colleges across the region will compete in the North-East’s biggest hairdressing competition next month.

The regional heat of the...

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