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The Army Box at East Durham College

East Durham College played host to a group of boxers from the 24 Commando Engineers Regiment this week. Ian Prescott, College Principal and Chief Executive,...

Shotton Hall and Cotsford Juniors Play Out An Epic

East Durham College hosted an amazing football tournament, involving 13 primary schools from the Easington area.

Teams of Year 5 and 6 girls battled it...

New Record Label Launched

A group of East Durham College students today launched a new record label.

Nine students from media studies and performing arts have set up Hot Desk Records in...

East Durham College Resurrects Its Gravedigging Course

East Durham College, Houghall Campus has announced that it plans to resurrect its gravedigging course and took delivery of a free coffin from Co-Operative Funeralcare,...

East Durham Boxing Gymnasium Officially Opened

The East Durham Boxing Gymnasium was officially opened by local hero Tony Jeffries, bronze medallist at the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games and former student of...

College Helps The University Of Sunderland With Carbon Offsetting

Over 70 staff from The University of Sunderland each planted a tree at East Durham College’s Houghall Campus, as part of their carbon offsetting and...

IQER Visit Is A Great Success

The recent IQER (Integrated Quality Enhancement Review) visit was a great success. The IQER is a review method specially devised for higher education in further...

Hospitality & Catering Provide Support At Remembrance Day Event 2009

Hospitality & Catering students and staff recently assisted the Heugh Gun Battery on Hartlepool Headland with their annual remembrance day...

Sonner Shines at The Lubetkin Theatre

New north east band Sonner, hoping to hit the big time, played The Lubetkin Theatre at East Durham College on Saturday.

Jackie Owens, the East...

Leading By Example

Paula Higgins, aged 26, from Seaham was one of seven students who won praise from their Curriculum Leaders at the October Student Awards 2009 at...

Leading Learning Is All In A Days Work

East Durham College which helps people to gain new skills and qualifications is practicing what it preaches by providing structured training to help grow its...

Gareth to Represent the North of England Rugby Team

Gareth Malcolm, 18, from Peterlee, has won a coveted place in the North of England rugby team for British Colleges,...

Top Marks To The NHS

Steve Whitfield, an East Durham College tutor, working with the NHS at Flatts Lane and Saint Luke's onsite in Middlesbrough, has guided his 2008-2009 cohort...

The Lubetkin Theatre Officially Opened

The Lubetkin Theatre, at East Durham College, was officially opened by Sasha Lubetkin, daughter of Russian born architect, Berthold Lubetkin.

Berthold...

North East Gender Equality Event at East Durham College

Pupils from Easington and Shotton Hall Schools and students from East Durham College have taken part in an exciting gender intervention project.

The project aims...

College Gets Involved With The Great Sunday Lunch

You are invited to come and enjoy a fantastic Sunday Lunch at Scene1, East Durham College’s Gourmet restaurant, as part of The Great Sunday Lunch,...

A Very Good Showing

The Scope BSJA Festival Of Show Jumping Championships, held earlier this month, is the largest show jumping event in the...

Frank Bruno Boxing Academy Visits College

A team of 16 boys from The Frank Bruno Boxing Academy, in Kent, spent an exciting two days at...

Strong By Name, Strong By Nature

Ross Strong, a Learner Support Assistant at East Durham College, has signed up to become a professional wrestler. Ross, aged...

The Lubetkin Theatre Branding Unveiled

Following a competitive pitch East Durham College has selected a logo and branding, for the new Theatre, created by Blue...

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