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Houghall's New 'Mop Up' Operation

East Durham College’s Houghall Campus has suffered its second flood this summer! But rather than water, this time it’s students that are now being mopped...

College Unveils Name Of New Theatre

The new East Durham College theatre, at the Peterlee Campus, will be officially named as the Lubetkin Theatre, following approval by the Board of...

College Wins Gold Medal At The Gateshead Summer Flower Show 2009

The annual Gateshead Summer Flower Show was held on 31 July to Sunday 2 August at Gateshead Central Nursery, Whickham...

Two EDC Students Businesses Really Bloom

By coincidence, the 1st August 2009 was a real milestone in the business lives of for both Elley Tate and...

Facilitated Learnings 2000th Learner Success

Facilitated Learning at East Durham College offers a flexible learning environment for all learners in the areas of ICT and...

The Grand Canyon of Durham

On Friday night, it was a perfectly ordinary, perfectly flat, cornfield. By Sunday morning, it was devastated by a vast trench estimated in places to...

Paul's New Hope

Paul Walker, aged 42, from Murton was unfortunately made redundant on his birthday of all days, back on 1st December 2008, from SES Special Engineering...

Principal Steps Down

Following last week’s Board meeting it was with great regret that the Board accepted Ian Prescott’s early retirement. Ian will step down as Principal...

College's Pole Climbing Team March On

Following their success at the recent Royal Highland Show, East Durham College’s pole climbing team entered the British Pole Climbing Championships at the Great Yorkshire...

Success At First Major Event At East Durham College

Coaches from all sports and levels gathered at East Durham Colleges’ Peterlee Campus to take part in the County Durham Sport Coaches Conference. This...

College Reach New Heights

At the recent Royal Highland Show, six East Durham College students competed in the Scottish Pole Climbing Champions, competing over...

College Takes Centre Stage

Hundreds of young budding entrepreneurs from across the North East have come together to showcase their enterprising achievements, as part...

Partnership Blossoms

Dawn James, Horticulture Lecturer at East Durham College’s Houghall Campus, took three Level 1 students to Ox Close Primary School...

Bracken & Gavin Crowded Top Dog

East Durham College held their first ever Dog Show at their Houghall Campus on Wednesday 24th June 2009. The judges...

College's Proms In The Park Event

East Durham College held their special ‘Proms in the Park’ event on Friday 26th June 2009. The event was put...

East Durham College Annual Student Awards 2009

The annual East Durham College Student Awards were held on 25th June 2009 and over 300 staff, students, family and friends attended the ceremony.

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East Durham College Graduation Ceremony 2009

Over 1,000 full-time students at East Durham College attended the annual graduation ceremony. This was the second time the ceremony has taken place, following the...

Catering Students Cook Up A Storm

A group of 11 Year 10 students from Shotton Hall School and Easington Community Science College, who are working towards a BTEC Level 2 in...

International Visitors Enjoy The Houghall Campus Experience

A group of over 30 visitors from across Europe visited East Durham’s Houghall Campus and part of an international schools...

Harrogate Flower Show Success for East Durham College

A team of students from East Durham College Floristry were thrilled to have the opportunity to attend and compete at...

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