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Students' Work Is Invaluable

The Parks and Countryside section are responsible for the management of Local Nature Reserves, Parks, Recreation Grounds, Allotments and Rights of Way in Hartlepool.

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Students dig in to help preserve nature

College students are digging out a pond by hand at a woodland park, near Billingham, to help wildlife.

East Durham College Environmental students have joined...

A few more posts and the job is done

Conservation students are working with Hartlepool Countryside Wardens in a continuing effort to help replace a fenceline at Seaton Common and Dunes Local Nature Reserve. The...

Compliments from Ramside Hall

Travel and Tourism students at East Durham College had yet another fantastic industry experience as part of their course on a recent visit to Ramside...

Karate Development Centre Celebrates European Champions!

Congratulations to Team East Durham Karate Development student Jacob Barker who is in the news again due to his karate talents.

Along with Karate Development...

Enterprising Business Students raise cash for Cystic Fibrosis

Enterprising students from BTEC Business put their studies into action this week when they set up a social enterprise business to raise money for a...

Rugby Students Play for England North Team

Team East Durham are celebrating the success of Rugby Development students Andrew Rollins and Matt Young who have made the British Colleges North England Team....

ECFA Success!

Following a very competitive game, Team East Durham is thrilled to announce that Women's Football Development students Nikita Cadman and Laura Wilson have been put...

Fangtastic!

Land Based Operations and Foundation students, together with Foundation students at Peterlee held an early Halloween bash on Friday 24th October 2008 before half term...

British Colleges Rugby Success

Congratulations to Andrew Rollins, Matt Young, Carl Trotter and Liam Nicholson who have all made it into the British Colleges North East Rugby Squad.

Best...

Oasis Finals for Nicola

With two national heats, with over 40 high standard competitors, obtaining a place in the final of the OASIS® Academy Competition Final is no easy...

European Pole Climbing Championship Win

Congratulations to the Arboriculture students who recently attended the Association of Professional Foresters Exhibition at Cannock Chase. 

The Houghall College presence was strong at the...

Black Belt Jacob Celebrates Title Win

East Durham College student, Jacob Baker is celebrating winning the junior men’s individual title at the Karate Union of Great Britain Shotokan Cup (British Individual...

Awards Evening Praise

Praise has been flooding in to congratulate the College on yet another fantastic Annual Awards evening.

Staff and students from beauty, catering, hair, media and...

A cut above the rest - Sportsturf students reach regional finals

The Horticulture team have good reason to celebrate with two Sportsturf Management students reaching the Regional Finals of the Toro Greenkeeper of the Year Award.

The two...

Equal Opportunities is Child's Play

Students at East Durham College have been in stitches making dolls to teach children about equal opportunities. 

The childcare students are studying for an NCFE...

League Winners!

The East Durham College Male Football Team are celebrating a fantastic season, which has seen them finish at the top of the league.

Well ahead...

European Day at Lille

Students from both Horticultural and Catering areas represented the college at a ‘European Day’ hosted by our Comenius partners in Lille in Northern France. 

With...

Students Make A Splash At Opening Ceremony

Several PA students were chosen to perform complicated aquatic dance routines to celebrate the opening of the new Sunderland Aquatic Centre.

In addition to being...

Providing Perches on the Wildlife Property Ladder

People have been providing perches on the property ladder for their wildlife neighbours.

The Friends of Newham Grange Park, in Stockton, gave up part of...

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