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FA Girls' Football Festival Set To Take Place At Peterlee Campus

Referee masterclass at FA Girls' Football Festival

Following a successful Girls’ Football Week engaging 16,000 in football, the FA Girls’ Football Festival programme will be heading to East Durham College‘s Peterlee Campus...

Dance Stars Set To Host Workshop At East Durham College

Chris and Wes, Winners of Sky 1's Got To Dance set to visit East Durham College

East Durham College’s Peterlee campus will be hosting two very special dance workshops being run by three of the country’s leading professional dancers.


Multi-Million Pound Houghall Development Gets Underway

East Durham College Vice Principal, Brian Fitzgerald, Wilmott Dixon Senior Bid Manager, Ray Nugent, Wilmott Dixon Senior Site Manager, Chris Fenwick, North East LEP Vice Chair, Andrew Hodgson, East Durham College Principal Suzanne Duncan, East Durham College Director of Estates, Services and Resources, Jim Blower & Lambert Property Solutions Project Manager, Ian Lambert

East Durham College are delighted to announce that work is underway on their multi-million pound redevelopment of the Houghall Campus.

The building-work on the Durham...

Apprentices Engineering Their Way To Top Qualifications

DPE Automotive HR HSE Manager, Michael Dockerty, East Durham College Business Development Advisor, Emma Norbury, Martin Clutterbuck & Adisorn Khampan.

Two engineering apprentices are set to start new roles with a major local engineering provider whilst studying their qualifications with East Durham College.


Scene 1 Set To Open Its Doors

East Durham College catering students Charlotte Tubman, Alex Whittington and Chantelle Docherty.

East Durham College’s bistro-style restaurant Scene 1 is set to reopen its doors as the new academic term gets underway.

Now that the new academic...

Employability Courses Go From Strength To Strength

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East Durham College’s employability team has had another successful year as they help hundreds of people in the local area gain new qualifications, with some...

New Rugby Coach Takes The Reins

East Durham College Head Rugby Coach Craig Gilmour

East Durham College are delighted to announce a new head rugby coach for the start of the new academic year.

Craig Gilmour has joined...

Durham Flower Festival Takes Shape

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Things are taking shape ahead of the 2015 Durham Flower Festival.

Set over two days in August, Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th, the East...

Top Results For College's A-Level Students

ED6 students Beth Telfer, Sarjun Dhillon and Bethany Waters receive their A-Level Results

East Durham College’s full time A-level students results has seen the college achieve a 98.2% pass rate.

Nervous students filed into the East Durham...

Exam Result Collection Days Information

2015 exam results graphic

Results for East Durham College students will be available for collection on the following dates/times:

AS & A2 results - Thursday 13th August (between 9am...

College Offers New Cash Reward Scheme From September 2015

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East Durham College is happy to announce it will be offering a new cash reward scheme to students from the new academic year.

Starting this...

Former Student Suzi Is Taking Over The Airwaves

Former East Durham College student and now Heart FM radio producer Suzi Martin

Former East Durham College student Suzi Martin has gone on to take over the airwaves in the north east since leaving college, helping people wake...

College Launches New Free Bus Offer For Students With Arriva

An Arriva bus in Durham's market square

From this September, East Durham College students will now be able to use Arriva buses to get to college and home again completely free of...

Durham Flower Festival Announces New Lead Sponsor

Representatives from Agricultural Polymers Ltd. and East Durham College/Durham Flower Festival at the Houghall Campus

The Durham Flower Festival are delighted to announce Agricultural Polymers International as the event’s lead sponsor of this year’s show.

In its second year, the...

East Durham Tutor Presented Special Award By Dragons’ Den Star

Entrepreneur and Dragons Den star peter Jones, East Durham College Peter Jones Enterprise Academy lecturer Jill Campbell and Jessops Chief Operating Officer Neil Old

A tutor from East Durham College has been honoured with a special award by star of Dragons’ Den Peter Jones CBE.

Jill Campbell, who teaches...

Tree Surgeon Students Scale New Heights

East Durham College Arboriculture student Luke Towler with his poleclimbing trophies

A group of north east student tree surgeons have returned triumphant after competing in a recent national pole climbing competition in Wales.

The students,...

College Chosen To Showcase Floristry Skills At National Event

East Durham College Floristry lecturer Kay Harker treats students to a demonstration at The Skills Show

East Durham College’s floristry teaching staff and students have been chosen ahead of a host of other education establishments from around the country to showcase...

Kind Donation Hits Top Gear At The Technical Academy

Diane Borsberry with East Durham College principal Suzanne Duncan and staff and students from The Technical Academy

East Durham College has thanked a kind member of the public for her generous donation of a top classic car to their Technical Academy site....

Art Students Showcase Their Work In End Of Year Display

East Durham Colleg Art student rachel Martin shows off her work

Art and design students from East Durham College have set up their own gallery to display collections of work they have put together throughout the...

Community Offered New Lease of Life Thanks To The Technical Academy & Baxi

Staff and students from The Technical Academy with members of the team from Baxi outside the Pulse Building in Peterlee

An underused social club in Peterlee, County Durham and its surrounding community will experience a new lease of life, thanks, in part, to East Durham...