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College Boxing Star To Fight At The Stadium Of Light

A student from East Durham College is delighted to be on the bill at a glittering line up of some of the best boxers in...

Free Courses In Construction Skills

East Durham College’s new Technical Academy is offering free courses in construction skills to anyone who is 19+ and unemployed – plus a 2 day...

Playing The Generation Game

THE generation gap is being closed thanks to a range of activities aimed at improving mutual respect and understanding between younger and older people.

The...

Royal Approval For John's Blooms

A former Houghall students has been crowned a champion gardener after receives the Royal seal of approval when his prize-winning flowers took a top award...

Animal Care Student Eyes Trip Of A Lifetime

A local student with big ambitions has set her sights on raising enough money so that she can complete a work experience placement overseas.

Shonie...

College Programme Is Super For Job Seekers

A local college’s pre-employment training programme has recently scored a massive success.

East Durham College, in Peterlee, has been working in partnership with Jobcentre Plus...

New Veterinary Care Course Announced

The Animal Care team at East Durham College’s Houghall Campus are delighted to announce that they are offering students the chance to enrol on the...

Do You Have Hoop Dreams?

East Durham College are looking for both male and female basketball players, aged between 16 and 18, to join their highly successful Basketball Academy.

The...

Student Applications Soar At Houghall

East Durham College is delighted to report a significant increase in the number of students applying to study on land...

Open Day Sees Record Crowds... AGAIN

East Durham College’s annual open day, held at their Houghall Campus, was once again a resounding success with over 3,000 visitors attending the event.

The...

Evolution Challenge Update

Congratulation to a group of Level 2 Animal Care students who took part in a sponsored dog walk on Sunday 22nd May in aid of...

Vocational Skills Awards Event Has The X Factor

Aiden Grimshaw, of X Factor fame, was in the region last night to perform and present the awards at the annual East Durham Vocational Skills...

Houghall Campus To Host Young Farmers Northern Counties Finals

East Durham College are delighted to announce that their Houghall Campus has been chosen to host the prestigious Young Farmers’ Northern Area Field Day Competition...

North East Student Shines At Prestigious National Horticulture Competition

A north east student has recently won Silver at the nationally acclaimed Institute of Horticulture’s Young Horticulturist of the Year Competition 2011.

Christopher Parsons, who...

Catering Students Become Business Movers and Shakers

A group of catering students at East Durham College have recently set up a new enterprise project selling milkshakes, based at their Peterlee Campus, and...

Apprentice's Not Afraid To Muck In; And Out

Student Tyler Foster is on his way to building an exceptional career within the Agriculture industry and has also recently won an award for dedication...

Student Wins Through To National Money Skills Final

East Durham College would like congratulate floristry student William Gardner, who last week won through to the Barclays Money Skills Competition National Final 2011.

William,...

Former EDC Student Wins Judo World Title

East Durham College would like to congratulate former student Ben Quilter on his recent world title win.

World Champion Ben Quilter won gold at the...

College Open Day Hailed A Success

East Durham College has hailed Saturday’s Open Day & Spring Fayre as a massive success.

Hundreds of people visited the College during...

Kirsty Bryson Picks Up Award

East Durham College student Kirsty Bryson recently won the Sports Award at the College's May Student of the Month Awards ceremony.

Her Lecturer Chris English said:...

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