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Aiming To Cut The Competition Down To Size

06/05/2000 - 01:00

Hair and beauty students from ten colleges across the region will compete in the North-East’s biggest hairdressing competition next month.

The regional heat of the...

The Lubetkin Theatre Play Host to Anarchic Band Chumbawamba

05/05/2000 - 01:00

An anarchic band famed for a 1990s football anthem-style hit are set to wow fans in East Durham.

Chumbawamba, who had a hit in


Students in Top Gear Style Race

04/05/2000 - 01:00

A group of students with learning difficulties, from East Durham College, recently challenged their lecturer to a Top Gear style race.

The 10 students, who...

School Outing Is A Real Eye Opener

03/05/2000 - 01:00

Students from a Sunderland school got a real taste of life in the country at East Durham College’s Houghall Campus...

Perfect A Classic - Master Class In The Bob

02/05/2000 - 01:00

East Durham College’s Hairdressing Department are pleased to announce they will hold a master class in ‘The Bob’.

The evening will consist of demonstrations of...

Paul And The Giant Parsnip!

01/05/2000 - 01:00

Students at East Durham College’s Houghall Campus had a bit of a shock when they tried to pull up their crop of parsnips, as one...

Students Say Pants To Chlamydia!

30/04/2000 - 01:00

As part of Contraceptive Awareness Week, over 150 students took up the opportunity to have a Chlamydia test.

Teams from the County Durham & Darlington...

College Appoints New Principal

29/04/2000 - 01:00

Following an intensive recruitment and interview process East Durham College are pleased to announce the appointment of their new Principal.

Stuart Wesselby is the successful...

Britain's Tallest Man Visits College

28/04/2000 - 01:00

Neil Fingleton, the tallest man in Britain, paid a visit to East Durham College in Peterlee. Neil, 29, from Gilesgate...

Hoop Dreams for Team East Durham

27/04/2000 - 01:00

East Durham College’s basketball team got off to a flying start as they ran out comfortable winners against local rivals Gateshead College. In their first...

Antiques Fair Success

26/04/2000 - 01:00

Sunday 31st January saw East Durham College's Peterlee Campus play host to their first Antiques & Collectors Fair.

Despite the wintry conditions over 650 people passed...

Gravedigging Students Get Stuck In

25/04/2000 - 01:00

A group of students were given their first practical lessons in the art of grave digging yesterday.

They were at Eden Lane cemetery, Peterlee, County...

German Exchange Programme Hits 18

24/04/2000 - 01:00

19 German students from a school called Stattliche Fachoberschule und Berufsoberschule in Altötting, Bavaria will be spending 2 weeks with East Durham College as part...

East Durham Students Aim For Uni Place

23/04/2000 - 01:00

By the final date for early applications, 22nd January 2010, East Durham College had processed and sent off 209 applications to UCAS - the Universities...

Students Visit The Priory

22/04/2000 - 01:00

A group of performing arts students from East Durham College recently visited London to see a performance of a new play called The Priory. The play,...

Student to Represent England Colleges' Rugby Team

21/04/2000 - 01:00

Gareth Malcolm, 18, from Peterlee, has won a coveted place in the England Colleges’ rugby team, after impressing while recently representing the North of England...

You Can Dance If You Want To...

20/04/2000 - 01:00

Students at East Durham College are being encouraged to enrol on an Urban Dance taster programme. A number of dancers from the Nouveau Dance Company,...

The Fantastic Five

19/04/2000 - 01:00

Five students at East Durham College in Peterlee have been recognised at a recent Students’ Award ceremony.

Amy Edwards, 19, Peterlee, Sharnie Wiffen, 16, Seaham,...

Homeless, But Simon Builds Himself A Great Foundation

18/04/2000 - 01:00

East Durham College student Simon Newby, 26, from Blackhall Rocks, has been recognised for his hard work and talent at a recent Students’ Award ceremony....

Student Builds The Foundations For Sisters Future

17/04/2000 - 01:00

A North East student is building the foundations for his sister’s future as he helps to construct a new £35m state-of-the-art college she will be...