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EDC Nails The Competition!

07/02/2000 - 00:00

East Durham College were delighted with their exceptional performance in the recent AHT (Association of Hairdressing Teachers) National Finals, held in Blackpool. Following a great...

Annual Maths Challenge 2009

05/02/2000 - 00:00

East Durham College’s Annual Maths Challenge The annual East Durham College maths challenge, which has been running for near 20 years, took place for the first...

Papua New Guinea Visit

04/02/2000 - 00:00

East Durham College was thrilled to host a high profile visit from Papua New Guinea this week.

Government representative Joseph Dorpar visited the College...

Compliments On Childcare Work Experience Placement

01/02/2000 - 00:00

Childcare student Stacey Benton had the opportunity to demonstrate the skills learnt in the classroom on a recent placement to Dene Children’s Centre.

Although her...

Students' Work Is Invaluable

31/01/2000 - 00:00

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


Students dig in to help preserve nature

28/01/2000 - 00:00

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

27/01/2000 - 00:00

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

26/01/2000 - 00:00

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!

25/01/2000 - 00:00

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

24/01/2000 - 00:00

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

23/01/2000 - 00:00

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!

22/01/2000 - 00:00

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...


19/01/2000 - 00:00

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

18/01/2000 - 00:00

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


Oasis Finals for Nicola

17/01/2000 - 00:00

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

16/01/2000 - 00:00

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

14/01/2000 - 00:00

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

13/01/2000 - 00:00

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

12/01/2000 - 00:00

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

11/01/2000 - 00:00

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...