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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...

League Winners!

08/01/2000 - 00:00

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

07/01/2000 - 00:00

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


Students Make A Splash At Opening Ceremony

06/01/2000 - 00:00

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

05/01/2000 - 00:00

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...

Football's Coming Home

03/01/2000 - 00:00

East Durham College has joined forces with Hartlepool United Football Club to create a new ladies team, coached by the only female football player to...

Applied ICT Students' DVD Project

02/01/2000 - 00:00

GCE Applied ICT students are putting their studies into practice in order to help the College and achieve their course criteria at the same time....