By: FE Week

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The Grimsby Institute has unveiled the HETAS Solid Fuel & Biomass Training Centre, the first phase of the brand new Engineering and Renewable Energy Centre, which will offer...
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Lots of colleges (and journalist Jan Murray) attended a rather damp Chelsea Flower show 2011. Two of you lovely colleges shared your students’ successes with FE Week Two...
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Plans for a new university technical college (UTC) for Essex were submitted last week. Harlow MP Robert Halfon has been working closely with Harlow College to prepare a...
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‘Phyto Inspiration’ – the plants behind the arts – depicted a garden displaying the plants that have influenced and stimulated architecture, artists, musicians and poets over the ages. ...
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Students and staff on college campuses in Cornwall are being offered on-the-spot skin tests to alert them to the risks of too much sunshine. The county has nearly...
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High profile businessman Peter Jones, of Dragons’ Den fame, is set to launch his Enterprise Academy in the South West after Cornwall College, which also includes Duchy College,...
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Forty  enthusiastic Italian students say they will be taking home fantastic memories of Bournemouth after a year experiencing A-Levels at Bournemouth and Poole College. The students say they...
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Hadlow College in Kent is proposing to have its very own free school. The school will have a specialism described as a ‘rural ethos’. If successful, the ‘Hadlow...
FE Experts
The Times Education Supplement on Friday published an “exclusive” on the state of the college finances. The headline was somewhat eye-catching: “FE colleges in the black”. The researchers...
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City of Westminster College Paddington Green Campus has won a prestigious 2011 RIBA Award. One of the most rigorously judged architectural awards schemes in the world, RIBA Awards...
Profiles
Shane Chowen, Vice President (FE) NUS, bids farewell and good luck… He has been pelted with eggs at a rally, escorted away from violent crowds by the police,...