By: Samantha Lauren King

Movers and Shakers
Your weekly guide to who’s new and who’s leaving The leader of Trafford Council, Sean Anstee, has been appointed as Greater Manchester’s lead for skills, employment and apprenticeships....
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An art student unveiled a pair of giant knitting needles as her submission to Wiltshire College’s end-of-year exhibition and used them to attempt Guinness world record, reports Samantha...
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A team of students and staff from Oaklands College have won gold for their garden design at BBC Gardeners’ World Live. The team from Hertfordshire took one of just...
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Interactive media students have brought primary school pupils’ monster drawings to life using animation and modelling software. A group of 25 schoolchildren from King Edward Primary School in...
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Hairdressing students have raised awareness of male cancers by hosting a gentleman’s-only fundraising day at their college salon. The group from Leicestershire’s Brooksby Melton College offered barbering services...
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A book created by an art student documenting her experience at Bradford College is being used to recruit future learners. Inspired by an alumnus of the college, Ladybird illustrator...
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Derby College has organised a free coffee and pampering event for people living with dementia, and for their carers. Hosted at the college’s Engine Shed restaurant, guests were...
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The CEO of the Association of Colleges, David Hughes, has hiked and cycled the three peaks of Scotland, England and Wales to raise money for his son to...
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A team of students from Cambridge Regional College unveiled their own games at the biggest video game show in the calendar in Los Angeles this week. A total...
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A stick insect from Chichester College met the Duchess of Cornwall at the recent South of England Show. The annual event, which celebrates British agriculture and the countryside,...
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The National Deaf Children’s Society is taking on deaf apprentices for the first time in an effort to open up more apprenticeship opportunities for those with impaired hearing,...