Movers and Shakers

Edition 92: John Denning, Stephen Caswell
A magistrate football fan and chartered surveyor has been announced as the new governors’ chair at Guildford College Group. John Denning  has been elected to the post and...
Edition 91: Julie Robinson, Steve Whitehead
  Greater Manchester independent learning provider has appointed a new chief executive. Julie Robinson  has taken the helm at Bolton-based Alliance Learning having risen through the ranks from...
FE sector launches self-improvement body
FE sector launches self-improvement body
A ceremonial handing over of the Education and Training Foundation’s certificate of incorporation sealed the new FE sector self-improvement body’s official launch today. Martin Doel, chief executive of...
WorldSkills 2013 souvenir edition
WorldSkills 2013 souvenir edition
Download your free copy of the FE Week 24-page WorldSkills 2013 souvenir edition, sponsored by NCFE. Click here to download (20mb) Introduction It seems nigh on impossible to truly replicate the...
WorldSkills VIPs speak to FE Week
As WorldSkills UK media partner, FE Week has been granted one-on-one time with some pretty heavyweight people in Leipzig 2013. Among them have been WorldSkills International president Simon...
Team UK have a great start to the competition
Team UK have a great start to the competition
If Tuesday night was all about the spectacle of the opening ceremony, yesterday it was down to serious business as the first of four days’ competition got under...
'Biggest international skills event' is under way
‘Biggest international skills event’ is under way
Check out the video from yesterday’s events here: Thousands of competitors, experts, delegates, team leaders, organisers, and volunteers packed the Samsung Arena at Leipzig Messe for the opening...
German schoolchildren 4, WorldSkills Team UK 3
German schoolchildren 4, WorldSkills Team UK 3
It was a close game, played in true WorldSkills good spirit, but in the end Team UK succumbed to the greater footballing prowess of their young German hosts....
Team UK florist Chloe hits WorldSkills 2013
Team UK florist Chloe hits WorldSkills 2013
Two days before WorldSkills 2013 kicks off and already many competitors have been getting comfortable with the Leipzig Messe (Trade Fair) venue. Milton Keynes florist Chloe Woolf  (pictured)...
And they're off...Team UK are bid farewell and good luck
And they’re off…Team UK are bid farewell and good luck
After months of grueling training, selection heats, pressure testing and tears of both sadness and joy; Team UK were bid farewell at a fitting reception this afternoon. Close...
TeamUK going for gold
TeamUK going for gold
More than 200,000 contestants and supporters from across the world will descend on the East-Central German city of Leipzig for the WorldSkills 2013 this week. The 42nd competition...

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