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Football team completes remarkable turnaround

It sounds like the plot from a Hollywood movie, but a first-time football team from The Manchester College has turned a drubbing into delight to win a tournament.

Team Nineteen is The FA’s football programme for Further Education, ...
Northenshawe celebrate winning the Team Nineteen tournament


A ‘crate’ sensation in the city centre

The anticipation had built up as the 20ft metal box lay dormant in Piccadilly gardens in the city centre, but after a round of selfies appeared on social media sites, The Manchester College’s ‘crate’ finally opened up to reveal its ...


A level results joy at The Manchester College

A level students at The Manchester College are celebrating after picking up another haul of great A level results.

Top of the class of 2014 was Aimee Singleton, 18, from Bredbury in Stockport, who achieved A*s in History and ...


A level success continues at The Manchester College

The Manchester College rounded off a great academic year with the news that the proportion of students achieving the highest grades at A level – A*, A, B – continues at the same level as last year, despite changes to the assessment ...


Partnership opportunities working with The Manchester College and offenders

The Manchester College is looking to develop partnerships in conjunction with the delivery of the Round 3 provision of the National Offender Management Service (NOMS) European Social Fund (ESF) 2014-2020.

The contract aims to help ...
The Manchester College


Apprentices take up environmental challenge

Twelve recently appointed Scottish Power Energy Networks apprentices at The Manchester College have taken up an environmental challenge for the annual Give & Gain Day.

Working with Grange Park Community Group in West Kirby on the ...
Scottish Power Energy Networks apprentices on Give & Gain Day


Martina Cole champions Six Book Challenge

Top-selling author Martina Cole, whose name is synonymous with crime dramas in print and on television, is the official ambassador of the 2014 Six Book Challenge, which tasks participants to read six books in six weeks.

The ...
Martina Cole is the ambassador for the 2014 Six Book Challenge


Remembering Shena Simon Campus’ part in WW1

With global attention on the 100th anniversary of Britain’s entry into World War One, it is a poignant time to reflect on the part played by The Manchester College’s Shena Simon Campus in the 1914-18 conflict.

The building which ...
Memorial at Shena Simon Campus to those who died in World War One


Filmmaker makes his mark on world stage

Working as a film and TV director has to rank at the top of many people’s wish list of jobs, but that dream is fast becoming a reality for The Manchester College graduate Sean Kelly.

The 22-year-old, currently from Rusholme, ...
Sean Kelly, Cathy Crabb and John Henshaw


Student project answers community's prayers

Higher Openshaw residents will be in for a surprise when they next pay a visit to St. Clement’s Church thanks to a group of students from The Manchester College.

The students are currently taking part in one of the national ...
Prince's Trust team in the refurbished garden