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Top marks for James, aged 79

The Manchester College’s oldest learner James Enright is celebrating after being awarded an A* for GCSE Russian, aged 79.

James has been studying at The Manchester College since 1992, that’s an amazing 22 years of study. The ...
James Enright was awarded an A* for GCSE Russian

 

Downing Street celebrates Six Book Challenge success

The success of The Manchester College’s Six Book Challenge has reached Downing Street with College Principal Jack Carney and the College’s Six Book Challenge Co-ordinator Janice Banner invited to Number 11 to celebrate the College’s ...

Jack Carney, left, celebrates the Six Book Challenge success

 

Students create memorial bench for fire fighter

Automotive body repair and media students at The Manchester College have created a memorial bench to firefighter Stephen Hunt who was killed on duty last year.

His watch, Blue Watch Philips Park, collected the bench from the ...
Blue Watch Philips Park collect the memorial bench

 

First year chefs take gold

Students on Level 1 courses in Hospitality and Catering at The Manchester College are already bringing home prizes. Three of our students won gold medals at the ACG Inter-College Cook and Serve Competition, run by Association Culinaire ...

Natasha Gilfillan, Georgia Makin, Aaron Tran, Zena Claxton and Kayln Hope

 

College helps local children to play it safe

Over 1,100 primary school children from across South Manchester visited The Manchester College’s Northenden Campus to take part in an interactive event to teach them to “stay safe”.

The two week South Manchester Crucial Crew event ...
The Manchester College hosted South Manchester Crucial Crew

 

Steven crowned Greater Manchester Young Chef 2014

The Manchester College catering student Steven Halligan, 20, has been crowned the 2014 Greater Manchester Young Chef of the Year. Steven joined young chefs from across the region to compete in the heat.

Steven, who works at Room ...
Steven Halligan is the Greater Manchester Young Chef of the Year

 

Clearing Wednesdays make it easy

If you are looking to make the move into higher education, The Manchester College is introducing a simple new way of getting the information you need to secure your place.

Clearing Wednesdays are an easy, hassle-free way to get on ...
Clearing Wednesdays are a hassle-free path to higher education

 

Prince’s Trust Team brings sunshine to elderly

Residents of Each Step in Blackley can now enjoy the summer sunshine after students enrolled on the Prince’s Trust Team Programme at The Manchester College rejuvenated the care home’s garden.

The students gave the extensive garden ...
The Manchester College's Prince's Trust team

 

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

 

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