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Inspirational garden wins coveted medal

A team of staff and learners from HMP/YOI Styal and The Manchester College has defied the odds and the British weather to win a Silver-Gilt Medal at the prestigious RHS Flower Show Tatton Park.

The team of learners, and staff from ...
A Styalish Garden at RHS Flower Show Tatton Park


Outstanding results in Six Book Challenge

The Manchester College Libraries have achieved outstanding results in its third year of taking part in the Six Book challenge, achieving another Gold award for the College.

A total of 878 people took part in this year’s challenge, ...
Nigist Hagos receives her certificate from Liz Collier and Janice Banner


Ryan keeps his cool for WorldSkills place

Representing your country on an international level is a pinnacle for most people, and for one student at The Manchester College that dream is close to a reality.

Ryan Unwin, who is studying for Level 3 Diploma in Heatpump ...


Principal Jack Carney announces his retirement

The Manchester College Principal Jack Carney has announced his intention to retire during the next academic year after 35 years of service to the College and the City of Manchester.

Jack has been Principal of the College since ...
The Manchester College Principal Jack Carney


MEP samples world cultures at Shena Simon

The Manchester College's ESOL department has celebrated its outstanding achievement during the recent Ofsted inspection with a cultural event at the Shena Simon Campus.

Julie Ward, the newly elected Labour MEP for the North West, ...
MEP Julie Ward visits The Manchester College


Ofsted praise ‘quality teaching’ and ‘vibrant lessons’ at The Manchester College

Staff and students at The Manchester College will end this academic year on a high after Ofsted ranked the College as ‘Good’ in the new report published today. The College’s English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) department ...


Kym Marsh visits The Manchester College

Coronation Street star Kym Marsh paid a visit to The Manchester College's Wythenshawe Campus to meet one lucky local resident who is starting a dream job working with the Coronation Street star thanks to the ...

Kym Marsh meets her new apprentice Chantelle Booth


Beauty Therapists treat Melinda and more at Manchester Ideal Homes Show

Melinda Messenger was just one in a line of satisfied customers who enjoyed nail treatments from The Manchester College Beauty Therapy students and staff during the Ideal Homes event.

Throughout the weekend, visitors at the show ...
Melinda Messenger poses for a photo whilst getting her nails done at Ideal Homes


100’s of jobs and courses on offer during Wythenshawe Week

Monday 16th June marks the start of Wythenshawe Week, a week of advice, support, fundraising and fun for the local Wythenshawe community at The Manchester College’s Wythenshawe Campus.

The week begins with the launch of the ...


Careers event at Manchester Central Library

The Manchester College is hosting a careers event at Manchester Central Library on Friday 27th June. The one day event will give young people from across the region, who may be unsure of what step to take next, the chance to talk to ...