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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


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


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 ...


#TalkEnglish scheme supports local people

The Manchester College are part of a winning bid to help teach English to local people who don’t have it as their first language.

Manchester Adult Education Service #TalkEnglish project is focused on increasing the reach and scope ...
Talk English


MOBO winner performs exclusive gig at Harpurhey campus

Hip-hop artist Akala visited The Manchester College’s North Manchester Sixth Form campus where he entertained the students with an exclusive acapella session.

Akala spoke to the students about growing up in a musical family – his ...
Akala performs at The Manchester College


College regeneration project honoured at national green awards

The ambitious renovation project to redevelop the former Harpurhey baths in to a modern environment for The Manchester College’s North Manchester Sixth Form was highly commended at the Green Gown Awards.

The campus, based in ...
The Manchester College team receive Green Gown Award


Open auditions for exciting north Manchester play

Ever wanted to try acting? Two inspiring ex-students from The Manchester College are holding open auditions for a new play, after a sell-out success at the Lowry Theatre. Karen Woods, 42, from New Moston, is directing Teabags and Tears ...

Karen (l) and Lisa (r)


The Manchester College hosts child safety event

Over 1,100 local primary school children across South Manchester took part in an interactive child safety event at The Manchester College’s Northenden Campus. The event aims to equip young people, aged 10 and 11, with the skills and ...

The Manchester College Crucial Crew event


PAN Ability football scores at The Manchester College

Disability football at The Manchester College goes from strength to strength with the introduction of a weekly football session at the College’s Nicholls Campus.

The Manchester College has teamed up with Manchester City in the ...
The Manchester College PAN disability sports


International summer school at The Manchester College

This summer, improve your English and explore one of the UK’s most exciting cities! The Manchester College are very proud to announce this year’s international summer school. For the first time, we’re also offering a football/English ...

Students at The Manchester College international summer school