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CCP to hold social eating event to combat food poverty and social isolation

City College Peterborough is proud to announce its new social eating event ‘Super Kitchen’, which will be held from 5-7pm at City College Peterborough, Brook Street, Peterborough on Thursday 29th September 2016. Super Kitchen, supported by Eudaimonia, a social enterprise...

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Changes to Apprenticeships

SMEs offered support to employ Apprentices under new grant scheme SMEs across Peterborough and Cambridgeshire can benefit from a devolved grant from the Apprenticeship Grant for Employers (AGE) if they employ an apprentice aged 16-24. The Apprenticeship Grant for Employers...

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Literacy Hub launch day

Boom in literacy activity in Peterborough as Pop-up Literacy Hub attracts thousands

Aiming to boost literacy levels in the city, the space was a result of an innovative partnership between the National Literacy Trust Hub in Peterborough, City College Peterborough, Peterborough City Council and supported by other local organisations. The temporarily empty...

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September Apprenticeships: It’s time to sign up!

September traditionally shows an influx in talented young people looking for apprenticeships. Make sure your business makes the most of it! September is a notoriously busy month for young people: it’s back to school, college or university. Inevitably, September is...

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Apprentice of the Term Summer 2016

We are delighted to announce the winner of our Apprentice of the Term Award, Summer 2016. Andrew Eastland Level 2 Business Administration Apprentice Axiom Housing Andy Eastland was nominated by his line Manager, Diane Morris, Asset Sales and Procurement Department...

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Peterborough Literacy Hub Opening in City Centre

Peterborough Literacy Hub’ on city’s high street to boost literacy throughout the summer school holidays A temporarily empty shop unit on Peterborough’s high street will be transformed into an exciting hub of literacy activity during the summer holidays as part...

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Big party held to mark The Queen’s 90th birthday

City College Peterborough hosted a royal party for Peterborough people to mark Her Majesty The Queen’s 90th birthday. More than 100 people joined the celebrations on Thursday 9 June 2016 organised in partnership with Peterborough City Council.  HM The Queen...

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Breakfast Briefing: Supported Internships

Are you after hard working, diligent young workers? Do you value providing work experience to boost your own work force and provide valuable experiences for young people? Are you nervous about taking on work experience students or interns because of...

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Queens 90th birthday

Special party to mark The Queen’s 90th birthday

A special party to celebrate The Queen’s 90th birthday is being organised by City College Peterborough, in partnership with Peterborough City Council. Catering students at City College Peterborough will prepare a three-course dinner for 90 VIP guests, including local people...

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National Apprenticeship Week 2016

Our National Apprenticeship Week 14th – 18th March 2016 National Apprenticeship Week (NAW) is designed to celebrate apprenticeships and traineeships and the positive impact they have on individuals, businesses and the wider economy. City College Peterborough staff were very busy throughout...

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Apprentice of the term winner, Lucy Foster

Apprentice of the Term Spring 2016

Apprentice of the Term – Spring 2016.   It’s National Apprenticeship Week (14th-18th March) and what better time to present our termly Apprentice of the Term Award to the winner, Lucy Foster, XL Displays. Lucy fought off tough competition to be nominated the...

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Catering students prepare feast fit for a Queen

A team of catering students stepped up to the mark and created a wonderful buffet for The Duchess of Cornwall and local dignitaries, during her visit to the City. The students also had the opportunity to share their learning experience...

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