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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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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 with The Duchess of Cornwall

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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LEADERSHIP COURSE: “Leading beyond the Organisation: A systems leadership approach”

In these challenging and uncertain times, leaders within the Adult & Community Learning sector need to develop an effective and cohesive strategy to drive their business forward.  This one-day leadership course, with leading experts in their field, will cover key...

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The City College Peterborough Presentation Evening

Photo: Oliver Photography  The College held its annual Presentation Evening, celebrating the success of students who achieved a formal qualification during the past year, on Friday 6th November 2015. The event is one of the highlights of the academic year when students, tutors,...

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Community Learning Trust Fund Launch

The College celebrated the launch of the 2015/16 Community Learning Trust Fund on Wednesday 9th September. Over 40 representatives from local community groups, charities and not-for profit organisations attended the official launch and to pick up a prospectus and application...

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Peterborough’s largest local jobs fair is back!

Recruit 2015 Hundreds of vacancies available for city’s job seekers Jobseekers in Peterborough have a fantastic opportunity to apply for a wide range of jobs thanks to a forthcoming jobs fair. The Department for Work and Pensions and Tackling Worklessness...

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Official Opening of the Jean Hunt Building

Official Opening of the Jean Hunt Building

Over 70 guests attended the official opening event of the new Jean Hunt Building on Wednesday 8 July including leader of the Council and Chair of the College’s Governing Board, Cllr John Holdich, and Chief Executive of Cross Keys Homes, Claire...

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