Bedford College News

Love Our Colleges Week

Sunday 20 October 2019

The Bedford College Group helped to fly the flag for Love Our Colleges week with a variety of events.

Making money in music business

Friday 18 October 2019

Professionals from the modern music industry shared their insights and experience in careers within the business to students at Bedford College this week.
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Fiver Fest films

Thursday 10 October 2019

Highlighting the best Bedford has to offer was the task given to Creative Media students at Bedford College to mark Fiver Fest week (runs until October 12th).
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Talking up teaching in Tokyo

Thursday 10 October 2019

The Bedford College Group is a well-known name in further educational circles for leading the way in continuing professional development for staff.
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Future Foresters at Shuttleworth College

Thursday 10 October 2019

The future is bright for the growing forestry sector – so heard more than 200 students from across the country at a unique Future Foresters Skills Day organised by the Royal Forestry Society.
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On The Brink of stardom

Thursday 12 September 2019

Two Bedfordshire film makers will be walking the red carpet for the premiere of their latest film at Cineworld on Saturday 14 September.
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Raising the roof in construction training

Wednesday 11 September 2019

Setting the standards for training in the modern construction industry is now a key role for one of The Bedford College Group’s Directors, David Wilkins.
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New Vice Principal of The Bedford College Group is Karen Campbell

Friday 6 September 2019

Karen will be responsible for Apprenticeships, land-based learning, construction and STEM (science technology engineering and maths). This follows Karen’s experience as Director of Social Studies at the Group since 2018.
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Sign here for WorldSkills

Monday 2 September 2019

The Bedford College Group will be centre stage at the WorldSkills UK Live event at the NEC Birmingham in November.
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Pioneering T-Levels

Thursday 29 August 2019

The Bedford College Group has been pioneering the work-placement element of the T-levels across Bedfordshire and Northamptonshire over the last year.
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Sounds of the underground

Wednesday 21 August 2019

Sir David Attenborough has introduced us to the idea that plants have senses which can respond to their environment. Now a 22-year-old at Shuttleworth College is trying to find out if they react to sound.
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Transformational team

Tuesday 20 August 2019

The transformation of a group of young people who signed up to a Prince’s Trust Team programme run by The Bedford College Group was celebrated at a dedicated event earlier this summer.
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The Alligators go in two by two

Friday 16 August 2019

The alligators are the first to move in to the new £3.65m Zoological Educational Centre which is now filling up with animals.
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Sculpting a Career Down Under

Wednesday 7 August 2019

Former Bedford College student Andrew Poppleton is forging an international reputation as a sculptor in Australia since completing a one-year foundation course in art and design in 2002.
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Your chance to be part of the New Zoological Education Centre

Wednesday 31 July 2019

Shuttleworth College’s brand new Zoological Education Centre (ZEC), opening this September to animals, students and staff.
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