Barnsley College

Type: Organization
Name: Barnsley College
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Sheffield student’s week of dreaming spires

Sheffield teenager Lauren Taylor has had a week to remember - after landing a place at a prestigious Oxford University summer school.The 17-year-old from Mellor Lea Farm Drive in Ecclesfield enjoyed a programme of classes and activities dedicated to the ... [Published Sheffield Star - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 2 reports

Barnsley course to upgrade science qualifications

Barnsley College is offering a new GCSE science course which can be studied on a part-time basis from next month.The 30-week course will offer students the opportunity to upgrade their existing qualification, particularly to train for careers such as ... [Published Sheffield Star - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Students enjoy a rally good day on the track

Engineering students from Barnsley College took to the track under the expert eye of top rally driver Dave Hemingway.The teenagers were invited to a special day held at the Chris Birkbeck Rally School in North Yorkshire.The youngsters were briefed on ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 1 reports

Barnsley girls reign in Spain

Girls from Barnsley College are celebrating after their under 19 football team won a top international tournament in Spain.The sports academy side clinched the tropy with a 2-0 win over SV Nollingen from Germany at the event held in Barcelona.Goals came ... [Published Sheffield Star - Aug 13 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

College struggles to lure international students

LURING international students to Barnsley has not been as easy as expected, with only a handful coming over rather than the 100 first anticipated.Barnsley College revealed its ambitious plans to sell the town to the world and move into the marketplace ... [Published Barnsley Chronicle - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Aug 05 2014 - Updated Aug 05 2014 - 1 reports

Barnsley courses can lead to new careers

Barnsley College is offering two part-time courses for people wishing to train for a wide range of early years, teaching and health science careers.The first covers key elements of childcare and psychology while the second takes in biology, health studies ... [Published Sheffield Star - Aug 05 2014]
First reported Aug 05 2014 - Updated Aug 05 2014 - 2 reports

College announces teaching plan for China

GRAND plans to draw international students to Barnsley may not be bringing in the numbers hoped just yet but Barnsley College has another ace card - it is teaching A-levels in China.Principal Colin Booth is confident the new venture will go some way to ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Aug 05 2014]
First reported Aug 01 2014 - Updated Aug 01 2014 - 1 reports

University graduate completes 16 years in education without missing a SINGLE day

Laura Kaye went through school, college and university without taking a day off and hopes her impeccable record will help her land a jobSuper-fit Laura Kaye has gone through 16 years of school, college and university, without missing a day.The 21-year-old ... [Published Mirror.co.uk - Aug 01 2014]
First reported Aug 01 2014 - Updated Aug 01 2014 - 1 reports

College tutors volunteer for Hospice build

TUTORS from Barnsley College brickwork department swapped their skills from brickwork to joinery to erect a wooden arbour for the new inpatient unit garden at Barnsley Hospice.Jon Mellor, Keith Parr and Wayne Lumb assembled the arbour which had originally ... [Published Barnsley Chronicle - Aug 01 2014]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 2 reports

16:08 Barnsley lass who's never had a day off

LAURA Kaye has gone through 16 years of school, college and university without taking a single day off.The 21-year-old art and design graduate started at the nursery at Churchfield Primary school in Cudworth and went through to the end of year six as ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Bricklayer builds his way to success in wall competition

A construction student from Sheffield has used his bricklaying skills to get a high placing in a major competition.Reece Tuffnell, aged 18, from Shiregreen, gained second place in the senior category of the wall-building contest organised by the Guild ... [Published Sheffield Star - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

wombwell Helena’s hair today, gone tomorrow

Wombwell woman Helena Kelly had 13 inches of her hair cut off to raise funds for young cancer patients.Helena, of Edward Street, donated cash to the Little Princess Trust which makes wigs for children who have lost their own hair through cancer treatment. ... [Published Sheffield Star - Jul 21 2014]

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"The original plan said we would have 100 by now and that didn't work out as well as we thought but it doesn't mean it will not work long term."
"We've given 35 students a good experience for the last year, which makes selling coming here to other people easier because of word of mouth and we hope that will continue to develop."
"BAM will work hard and use all our skills to ensure the advanced technology centre benefits students, lecturers and the wider community for many years to come."
"I have a varied style, but I suppose what I am perhaps already known for is a collection of 3D swirl dresses- they were featured at Brighton fashion week" she said

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Sheffield student’s week of dreaming spires [Published Sheffield Star - Aug 19 2014]
Barnsley course to upgrade science qualifications [Published Sheffield Star - Aug 18 2014]
Students enjoy a rally good day on the track [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Aug 18 2014]
Barnsley pop-up shop for GCSE students [Published Sheffield Star - Aug 18 2014]
A-levels results in full for South Yorkshire sc... [Published Yorkshire Post - Aug 14 2014]
Barnsley girls reign in Spain [Published Sheffield Star - Aug 13 2014]
College struggles to lure international students [Published Barnsley Chronicle - Aug 12 2014]
Barnsley courses can lead to new careers [Published Sheffield Star - Aug 05 2014]
College announces teaching plan for China [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Aug 05 2014]
College announces teaching plan for China [Published Barnsley Chronicle - Aug 05 2014]
BAM contracted for £10 million Advanced Technol... [Published B Daily - Aug 04 2014]
University graduate completes 16 years in educa... [Published Mirror.co.uk - Aug 01 2014]
Katie follows her dreams in fashion [Published Barnsley Chronicle - Aug 01 2014]
College tutors volunteer for Hospice build [Published Barnsley Chronicle - Aug 01 2014]
Plans for £41m town revamp on show [Published BBC - Aug 01 2014]
16:08 Barnsley lass who's never had a day off [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Jul 31 2014]
Barnsley lass who's never had a day off [Published Barnsley Chronicle - Jul 31 2014]
Barnsley revamp plans to be revealed [Published Sheffield Star - Jul 28 2014]
Prospect House Invite You To View Their New Sen... [Published Barnsley Towntalk - Jul 26 2014]
Bricklayer builds his way to success in wall co... [Published Sheffield Star - Jul 23 2014]
Business growth firm expands [Published Sheffield Star - Jul 21 2014]
wombwell Helena’s hair today, gone tomorrow [Published Sheffield Star - Jul 21 2014]
Barnsley Green course gives fresh start to teens [Published Sheffield Star - Jul 21 2014]
Library demolition - in pictures [Published Barnsley Chronicle - Jul 18 2014]
Barnsley welcomes Yorkshire in Bloom judges [Published Barnsley Council Online - Jul 16 2014]
Penistone sport student scoops award [Published Look Local UK - Jul 16 2014]
Student gets award for helmet design [Published Barnsley Chronicle - Jul 15 2014]
Cheers outside court in Sheffield for arrested ... [Published Socialist Worker - Jul 08 2014]
Higher education workers strike for decent pay [Published Socialist Worker - Dec 03 2013]
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