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SUCCESS is in the pipeline for a former plumbing apprentice who is helping to increase the flow of young trainees into the industry
Having initially enrolled at Darlington College after leaving school to become a mechanic Leon, 28, of Darlington, completed his apprenticeship and began working full time in the industry. But after working in a garage environment day after day Leon soon realised that he wanted...
Health lecturer reminisces over former football career and the challenges of playing against FIFA Ballon d’Or winner Lionel Messi
As Barcelona forward Lionel Messi celebrates winning the FIFA Ballon d’Or for a fifth time, a Spennymoor Town defender knows all about the challenges of trying to stop arguably the greatest player the game has ever seen. Stephen Capper, who was capped 68 times...
Darlington College Uniformed Public Services students are celebrating success after being offered conditional and unconditional university places and securing work in the well-sought public services industry. Lydia Ford, 18, was offered a job within the police forces at the interview when the recruiters were...
The former Darlington College student spent months working a day shift, followed by a night shift, topped off with College coursework He is now working alongside some of the best pastry chefs in the industry as part of the national chain of Principal-Hayley hotels....
Talented Darlington College beauty student Helen Pritchard, a mum of five, has been awarded a place to study professional media make-up after excelling on her diploma course. Helen, aged 37, was told last week that she would be one of just 16 to gain a place...
The show, which originally premiered in 2009 shortly before Jackson’s death, is a fitting tribute to the King of Pop’s musical legacy. Performing with a fantastic live band, Thriller felt authentic and special. It was one hit song after the other, from the Jackson...
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