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New college construction manager, Lisa, follows in her father’s and grandfather’s footsteps.

In Adults, In the Press, News, School Leavers, on the 25th, January 2016

Lisa has just been appointed as the first female curriculum construction manager in a Tees Valley college. She started as a 16 year old student on a diploma in construction at Darlington College and now heads a team of 20 men at the same...

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College Tutor Who Devotes Spare Time Inspiring Next Generation of Marines Is Set To Qualify As A Teacher,.

In Adults, In the Press, News, School Leavers, on the 19th, January 2016

‘Steven graduated in Mechanical & Electrical Engineering from Newcastle University in 1993, and 23 years later, teaches at Darlington College in engineering. Steven is a qualified commando and physical training instructor with the Royal Marines Reserves Unit, inspiring 18-24 year olds to get the green...

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Students Have Been Having a Ball After Being Challenged to Design a Charity Poster for The Mayor

In Adults, In the Press, News, School Leavers, University Level, on the 4th, January 2016

His collage of images from Darlington and its twin towns in Europe captured perfectly the mood of internationalism for Mayor Tom Nutt, who is also the driving force behind the Town Twinning Association. The 17-year-old’s design will be transformed into a host of promotional...

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Christmas Cheer To Swell Charity Coffers

In Apprenticeships, In the Press, News, School Leavers, University Level, on the 7th, December 2015

From today (Monday, Dec 7, 2015) visitors to the Star Radio website,, will be able to download the ‘Winter Wonderland’ single for £1 and all the proceeds will go to the Star Giving Fund. The video, starring students and staff from Darlington College...

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Applied Science Student Rachel Secures Place Studying Criminology at Leeds Beckett University

In Adults, In the Press, News, School Leavers, on the 3rd, December 2015

A former Darlington College student hopes to use her scientific knowledge to become a crime-fighting detective. Rachel Hall, from Aiskew,  has secured a degree in Criminology from Leeds Beckett University, and is pursuing her dream of joining the police service. Rachel, aged 19, said...

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artists design legal highs campaign

Young Designers Assist Police Campaign Warning of the Dangers of Legal Highs.

In Adults, Apprenticeships, Employers, In the Press, News, School Leavers, on the 17th, November 2015

Six artworks warning of the dangers of new psychoactive substances (NPS), known as legal highs, were selected and will now feature in a police campaign targeting the young. The students were rewarded for their efforts by the mayor of Darlington Tom Nutt at a...

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