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Darlington College NCTJ journalism students Jonathan Barber and David Burton joined the Northern Echo team reporting on the funeral of BBC Tees broadcaster Ali Brownlee on Teesside.

In Adults, In the Press, News, on the 26th, February 2016

Growing up as a passionate Middlesbrough fan and an aspiring commentator, Ali Brownlee was someone who I dreamed of emulating when I was older. Aged 11, I wrote to numerous broadcasters asking for help to pursue my dreams of being a commentator, but was left disappointed...

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Support workers from Darlington College are going up hill and down dale to raise funds for budding Paralympic star Kieran Maxwell

In Adults, In the Press, News, School Leavers, on the 15th, February 2016

On May 21 and 22, he and Bob Simpson – who provides additional learning support at the college – will attempt the Three Peaks Challenge, which involves climbing the highest peaks of Scotland, England and Wales in the space of 24 hours. Rob said:...

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Games Development Students Spend Day at CCP, Testing EVE Valkyrie

In Adults, Employers, In the Press, News, School Leavers, on the 10th, February 2016

Games development students from Darlington College spent the day with global gaming developers CCP, Newcastle, testing out their latest multiplayer dogfighting shooter game, EVE Valkyrie. The Icelandic-based games company, which has offices in Reykjavik, Atlanta and Shanghai, has been creating the multi-million pound space...

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Next Step for Darlington College Business Students

In In the Press, News, School Leavers, on the 9th, February 2016

The Business Level 3 students have offers from Northumbria, Sunderland and Teesside Universities on business management, marketing management and criminology courses following completion of their college studies in June. Student Michelle Hutchison said she was very happy to gain her unconditional offer from Northumbria University...

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Vicky Neeson Wins Darlington College Student of the Year at Annual Awards Ceremony.

In Adults, In the Press, News, School Leavers, University Level, on the 8th, February 2016

Vicky Neeson was presented with the principal’s top award at a celebration event at Darlington College to recognise dedication, enthusiasm and excellence in learning. Vicky, 30, of Catterick, was also presented with the Outstanding Student for Access to Higher Education after completing the Darlington...

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Northern Echo editor Peter Barron featured the training of Darlington College’s trainee NCTJ journalists in his latest column

In News, on the 26th, January 2016

THERE are journalists all over the world who were trained in Darlington. For decades, the town has not only been known for giving birth to the railways but nurturing careers in the media. Eminent members of the profession who cut their teeth at Darlington...

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Tuesday, 21st November 2017 - 5.30pm-7.30pm

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Tuesday, 5th December 2017 - 11.30am -2.30pm

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