WESTON COLLEGE

Monday, July 8, 2019

An apprentice from Thatchers Cider has been named learner of the year at the Weston College Business Awards.

Monday, June 10, 2019

A Weston woman completed her first flight as a qualified helicopter pilot.

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Thursday, May 9, 2019

A musical based on a film will be performed in Weston next week.

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Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Talented students will perform their latest play in Weston this evening (Wednesday).

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Saturday, March 30, 2019

Weston College's maths and English departments have been crowned the best in the country at a national awards ceremony.

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Tuesday, March 19, 2019

A Weston College has been ranked as the best college to work for in the UK according to The Times Best Companies to Work for list.

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Sunday, March 10, 2019

Weston college will host a day of events run by Microsoft this month showcasing how technology can improve educational experiences.

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Wednesday, March 6, 2019

A course at Weston College for people with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) has been nominated for an award.

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Friday, March 1, 2019

The Chelis Theatre Company is set to perform a cherished 1930s story, The Wizard Of Oz, in Weston next month.

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Friday, February 22, 2019

An RNLI volunteer has completed his first step towards becoming a qualified boat crew member.

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Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Paintings, photography, print and mixed media created by students a students have gone on display at an art gallery.

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Monday, February 18, 2019

A charity is appealing for funding to convert an abandoned building in Weston-super-Mare's town centre into the UK's first cannabis education centre.

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Thursday, February 14, 2019

Weston College has launched a campaign which aims to create 600 jobs and training opportunities in six months.

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Friday, February 8, 2019

Bristol Airport will be holding a jobs fair at Weston College later this month.

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Monday, February 4, 2019

Weston College is set to open a new training centre which will focus on reducing the skills-gap in the building industry.

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Wednesday, January 16, 2019

A therapist who began her career as an apprentice at one of the region's leading spas has now become mentor for the next generation of beauticians.

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Saturday, January 12, 2019

At approximately 700 years old, it could be possible that Worle Village School, 
 the name by which it is now known, is one of the oldest school buildings in the kingdom.

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Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Police are hunting a suspect after a man was reportedly stabbed outside Weston College this afternoon (Tuesday).

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Monday, December 3, 2018

Work on a new cycleway which will link Weston town centre with the college and hospital is due to begin later this month.

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Sunday, October 15, 2017

New-look hair salons have opened at Weston College after a £200,000 revamp.

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Sunday, August 6, 2017

Young patients at Weston General Hospital will have their day brightened thanks to some colourful murals painted by Weston College students.

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Thursday, July 27, 2017

The scaffolding which has been covering the iconic frontage of Weston-super-Mare's Winter Gardens for months has been removed to reveal the refurbished pavilion, which Weston College is due to re-open in September.

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Friday, June 16, 2017

The principal of Weston College will be recognised for his dedication to improving education in Weston-super-Mare when he is awarded a CBE.

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Monday, February 6, 2017

North Somerset headteachers have criticised the Department for Education's 16-18 performance tables for presenting colleges as 'exam factories'.

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Friday, January 20, 2017

A group of students were given a taste of public speaking in a formal environment last week.

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Monday, November 14, 2016

Weston College is continually growing, it is Ofsted outstanding and now has its own degree-level leg - University Centre Weston. Its staff and students often appear within the pages of the Mercury for their successes - and most Westonian's know of the college's plans to transform buildings such as the Winter Gardens and the Arosfa. But, we have put together a list of quirky facts you might not know about the college.

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Saturday, September 24, 2016

Employers say students' work experience could be the solution to a growing skills gap - but only 61 per cent of schools in the South West offer their students support securing placements.

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Saturday, September 24, 2016

The benefits of apprenticeships will be promoted by a new ambassador at Weston College.

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Monday, April 25, 2016

Five students from Weston College will be starting work experience placements at Bristol Airport after infrastructure group Balfour Beatty entered into a new partnership with the college.

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Friday, April 1, 2016

Work is progressing quickly to convert a former hotel in Weston to a law and professional services academy.

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Saturday, March 12, 2016

Weston-super-Mare's Streetlife users have engaged in a lively debate this week about the future of Weston College.

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Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Weston College has recognised one of the supporters of its construction department by giving them an award.

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Sunday, February 7, 2016

Music students from Weston-super-Mare were given the opportunity to perform at one of the world's most famous recording studios - London's Abbey Road.

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Thursday, February 4, 2016

A Formula Ford which was damaged in a crash at Silverstone in November is being repaired by staff and students at Weston College.

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Tuesday, January 26, 2016

Students on Weston College's hair and beauty course have been put through their paces for the chance to make a final competition squad.

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Friday, January 22, 2016

Scaffolding has gone up outside a Weston hotel which will be turned into a law academy, just days after the purchase was announced.

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Tuesday, January 19, 2016

More than 150 construction students had to showcase their skills and compete under pressure at Weston College.

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Monday, January 11, 2016

A HOTEL in Weston-super-Mare has been bought by Weston College as part of its expansion.

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Monday, January 11, 2016

RUMOURS that Weston-super-Mare's Italian Gardens will be used to store for construction equipment during the Winter Gardens redevelopment - or even become a car park in the longer term - have been quashed.

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Saturday, January 9, 2016

Exhibition raises £1,300

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Friday, January 8, 2016

A PARTNERSHIP which trascends thousands of miles and a cultural divide has been forged between Weston College and China.

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Friday, January 8, 2016

MATHEMATICIANS from Weston College have shown off their quick-thinking skills in an A-level challenge.

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Tuesday, January 5, 2016

A GROUP of A-level law students from Weston College reached the final of the Bar National Mock Trial competition.

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Monday, January 4, 2016

THE first meeting of a group set up to protect community access to the Winter Gardens has taken place at Weston College.

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Sunday, January 3, 2016

A NEW focus on teaching students the specifics of nuclear buildings and other key skills for construction will be introduced at Weston College, after a new learning agreement was signed.

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Thursday, December 31, 2015

TALENTED student filmmakers will be showcasing their work at the Dirigo International Student Film Festival.

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Monday, December 14, 2015

WESTON College is looking for new employers to sign up to take on apprentices and is getting into the festive spirit by offering a range of gifts for anyone who gets involved in its campaign.

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Sunday, December 13, 2015

A FOOTBALL team which is made up of people with learning difficulties or disabilities from Weston-super-Mare will represent the South West.

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Saturday, December 12, 2015

TWO Weston College students will be representing the UK at a competition in Abu Dhabi.

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Saturday, November 28, 2015

THE old Grove Park tennis courts in Weston-super-Mare have been transformed into a new sporting facility.

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