Kendal College student to represent UK in global skills competition
Plumbing and Heating apprentice, Michael, will compete in 2019 WorldSkills Final.
Windermere School begins new academic year on a high
Windermere School is celebrating the start of the academic year with the news that it has been placed near the top of the Sixth Form League Tables.
Students celebrate A-level success in Cumbria
Students and staff at Barrow Sixth Form College had stars in their eyes as they celebrated another impressive year for A-level exam success.
‘Bright’ future for Furness College after success of first year
A college has celebrated the success of its first year after merging, and promised a bright future going forward.
South Cumbria college graded as ‘good’ overall with ‘outstanding’ features
A South Cumbria college has been graded as "good" overall with "outstanding" features.
Multi sports club to keep children active over summer
Furness College has launched a new multi sports holiday club for 6-12 year olds running at The Matchbox Sports and Fitness Centre.
Furness College recognised for high quality university programmes
The Barrow college scored an excellent rating for ensuring students go into highly-skilled employment after their studies.
Final piece of Kendal College’s creative arts complex is now in place
The new state-of-the-art Wildman Street Studios will offer new and exciting production opportunities.
College offers university degrees on the doorstep
Furness College is opening its doors to enable students to experience university degrees on their doorstep at a taster evening this month.
Windermere School celebrates a year of successes
The school’s 154th annual prize day celebrated the events and successes of the past school year.
Barrow college to launch art centre of excellence
A Barrow college is to launch a centre of excellence for art and design.
Chemistry students are among nation’s best
Three Barrow Sixth Form College students achieved silver awards in this year’s UK Chemistry Olympiad.
Sixth form first in county to achieve Leadership Academy Status for sport
Staff and students are celebrating after Barrow Sixth Form College became the first in Cumbria to be awarded Leadership Academy Status.
Kendal College awards evening celebrates apprenticeship achievements
Over 60 prize winning apprentices, their employers and assessors attended this year’s annual celebration of apprentices at Kendal College.
Careers Fair to take centre stage at Kendal College
Around 40 different businesses, voluntary organisations and universities will exhibit at Kendal College’s Careers Fair on Tuesday, March 7.
Students enjoy a Dream Placement with the NHS in Cumbria
A group of four students found out more about healthcare in Cumbria during a Dream Placement.
Concert raises funds for Jo’s Appeal
Talented musicians have raised £100 towards the charity Jo’s Appeal in a concert featuring recitals, monologues and songs from the musicals.
High-performing college receives chartered status
Furness College has been honoured by receiving chartered status in London.
A level design and technology returns to sixth form
Barrow Sixth Form students will be able to study A level design and technology from September thanks to an innovative new partnership.
Furness College tops performance tables
Staff and students are celebrating after Furness College topped the national league table for the progress students make after school.
Merged college board of governors combines wealth of experience
A college that recently merged to become the largest provider of education and skills training in Cumbria welcomes an experienced board of governors.