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New vision for the college of the future puts Further Education at the heart of investment and opportunity

A vision for the college of the future putting Further Education at the heart of investment and opportunity has been set out in a newly-published…

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Nelson and Colne College Group best in the North West in national AoC sport initiative

Staff and students at Nelson and Colne College Group have shown their sporting prowess in a series of initiatives organised by the Association of Colleges…

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Journey to ‘bring the extraordinary’ to Accrington and Rossendale College with impressive campus transformation

Accrington and Rossendale College’s journey towards becoming extraordinary is continuing – as the £4million campus transformation enters its final phase. The college, which became part…

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Employer need is at the heart of diverse Nelson and Colne College Group University Centre offer

Nelson and Colne College Group’s Dean of Higher Education is urging businesses to consider utilising this period of time to upskill workforces through a new…

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‘Now is your time’: diverse University Centre offer opening doors to Lancashire learners during lockdown

Nelson and Colne College Group’s Higher Education Dean says ‘now is your time’ as she encourages adults across Lancashire to use lockdown as an opportunity…

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Hair and Beauty salons are a highlight of Accrington and Rossendale College’s £4million makeover

Brand new industry-standard Hairdressing and Beauty salons are a highlight of Accrington and Rossendale College’s £4million makeover. The bright and spacious salons are kitted out…

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Highly successful Burnley FC programme to launch at Accrington and Rossendale College

The highly successful Burnley FC Shadow Youth Team programme that mixes football skills and academic study is coming to Accrington and Rossendale College from September….

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Accrington and Rossendale College goes from strength to strength as it celebrates rise in National Achievement Rate Tables

Accrington and Rossendale College is continuing to go from strength to strength – boosting its position in the newly published National Achievement Rate Tables following…

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Accrington and Rossendale College moves to online teaching to support the continuation of students’ studies

Nelson and Colne College and Accrington and Rossendale College have moved to online teaching from today (Friday 20 March 2020). Robust online distance learning plans…

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Principal of Nelson and Colne College Group appointed as National Leader in Further Education

Nelson and Colne College Group Principal Amanda Melton has been appointed to a national team of 11 FE College leaders to drive developments in the…

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