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My City Art Project

Art students from Eccles Sixth Form Centre have joined with local Primary and High School children to host the first ‘My City’ art project exhibition. Students from Eccles Sixth Form…

23 July 2013

Salford Students Grill Hazel Blears

Politics and Media students from Salford City College and Salford University were presented with the rare opportunity to grill MP for Salford and Eccles, Rt. Hon Hazel Blears. The event, hosted at the college’s Pendleton Sixth Form Centre and saw … Read more

23 July 2013

Pompeii Trip Is A Success With Students

A student’s account of the Geography and Classics trip to Pompeii. Pompeii 2013, probably the best trip ever. There was lots to do, things to see, socialising to be done. The first day was Pompeii itself, presented by probably the … Read more

23 July 2013

Charity Football Match at Eccles Sixth Form Centre

Students from Eccles Sixth Form Centre recently competed in a charity football match for the Joshua Wilson Cup. Foundation students from the college took part in the football match versus a team from Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue. The students … Read more

23 July 2013

Oxbridge Talk Boosts Student Confidence To Aim High

Professor Helen Thompson, lecturer at Cambridge University, spoke to students at Eccles Sixth Form Centre about the possibility of studying at Oxbridge. High achieving students at Eccles Sixth Form Centre were treated to a rare insight into the mind of … Read more

23 July 2013

Students Attend Salford Futures Discussion

Foundation students Luke Bamford and Jamie Harper mixed with Salford Councillors at the prestigious event. The students were invited to attend the Salford Futures Discussion Forum in March 2013 as reqpresentatives of Salford City College. Luke and Jamie met with … Read more

Students Visit The Sites In London

Childcare and Law students from Eccles Sixth Form Centre visit some of the tourist sites in London. The students’ trip included the Jack the Ripper Tour, Houses of Parliament, London Eye, Buckingham Palace, Supreme Court, Convent Garden, Royal Courts of…

21 March 2013

From Passes To Classes: Rugby Pro Studies At College

Salford City Reds Prop and Wales Rugby Captain Jordan James has been studying at Salford City College towards the PTLLS (Preparing to Teach in the Lifelong Learning Sector) Teacher Training Course. 32 year old Jordan has joined classmates at Salford … Read more

18 March 2013

Red Nose Day at Salford City College

Students at Salford City College’s City, Eccles, Pendleton and Walkden Sixth Form Centres got in to the fundraising spirit in aid of Red Nose Day. The students pulled out all of the stops, dressing in fancy dress, hosting a 80s … Read more

18 March 2013

Barclays Money Skills Week at Salford City College

Salford City College has celebrated Barclays Money Skills Week in style, hosting various events across each of our City, Eccles, Pendleton and Walkden Sixth Form Centres. The celebration events hosted by the college included information sessions held by the Citizens … Read more

11 March 2013

Stowaway Frog Is Fairtrade Poster Boy

As part of Salford City College’s Fairtrade celebrations in honour of Fairtrade Fortnight, students at all of the college’s sixth form centres were given free Fairtrade bananas with lunches purchased from the college canteens. Staff at the college’s City Sixth … Read more

11 March 2013

Fairtrade Fortnight at Salford City College

Staff and students at Salford City College have spent the past two weeks celebrating Fairtrade Fortnight, with events, sales of Fairtrade jewellery, quizes and more being hosted across the college’s City, Eccles, Pendleton and Walkden Sixth Form Centres. The college … Read more

4 March 2013

Students Visit Berlin’s Historic Sites

In February, History students from Eccles Sixth Form Centre visited Berlin for three days as part of their studies on the Cold War and international relations. The students visited the major sites of Berlin from the Reichstag to the Brandenburg … Read more

27 February 2013

Horticulture Students Focus On Community Spirit

Eccles Sixth Form Centre Horticulture students have turned their focus to their local community for inspiration for their next speight of projects. The students have looked to head gardener at Ordsall Hall, Lindsay Berry, who has provided them with professional … Read more

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