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Getting a taste of Rhubarb Radio

Wednesday, 20 September, 2017

The Wakefield College Work Placement team were invited to look around the new Rhubarb Radio studios in Wakefield.

Wakefield College celebrates A Level results

Thursday, 17 August, 2017

A Level students from Wakefield College’s Sixth Form have once again come up trumps after the class of 2017 achieved another strong set of results. Figures revealed last night showed students achieved an overall pass rate of 96% - the 14th year running the result has exceeded 95%. In addition to the A level success, an impressive 12 BTEC Extended Diploma students achieved three distinction stars – the highest results possible.

Wakefield College teams up with Yamaha Motor Europe

Tuesday, 15 August, 2017

A former engineering student from Wakefield College has ensured future motorcycle studies learners can get to grips with a host of top of the range bikes after his employer Yamaha loaned motorcycles worth more than £80,000 to the College.

91% - Wakefield College University Centre top of the class for Student Satisfaction

Wednesday, 09 August, 2017

The University Centre at Wakefield College is celebrating the results of the National Student Survey, released today, which puts them top of the class for overall student satisfaction for Higher Education courses in the Yorkshire and Humber region.

Wakefield College teams up with Room97 Creative Academy

Wednesday, 09 August, 2017

Wakefield College are proud to announce a new partnership with the award winning Wakefield salon, Room97.


RT @Expwakefield: Come see @wakeycollege students & @Henry_Raby take the stage in a blistering spoken word show to set the world righ…

RT @adeem_younis: Humbled to receive "Highly Commended National Young Director of the Year Award" from @The_IoD. #DotYA #IoD

RT @WTrinityRL: We are pleased to announce our young players will be playing in the Cat 3 Accredited Academy through @wakeycollege

RT @WakeyCollSport: Thank you to @GoSoccerCollege for the talk to our footballers today. 🇺🇸⚽️💪🏼 #wearewakey #soccer #FridayFeeling

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