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College catering students cook up WW1 recipes

November 17, 2014 Tags: Press Release, Hospitality & Catering

Hospitality and catering students from Wakefield College recently cooked up a historic feast in conjunction with West Yorkshire Archive Services.

College celebrates Graduation Ceremony

November 11, 2014 Tags: Press Release, Graduation, Higher Education

Over 500 people braved Saturday’s wet conditions to see Wakefield College graduates receive their awards at Wakefield Cathedral. This year’s guest speaker was Paul Reid, Chair of Wakefield First.

College lecturer lands head coach role at York Knights

November 10, 2014 Tags: Press Release, Sport, Rugby League Development Centre

An exciting new course has received the seal of approval from the region’s digital and creative industries. The Level 3 Creative and Digital Industries diploma, to be delivered by Wakefield College, will prepare school leavers for a career in the creative, digital and IT (CDIT) sectors.

Graduation Day 2014 in Photos

November 08, 2014 Tags: Graduation, Photo Gallery, Higher Education

Photos from the 2014 Graduation Ceremony including robing, photograph, the procession and Ceremony in Wakefield Cathedral...

Graduation Day 2014 Highlights

November 08, 2014 Tags: Graduation, Movie Gallery, Higher Education

Video highlights from the 2014 Graduation Ceremony including robing and photography...

New course is backed by local creative industries

October 28, 2014 Tags: Press Release, Media, Art & Design, Web Design

An exciting new course has received the seal of approval from the region’s digital and creative industries. The Level 3 Creative and Digital Industries diploma, to be delivered by Wakefield College, will prepare school leavers for a career in the creative, digital and IT (CDIT) sectors.

Wakefield College footballers triumph against Bolton

October 13, 2014 Tags: Press Release, Sport, Football Development Centre

Footballers from Wakefield College’s Football Development Centre (FDC) got chance to battle it out with the international scholars’ team at Championship side Bolton Wanderers last week, and came out trumps after an enthralling game which finished 5-4 to Wakefield College.

Sixth Form at Crofton Academy Opening

September 15, 2014 Tags: Photo Gallery, Sixth Form, Sixth Form at Crofton Academy, Corporate

The region’s newest Sixth Form was officially opened by England Rugby Union Head Coach Stuart Lancaster this week...

England Rugby Union Head Coach opens new Sixth Form…

September 15, 2014 Tags: Press Release, Corporate, Sixth Form at Crofton Academy, Sixth Form

The region’s newest Sixth Form was officially opened by England Rugby Union Head Coach Stuart Lancaster this week. Crofton Sixth Form, a pioneering partnership between Wakefield College and Crofton Academy welcomed a host of local dignitaries, school heads and other VIPs as the ribbon was cut to welcome new students at the start of the new academic year.

Prospectus Movie

September 01, 2014 Tags: Movie Gallery

Watch our 2014 prospectus launch movie and check out the five reasons to choose Wakefield College...