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Tree planting project commenced at Thornes Park horticulture site

08 April, 2020

Wakefield Girl called up to England Rugby Squad

27 February, 2020

Royal Mail Valentine's Day

14 February, 2020

Mechanics’ Performing Arts stars of the show in Royal Mail’s Valentine’s Day Video

12 February, 2020

Valentine’s Day Dance Video - Behind the scenes

12 February, 2020

Wakefield College celebrates Apprenticeships success…

10 February, 2020

Wakefield Suffragist honoured by historic College building

10 February, 2020

Beaumont Building Official Opening

06 February, 2020

Apprenticeship Awards Ceremony 2020

06 February, 2020

WDH’s Construction Team works with Wakefield College to provide hands on learning for students

31 January, 2020

T Levels update

07 January, 2020

New Generation of Coders Studying at Wakefield College

16 December, 2019

Annual Awards Ceremony 2019

09 December, 2019

England call up for College student

06 December, 2019

Welding expert and former student takes up teaching with Wakefield College

04 December, 2019

Wakefield College students create food hampers for those in need

29 November, 2019

Wakefield College celebrates its annual Graduation Ceremony

14 November, 2019

Graduation 2019 in Photos

12 November, 2019

Graduation Day 2019 Highlights

09 November, 2019

Students helping at The Hepworth Wakefield Garden

07 November, 2019

Students supported The Prince of Wales Hospice Look Good Feel Better event

06 November, 2019

Hospitality & Catering Department receives professional equipment grant

17 October, 2019

Wakefield women triumphant in first Rugby 9s tournament

14 October, 2019

Full marks for new teaching staff at Wakefield College

03 October, 2019

Nail Art

01 October, 2019

Wakefield College’s Access to Higher Education courses open for 2019

05 September, 2019

Wakefield College signs up to the AOC Mental Health and Wellbeing Charter

05 September, 2019

Future Scientists Visit Wakefield College

29 August, 2019

Student Awards 2018

27 August, 2019

A Level Results Day 2019 Movie

15 August, 2019



Wednesday, 27 May, 2020

From 10.00am to 02.00pm

Castleford Campus

Bike & Car Night

06.00pm, Wednesday, 10 June, 2020

Castleford Campus

Open Event

10.00am, Saturday, 20 June, 2020

Wakefield City Campus

The Feed

Golden Ticket makes the rounds!
Golden Ticket makes the rounds!

Another week, another selection of lucky students rewarded for their 100% weekly attendance with the golden ticket worth £100!

College Life
2 March, 2020
The latest dance practice from Mechanics' Performing Arts

Our Mechanics’ Performing Arts dance students killing it again with their latest dance video!

Performing Arts
25 February, 2020
Students at Rhubarb Festival 2020
Students at Rhubarb Festival 2020

Our dedicated Hospitality & Catering students taking time out of their half-term to get stuck in at Rhubarb Festival. They'll be helping out at the demo marquee all weekend.

Hospitality & Catering
22 February, 2020
Prince's Trust allotment project
Prince's Trust allotment project

The Wakefield College Prince’s Trust team are busy on our community project doing up the allotment at St George’s Community Centre.

Foundation Learning
21 February, 2020
Dance students collaborate with Royal Mail

Our dance students colloborated with Royal Mail for their Valentine’s video.

Performing Arts
12 February, 2020
Apprenticeship Awards 2020
Apprenticeship Awards 2020

What a great way to end National Apprenticeships Week with last night’s Apprenticeship Awards Ceremony!

Congrats again to all the winners and finalists and a huge thank you to all our hardworking staff for putting on such a great event to celebrate apprenticeships.

College Life
7 February, 2020