Tuesday, 27 April, 2021
Fresh off releasing his latest feature film Ammonite, writer-director and former Wakefield College student Francis Lee sat down with us to chat about the film, his time at the College and advice…
Wednesday, 12 February, 2020
Mechanics’ Performing Arts dance students have been donning the famous ‘postie’ uniform to feature in Royal Mail’s latest video.
Monday, 16 December, 2019
Pupils in Years 4-6 from around the Wakefield district have completed a term of coding at Wakefield College in conjunction with the Wakefield Children’s University.
Tuesday, 11 June, 2019
A Mechanics’ Performing Arts student has beaten off competition from more than 2000 entrants to be crowned Miss Dance Great Britain 2019.
Friday, 10 May, 2019
Wednesday's opening night performance of We Will Rock You kicked off the summer season in style over at Mechanics' Performing Arts.
Thursday, 11 April, 2019
Level 2 Art students Lily and Josh celebrate Wakefield College Ofsted results with fantastic natural sculptures.
Monday, 11 February, 2019
Level 1 Art, Design and Media students have teamed up with Cannon Hall Farm to design a mural to celebrate the 30th anniversary of its opening this March.
Thursday, 07 June, 2018
Wakefield College is backing Theatre Royal Wakefield’s new Centre for Creativity after signing up as a sponsor on its new wall of fame. The sponsorship package will see the College join a host of other regional partners and individuals backing the drive to promote creative talent in the district.
Wednesday, 20 September, 2017
The Wakefield College Work Placement team were invited to look around the new Rhubarb Radio studios in Wakefield.
Wednesday, 21 June, 2017
Fashion and Textiles students from Wakefield College showcased their final year pieces at a Summer Fashion Show at The Ridings on Thursday 15th June. Hosted by The Ridings’ resident stylist and merchandiser Tina Gill, in the centre’s new middle mall events space, the show featured summer looks from stores alongside the student pieces.