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Leeds City College student wins computer science competition

Laurence Syree, a Games Development student at Leeds City College, won this year’s coveted Pi Wars competition. Pi Wars, the Raspberry Pi robotics challenge in Cambridge, involved teams from around…

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Leeds City College welcomes former Alf Cooke employee on campus

This week, Leeds City College welcomed a very special guest on campus. Jim Murphy, a former employee of the Alf Cooke Printworks back in 1952, enjoyed a slice of cake and a glass of wine at The Food…

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Former catering and hospitality student has ambitions to run her own restaurant

Daniela Lunga studied at Leeds City College between 2013 and 2016. During this time, she completed courses in cake decoration, bakery, patisserie, hospitality service and professional cookery. The…

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Leeds City College part of newly rebranded group

Leeds City College is part of one of the biggest rebranding exercises in the further education sector, unveiled this month by creative agency LDA. The newly branded Collab Group…

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Talented Leeds City College butchery student competes in Australia

Talented Leeds City College butchery student, Hannah Blakey, is competing in a prestigious competition on 30 April in Australia. The Lifeline Young Butcher competition will be the 17 year old’s…

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Former Aviation student flies high with Virgin Atlantic

Former Aviation Operations student, Georgia Stead (19), is celebrating her new role as cabin crew member at Virgin Atlantic, following her course at Leeds City College. What made you choose an…

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Leeds City College hosts professional bread making masterclass

Chefs from across the country attended an exclusive bread masterclass at Leeds City College on Tuesday 4 April. Hosted by the college’s talented patisserie tutor, Fabrice Teston, the team of 10…

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University Centre students raise money for charity

A group of University Centre students hosted a gaming event to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support. It formed part of their Professional Development module, resulting in £128 for the…

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Former Health and Social Care student realises her potential

Former Health and Social Care student, Mica Icrkringill, always wanted to work with children so she enrolled onto a level 3 course at Leeds City College to explore her options and broaden her…

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IT students develop their skills at Leeds City Council

Three IT students enjoyed a two-week placement with the digital support team at Leeds City Council. They worked alongside the service desk team and helped with a number of support services including…

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The Creative Arts department launches exciting new short courses

If you want an artistic challenge or you’re just looking for a new hobby, Leeds City College has a short course for you. In May, there will be three exciting courses in pottery, painting and…

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Male student becomes childcare role model

Reece Sickling first arrived at Leeds City College on a taster day for a Childcare course. He was a quiet, anxious 14-year-old boy, the only learner from his high school in a room full of girls. His…