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Printworks Kitchen & Bar wins ‘best café’ award

Printworks Kitchen & Bar has won the ‘best café’ accolade at this year’s Yorkshire Evening Post Restaurant Oliver Awards. The Leeds City College establishment, which was opened in 2017, beat…

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Leeds City College students inspire children to read

A group of students from Leeds City College are set to spread the love of books to hundreds of young children across Leeds. Students from the School of Childhood & Education are taking part in…

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Student rises in the face of adversity to pursue career in law

Zainab Tariq returned to education after eight years, to embark on a new adventure following a challenging time in her life. The 26 year old enrolled on the Access Foundation course a couple of…

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Computer Science student helps girls realise their dreams in the games industry

Not too long ago, when describing a scenario that involved the perceptions of computer science, programming and even video games, the story probably resulted in the proverbial stereotype of…

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Meet the Computer Games duo on a mission to break up the boys’ club

For International Women’s Day we caught up with Project Lead for Games, Fee Laming, and Level 3 Extended Diploma in Games Design student, Katherine Jackson, to discuss the proportion of female…

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Success for University Centre community activities

The University Centre at Leeds City College is offering a number of fun activities in community hubs across the city, in conjunction with the National Collaborative Outreach Programme…

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14+ Apprenticeship Academy celebrates six years of changing lives

The 14+ Apprenticeship Academy celebrated its sixth year with a student reunion. Staff and learners from its inception up to the current cohort gathered to toast success and achievements. The…

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University Centre gets creative in the community

The Creative Arts department at Leeds City College’s University Centre is benefitting from a partnership with Skippko to exhibit staff and student artwork, and run events in the centre of…

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Former student plans to train a million swimmers through academy

Many people struggle with choosing between their passion and earning a living but in Nathaniel Birkett’s case, he chose passion and turned it into something profitable. With several sports…

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Videography allows A level student to visualise emotional experiences

Moving from Slovakia to England is never an easy change. However, A level student Tien Tran Thuy (known as Monica Tran), took her experience in stride and has recently been highly commended in the…

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Student and refugee set for a bright future in acting

Student and refugee who won his asylum appeal in December is set to appear in the Leeds Playhouse production of Hamlet. Hossein Ahmadi feared he would be executed or imprisoned if he returned to…

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A love for languages makes the world go round for biology teaching apprentice

It’s been proven time and time again that learning a new language is one of the best and most fulfilling things you can do and in Kimmy Barr’s case, her passion to learn songs in 23 languages is…