College Granted Leadership Academy Status

June 25, 2018

Leigh College has been officially recognised by Sports Leaders UK for its excellence in delivery of ...

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Hairdressing apprentice follows in footsteps of her mentor

June 22, 2018

The apprentice is now six months into her placement at Mirror and Mane salon on Upper Dicconson Stre...

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Students meet UK rapper Professor Green

June 20, 2018

The rapper and music personality was at Edge Hill University for a free public event to talk about t...

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Hair & Beauty Showcase Highlights Awareness for Cancer Charity

June 11, 2018

Hair and Beauty students from the College's Image Centre showcased their work from the past year at ...

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Students' designs set for prestigious London catwalk stage

May 21, 2018

A trio of former Wigan & Leigh College fashion students have been selected to show their final degre...

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Cakes hit the sweet spot for nurses

May 16, 2018

Catering students from the College baked some magnificent cakes for NHS staff across the borough to ...

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Free English and Maths for NHS staff

May 15, 2018

Wigan & Leigh College have been offering free English and maths classes for NHS staff for the past t...

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Graduate Success for University Centre

May 08, 2018

After our College celebrated 70 years of delivering higher education, the University Centre was offi...

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We won ‘College of the Year’ at the Educate North Awards

April 30, 2018

We won the accolade of Further Education College of the Year at the Educate North Awards. The presti...

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Former Student makes Prestigious Culinary Final

April 25, 2018

Former professional cookery student, Oliver Mather has made it to the 2018 North West Young Chef of ...

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Apprentices Celebrate at Awards Ceremony

April 23, 2018

The College recognised the contribution from employers and apprentices at a prestigious awards cerem...

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April 16, 2018

Big Bang North West hosted an action packed science extravaganza at Leigh College for pupils from sc...

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