Wigan & Leigh COllege News

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Students excel in Greater Manchester Colleges Group Skills Competitions

April 01, 2019

Wigan & Leigh College students enjoyed huge success in this year’s Greater Manchester Colleges Gro...

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Civil Engineering students undertake mock interviews

March 28, 2019

Construction firm Carefoot PLC visited BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma Civil Engineering students at t...

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Deanery High School wins Wigan Challenge

March 27, 2019

Wigan & Leigh College launched its first cross-curriculum Challenge last week, with a number of scho...

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College attracts host of employers to support National Careers Week

March 15, 2019

Wigan & Leigh College celebrated National Careers Week by hosting an array of employer talks and wor...

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College celebrates National Apprenticeship Week

March 09, 2019

The weeklong national celebrations showcase and highlight apprentices in colleges and the college st...

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Engineering Degree Students Enhance their Careers

February 12, 2019

Students studying on the BEng (Hons) Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering (Top-up) degree have e...

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Students benefitting from Work Placements

January 30, 2019

College students have been benefitting from undertaking work placements with local businesses and or...

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£1.8m investment for Centre of Excellence in Engineering

January 29, 2019

The College will receive £603,000 from GMCA’s Skills Capital fund which will be used to support a...

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College Recognised for Excellence in Plastering

January 15, 2019

Our Construction department scooped an award which recognised them as the best College in the North ...

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Teacher Trainees Learn about Prison Education

December 04, 2018

Neil Frankland from Wymott Prison, Leyland visited the University Centre Wigan & Leigh College to de...

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Jenny Meadows Guest Lectures at Leigh College

November 21, 2018

Former Olympic athlete, Jenny Meadows delivered a guest lecture at Leigh College for Foundation Degr...

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Students Learn from Invictus Games Star and Elite Coach

November 20, 2018

Sports students from Leigh College enjoyed a brilliant coaching session with former British Olympic ...

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