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Outstanding students Hannah Till and Danny Mort have successfully secured competing places for the second year at the Gothia World Cup 2015, as part of Burnley College Sixth Form Centre’s Football Academy Teams. The Gothia Cup is the world’s largest and international youth football tournament. Each year, around 1600 teams from 80 nations take part and they play 4500 games on 110 fields. Alongside achieving this outstanding success for a second year, students Hannah Till and Danny Mort have be...
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The Construction and Future Technologies Centre has welcomed a brand new building project for students in the form of a purpose-built bungalow. Giving students the opportunity to use their construction training and skills to build a full-scale bungalow in the Construction and Future Technologies Centre from start to finish. The frame for the bungalow was delivered over the half-term period. Watch it being installed below. Students have now set to work building walls, plastering, taking care ...
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Today (Thursday 23 April), A Level Performing Arts students will star in their own production of Sarah Kane's seminal play on depression and insomnia, "4.48 Psychosis". *Please note - this play contains very strong language and themes and scenes which some may find distressing* Sarah Kane in 1998 Choosing "4.48 Psychosis" was a brave step for A Level Performing Arts, given that the play has been considered both groundbreaking and obscene by critics, who have argued about its relevance since it ...
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This week, a group of outstanding Burnley College A Level students have been visiting Munich on a five-day residential trip. As part of their course, the history students have taken the opportunity to visit one of Germany's most important cities, both now and during the Second World War. While they were visiting some of the local landmarks and important historical locations, some of the students recorded their thoughts to put into words how the trip has made what they've learned come to life. ...
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Do something different - volunteer in parks

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A VIP project has been launched in East Lancashire and you could be a part of it - that's Volunteer In Parks, in case you didn't know. Volunteering is already hugely popular throughout College and our current volunteers know that spending their free time helping others in the community not only makes them feel good but looks brilliant on their CVs and personal statements too. This term we've been given a number of very exciting new volunteering in parks opportunities to fill, perfect for thos...
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UB40 play UCLan Burnley - share your pics!

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On Saturday 22 November, UB40 took to the stage at UCLan Burnley to play an amazing two hour set for local fans. Playing a rare mixture of classic tracks, new songs from their latest album Getting Over The Storm and a few of what the band themselves called "very, very old tunes", the sold-out venue was singing and dancing until late into the night. Supporting UB40 were the fantastically vibrant Jeremiah Ferrari, who travelled to Burnley to share their own brand of transatlantic-via-Mancheste...
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Outstanding Burnley College Sixth Form Centre student Aneila Afsar beat competition from some of the world’s leading taekwondo athletes to win a Gold Medal at the Commonwealth Taekwondo Championships in Edinburgh. Aneila won 3-1 in her first bout of the competition, before defeating her Australian opponent in the second round by technical knock-out after the fight was brought to a halt by the referee. She then claimed the Gold with a comprehensive 13-8 victory in the final of the competition...
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Building an igloo for Winter Wonderland

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Health and Social Development are constructing an Igloo using four pint plastic milk cartons as part of their Winter Wonderland Craft activity! Children who come to the event will be able to help create the igloo, building it from scratch with milk cartons throughout the day. This amazing recycled sculpture will take pride of place at the centre of the fair, bringing some homespun magic to the College. Children who help to create the igloo will also be able to write a letter to Santa which will...
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