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Themis Apprentices prove they are among the best in the country at finals of WorldSkills UK
A group of seven highly-skilled and motivated Themis at Burnley College Apprentices are heading to Birmingham this week to take part in the finals of WorldSkills UK, where they will take on the very best Apprentices from across the country.
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Burnley College School of Furniture Exhibition 2019 opens to public
Stunning items of furniture, created by students at Burnley College and Themis at Burnley College Apprentices, are on display for the community to enjoy in the 2019 School of Furniture Exhibition.
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Burnley College Furniture Show opened by Mayor of Burnley
The annual Burnley College Furniture Show at Towneley Hall, now in its 11th year, was opened in a prestigious ceremony by the Mayor of Burnley Councillor Jeff Sumner, Burnley College Head of Governors David Meakin and Worshipful Master of the Furniture Company, Ben Burbidge. Visitors can enjoy the exhibition until Sunday 3 July. With pieces on show crafted and designed by Burnley College and UCLan Burnley students and Themis Apprentices showcasing the wide variety of skills taught within the ...
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Furniture Students work exhibited at Towneley Hall

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The annual Burnley College furniture exhibition at Towneley Hall has been firmly established over the past 20 years. Becoming one of the most prestigious events in Burnley's cultural calendar, students of furniture and cabinet making from Burnley College have been invited to exhibit their work since the first show in 1995. Opened by distinguished guests from the Furniture Makers' Company and The Furniture Makers' Guild every year, students' work is placed in high regard among the UK's professio...
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Themis Curriculum Manager

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Curriculum Manager at Themis at Burnley College, Paul Stackhouse has earned ‘Freedom of the City of London’ and has become a Liveryman of the Worshipful Company of Furniture Makers (WCFM) in recognition of his commitment to the UK furniture industry. At a ceremony which took place in the Chamberlain’s Court at London’s Guildhall on the 28 October, Paul received the honour before being appointed Liveryman to the Worshipful Company of Furniture Makers (WCFM) – one of the furniture trade’s h...
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Opened on Tuesday 10th June by Master of the Worshipful Company of Furniture Makers Paul von der Heyde, the Burnley College Towneley Hall Furniture Show has proved to be a big hit. Students' work is on display at the Townley Hall Furniture Show until July 2nd and is now open to the public. From chaise lounges to elegant side tables and contemporary statement pieces, each project has been crafted with care and an impressive level of dedication. Featured in the Lancashire Telegraph on June 11th a...
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The Burnley College and UCLan Burnley School of Furniture will be presenting an exhibition of students’ work at Towneley Hall, open to the public from Wednesday 11th June 2014 until Wednesday 2nd July. The exhibition will be opened by Master of the Worshipful Company of Furniture Makers, Paul von der Heyde on June 10th 2014, after which a private preview event will take place from 2pm for invited guests. Students will attend the private preview event to speak about their pieces and the work th...
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Furniture Show opening ceremony set for 10th June

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The Burnley College Furniture Show 2014 will begin on June 10th with a preview exhibition at Towneley Hall. The exhibition - due to be officially opened at Towneley Hall by the Master of the Worshipful Company of Furniture Makers on the 10th of June - will showcase the work our School of Furniture students and Adult Learners have undertaken over the past year. The pieces will be displayed in Towneley Hall as part of the Furniture Show until Wednesday 2nd July, with the venue being open every Sa...
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Burnley College CAM Week Show Off is coming soon!   “Show Off” is the Creative Arts and Media week, which combines a number of events, including a fashion show, music performances, media showcase, performance pieces and art exhibition. The week opens on 9 June, with a wide variety of activities taking place until 13 June, and the art exhibition culminating on 26 June. Students from Creative Arts and Media have been preparing pieces throughout the year and will be exhibiting them at private v...
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