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Burnley College’s popular Science and Technology Festival goes global!
A key event in the calendar for many families, Burnley College’s Science and Technology Festival educates and entertains in the amazing universe of Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths – but this year had a difference. With no need to beat the crowds, visitors joined in from the kitchen table, their garden – or from classrooms across the UK and beyond!
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Burnley College Sixth Form student Tom wins a great new ipad
A Burnley College Sixth Form Centre student is celebrating after winning a new ipad in a free draw which he entered before enrolling this autumn.
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Fisher More High School students explore College's outstanding music facilities
A group of talented young music students from Fisher More High School, Colne, visited Burnley College Sixth Form Centre to make use of its outstanding music facilities as part of their studies.
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Learning about healthy eating and looking after the environment are important lessons for the pupils of St Peter's School, Burnley. As part of their lessons, the school's Year 4 pupils joined College staff members to take part in some exciting outdoor and environmental inspired activities as part of Growing Up With Burnley College, an event aimed at teaching children the importance of the wildlife and plants at our doorsteps. First on the agenda for the day was a planting exercise, which took p...
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Schools from across East Lancashire have come together at Burnley College today for The Burnley College School Debating Competition. Each school has entered their own debating team to take part in The Burnley College School Debating Competition, which will see two rivals battle it out in the gruelling final to become the region's debating champions. Taking part are Bowland High, Witton Park, West Craven, Fearns, Unity College, The Hollins, Ribblesdale, Hameldon and Shuttleworth College. Burnle...
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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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In Pictures: Year 9 and 10 event

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Burnley College Year 9 and 10 event was last night, thank you to all who attended and made it such a great evening. Here are some pictures of the night - there will be a larger album on our Facebook page too for visitors who'd like to try and spot themselves in the crowd! [SlideDeck2 id=3217] The Year 9 and 10 event was held to give school pupils a chance to find out what options and opportunities they have no matter what choices they make after their GCSEs. Burnley College were joined by Burn...
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If you're about to leave school and are wondering what to do next, our year 9 and 10 event was made for you! On Thursday 8th May 2014 from 5:30pm to 8:30pm, our Year 9 and 10 event will take place, aimed at helping pupils to decide what’s next after school. It's a challenging time right now for school leavers, with GCSEs and big decisions like choosing a sixth form and deciding what to do after school is over coming all at once. Our year 9 and 10 event has been created to help students make t...
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