Bishop Burton Student Named Best In The Country

Bishop Burton Student Named Best In The Country
July 8, 2019

A student at Bishop Burton College has been named the best in her subject area in the country.

Animal management student, Chloe Rochester has beaten off tough competition from hundreds of other hopefuls to be named ‘BTEC Land-Based Student of the Year’ at a prestigious awards ceremony held by accrediting body Pearson.

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Television Stars To Help Celebrate Students’ Successes

Television Stars To Help Celebrate Students’ Successes
June 12, 2019

Two television stars will be handing out the awards to students at Bishop Burton College’s traditional end of year celebrations.

Presenters Helen Skelton and Jenni Falconer will be the special guests at the college’s Presentation Day events later this month. The event will see around 1,000 students celebrate the successful completion of their studies.

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Api Bavadra Of Bishop Burton College Called Up For England

Api Bavadra Of Bishop Burton College Called Up For England
May 30, 2019

A talented young rugby scholarship student at Bishop Burton Colleg has been called up to represent England.

Student Api Bavadra, 18, has been drafted into the England Sevens squad to compete in the HSBC World Sevens Series in Paris. The competition which he will be playing in will also be shown live on Sky Sports.

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New Academy Launched To Train Future Farmers

New Academy Launched To Train Future Farmers At Bishop Burton College
May 21, 2019

One of the country’s largest family-owned farming business has teamed up with a leading agricultural college to launch a new academy which will train the industry’s future workforce.

JSR Farms will run its new academy in partnership with Bishop Burton College to give aspiring young farmers the opportunity to launch an exciting career in the sector.

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Bishop Burton College Win National Rugby Championships

Bishop Burton College Win National Rugby Championships
May 11, 2019

The first national rugby sevens title win in Bishop Burton College’s history will provide a platform for students to go onto even greater success.

That’s the view of further education rugby coach Tomasi Tanumi, who saw his side win the Association of Colleges (AoC) Rugby Sevens Championship for the first time after an intense schedule of nine games in just three days.

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Football Team At Local College Is One Of The Best In The Country

Football Team At Local College Is One Of The Best In The Country
March 2, 2019

A football team at Bishop Burton College thanks to its partnership with Hull City has helped established its self as one of the best in the county.

The college, near Beverley, is the home of the Hull City Tigers Academy. As a result, talented students are in a position to be spotted by the club and academy prospects released by the Tigers are able to continue playing at a high level with the college.

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New Deputy Principal Appointed At Bishop Burton College

New Deputy Principal Appointed At Bishop Burton College
January 30, 2019

The new deputy principal at an East Yorkshire college says she will be listening closely to the views of students and local businesses to help produce a skilled workforce for the region.

Rachel Ellis-Jones has re-joined Bishop Burton College this week, having previously worked there as an art lecturer at the start of her career.

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