New College Chief Want Students To Be Able To Follow Their Dreams

New College Chief Want Students To Be Able To Follow Their Dreams
August 6, 2018

The new Chief Executive and Principal of Bishop Burton College has outlined his vision to lead an “outstanding” institution where students are given the platform to follow their dreams.

Bill Meredith has been officially announced as the new permanent Chief Executive and Principal after covering both positions in an acting capacity for 10 months.

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Bishop Burton College Students Are Happiest In East Yorkshire

Bishop Burton College Students Are Happiest In East Yorkshire
July 27, 2018

Degree students at Bishop Burton College are the happiest in East Yorkshire, a new survey has revealed.

The results of the National Student Survey (NSS) 2018 show 86% of students said they were satisfied studying their degree at the Bishop Burton College University Centre, an increase of 14% on the previous year and higher than any other provider in the region.

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Documentary Maker Reggie Yates Helps Students Celebrate Success

Documentary Maker Reggie Yates Helps Students Celebrate Success
July 9, 2018

Multi-award winning documentary maker Reggie Yates told students at an East Yorkshire college they can achieve their dreams by staying true to themselves, as he helped them celebrate completing their studies.

Critically acclaimed Reggie, whose documentaries include the Extreme series shown on Netflix, was the special guest at Bishop Burton College’s annual presentation day event.

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Britain In Bloom Finalist Beverley Needs Your Help To Shine This Summer

Britain In Bloom Finalist Beverley Needs Your Help To Shine This Summer
June 6, 2018

Beverley Town Council, Beverley in Bloom and town volunteers are busy planning for the summer planting and associated horticultural, environmental and community projects within the town which will contribute to the RHS Britain in Bloom campaign 2018.

This is the first time that our beautiful town of Beverley has been a finalist in the RHS Britain in Bloom campaign, which is managed by the Royal Horticultural Society and entry is by invitation only.

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Seminar Held Near Beverley Shines A Light On Rural Housing Issues

Seminar Held Near Beverley Shines A Light On Rural Housing Issues
May 31, 2018

Around 80 people attended a seminar, hosted by East Riding of Yorkshire Council and the East Riding of Yorkshire Rural Partnership, at Bishop Burton College to discuss the challenges of delivering affordable and market housing in rural communities.

The event was attended by a number of housing experts and included guest speakers from the National Housing Federation and East Midlands Community Led Housing.

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Seminar Looks To Tackle Rural Housing Issues In The East Riding

Seminar Looks To Tackle Rural Housing Issues In The East Riding
May 17, 2018

Around 50 people have registered to attend a free seminar focusing on the challenges of delivering affordable and market housing in rural communities on Tuesday, 22 May at Bishop Burton College.

Hosted by East Riding of Yorkshire Council and the East Riding of Yorkshire Rural Partnership, the event will include updates about policy from both a local and national perspective, a series of break-out sessions.

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Bishop Burton College Reach National Football Play-Offs

Bishop Burton College Reach National Football Play-Offs
March 12, 2018

An East Yorkshire college football team has reached the last 16 in the country for the first time in its history.

Bishop Burton College’s further education football academy is officially one of the best in England after securing its place in the national play-offs for the first time.

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Bishop Burton College Cancel Lambing Sunday

Bishop Burton College Cancel Lambing Sunday
March 7, 2018

Bishop Burton College has unfortunately had to cancel Lambing Sunday this weekend (11th March).

The college has received veterinary advice to cancel the event after a number of lambs were identified as having a skin infection. This is believed to have been brought on by stress, caused by the recent adverse weather.

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Latest Premier League Transfer Rumours

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January 10, 2018

Despite the transfer window recently closing just a few days ago, the rumour mill never stops churning. With ever-increasing money coming into the Premier League through TV rights and sponsorship’s, there is no surprise that the English top-flight teams spend more than their foreign counterparts in Europe’s other big leagues.

Below we will be taking a look at some of the January transfer window’s biggest deals (involving Premier League clubs) and some of the rumours that have been surfacing.

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New Tourism Strategy To Be Unveiled At Conference

New Tourism Strategy To Be Unveiled At Conference
November 1, 2017

Business leaders from across the region will be reflecting on the success of Hull 2017 while getting the first look at the county’s tourism strategy for the next five years when they attend next week’s annual tourism conference organised by Visit Hull and East Yorkshire.

Some 250 delegates will be attending Thursday’s (November 9) event at the Mercure Grange Park Hotel in Willerby and will hear from Fran Hegyi, executive director Hull 2017, and Matt Jukes, chief executive of Hull City Council, reflecting on all that has been achieved during City of Culture, before listening to industry expert Professor John Lennon, who will unveil VHEY’s new five-year tourism plan.

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Construction Trade And Careers Event is a Big Success

Construction Trade And Careers Event is a Big Success
October 5, 2017

Construction trade and careers event, Foundations Live 2017, was a resounding success, following its second year.

The event is a collaboration between construction firm Hobson & Porter, Jewson and Bishop Burton College – a long-standing partner of Hobson & Porter, which hosted the event in its equine arena. The college’s construction department experiences year-on-year growth and Foundations Live is becoming an important date in its calendar.

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