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10 March 2017
From chasing stories to chasing jaguars, Dartmoor Zoo’s Ben Mee came to City College Plymouth to talk to students about his change in career path and the truth about buying a zoo. After being excluded from school, Ben was unsure where to turn but...
8 March 2017
Mayflower 400 is the latest hot topic to be discussed at Plymouth’s leading business dining event, Talking Business @ PL1.
November 2015
Junior Chef Academy Graduation at City College On Tuesday 24 November budding young chefs from across the City prepared, cooked and served a special graduation dinner for family and friends, showcasing...more.
City College Wins National Beacon Award for Apprenticeships Apprenticeship success sees City College Plymouth named as a Beacon for others in national awards. A programme for delivering good quality Apprenticeships...more.
College Nursery Supports Children in Need From Monday 9 until Friday 13 November, Curious Kittens Nursery at City College Plymouth has been taking part in a fun-packed week of fundraising activity to...more.
Local People Asked are you Game to Dine with Wine? PL1 Restaurant’s popular ‘Dine with Wine’ event is returning with a gastronomic game theme. Visitors to the simple and elegant restaurant situated at City...more.
Plymouth Student’s Appeal for ‘Shoes for School’ Adele Paisey-Bruce, 17, is encouraging people in Plymouth to donate pairs of shoes to help children in Gambia go to school. The City College student was...more.
Local Businesses Help Shape Future of College City College Plymouth invited local businesses to help shape the future of their curriculum in their first industry skills audit. The College’s Employer...more.
Young People Get a Taste of College Life During half term, over 100 young people took part in a series of free course taster sessions at City College Plymouth, giving them the chance to try something...more.
Pre-Apprenticeship was the Entrée to Local Man’s Dream Catering Job A local man says that his Pre-Apprenticeship was the ideal way to achieve the grades he needed to start his Apprenticeship in the catering industry. Jayce...more.
October 2015
Plymouth Students Meet Minister at Welsh Assembly Students from City College Plymouth met with the Deputy Minister for Culture, Sport and Tourism, on a trip to the Welsh Assembly earlier this month. Ken Skates...more.
College Students Give Rugby a Try at Festival As part of the national Festival of Rugby 2015, 130 students from City College Plymouth took part in the ‘Rugby Mega Festival’ at Plymouth Albion Rugby Club....more.
Biology Week: Ready, Bready, Bake As part of the Royal Society of Biology’s ‘Biology Week 2015’, staff and students from City College Plymouth were invited to put their creative culinary skills...more.
College Celebrates Silver Hat-trick at Televised Award Ceremony City College Plymouth has won three silver awards at the annual Pearson Teaching Awards, which will be broadcast as ‘Britain’s Classroom Heroes’ on BBC2 at 6....more.
College Welcomes Principal from Uganda City College Plymouth has welcomed Principal Kalisto Agea Ogwang from their twin College, the Human Technical Development Training Centre in Africa.more.
Think Apprenticeships aren’t as valuable as other qualifications? Think again. Julie McLean MBE from City College Plymouth sets the record straight … Over my many years working at the College, I have seen so many young people’s lives...more.
Greenergy Recruits First Apprentice at its Plymouth Fuel Terminal Greenergy, the UK’s largest road fuel supplier, has extended its Apprenticeship scheme to its Plymouth fuel distribution site. Michael Fesler, a Plymouth...more.
College Awarded Healthy College Quality Mark City College Plymouth has been awarded the Healthy College Quality Mark at bronze level. Co-ordinated by Plymouth City Council in partnership with Plymouth...more.