Jobseekers undertaking a course at Wiltshire College Trowbridge to increase their chances of gaining employment said it has been so beneficial, that they presented their tutor with a card, bunch of flowers and box of chocolates to say thank you.
A short film made by Wiltshire College students to teach young people about the risks associated with carrying weapons and imitation weapons is being rolled out to secondary schools and colleges across the county.
Outdoor Adventure sports students from Chippenham put their skills to the test at Brokerswood Country Park when they helped to build and repair facilities destroyed there during the winter storms.
Wiltshire College was inspected by Ofsted in the first week of March and received a Requires Improvement grading (Grade 3). This is the first time the college has been inspected under the new Ofsted Common Inspection framework.
Write two original songs, record them and then produce the music videos – that was the challenge thrown to music and film students at Wiltshire College Chippenham. Oh, and do it all in four days.
Wiltshire College and Salisbury Playhouse are delighted to have been Highly Commended at the Creative & Cultural Skills Employers of the Year Awards 2014 in the Best Collaboration between Industry and Education category.
Just three months after the first ground was broken, the £3.6 million Construction Skills Centre at Wiltshire College Trowbridge, which will train the next generation of construction workers, is certainly taking shape.
Wiltshire Council leaders have agreed to extend Places for People Leisure Management Ltd’s - previously DC Leisure Management - contract to run 11 of the 23 council leisure centres across the county until 2018.
OXFORDSHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL ARE ATTEMPTING TO CONTROL PENSIONERS RIGHTS TO MANAGE THEIR OWN FINANCES AND AFFAIRS.
A Pensioner from Henley appears to be bullied by 0XFORDSHIRE COUNTY COUNCIL SOCIAL SERVICES DEPT. He is being told that he cannot continue to manage his mothers financial affairs any more because they are going to.
Child trafficking, exploitation on the rise, warns UN expert - In an increasingly interconnected world, children are more at risk that ever of being sexually exploited or sold, a United Nations independent expert warned today, calling for decisive steps at the global level to stop crimes such as child prostitution and trafficking. [UN]
Chinese Activist Dies in Custody - The activist, Cao Shunli, 52, fell ill after being detained last fall and died of a lung infection, said her brother, who charged that the authorities failed to give her timely medical treatment. [The New York Times]