North Hertfordshire College’s construction students attended a series of building site work experience sessions with a major construction company, Bouygues UK.Bouygues UK are working on behalf of Stevenage Borough Council to develop new homes for the local community. 29 carpentry and 45 bricklaying students were instructed to arrive on the
North Hertfordshire College (NHC) ICT student, Madeleine Abbott, has been offered an apprenticeship position with Microsoft after recently finishing her course. During her course, Madeleine took part in a task organised by ICT tutor, Phil Ruffell, in which the students were asked to create an advertisement for Microsoft using banners.
Mitchell Holloway has been elected Sabbatical Student President of North Hertfordshire College (NHC). Mitchell recently completed a public services course at NHC and was elected on 16 June after running a successful campaign for president. As student president, Mitchell will be leading a range of student voice activities including attendance
West Herts College has been recognised with a Gold Award in the 2017 HE Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF). A Gold Award means an institution is of the highest quality, providing consistently outstanding teaching, learning and outcomes for its students. In particular, the assessment of West Herts College praised the high
More than 40 rural residents, including local landowners, farmers and rural businesses, attended the annual Royston and Baldock Rural Barn Meet on Monday June 19 at Quickswood Farm in Clothall, Baldock. North Herts Hosts Popular Barn MeetThe barn meet is a popular event which enables the rural communities of North
Around 1000 people visited the Operation Stomp event in Bishop’s Stortford on Wednesday June 21. Operation Stomp is the police-led, multi-agency operation aimed at protecting communities and keeping local residents safe. The re-launch event took place in the Sainsbury’s car park in Thorley Neighbourhood Centre between 3 and 9pm. Officers
Hertfordshire’s Sexual Assault Referral Centre has been re-launched with a new look. Herts SARC, formerly known as the Sunflower SARC, is now managed by Mountain Healthcare, jointly commissioned by the NHS and Hertfordshire Constabulary. The centre now has a new logo, as well as a new website, which offers more
Herts Jazz is pleased to announce the line-up for its seventh Herts Jazz Festival taking place on 13-15 October at the Hawthorne Theatre, Welwyn Garden City. Georgie Fame with the Guy Barker Big Band gets the ball rolling on the Friday night. Saturday night climaxes with The Golden Age of