News Archive

G.T. Bunning & Sons supplies Houghall with a brand new state-of-the-art farming machine!

East Durham College is proud to be working with G.T. Bunning & Sons LTD, a well-established manufacturer of farming machinery that is exported all over the world. They have recently supplied us with a brand new 8t Farmstar 80 TVA Muck Spreader which has a built-in weigh cell and on-board computer which allows precision application of farmyard manure. With the rising cost of fertiliser, it is going to be highly effective to have this machine applying nutrients to only the areas they are most needed.
Posted 09/12/2022

ED6 student represents Great Britain at World Skate Games!

ED6 student Benjamin Millward has just returned from Argentina after representing Great Britain in the World Skate Games!
Posted 22/11/2022

East Durham College Student Fundraising for Life-Saving Surgery for Brother Not Offered on the NHS

A young student is putting out a plea to her local community to help raise money for life-saving surgery for her brother, after being informed that the surgery can’t be funded by the NHS and will cost them £10,000.
Posted 10/11/2022

British Senior National Horseback Archery Champion hosts class at Houghall

British Senior National Horseback Archery Champion, Emily Massey, hosted a brilliant class open to the public at the Equine Unit in Houghall Campus.
Posted 28/10/2022

Allan Raby wins 'Floristry Tutor of the Year'!

Congratulations to Allan Raby for winning 'Floristry Tutor of the Year' at the British Floristry Association's Industry Awards!
Posted 27/10/2022

Seven talented ED6 students beat hundreds nationwide to take part in STEM programme!

Congratulations to our fantastic ED6 students who have secured coveted places on Upskill Me’s Empowered Females in STEM programme!
Posted 04/10/2022

T Level opportunities with The Pulman Group available now

East Durham Technical College have three exciting opportunities available right now to study a T Level qualification in Automotive studies alongside The Pulman Group.
Posted 30/09/2022

£2.7 Million Funding Awarded to plug ‘hidden’ healthcare skills gaps in the North East

In 2019, the government pledged to recruit an additional 50,000 nurses to the NHS by 2024. But what about other roles – like pharmacists and healthcare scientists – which form the ‘hidden backbone’ of the health sector?
Posted 26/09/2022