FE Commissioner visits Weymouth College
May 22, 2015

Dr David Collins, the FE Commissioner has visited Weymouth College as part of the Structures Prospects and Appraisal (SPA) and is impressed by the actions taken to bring the budget back into surplus, quoting that he is “delighted with the progress that Weymouth College has made under its new leadership and management, its successful delivery […]

Buxton House Finished patio
Prince’s Trust Team help Buxton House Residential Care Home with new patio
May 15, 2015

Team members from the Prince’s Trust Team programme two at Weymouth College have been putting their skills to good use as they tackled building a new patio for Buxton House Residential Care Home. The Team who had originally planned to start work on access to Castle Cove Beach, had to come up with a “plan B” […]

Disability Tennis
Disability Tennis Festival
May 7, 2015

  Students from Weymouth College Foundation Learning Department, Westfield Technology College and Wyvern Academy, will be coming together to participate in a Disability Tennis Festival to be held at Redlands Community Sports Hub on Friday the 8th May. The Festival, which is being held for the first time, is being led by Weymouth College student […]

New Spring/Summer menu launched at the HIX Academy
May 6, 2015

The HIX Academy has today launched its new Spring/Summer menu which has a number of exciting new extras to whet your appetite. In addition to its popular Al La Carte and set menus, guests to the Academy will now have the choice of a vegetarian menu and, for the first time, a separate menu for […]

College Square Openeing
College Square Opening
May 1, 2015

We didn’t let the weather spoil our fun as we officially opened the new College Square. After weeks of work by our brickwork and carpentry students to transform the College Square (with more developments still to come), today was the day that the College Square was officially opened. Our students have worked incredibly hard over […]

Travel and Tourism
Travel & Tourism students to board the 5* Azura
April 30, 2015

First year BTEC Travel & Tourism students from Weymouth College are preparing for a Residential Study Visit to Guernsey and Bruges on the P&O Cruises five star Azura. Setting sail for three nights from Southampton on the 29th May, the trip is an integral part of their two-year course and involves them planning and participating […]

Weymouth College Acoustic Summer Tour 2015
Weymouth College Acoustic Summer Tour 2015
April 15, 2015

Music students from Weymouth College are presenting a county-wide acoustic music tour culminating in a final performance at The Bay Theatre, Weymouth. Their shows will feature an eclectic mix of cutting edge rock, groovy drum ‘n’ bass and the sweet sounds of Bangladeshi pop – performed acoustically!  The students who are all studying a range […]

Students to battle for this year’s Boss Stone Carving Competition
April 8, 2015

Weymouth College, home to some of the best stonemasonry training courses in the UK, will be hosting its annual Boss Stone Carving Competition, which tests the skills of current stonemasonry and building conservation students. This year’s theme is ‘1914-1918’.  The contest will be held at the Dorset Skills Centre in Poundbury and runs from 9am […]

Inspire Hair Show
Hair, dance, pyrotechnics a catwalk and speeches – only at the Inspire Hair Show
March 30, 2015

On Tuesday 24th March, the College welcomed a range of guests including local businesses to a spectacular hair show. Guests were welcomed for pre-theatre canapés and cocktails in its unique restaurant the HIX Academy before being taken over to its Bay Theatre for the awe-inspiring show. Students from courses including Hair, Beauty, Media, Photography, Art, […]

Sport; Coaching, Health & Fitness Foundation Degree
University courses on the rise at Weymouth College
March 27, 2015

Weymouth College is looking forward to its biggest–ever intake of Higher Education students this autumn.  The latest data on applications confirms that the College is on course to achieve a 50% increase in students taking University-level courses in the town.  Programmes recruiting particularly well include Sport; Coaching, Health & Fitness, Health & Social Care, Fine […]

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