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 […]

Students participating in the Pelican of London trip
College secures Big Lottery Funding
March 26, 2015

Lucky students from Weymouth College are set to take part in a journey of a lifetime thanks to a Big Lottery Fund grant. Participating in a ‘Youth in Action’ project, 12 students, three from Maritime Skills and nine from the Step-up course will join forces with students from London and set sail for four days […]

Anthony Coleman, Level 3 full-time Hair student at the Inspire 2014 show
Be Inspired – The Inspire Hair Show
March 18, 2015

An impressive evening of dance, live hair styling, catwalk, pyrotechnics and speeches awaits those attending the Inspire Hair Show at Weymouth College on Tuesday 24th March. The annual extravaganza, now in its fifth year has grown from strength to strength and brings together students from across the college utilising their skills for the spectacular show. […]

Photo 1 - Mark Chadwick
Music Industry Week comes to Weymouth
March 17, 2015

Mark Chadwick, guitarist and lead vocalist for the Levellers will be just one of the famous faces at Weymouth College’s Music Industry Week being held 23rd-27th March. Mark will be joined by a number of other music professionals who have been invited to take part in the week-long event. The event, in its second year, […]

HIX Academy Apprentice
College Smashes Targets for Young Apprentices
March 12, 2015

Weymouth College are celebrating the news that they have broken all records for the recruitment of young apprentices at the College.  The apprenticeships programme is one of the Government’s flagship initiatives and has become an increasingly popular option for school leavers. Having already exceeded its funding target for the current academic year, the College submitted […]

Prince’s Trust Team members celebrate with the Leggomen
February 26, 2015

Team members, family and friends from the first cohort of the Prince’s Trust Team Programme at Weymouth College; have attended a celebration event to recognise their achievements as they come to the end of their 12-week course. The Prince’s Trust Team Programme is designed to engage 16-25 year olds by building their confidence and abilities […]

Food hygiene rating
Top grade for Weyco and primary school catering services
February 20, 2015

A partnership between Weyco catering services at Weymouth College and six local schools are celebrating after each operation was awarded a grade ‘5’ after recent environmental health visits. The Food Hygiene Rating Scheme (FHRS), which is run by the local authority in partnership with the Food Standards Agency, helps individuals to decide where to eat […]

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