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Our students design, pitch and run new health awareness event

Our students design, pitch and run new health awareness event
14/01/2019

We have partnered with a local community café to host a unique event organised by students for the benefit of the local community. Students studying Level 3 BTEC Travel and Tourism at CRC are tasked with planning and promoting events as part of the curriculum. A group of 15 students were recently split into four...


College Volunteer Day sees staff and students volunteer across the county
20/12/2018

Students and staff from Cambridge Regional College’s (CRC) Cambridge and Huntingdon campuses joined forces last week to support a variety of charities and causes, both nationally and locally in Cambridgeshire, in a college-wide volunteering day. Volunteering and charity projects are a regular feature of the college calendar and the dedicated CRC Volunteering Day was announced...


Cambridge Regional College teams up with local businesses to donate 400 Christmas presents for children in care

The College has donated children’s presents to Children’s Social Care for 5 years and this year has joined forces with Anglia Revenues Partnership, Plowright Medical Centre, Taylor Vintners and Tesco’s store in Milton to reach the 400 mark. All the presents received are given to children who receive Children’s Social Care across Cambridgeshire, including Yaxley,...


Music students hold fundraising concert to support local homeless charity
17/12/2018

Students from Cambridge Regional College (CRC) have taken part in a gig at a local pub to raise money for a charity supporting homeless people in Cambridge. The Music Performance students were given a choice of which charity to work with and chose Wintercomfort as they recognised the need to provide people living on the...


Apprentice confirmed as technology industry role model at DevelopHER awards

Eva Westley, an apprentice at Cambridge Regional College, has won a prestigious award that recognises leading women working in the tech industry. Eva, from Fordham, is currently undertaking a Level 3 Diploma in Digital Marketing at the College’s Cambridge Campus and was nominated for the Apprentice DevelopHER award by her employer, Studio 24. The DevelopHER...


Tutor raises money for Huntingdon Charity
04/12/2018

A tutor from Cambridge Regional College has had her hair shaved to raise funds for a local cancer charity. Avril Watts, a Learning Support Mentor at the College’s Huntingdon Campus, is raising money for the Hunts Community Cancer Network Charity (HCCN) which works in conjunction with Hinchingbrooke Hospital to provide before and after care for...


A visit to the Air Ambulance team

Students from our  Huntingdon Campus have spent time at a local charity dedicated to saving lives. The Level 3 Health & Social Care students were invited to visit MAGPAS in Huntingdon to see for themselves the dedication and skills required by the charity’s Air Ambulance operation, which brings essential lifesaving care by land and air to...


New Composites Apprenticeships
29/11/2018

ADVANCED TRAINING ENTERPRISE PARTNERING WITH LOCAL BUSINESSES TO LAUNCH NEW COMPOSITE APPRENTICESHIP TO HELP MEET REGIONAL SKILLS SHORTAGE Alconbury, Huntingdonshire (Nov 19, 2018) – iMET opened its doors to welcome the first cohort of Composite Technician Apprentices at its new multi-million pound Advanced Training facility at Alconbury Weald earlier this week. The new Composites Apprenticeship has...


SEND students join in the dance

A local dance teacher has volunteered his services to give dance lessons to Special Educational Needs & Disabilities (SEND) students at our Huntingdon Campus. Chris Jones (CJ) is the owner of DanceXcess, a local dance studio  offering Class nights, Freestyles, Workshops, Tea Dances and social nights out to the local community. He gave up his own time...


Former CRC student wins prestigious catering award
22/11/2018

Lisa Normanton, who studied at Cambridge Regional College (CRC), has become the first ever NHS chef to win Public Sector Chef of the Year at the Craft Guild of Chefs Awards. Lisa studied her City and Guilds qualifications at CRC between 1985 and 1987. During this time, she worked alongside fellow students in the college...


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