Category Archives: The College

Mother’s day arrived early in Birmingham Women’s Hospital

Posted: Fri 20th March 2015

Twelve students of hairdressing visited Birmingham Women’s Hospital last week to pamper new mums and mums to be in a special pre-Mother’s day treat.

Local MPs attend Beatfreeks event to raise political awareness in Bournville College students.

Posted: Thu 26th February 2015

Beatfreeks was formed in January 2013, before being officially incorporated as an organisation in June 2013. The Birmingham based organisation aims to pioneer new ways of engaging, empowering and developing people and spaces through a blend of arts, media, training, leadership and enterprise. The political interest levels of young people in the UK has been […]

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Gold medal for the Marketing Team

Posted: Thu 8th January 2015

Bournville College is the best at event management, according to a prestigious national award. The marketing team scooped a gold award for Event Management, at a glittering College Marketing Network awards ceremony in Bracknell, beating colleges across the country. The award was for the centenary celebrations last year, which saw over four hundred visitors join […]

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College appoints an interim principal

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Posted: Fri 19th December 2014

Bournville College has appointed Michele Sutton, OBE, as interim Principal and Chief Executive. Michele’s appointment follows the retirement of Norman Cave, who left the College last month due to ill health after twelve years at the helm. She joins the College on 5th January and will remain in the role until a permanent successor is […]

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College Principal’s retirement is announced

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Posted: Fri 28th November 2014

Bournville College’s Principal has announced his retirement after twelve years at the helm. Norman Cave, who took up the post in 2002, has served at the College for 33 years. The College has enjoyed many successes during Norman’s leadership, including extensive curriculum expansion into areas of management and professional programmes, construction, hair and beauty and […]

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College celebrates its students’ achievements

Posted: Wed 26th November 2014

Students, staff and supporters of Bournville College gathered to celebrate student successes during its annual Student Awards Evening held at the Town Hall, Birmingham.

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Student wins British Colleges Sport Award

Posted: Wed 14th May 2014

Bournville College student, Daniel Wyatt recently became the winner of the British Colleges Sport (BCS)…

Bournville College hosts Windows 8 tour

Posted: Mon 12th May 2014

Bournville College recently held the worldwide Windows 8 tour; one of only a select few college’s to do so.

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Bournville College students meet Prime Minister, David Cameron.

Posted: Fri 25th April 2014

Bournville College students met David Cameron at question an answer session, hosted at Capital FM’s…

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