Warrington and Halton hospitals partner up with Warrington & Vale Royal College

January 22, 2019

Warrington and Halton Hospitals NHS FT has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Warrington & Vale Royal College, signalling a commitment to ‘home grow’ the local NHS workforce of the … Continued

Redrow Homes make generous donation to college’s brickwork department

January 18, 2019

Thank you to Redrow Homes and their Project Manager Ashley Terron for their extremely generous donation of 56 packs of bricks to our brickwork department! Ashley, a former brickwork apprentice … Continued

Talented Graphics students showcase designs to LGBTQ+ Society

January 18, 2019

Winsford campus’ Level 3 Graphic Design students showcased their designs for a prejudice campaign. The students reflected upon the types of prejudice they themselves have experienced or witnessed. They created … Continued

Ex-student Rayner returns to college as Media Make-up Lecturer

January 15, 2019

Former Warrington & Vale Royal College student, Rayner Cunniffe, has been appointed as a Media Make-up Lecturer at the college’s Warrington campus. Rayner previously enrolled at the college as an … Continued

Former star student secures job at one of the UK’s best restaurants

January 11, 2019

Former Warrington & Vale Royal College Hospitality & Culinary Arts student, Russell Wood, has secured the coveted position of Commis Chef at Michelin-starred restaurant Moor Hall in Ormskirk. A Grade II-listed … Continued

Double Gold Award success for college in national reading scheme

December 12, 2018

Warrington & Vale Royal College and partners were delighted to receive the prestigious Double Gold Award for reading from The Reading Agency, recognising the college’s achievement in reading and literacy. … Continued

Dedicated students secure work placements at Warrington Hospital

December 12, 2018

Nine Level 3 Health & Social Care students from Warrington campus have secured esteemed work placements at Warrington Hospital. For two days per week, the students are required to undertake … Continued

‘Fun Cooking’ with Patisserie & Confectionary student Aini Amin

December 7, 2018

With over 43,000 Facebook followers and a Facebook group boasting over 19,000 members, Aini Amin’s blog Fun Cooking is a sweet success! Despite her obvious culinary talents, this September Aini … Continued

ACL Mindfulness Lecturer Felicia Woodhouse on finding her calling

December 7, 2018

Felicia Woodhouse was unemployed for a number of years on account of her depression, yet with the help of New Leaf and Warrington & Vale Royal College, she soon found … Continued

Q&A with Student President Alina Lanyo

December 7, 2018

Name: Alina Lanyo Course: Business Level 3                                                                                                              Campus: Warrington FACT: Alina can speak six different languages: Czech, English, Hungarian, Russian, Slovak and Ukrainian. What made you decide to run for … Continued

#RoadSafetyWeek at Warrington & Vale Royal College

November 23, 2018

It’s National Road Safety Week, when drivers are reminded of their own responsibility when out on the roads. Raising awareness of the importance of road safety, Warrington & Vale Royal College’s … Continued

Adult students see the bigger ‘pitcher’ at Winsford campus ceramics class

November 23, 2018

Mother and daughter Michelle and Emma Eppleston are just two of the many adult students embarking on the Level 1 Ceramics Creative Craft Award at Warrington & Vale Royal College’s … Continued

Rehearsals are underway for Rapunzel the Pantomime!

November 22, 2018

“RAPUNZEL, RAPUNZEL!” Let your hair down this Christmas with Warrington & Vale Royal College’s modern retelling of the classic fairy tale. Forced to live alone in a tower with nothing … Continued

Students celebrate success at Warrington & Vale Royal College’s Higher Education Awards Ceremony

November 16, 2018

The outstanding success of Warrington & Vale Royal College’s Higher Education students has been celebrated at its annual awards ceremony, set in the magnificent St Elphin’s Church in Warrington. Friends, … Continued

Construction students honour the fallen with Remembrance Day memorial

November 11, 2018

To commemorate the 100th anniversary of Armistice Day, Warrington & Vale Royal College’s Brickwork, Carpentry & Joinery and Electrical Installation students built a touching memorial showcasing their skills. Brickwork tutor Carl … Continued

University of Chester provides UCAS support to students

October 22, 2018

Vicki Riley from the University of Chester’s outreach team was on hand at our Warrington campus today to provide information, advice and guidance on student’s university applications and personal statements. … Continued

Catering students celebrate Black History Month with delicious food

October 22, 2018

October welcomes Black History Month, an annual commemoration of the history, achievements and contributions of black people in the UK. To celebrate, Warrington & Vale Royal College’s Enrichment Coordinator, Bev … Continued

Cheshire’s colleges make a real difference to communities and businesses

October 19, 2018

The significant and growing contribution which Cheshire’s colleges make to the lives of the region’s communities, its industries and to the national economy have been highlighted during Colleges Week (15 … Continued

Staff Profile: Nick Smeltzer #LoveOurColleges Week

October 11, 2018

To show our support for Love Our Colleges week, we’ve been speaking to staff and students across the college to get their opinions on what they love about college. Yesterday, … Continued

Student chefs cook at Michelin-starred Tom Kerridge’s Pub in the Park

September 13, 2018

Hospitality & Catering students at Warrington & Vale Royal College had the opportunity of a lifetime last weekend as they joined Michelin-starred chef Tom Kerridge at his Pub in the … Continued

The Academy celebrate the 100th birthday of their oldest and much loved client

September 13, 2018

The Academy hair and beauty salon at Warrington & Vale Royal College celebrated the 100th birthday of Mrs Margaret Isherwood last Friday. Mrs Isherwood was treated to a fresh perm … Continued

College competition rewards GCSE students with fantastic prizes!

August 17, 2018

A competition organised by Warrington & Vale Royal College saw year 11 students across the Warrington & Vale Royal area win a range of fantastic prizes, including £300 worth of … Continued

VIDEO: Software developer Ryan named as ‘Apprentice of the Year’ by BTEC!

July 6, 2018

When Ryan Kenny enrolled on an apprenticeship at Warrington & Vale Royal College, he had no idea just how much his life was about to change. Now, the 18 year … Continued