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The Wakefield Buzz

The new magazine for learning, life and leisure in the Wakefield District.

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Forthcoming Events
Oct
20
Open Evening

05.00pm, Wednesday, 20 October, 2021

Format and location of events are to be confirmed. Registrations open soon.

Nov
20
Open Day

11.00am, Saturday, 20 November, 2021

Format and location of events are to be confirmed. Registrations open soon.

Feb
16
Open Evening

05.00pm, Wednesday, 16 February, 2022

Format and location of events are to be confirmed. Registrations open soon.

Jun
18
Open Day

11.00am, Saturday, 18 June, 2022

Format and location of events are to be confirmed. Registrations open soon.

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The Feed
Blooming Display
Blooming Display

The Wakefield BID annual summer display, planted by Wakefield College horticulture students as part of the Wakefield Horticulture Partnership, coming into flower.

Horticulture
14 July, 2021
Students Origami Art Flies High
Students Origami Art Flies High

The Ridings Shopping Centre really loving their aerial display of a flock of individually crafted origami birds created by the talented students of Wakefield College!

The aerial sculpture really adds a splash of colour and makes everyone smile every time they walk past it.

Art, Media & Design
14 July, 2021
ECT Student of the Year
ECT Student of the Year

The girl smashed it! Teegan is the Wakefield College ECT student of the year! Recipe for success, fantastic attendance, great effort, lots of perseverance. ECT allows Year 11 students the opportunity to access a vocational course at College, provides progression to FE and a line of sight to employment…

Hospitality & Catering
30 June, 2021
Wella visit Hair & Beauty Students
Wella visit Hair & Beauty Students

A huge thank you to Zoe from Wella for coming in today to give our students some product knowledge training. Throughout the academic year different suppliers come into college to give our students some extra training alongside their chosen course.

Hair & Beauty
15 June, 2021
Ex Rugby Player Coaches Students
Ex Rugby Player Coaches Students

Ex Rugby League player/ coach and Athlete Mentor, Paul Broadbent delivered a session and presentation to some of our sports students this week. Great day and a lot learnt. 

Sport
10 June, 2021
Wish You Were Here | A Pink Floyd Livestream Experience

The School of Popular Music at Wakefield College is proud to present 'Wish You Were Here' - A Pink Floyd Livestream Experience with a variety…

Music
7 June, 2021