Blog Banner


Results: 1 - 10 of 154 News

Talented Max wins two national film awards

Former student and talented film-maker, Max Roach, won two honours at a prestigious national online film awards presentation attended by movie director Edgar Wright and US actor Michael Sheen.

Max, who studied the TV and Film BTEC as well as A Level Film Studies while at Havering Sixth Form in Wingletye Lane, ...

Date: 2021-02-25   ‐   Category: New City College   ‐   Posted By: Marketing    

College roadmap for a safe return to campus learning

New City College is prioritising safety in plans to get students and staff back to our campus classrooms.

After the Government's announcement that schools and colleges would resume in March, senior staff are working on a safety roadmap back to campus, including robust Covid testing, the wearing of face masks and a ...

Date: 2021-02-24   ‐   Category: New City College   ‐   Posted By: Marketing    

Free online courses to enhance your life and career

Do you have time on your hands and want to create a better version of yourself? or are you looking to improve your chances of getting back to work once lockdown is over? Maybe you are hoping for a promotion in your current role?

New City College has the perfect answer with ...

Date: 2021-02-23   ‐   Category: New City College   ‐   Posted By: Marketing    

Virtual work experience helping students through the lockdown

Although the Covid pandemic has stopped many of our students going out into the workplace to complete work experience, some have been able to take part in virtual sessions with employers.

Six students on the Level 3 Engineering BTEC course were given the opportunity of a week's online work experience with Tideway West, ...

Date: 2021-02-17   ‐   Category: New City College   ‐   Posted By: Marketing    

Nursery children pay their own special tribute to Sir Tom

Children from the New City College Nursery Group were excited to pay their very own special tribute to the heroic Captain Sir Tom Moore on Thursday 4th February.

The children walked 100 steps around the beautiful forest gardens at the nurseries in Arbour Square, Stepney, and at NCC Hackney campus, and then clapped 100 ...

Date: 2021-02-05   ‐   Category: New City College   ‐   Posted By: Marketing    

February is LGBT+ History Month!

Everyone has the right to be educated in a safe environment and as a college, we promote equality, safety and visibility in education for LGBT people.

We want everyone to be aware that people have multiple, complex and diverse identities which shape the world and make history. We teach our students about ...

Date: 2021-02-04   ‐   Category: New City College   ‐   Posted By: Marketing    

Live-streamed awards evening showcases our wonderful students and their inspiring journeys

Outstanding and inspirational students from New City College were honoured at the annual Student Achievement Awards ceremony on Wednesday.

Former professional footballer and now TV personality, Alex Scott MBE, was the special guest at the virtual presentation which was streamed live from the TV studios at our Ardleigh Green campus in Havering, ...

Date: 2021-02-01   ‐   Category: New City College   ‐   Posted By: Marketing    

FE White Paper: An opportunity for a brighter future

New City College Group Principal and CEO Gerry McDonald has written an article on the recently published FE White Paper which has been included in the TES.

Gerry writes that although at first glance the White Paper is disappointing, if you dig deeper, the more you see the promise of something innovative ...

Date: 2021-02-01   ‐   Category: New City College   ‐   Posted By: Marketing    

Thousands visit website for virtual Open Day

The New City College virtual Open Day held on Saturday 16th January attracted an astonishing 10,000 visits to the host website.

Although students and parents were not able to come onto the campus sites because of the national lockdown, there were 1,400 registered attendees to the subject sessions which were held online.


Date: 2021-01-20   ‐   Category: New City College   ‐   Posted By: Marketing    

University progression increases for New City College students despite pandemic

UCAS applications, acceptances and placements for students at prestigious Russell Group universities all increased in 2020 at New City College.

Despite the pandemic causing uncertainty for young people, a huge number of students have worked hard to secure fantastic futures. A total of 1,677 applications to university were made across the college's six campuses, ...

Date: 2021-01-13   ‐   Category: New City College   ‐   Posted By: Marketing