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01 Feb

Paris fun for NEW College students

Two sets of year 13 students from our Foundation Art group and our French group went together to gain experience of French life and culture, visiting landmarks of the capital including the Louvre and the Musée d’Orsay. The five day trip saw students climb Notre Dame to look at the gargoyles and go up the

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19 Dec

NEW College recognised for two top education awards

The TES FE Awards have shortlisted NEW College Pontefract in their Outstanding Teaching and Learning Initiative category for 2013.   The news was announced last week shortly after the sixth form college was also identified as runner up for the AoC Beacon Award for Effective Integration of Libraries/Learning Resource Centres in Curriculum Delivery. Both accolades

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19 Dec

NEW College students become county champions

Three students from NEW College, Pontefract are Boccia County Champions after taking part in The Lord’s Taverners Under 19s Team Competition at Huddersfield last month. Boccia, played in the Paralympics, is a similar sport to bowls in which teams aim to get their balls as close to the jack as possible. The team with the

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