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Tuesday, 08 August 2017

The College’s Greenpower team took their “Knife n Fork It!” car to their first real championship heat at Goodwood on Sunday 25th June.  Out of 26 competitors, they placed 15th overall, 3rd in the kitcar class and were placed 2nd of the newcomers competing.   

Complete results can be found at

Thursday, 03 August 2017

The Bournemouth & Poole College is the first further education college to receive a ‘good’ grading for its Students’ Union following a Quality Assessment Review carried out by the National Union of Students (NUS).

Tuesday, 25 July 2017

The Bournemouth & Poole College has submitted a planning application for the next stages of the redevelopment of The College’s landmark Lansdowne campus.

This project will see an investment of more than £10million to ensure the buildings are suitable for future students, and has been designed to support the Dorset Skills Plan and Dorset Local Enterprise Partnership’s (Dorset LEP) strategic priorities. Work is expected to commence in 2018 subject to planning consent being approved by Bournemouth Borough Council.

Thursday, 20 July 2017

6 hectares of additional parkland at Upton Country Park was officially opened on Wednesday 19 July.

Thursday, 20 July 2017

A DORSET painter and decorator has been named one of the best in the country after winning a major national award.

Promise Clemons from Hamworthy, Poole, took the Apprentice/Trainee of the Year title in the Premier Trophy Awards – a national competition promoting high standards of craftsmanship organised by the Painting and Decorating Association.

The 19-year-old Bournemouth & Poole College student works for Mitie Property Services and works across Poole, Southampton and Weymouth.