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  • Exam tips for GCSEs… by Hannah Bradbury

    The lead up to your first GCSE exam can be a very daunting time, you are faced with the sudden realisation that exam season is no longer far away and it’s probably time for the real work to begin, despite promising yourself this would happen months ago. Although it’s the word everyone hates to hear,…


  • PLANNING A CHARITY BUSINESS FUNDRAISER BY JOSHUA MOTTERSHEAD

    Business can seem like something of a long road to Finance and Economy can’t it? Learning the simple roads of business ethics to be used in your daily, business routine? Why not have a Fundraising Event, showing all them skills in one? On the 28th February 2019, that’s exactly what my Business Level 3 class…


  • Why I chose to do an apprenticeship…

    Joel, a 19 year old from Longnor, is a current Level 3 Business Administration apprentice. Here he tells us about why he chose to do an apprenticeship in our latest Student Blog: I decided to do an apprenticeship because I wanted to develop my skills after leaving school. I’m based within a business full time…


  • College Was So Important to Me Because…

    I came to Buxton & Leek College at the age of 16 – I didn’t know what I wanted to do with my life in terms of career so I started with a Travel & Tourism course at the Buxton Campus. I enjoyed this because I wanted to do something to do with customer service…


  • The Best Decision I have Ever Made by Maia Beckett

    My name is Maia Beckett and I have spent the last two years studying Level 2 Beauty Therapy and Level 3 Spa Therapy at Buxton and Leek College. I have to say it was the best decision I have ever made. During my time at college I have been able to gain skills that have…