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  • Virtual celebrations for GCSE resit students at Buxton & Leek College

      Buxton & Leek College has announced a number of remarkable GCSE maths & English student success stories, following its autumn exam results being released. November 2020 was the first opportunity for GCSE students to resit an exam after being previously awarded a ‘centre assessed grade’ when the summer GCSE exam season was cancelled due…


  • National Careers Service Virtual Careers Fair

    The National Careers Service Virtual Careers Fair takes place next week on 27 to 28 January, bringing together a range of speakers to talk about their current opportunities and give first-hand industry insight. The event is split into two days: Wednesday 27 January: Exhibition day This is a chance to hear to hear from organisations…


  • IMPORTANT UPDATE FOR LEARNERS, PARENTS & GUARDIANS, APPRENTICES & EMPLOYERS – 6th JANUARY 2021

    Dated: 6th January 2021 – Statement regarding recent Government announcements Following the announcement by the Prime Minister on 4th January to initiate a third national lock down and to cancel GCSE and A-Level examinations. With effect from Tuesday 5th January until further notice we will be reverting to remote delivery across all campuses. Students are expected to attend all…


  • Important information for students: 4th January update

    4th January 2020 Following the announcement from the Prime Minister tonight, we are considering any required changes and will update students tomorrow. This week will continue as a remote learning week as detailed in the information below posted last week. 30th December 2020 Following the announcement by the Secretary of State for Education this afternoon, Buxton &…


  • BLC Christmas Video Marks the End of College’s Amazing December Fundraising

    Buxton & Leek College has released its Christmas Video which features students and staff looking merry and festive, whilst still making sure they stick to their ‘social baubles’. The start of the video showcases the beautiful singing of 17-year-old Tori Davies from Leek, a Public Services’ student who covers Keane’s song, Somewhere Only We know.…


  • Level 2 Hairdressing students Christmas appeal success

    Our Level 2 Hair Students at the Leek campus have been busy gathering together Christmas parcels to donate to a local charity, Lighthouse Refuge – Glow.    The campaign has been driven by Level 2 Hairdressing Student, Katie Howley, who said:   “The aim was to be able to provide a toy parcel to give…