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Topping out ceremony for Torfaen Learning Zone

16 September 2019

We've 'topped out' at the in a special ceremony to mark the latest milestone in the £24 million development.

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It's a recipe for learning success

16 September 2019

We're delighted to be launching Wales' first Chefs' Forum Academy with our Catering and Hospitality students being offered unrivalled access to the UK's most inspirational culinary experts.

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Coleg Gwent A Level learners celebrate their success

15 August 2019

Coleg Gwent students and staff are today celebrating another year of excellent A Level results across their campuses. The college's pass rate was a superb 98.5%, which is above the Wales and UK comparator for the fourth year running. Across Coleg Gwent, 392 students sat just under 1,000 A Level examinations between them and 76% of these achieved A*-C grades.

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Catering students joined top Welsh chef in his Michelin-starred kitchen

8 August 2019

Three of our catering students joined top Welsh chef James Sommerin to cook up a winning menu of canapés at his Michelin-starred Penarth restaurant.

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New logo designed by Coleg Gwent student for Torfaen Voluntary Alliance

2 August 2019

Congratulations to foundation degree graphic communication student Lee Brakspears for designing a great new logo for the Torfaen Voluntary Alliance.

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Construction staff got on their bikes for St David's Hospice Care

19 July 2019

Well done to our construction lecturers who successfully completed their annual charity bike ride in aid of St David's Hospice Care. The Coleg Gwent staff have raised thousands of pounds for a variety of charities over the past decade through their efforts.

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